It is the first so large scale solo exhibition of one of the most significant Russian artists of the beginning of the 20th century. The eminent master of painting and drawing, F.Malyavin (1869-1940) had emigrated from Russia after the October Revolution and for a long time was known only for the narrow circle of specialists of specialists and connoisseurs of art. The artist got true recognition in Russia only in the second half of the 20th century. The aim of that exhibition is to reveal the main stages of F.Malyavin's creative oeuvre including the foreign period. The exposition will bring together about 110 art works - paintings and graphic works (mostly drawings and works that are executed in mixed technique) from the collection of the State Russian Museum, State Tretyakov Gallery and the other museums of Russia, the Republic of Belarus, Italy, and also from the private collections of Russia, the United States of America and Switzerland. For the first time since 1899 in Russia and St. Petersburg the Laugh painting from the Venice Museum of Modern Art collections is presented.
With the financial support of VTB Bank:www.vtbrussia.ru
Home and Family. Images of Peaceful Life
16 december 2022—20 june 2023
The Russian Museum exhibition project Artists on War and Peace can be seen as a diptych comprised of two exhibitions: Images of Military Life in Russian Art of the 16th to 20th Centuries and Home and Family. Images of Peaceful Life. They explore two existential aspects of human life perceived as polar opposites. The first half of the diptych features scenes of everyday life during wartime, while the other focuses on the theme of the home and family as guardian of the moral values of the Russian people.
Images of Military Life in Russian Art from the 16th to the 20th Centuries
20 october 2022—9 may 2023
Images of Military Life is an extensive exhibition featuring icons, paintings, sculptures, and applied and decorative artworks from the 16th through 20th centuries, most of them extracted from the museum’s repositories. It continues the Russian Museum’s time-honoured tradition of offering the public, from time to time, a broader perspective on its treasures and the magnitude of its collections.
The collection of masterpieces, chosen by the Russian Museum will allow you to make a first impression of the collection of the Russian Museum.
Russian Museum - one of the world's largest museums and is perhaps the only country where such a full treasure of national culture are presented.
Virtual tour of the museum complex. 2009 (Rus., Eng., Ger., Fin.)
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