Interesting

Cafe opened in "Armenia" store

At one of the oldest Moscow stores, "Armenia" on Pushkin Square, a small cafe was opened. It is located right in the store, to the right of the entrance. Inside there are three large tables for five to six people and four for two, all the furniture is wooden and made by hand to order. On the shelves of sideboards are souvenirs and antique gizmos from Armenia.
Events of the week

Meeting with the head of the Levada Center, a lecture about Uralmash and films from Ural street artists

Monday, May 20 At 16:00, the third meeting will begin at the Yeltsin Museum as part of the Museum Academy. As part of this meeting, the first results and overall results for the Museum Night in Yekaterinburg 2019, successful and failed sites, as well as the reasons for these successes will be presented. Cost: Free, by registration At 19:00 in the educational center of the Yeltsin Center, the sociologist and director of the Levada Center Lev Gudkov will give a lecture “Irritated Society: Public Opinion of Russia in 2019”.
Personal experience

"I was a communist": How a French student lives in an Irkutsk family

The Frenchman Hubert-Felix Delattre, who had dreamed of seeing Lake Baikal since childhood, came to Irkutsk for a language internship. For four months, the Veselyashkins family became the home of the foreign guest. Now Felix shares a room with a Russian peer, participates in family celebrations, introduces his Irkutsk family to French cuisine and learns to "relax in Russian."
Interesting

Abrau-Durso Boris Titov will open the first champagne bar in GUM

The group of companies "Abrau-Durso" business ombudsman Boris Titov in early November will launch the champagne bar of the same name in the Moscow GUM. This was reported by the newspaper Kommersant, citing a company representative. "Abrau-Durso" will be located on the third line of the GUM. The bar with an area of ​​63 square meters will have 40 seats.
Weekly Discounts

70% off at Aizel and 50% off at Sport Marathon

Aizel Discounts Aizel continues to sell - maximum discounts have reached 70%. The most attentive and practical can even find things and shoes for the coming autumn. So, the Comme des Garçons Girl red cotton jacket now costs 16,860 rubles instead of 56,200 rubles, black jeans with a 3X1 fringe - 11,800 rubles instead of 23,600 rubles, Marni midi wool skirt - 18,960 rubles instead of 63,200 rubles.
Week on the Internet

Prostitute from the church choir, interviews with Basta and the teaser of the new "Twin Peaks"

Every weekend Life around collects the most interesting, popular, funny and strange materials for a week on the Russian and foreign Internet for those who do not have time to read on weekdays. In this issue, there is a children's section of the Arzamas website, an orientalist and Turkologist on the murder of the Russian ambassador in Turkey, a ficher on the relevance of feminism, and much more.

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The owner of Global Point Family - about the scandal around the restaurant "22.13"

Last year, Global Point Family closed its projects at Konyushennaya Square: Barbaresco, The Americano and 22.13. The reason for this was a conflict with the owner of the premises: representatives of the holding are still suing him. At the same time, the other day, bailiffs of St. Petersburg arrested the property of the restaurant "22.13" to cover debts to suppliers - this is 4.5 million rubles, the company is rumored to owe its employees about another million rubles.
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Editor'S Choice

Untitled: Space with indoor art dinners and Dagestan food | 2019
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Untitled: Space with indoor art dinners and Dagestan food

In autumn, Untitled space opened on Petrovka, combining a cafe and a platform for art projects and parties. A team of art historians who worked in the "Cooking Shop", Moscow galleries and at international art fairs, designed the premises in a minimalistic manner and since then regularly attracted Russian artists to work together.
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Good Enough will open a second coffee shop in place of Blum Café | 2019
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Good Enough will open a second coffee shop in place of Blum Café

In October, the second Good Enough coffee shop in Moscow will open at Blum Café on Bolshaya Dmitrovka. Life co-owner Anastasia Godunova spoke about this around Life. According to her, they with a partner Sergei Chumin basically do not want to sell franchises and develop a network of coffee houses of the same name. But in the first coffee house there were a lot of guests, and the owners thought about the second point in the city center.
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Dan Kennedy "Tight Time Management" | 2019
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Dan Kennedy "Tight Time Management"

