On September 23rd The Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts hosted the graduation ceremony for 2017 year graduate students of British BA programs and Russian continuing professional development courses.
The event took place at the Italian patio of the museum, which is a replica of the courtyard of the Bargello palazzo in Florence. The graduates received their diplomas alongside valedictories from their program leaders surrounded by the architecture and sculptures of Cinquecento.
The welcoming speeches were given by Anastasiya Butrym, Director of the British Higher School of Art and Design, Tim Simmons, Head of British Programs, and Dr. Megan Knight, assistant to the Dean of the School of Creative Arts at the University of Hertfordshire.
The British Higher School of Art and Design expresses its gratitude to the Pushkin Museum for its assistance in organizing the event!