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DINNER IS SERVED. THE RUSSIAN MUSEUM CULINARY COMPANION

Supported by:
  • Magnezit Group
  • Sistema Finance Investments
Unknown Artist. Russian Shrovetide. 1899. Chrome lithograph on paper. Russian Museum
27 november 2013—17 march 2014

The theme of food was very popular among the Russian artists of the 18th 21 centuries, but earlier it had not been the subject of special exhibition. The collection of the State Russian Museum allow to present these theme in the framework of one exposition that brings together about 300 art works from the Russian Museum collection, private collections and from the artists' studios.

Among the exhibits are the great tsars' sets of the 18th art works by contemporary artists, paintings and graphic works by such well- known artists as K.Makovsky, A.Ryabushkin, I.Mashkov, P.Konchalovsky, A.Plastov, V.Ivanov. These works presents the different meals - modest or magnificent, the recipes of the Russian cuisine dishes and numerous menu of emperors' and aristocrats' dinners, designed by great Russian artists as the art works that reflected the stylistic features of different epochs.

With the financial support of Magnezit Group and Sistema Finance Investments

Pyotr Konchalosky. Tray and Vegetables. 1910. Oil on canvas. Russian Museum Unknown Artist (Conrad?). Menu for Dinner on 19 March 1888. Chrome lithograph on paper. Russian Museum Konstantin Makovsky. Rite of Kissing. 1895. Oil on canvas. Russian Museum Nikolai Kopeikin. The Last Supper. 1998. Mixed media on canvas. Private Collection, St.Petersburg Pyotr Kozlov. Pepper. 1999. Oil on canvas. Private collection, Moscow David Shterenberg. Breafast. 1916. Oil on canvas. Russian Museum

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Expressionism in Russian Art

Expressionism in Russian Art

20 september—19 november 2018

An exhibition of painting and graphic works of Russian Expressionism investigates original traits of this international movement in Russia.

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St. Isaac's Cathedral. To the History of Construction

St. Isaac's Cathedral. To the History of Construction

22 august 2018—14 january 2019

The exhibition, dedicated to the 200th anniverary of St. Isaac's Cathedral, reveals new facts on the history of its construction and decoration. It presents drawings and cartoons made for the interior of the cathedral by such masters as Karl Bryullov, Fyodor Bruni, and others.

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Virtual tour of the museum complex. 2009 (Rus., Eng., Ger., Fin.)

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