Reception at the Russian Embassy in honour of the «The Last Tsar: Blood and Revolution» exhibition opening

On 19 September 2018 the Russian Embassy in London hosted a reception on the occasion of the «The Last Tsar: Blood and Revolution» exhibition, which opens at the Science Museum on the 21 September. Despite political tensions, cultural exchange remains the bright spot in our relations.

During the reception the Russian Ambassador Alexander Yakovenko awarded the Pushkin medal to the world's leading expert on Joseph Brodsky's life and work, Professor Valentina Polukhina.