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Catherine the Great in Russia and Beyond
St Michael’s Castle

Catherine the Great in Russia and Beyond

15 february—28 may 2018

The exhibition including over 500 objects offers a perspective on how Russian internal and geopolitical transformations, in which Empress Catherine II playe...

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Sculptor's Book
St Michael’s Castle

Sculptor's Book

12 april—18 june 2018

The exhibition investigates the ways sculptors tackle book as a cultural phenomenon. The viewers will see not only traditional sculpture, but also installations and objects. The exh...

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Vladimir Lyubarov. The Land of Peremilovo. Oil Paintings of Russian Origin
St Michael’s Castle

Vladimir Lyubarov. The Land of Peremilovo. Oil Paintings of Russian Origin

18 april—18 june 2018

In Lyubarov’s work, subtle psychologism and attention to detail are artfully combined with the ingenuous expressiveness of n...

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Sport in Soviet Porcelain, Graphic Arts, and Sculpture
Benois Wing

Sport in Soviet Porcelain, Graphic Arts, and Sculpture

25 april—30 july 2018

The exhibition includes around 350 ceramic works devoted to the topics of sport and healthy lifestyle and made in the Soviet Union/Russia betwee...

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Ernst Barlach – Käthe Kollwitz: Beyond the Borders of Existence. In Dialogue with their Russian Contemporaries
Marble Palace
Photographic Postcards
Stroganov Palace

Photographic Postcards

16 may—11 june 2018

Landmark postcards made in collaboration between contemporary St. Petersburg photographers and graphic artist Alexander Florensky present an original perspective on iconic pl...

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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...

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Exhibitions in Russia and Abroad

Exhibitions in Russia and Abroad
Nicholas Roerich. Painting from the Collection of the State Russian Museum

Nicholas Roerich. Painting from the Collection of the State Russian Museum

20 april—1 july 2018

An exhibition of works by Nicholas Roerich at the Mordovian Republican Museum of Fine Arts named after Stepan Erzia will include 40 paintings providing insight into the artist's aesthetic exploration.

Chagall, Lissitzky, Malevich. Russian Avant-Garde in Vitebsk (1918-1922)

Chagall, Lissitzky, Malevich. Russian Avant-Garde in Vitebsk (1918-1922)

28 march—16 july 2018

The exhibition devoted by the Centre Pompidou to the Russian avant-garde between 1918 and 1922 focuses on the work of three of its iconic figures: Marc Chagall, El Lissitzky and Kazimir Malevich — and the artists of the Vitebsk School.

Three Great Portraitists: Rokotov, Levitsky, Borovikovsky

Three Great Portraitists: Rokotov, Levitsky, Borovikovsky

23 march—17 june 2018

An exhibition at the Cultural and Exhibition Center of the Russian Museum in Murmansk presents 40 paintings by three great Russian masters of portraiture held in the collection of the Russian Museum: F. Rokotov, D. Levitsky, and V. Borovikovsky.

Aivazovsky. In Pursuit of the Ideal

Aivazovsky. In Pursuit of the Ideal

9 march—8 july 2018

The exhibition, comprised of 39 works, is the first large exposition of Ivan Aivazovsky’s works in Estonia. The core of the exhibition at Kadriorg Art Museum in Tallinn is comprised of Ivan Aivazovsky’s famous paintings and drawings from the State Russian Museum in St Petersburg.

The Tour. Ludwig Museum — The Collection of Russian Museum at MAMM

The Tour. Ludwig Museum — The Collection of Russian Museum at MAMM

19 february—1 may 2018

A part of the collection of works by modern artists, donated by well-known German collectors Peter and Irene Ludwig to the Russian Museum in 1994, will be open to the Moscow public  in a temporary exhibition at the Multimedia Art Museum.

Radiant Future. Art of Socialist Realism

Radiant Future. Art of Socialist Realism

10 february 2018—21 january 2019

The exhibition is held at the Málaga branch.
The exhibition, encompassing topics from industrialization and agriculture to sport and youth, includes over 100 works of painting, sculpture, and decorative and applied art from the collection of the Russian Museum and features artworks by such artists as S. Adlivankin, I. Brodsky, A. Gerasimov, A. Deineka, P. Konchalovsky, Yu. Pimenov, A. Samokhvalov, and K. Yuon.

The Traveller’s Gaze: Russian Artists around the World

The Traveller’s Gaze: Russian Artists around the World

10 february—26 august 2018

The exhibition is held at the Málaga branch.
Travel impressions of Russian artists of the 18th-20th centuries who visited Italy, France, Egypt, Palestine, Japan, China, Morocco, and the USA, represented in paintings, drawings, and sculptures from the collection of the Russian Museum.

Mikhail Shvartsman

Mikhail Shvartsman

10 february—26 august 2018

The exhibition is held at the Málaga branch.
Mikhail Shvartsman was a legendary figure for several generations of Russians: his deeply individual interpretation of the world, the mesmerizing force and depth of his thought and the absolute novelty of his visual language aroused unconditional respect. The exhibition includes 13 works created by Shvatsman between the 1970s and the 1990s.

REVOLUTIJA. From Chagall to Malevich, from Repin to Kandinsky

REVOLUTIJA. From Chagall to Malevich, from Repin to Kandinsky

12 december 2017—13 may 2018

Over 70 masterpieces from the State Russian Museum on display at Bologna Museum of Modern Art. The artworks show the developing styles and the dynamics of development of such artists as Natalia Goncharova, Kazimir Malevich, Wassily Kandinsky, Marc Chagall, Ilya Repin, Valentin Serov and Alexandr Rodchenko among the others.

Pavel Filonov

Pavel Filonov

1 december 2017—18 february 2018

November 30, the exhibition “Pavel Filonov” opened at the Samara Regional Art Museum. The exhibition is a result of the partnership between the two museums in the project “Cultural and Exhibition Centres of the Russian Museum.”

Family Portrait

Family Portrait

25 november 2017—25 february 2018

The exhibition at the Belgorod Art Museum provides an insight into the development of the family portrait genre in Russian art through the ages: from couple portraits by V. L. Borovikovsky, sentimental family scenes by G. Dawe, F. G. Toropov, and N. N. Ge, to optimistic paintings of the Soviet era by V. I. Ivanov, A. A. Mylnikov, and K. S. Petrov-Vodkin.

Russian Painting of the late 19th and early 20th centuries

Russian Painting of the late 19th and early 20th centuries

14 september 2017—21 january 2018

On September 14, 2017, the exhibition “Russian Painting of the late 19th and early 20th centuries” will open at the Cultural and Exhibition Center of the Russian Museum in Kazan. The exhibition encompasses major trends in Russian art of the period.

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