Each week, H&F reads one business book and selects the most interesting points from it. This time we read a funny book by Dan Kennedy, the entrepreneur and time management guru, about what time-consuming vampires torment us daily. H&F identified eight of these monsters and told how to deal with them.
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Roshin Murphy concert, primitive exhibition and meeting with Serebrennikov | 2019
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Roshin Murphy concert, primitive exhibition and meeting with Serebrennikov

Having several pseudonyms (the most famous are Sneaker and Dunkeltier), German Thomas Smorek makes edits and his own music in a wide range of genres: from prickly post-punk and EBM through Italo disco and new beat to percussion-rich house, electro and cold-blooded techno. The inexorable sovereign of the dance floors will be supported by the best local forces in the person of Simple Symmetry, Grisha Nelyubin under the moniker Odopt, Timur Omar, Art Crime, Dima Kovyazin and many others.
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A2B.ru: How a taxi company goes online | 2019
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A2B.ru: How a taxi company goes online

Alexey Prokopiev, together with partner Ilya Kapustin, created a group of PiK companies together. It all started as a taxi service with its own fleet, and now the company has created the A2B service. With it, you can book yourself a transfer in almost any country in the world. The turnover of PiK in 2013 should amount to 100 million rubles.
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How to celebrate the New Year without harm?
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How to celebrate the New Year without harm?

New Year's holidays and corporate parties always affect health and well-being not in the best way. Constant feasts, alcohol and violation of the regime lead to overeating, weight gain and a hangover. Life around asked vital questions to Antonina Starodubova, doctor of medical sciences and chief freelance nutritionist at the Moscow Department of Health.
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How are the filming of Russian TV shows
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How are the filming of Russian TV shows

As part of a joint project, Life around and Play With Time, we talked with David Kocharov, the director of the third season of the series “Sweet Life” and the Instagram sitcom about summer and friendship @play_with_time. David told us how series are shot in Russia, what is the complexity of this genre and what it can become in a few years.
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Picasso, Muse and a party on the shore of Lake Baikal
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Picasso, Muse and a party on the shore of Lake Baikal

Exhibitions Exhibition of graphics by Pablo Picasso An exhibition of graphics by Pablo Picasso "Paragraphs" has opened at the Sukachev Manor. The exhibition, organized jointly with the St. Petersburg exhibition space Art Bank, included lithographs from private collections in Germany, Belgium and France. The total cost of the meeting, according to the owners, is more than a million euros.
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Who and why now opens a cafe in Moscow
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Who and why now opens a cafe in Moscow

After the imposition of sanctions and the fall of the ruble, a wave of closures took place in Moscow catering. Last summer, the situation began to improve somewhat: instead of restaurants and cafes with a multi-page menu, beer bars began to appear - they did not require a large area, nor a kitchen, nor a license for alcohol. This spring restaurateurs also perked up.
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Pechatniki: Moscow district newspapers, part 1
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Pechatniki: Moscow district newspapers, part 1

Life around spoke with the editors-in-chief of the district newspapers and found out what local problems exist in each district, what are the difficulties of working in the publication and how local authorities react to the media. BUTOVSKYE Vedomosti Butovskiye Vedomosti Private regional newspaper Published since 1999. Circulation: 90 thousand copies Distributed free of charge Editor-in-chief: Ekaterina Pikalova Edition: 6 people ABOUT THE DISTRICT Problem No. 1: Popular patrols.
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10 unusual interior items for the fall
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10 unusual interior items for the fall

From the fall, all means are good. One of the ways to create coziness in the house can be properly selected lighting. Moreover, the more original the light source, the more interesting. Together with Lumaster we made a selection of handmade lamps that will add personality to your interior and brighten up the autumn that suddenly fell upon the city.
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