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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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Mikhail Vrubel. To the 165th Anniversary of the Artist

Mikhail Vrubel. To the 165th Anniversary of the Artist

2 june—2 august 2022

The exhibition dedicated to the 165th anniversary of Mikhail Aleksandrovich Vrubel (1856-1910) will present the main stages of the path of one of the leading masters of Russian art. Like the titans of the Renaissance, the artist was richly gifted. His creative pursuits and achievements were far ahead of his time. Portraits of contemporaries and landscapes created by him, works inspired by Russian and ancient mythology and classical literature, are marked by high spirituality.

Preserving History. The Russian Museum Restoration Workshops Celebrate Their Centenary

Preserving History. The Russian Museum Restoration Workshops Celebrate Their Centenary

21 april—18 july 2022

April 25, 2022 marks exactly 100 years since the organization of the first restoration workshop at the Russian Museum. Only 330 of the most interesting exhibits from the restoration point of view will be presented at the exhibition. These are paintings, icons and graphic works, objects of decorative, applied and folk art and sculptures.

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