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STROKE WITH THE BRUSH. "NEW PAINTERS". NECROREALISTS

Oleg Kotelnikov. Brushstoke. 1982. Tempera on fiberboard. 90x102
25 february 2010—31 may 2010
The exhibition is devoted to the activities of the "New Artists" and "Necrorealism"art-communities that were the most important phenomena in the Russian art of the end of the XX century. More than 200 artworks from the collection of the Russian Museum and private collections from Saint-Petersburg and Moscow present in full the revolutionary art of the critical 1980s. At the exposition there are presented the artworks by Timur Novikov, Oleg Kotelnikov, Ivan Sotnikov, Vadim Ovchinnikov, Georgiy Guryanov, Andrei Kirsanov, Oleg Maslov, Andrei Khlobystin, Evgeniy Yufit, Victor Tsoi, Evgeniy Kozlov and the others.

Oleg Kotelnikov. Horseman (Peter I on Horseback). 1982. Tempera on fiberboard. 76x58 Vadim Ovchinnikov. The Window. 1988. Oil on canvas. 200x250 Oleg Kotelnikov. The School Years. Middle of the 1980’s. Tempera on fiberboard. 68 x 39 Evgeny Yufit. To Dance with the Seamen. 1989. Oil on canvas. 150x200

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Millennials in Contemporary Russian Art

Millennials in Contemporary Russian Art

4 march—14 june 2021

Millennials or Generation Y - those who were born in the 1980s-1990s and entered the new millennium at a young age. This generation is characterized by the difficult self-identification and the attention to the problem of self-presentation, reflected in the authors' attempt to talk more about their individual experiences, their fears, traumas or fantasy worlds.

The Light of Learning: Publishing and Educational Posters from the Collection of the Russian Museum

The Light of Learning: Publishing and Educational Posters from the Collection of the Russian Museum

16 december 2020—5 april 2021

The exhibition features posters from the collection of the Russian Museum, relating to education in Russia in the first third of the twentieth century. The exposition includes about 120 works of agitation art of the widest thematic range - from narrow advertising in bookstores, publishing houses and libraries to large-scale propaganda of reading, getting knowledge and education.

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