Natalia Murray was born in St. Petersburg where she gained BA and MA in Art History at the Academy of Fine Arts before taking the PhD course at the Hermitage Museum where she conducted research on the XVII century Dutch paintings and British reproductive mezzotint…
The Museum of Russian Icons in Clinton, Massachusetts has been selected by the British Museum in London to host their online catalogue for Byzantine and Greek icons, which features 32 historically significant works created between the 13th and 19th centuries.
The online catalog features images…
Two of the largest museums in Russia — Russian Museum in St Petersburg and Tretyakov Gallery in Moscow, continue collaborating on projects despite the recent theft of the Arkhip Kuindzhi painting “Ai Petri. Crimea” from the Tretyakov.
The painting, which was on loan from Russian Museum…
Today marks the day Mikhail Nesterov’s famous painting “Holy Rus” is leaving its home at the Russian Museum in order to be restored. The picture will be away for about six months.
According to the Museum staff, the canvas is in need of a much…
The brand new exhibition will offer its visitors the opportunity to see work by some of the most legendary Russian masters including Kazimir Malevich, Alexander Deineka, Kuzma Petrov-Vodkin and others.
The exposition brings together over 400 exhibits from major Russian museums: State Tretyakov Gallery and…
Ведущий специалист в области химических и биологических исследований Русского музея рассказала о том, как остановить окисление масляных картин и как микрохимия используется реставраторами и изготовителями подделок . Оригинальное интервью на русском языке можно почитать здесь , а RA Gallery предлагает перевод на английский язык для…
The exhibition titled “The Human as a Frame for the Landscape” of work by Russian artist, writer, musician, and art theorist Pavel Pepperstein has opened at Garage Museum of Contemporary Art in Moscow.
Pepperstein, born in 1966, was introduced to the circle of Moscow Conceptualists…
The Russian Museum in St Petersburg is currently preparing for the launch of the first ever exhibition of Kazimir Malevich in Qatar.
According to the Deputy Director for Scientific Research of the Russian Museum, Yevgenya Petrova, the exhibition is the Museum’s first project in the…
The restoration of the painting by the Russian master painter Ilya Repin "Ivan the Terrible and his son Ivan on November 16, 1581", damaged by a drunk vandal earlier this year, will begin in the second half of March.
According to the director of Tretyakov…
The spectacular seascape “The Ninth Wave" by Russian marine painter Ivan Aivazovsky has returned to Russia after being exhibited in Japan where it was seen by over 300,000 people.
The famous painting has safely returned to its permanent home at Russian Museum in St Petersburg…