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The School of Filonov
Marble Palace

The School of Filonov

6 October 2023—15 April 2024

“The Collective of Masters of Analytical Art. The School of Filonov” existed from the summer of 1925 until the master’s death in December 1941. The school’s work was based on ...

Vasily Surikov. 175th Anniversary of the Artist's Birth
The State Russian Museum

Vasily Surikov. 175th Anniversary of the Artist's Birth

1 December 2023—10 June 2024

The exhibition presents over 120 paintings and graphic works by Surikov from the museums in St Petersburg, Moscow and Krasnoyarsk, including th...

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Military Parades: Porcelain and Watercolour
Stroganov Palace

Military Parades: Porcelain and Watercolour

15 December 2023—13 May 2024

The exhibition is dedicated to a hundred-year-old tradition of producing decorative “military plates” depicting imperial army uniforms. Besides plates, t...

Drawings and Watercolours by the Wanderers
St Michael’s Castle

Drawings and Watercolours by the Wanderers

21 March—8 July 2024

The exhibition presents graphic works created by the founders of the Society of Travelling Art Exhibitions, as well as by artists of the younger generation...

Master of Painting. 325th Anniversary of Ivan Vishnyakov’s Birth
St Michael’s Castle

Master of Painting. 325th Anniversary of Ivan Vishnyakov’s Birth

26 April—1 July 2024

Ivan Vishnyakov is one of the leading artist of the 18th century, portraitist, mural painter, restorer and teacher. However, not much ...

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Russian museum selfie contest - Events

Russian museum selfie contest

11 August 2016—11 August 2016

Get those smart phones ready and pose with your favorite artwork from the exhibition “My own self. Self-portrait in the Russian museum”. We are giving away prizes to the best “museum selfies” taken on the exhibition. From 1 July to 15 August, if you post a museum selfie on Instagram with the #русскийавтопортрет hashtag and official the Russian museum handle @russian_museum.

COMPETITION RULES

Submissions will be accepted between 1 July -15 August, 2016. Participants must post their best selfies taken on the exhibition “My own self. Self-portrait in the Russian museum” to Instagram, with the # русскийавтопортрет and official the Russian museum handle @russian_museum. There is no limit to the number of submissions you may enter to the contest. The winners will be announced on museum site, Instagram and Facebook page after 15 August.

NOTED! The #русскийавтопортрет hashtag is given only in Russian language (Cyrillic alphabet). The Russian museum does not execute the shipment of the prize to winners to the other cities (countries).

Don't forget to open your Instagram for the period of the contest.

On foto: Vladimir Gusev, director of the State Russian museum and "Self-Portrait' by Arkady Petrov (1981)



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