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Boris Kustodiev.Palm Sunday near the Spassky Gate on the Red Square in Moscow. 1917. Oil on canvas, 93.5 x 80 cm. State Russian Museum
18 may—22 july 2018
An exhibition of works from the collection of the Russian Museum devoted to traditional holidays in Russia has opened at the Museum of Norilsk. 

Christianity and paganism, rural and urban culture, the spiritual and corporeal, the Russian and foreign were combined in the Russian holidays for many centuries. The exhibition gives the viewer an opportunity to trace the evolution of the theme of holiday from the beginning of the 18th century when the state and folk holidays, as well as their rites, customs, and traditions, appeared in the creative oeuvre of the Russian artists for the first time.

The exhibition features works by 27 artists, including Ilya Repin, Boris Kustodiev, Konstantin Yuon, Ivan Pelevin, Kiriak Kostandin, Alexander Morozov, and many others.
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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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Unexpected Malevich. From the Archive of A. A. Leporskaya, Donated to the Russian Museum

Unexpected Malevich. From the Archive of A. A. Leporskaya, Donated to the Russian Museum

15 november 2018—14 january 2019

The exhibition will present drawings by Kazimir Malevich donated to the Russian Museum by R. F. Strimaitis, according to the will of N. Suetina, heir to Anna Leporskaya and daughter of Nikolay Suetin.

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