Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Pierre Cardin

Pierre Cardin with the habit vert and he Académie des Beaux-Arts, Commander of the Legion of Honour by Andrei Kovalchuk
Pierre Cardin wearing the badge of Commander of the Legion of Honour
With the habit vert and the epée of the Académie des Beaux-Arts
Statue by Andrei Kovalchuk, 2011
Carré des Ambassadeurs
Jardins des Champs-Élysées, 8e arrondissement
Paris, July 2012

“Official and personal greetings were sent by the President and Vice-President of the Russian Academy of Arts Zurab Tsereteli and Tair Salakhov, as well as Andrei Kovalchuk, Chairman of the Russian Union of Artists, who created a bronze sculpture of Cardin and presented it to him on this anniversary. The sculpture was installed next to the Place de la Concorde in Paris, on the Champs-Élysées. Congratulations on the occasion of Pierre Cardin’s birthday convey the deep respect and friendship of the Russian people and the nation’s prominent cultural figures.”
(№2 2012, The Tetriakov Gallery Magazine)

3 comments:

黄清华 Wong Ching Wah said...

Looks a gentleman !

cieldequimper said...

It looks very realistic.

Changes in the wind said...

Love the detail of the jacket...