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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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Posters of the Revolutionary Era

Posters of the Revolutionary Era

15 september—6 november 2017

The genre of political poster in the Russian art formed and developed in the first years after the Revolution of 1917. The exhibition at the Marble palace dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the Revolution presents a large-scale and impressing outlook of the birth and formation of the Soviet poster as a specific art genre on the example of the art works from the collection of the Russian Museum.

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Children of the Soviet State

Children of the Soviet State

7 september—20 november 2017

The works by painters, graphic artists, sculptors and masters of the applied arts, created in 1920-1980-s, provide a vivid image of the Soviet State smallest citizens’ life. Through the images of children of the Soviet State these art pieces reflect the pages of Soviet history – both heroic and  tragic.

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Virtual tour of the museum complex. 2009 (Rus., Eng., Ger., Fin.)

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