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Kuzma Petrov-Vodkin. On the 140th Anniversary of the Artist’s Birth
Benois Wing

Kuzma Petrov-Vodkin. On the 140th Anniversary of the Artist’s Birth

25 may—20 august 2018

Large-scale retrospective exhibition will present the artist’s milestone works, encompassing his entire career, from well-known mas...

Andrei Volkov. The Preservation of Time
Marble Palace

Andrei Volkov. The Preservation of Time

19 july—27 august 2018

Andrei Volkov is now one of the most radical abstract painters among Russian artists. His compositions, distinguished by the materiality of color, juxtapose ...

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A Masterpiece by Karl Bryullov. New attribution
Mikhailovsky Palace

A Masterpiece by Karl Bryullov. New attribution

9 august—1 october 2018

The exhibition in the Garden Vestibule presents the only portrait Karl Bryullov had ever painted of the members of the imperial family — the portrait...

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

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 decorati...

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Works by Contemporary Chinese Artists from the Shanghai Art Fair
Stroganov Palace

Works by Contemporary Chinese Artists from the Shanghai Art Fair

22 august—1 october 2018

Works selected at the Shanghai Art Fair intended to represent the diversity of styles and perspectives in Chinese contemporary art

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Nikolai Kulbin
St Michael’s Castle

Nikolai Kulbin

23 august—29 october 2018

The first retrospective exhibition of works by Nikolai Kulbin (1868–1917) discovers the artist as a landscape painter with an analytical mind and yet an unspoiled vision, a p...

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Vladimir Konashevich
St Michael’s Castle

Vladimir Konashevich

30 august—1 october 2018

An comprehensive exhibition of works by V. M. Konashevich (1888–1963), a brilliant book illustrator and easel graphic artist.

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Opening hours
Benois Wing

Monday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Mikhailovsky Palace, Benois Wing are open until 8:p.m.
Tuesday The Museum is closed
Wednesday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Thursday 1:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Friday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Sunday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Ticket offices close 30 minutes earlier

Events

Igor Baskin and D-sound project in the Benois Wing

Igor Baskin and D-sound project in the Benois Wing

5 february 2018  > Russian Museum

On February 5 at 5 p.m. an experimental music project will take place in the Benois Wing: musicians will "play" the picture of soviet artist Victor Popkov.

New timetable on January 2 in the Benois Wing

New timetable on January 2 in the Benois Wing

2 january 2018  > Russian Museum

On January 2 we invite you at the Benois Wing to see the temporary exhibitions «Folk Art of the Nizhny Novgorod Region» and «Henryk Siemiradzki and Russian Artists’ Colony in Rome».

Changes in the exposition shedule of the Benois wing

Changes in the exposition shedule of the Benois wing

26 october 2017—27 january 2018  > Russian Museum

Dear guests, on October 26,2017 until 31 January, 2018 the room № 82 of the Benois Wing is closed due to technical reasons. Please accept our apologies for any inconveniences.

“Delicate instruments of engagement” performative action in the Benois Wing

“Delicate instruments of engagement” performative action in the Benois Wing

20 july 2017—21 july 2017  > Russian Museum

On 20 and 21 July from 2 p.m. till 6 p.m. “Delicate instruments of engagement”, ongoing performative action by Alexandra Pirici (Romania) will be shown in the Russian Museum, the Benois Wing. Entrance is with the museum tickets.

Igor Baskin and D-sound project in the Benois Wing

Igor Baskin and D-sound project in the Benois Wing

24 april 2017—24 april 2017  > Russian Museum

On 24 April at 4 p.m. an experimental music project will take place in the Benois Wing: musicians will "play" the picture of avant-gard artist Pavel Filonov.

Opening of exhibition "Vasily Vereshchagin. To the 175th Anniversary of the Artist"

Opening of exhibition "Vasily Vereshchagin. To the 175th Anniversary of the Artist"

21 april 2017—21 april 2017  > Russian Museum

On April 20 to mark the 175th Anniversary of Vasily Vereshchagin, great Russian artist well known for his battle pieces and genre paintings, warrior and traveller, the retrospektive exhibition opened in the Benois Wing.

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