On the occasion of Canada Day 2018, the Embassy of Canada in Moscow was honoured to celebrate the enduring cultural legacies of internationally renowned Canadian portrait photographer Yousuf Karsh and legendary Canadian classical pianist Glenn Gould.
A Churchill presentation ceremony was held at the British Official Residence in Moscow in December.
Sergei Khrushchev, son of former Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev, has died.
The Karsh Award honors the artistic legacy of Yousuf Karsh and his brother Malak Karsh, while continuing an intergenerational chain of mentorship that fosters camera-based innovation.
Nikita Khrushchev died on this day, September 11, in 1971, aged 77.