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The People's War is On. 1941-1945

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  • Sistema Charitable Foundation
Alexander Deineka. A Defense of Sevastopol. 1942. Oil on canvas. 200х400.
23 april 2015—6 july 2015
The main purpose of the exhibition devoted to the 70th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War is to show the facts of war through the eyes of its witnesses and participants in painting, graphic works and sculpture that had been created during those years. The exhibition shows the works of such artists as G. Vereisky, A. Deineka, P. Konchalovsky, P. Kotov, Kukryniksyi, V. Lishev, D. Mochalsky, V. Mukhina, Y. Nikolaev, A.Pakhomov, Y. Pimenov, A. Rusakov, V. Pakulin, I. Serebryanyi, I.Toidze, A.Yar-Kravchenko and others.

The exhibition also comprises studies, sketches, photographs and fragments of documentary chronicles that captured the true atmosphere of the war.

V. Serov. Keep Town of Lenin against the Enemy! 1941. Autolithograph. 60 х 85.2 V. Proshkin. Portrait of Guerilla S. Oil on canvas. 46 x 36.2 I. Serebryany. Coming into Attack. 1942. Study. Oil on canvas. 58 x 100.5 V. Milutina.Bunker. 1943. From the Defence Road series. Pencil on paper. 29 x 20.2. Alexander Deineka. A Defense of Sevastopol. 1942. Oil on canvas. 200х400. Photo Tatiana Gord Photo Tatiana Gord Photo Tatiana Gord Photo E. Eliner Photo E. Eliner Photo E. Eliner Photo E. Eliner Photo E. Eliner Photo E. Eliner Photo E. Eliner Photo E. Eliner Photo E. Eliner Photo E. Eliner Photo E. Eliner Photo E. Eliner Photo E. Eliner Photo E. Eliner Photo E. Eliner

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Three Petersburg Collections

Three Petersburg Collections

11 april—10 june 2019

The exhibition will present paintings, graphics, sculpture, theatrical-decorative and applied arts, and numismatics from three private collections in St. Petersburg: the Paleev family, the Berezovsky family, and the Naumov family.

A. A. Mylnikov (1919-2012): 100th Anniversary of Birth

A. A. Mylnikov (1919-2012): 100th Anniversary of Birth

21 february—15 april 2019

A small memorial exhibition, commemorating the centennial of the birth of prominent Russian artist Andrei Mylnikov, is held in the hall 83 of the permanent exhibition of the Benois Wing.

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