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ICONS AND SYMBOLS OF THE OLD FAITH

24 december 2008—7 june 2009
The artworks from the Russian museum storages are presented at the first monographic exhibition dedicated to the old rite art. The exhibition contains artworks that were created and kept by representatives of different old rite talks and consents. Icons, made of wood, carved and copper casting crosses, folding icons, manuscripts, folk artworks, wall painted sheets are shown. The exposition is arranged in accordance with a geographic location and contains the sections: “North”, “Petersburg”, “Moscow and Moscow Region”, “Verkhnee Povolzhie and Zavolzhie”, “Urals”, “Vetka and Starodub”.

Most part of artworks is presented for the first time.

The exhibition is accompanied by the catalogue in Russian.

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The Autumn of Russia’s Middle Ages

The Autumn of Russia’s Middle Ages

21 february—13 may 2019

The exhibition dedicated to the sacred art of the 17th century presents books, objects of jewelry, embroidery, icon painting, monumental painting from the collection of the Russian Museum, giving a comprehensive account of the ways and features of the development of art of this time.


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Headscarves and Shawls in Russia from the 18th to the 21st  Century

Headscarves and Shawls in Russia from the 18th to the 21st  Century

20 december 2018—11 march 2019

The exhibition will present more than 600 works of various types of textile art, painting, graphics, decorative and applied art, and more than 30 costumes, including shawls, headscarves, pashminas, and stoles.

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

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