Christina Lodder is an accomplished Art Historian, writer, Honorary Professor of the History and Philosophy of Art at the University of Kent, President of the Malevich Society in New York, and the co-editor of Brill’s Russian History and Culture series. In 1983 she published her…
Due to the recent scandalous theft of the painting by Arkhip Kuindzhi from the exhibition in Tretyakov Gallery, its director Zelfira Tregulova has been reprimanded and brand new security measures have been installed.
Although the theft was not the first security breach in the Museum’s…
The City of Ghent and the ex-Director of the Museum of Fine Arts in Ghent who lost her position following a scandalous exhibition of dubious works, Catherine de Zegher, have filed lawsuits against each other.
Last year, RA Gallery reported on the outrageous scandal which…
The exhibition fully titled "The Russian Avant-Garde Collection of the Regional Museums, 1900-1930. Part 3" will open at the Heydar Aliyev Center in Baku, Azerbaijan on February 17.
The project brings together a total of 60 unique avant-garde exhibits from the collections of 17 regional…
The staff at Tretyakov Gallery in Moscow is currently preparing for the blockbuster exhibition of famous Russian painter Ilya Efimovich Repin (1844–1930) — one of the most anticipated Russian Art events of 2019.
The exposition will present some of the artist’s best work created between…
The Russian Committee of the International Council of Museums (ICOM) and the Union of Museums of Russia recently published a joint statement on the improvement of protection of museum property.
The statement outlines several known security problems across national museums and proposes several suggestions of…
On 7 February the exhibition titled “Petr Fomin. Nikita Fomin. Painting” opened at Mikhaylovskoye Museum Reserve.
The information service representative of the Pushkin Reserve, Lidiya Tokareva, spoke about the exhibition with the local media. According to her, the project is dedicated to the 100th anniversary…
The previously unknown painting titled “Girl on the veranda” has been attributed at Museum of Fine Arts in Kaliningrad.
The picture was originally purchased by the Museum in 1989 — the oil painting was sold to them by one of the locals. Although the local…
Chinese New Year is the Chinese festival which celebrates the beginning of a new year on the traditional Chinese calendar. The festival is known as the Spring Festival in mainland China, and is one of the Lunar New Years in Asia. In 2019, the first…
The “Family Portrait” exhibition from the collection of Russian Museum in St. Petersburg is ending on February 17 at the Arkhangelsk Museum of Fine Arts.
The current exhibition at the Museum encompasses the period from 18th to 20th century and features work by a plethora of…