Centre of the Roerichs said that the entrances to the Museum building in downtown Moscow was sealed
MOSCOW, April 29 — RIA Novosti. The entrances to the building of the Museum of the International center of the Roerichs (ICR) in the center of Moscow sealed reported Saturday on the website of the ICR.
Earlier, the Ministry of culture of the Russian Federation said that the eviction of the International centre of the Roerichs of the Lopukhins ‘ estate in the center of Moscow is aimed at ensuring its safety. In the ICR, in turn, reported that on the territory of the Museum included people in support of law enforcement and refuse to leave, citing a court decision on the eviction of the ICR of the Lopukhins ‘ estate.
The entrances to the Museum building is sealed. The territory left the Museum of the East … as well as representatives of law enforcement agencies. On-site stay for four people from the ICR and the Museum of Vostochanaya of culture of the Russian Federation
Vice-President of the ICR Stetsenko and lawyer Abramova went in OVD Hamovniki to complain about the actions of representatives of the Oriental Museum, added in the Center of the Roerichs.
The fourth of April, the Moscow city court upheld the decision of the Federal property management Agency about the transfer of the State Museum of the East of the Lopukhins ‘ estate in the center of Moscow, where at the moment there is the international centre of the Roerichs (ICR).
He took a HOMESTEAD lease, but after the centre was unable to comply with its terms, the city in 2014 gave her the contract on gratuitous use, and in 2015, the estate was transferred to the Federal property and later the Museum of the East to create there a Museum of the Roerichs.
Earlier in the ICR were searched in the criminal case of major fraud in one of the banks. As reported by RIA Novosti Director of the Museum of Oriental art, Alexander Sedov, now all the taken pictures are subordinate to the Museum.
The international centre of the Roerichs, located on the territory of the city of the Lopukhins ‘ estate, is an international public organization. The initiative of its creation belongs to Svyatoslav Roerich, a member of the famous dynasty of Russian artists, thinkers and scientists. Its founder, Nicholas Roerich created about 7 thousand paintings, many of which are in famous galleries in the world.