Museum TV HD is now available to TV Com subscribers. The channel dedicated to art is available in the PREMIUM package (EPG position 133) and in the list of the Entertainment channels (EPG position 503).
In Russia and CIS, Museum TV HD is distributed by THEMA RUS, a Canal+ International group company.
“Museum TV HD tells its viewers not only about painting and architecture, but it also shows cultural places, broadcasts auctions, including the prestigious Sotheby’s one, demonstrates contemporary digital and video art. It is important for us that the number of Museum TV HD viewers is growing, and that people can learn a lot of interesting things and visit cultural venues from all over the world thanks to our programs and without leaving their living room, which is even more relevant in today’s reality,” said Natalya Kabikova, Managing Director of THEMA RUS.
“Museum TV HD brings masterpieces of the world’s greatest art collections directly to our customers’ apartments. Thanks to Museum TV HD channel, any viewer gets the opportunity to get into the best art galleries and museums in the world: The Hermitage, Louvre, Orsay Museum, etc., and gets acquainted with the most famous paintings in the history of mankind. We are glad that now our subscribers have such a unique opportunity to become part of the art world,” added Talgat Shakenov, Director of TV Commerce LLP.
In February, Museum TV HD presents premieres about the life and creations of the legendary Vincent Van Gogh, offering special programmes “The Choice to paint: Vincent Van Gogh” and “The great Masters of Painting: Vincent Van Gogh”, which will tell about how the artist found his own style.
In March, Museum TV HD will host a selection of programs dedicated to the International Women’s Day – as part of “Women in Art” special programming. After all, where can you find women in art? In fact, everywhere – they are muses, models, collectors and, of course, artists. Watch “Frida Kahlo – Between Ecstasy and Pain” and learn about the artist’s main paintings listening to the emotional reading of her personal by Marina Vlady. The programme “Sarah Bernhardt – Her life, her follies” will tell about the actress and muse of the greatest artists of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, who traveled around the world and became a real ambassador of the French culture.
With this new launch, TV Com platform diversifies and completes its cultural and entertainment offer as they had launched in December 2020 another TV channel from THEMA RUS portfolio – Stingray iConcerts, fully dedicated to live concerts of the world’s best modern musicians, as well as legends of the past, such as The Rolling Stones, Metallica, Beyonce, Ellie Goulding, Aerosmith, Maroon 5 and many others.