The Russian Art Gallery: A Home to Great Works of Art http://russianartgallery.org/ The Russian Art Gallery. Nonprofit presentation of famous Russian paintings. Contemporary Russian art. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 10:44:00 +0300 Director of the Museum of Russian Art Vladimir von Tsurikov is stepping down http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/137/ The Museum of Russian Art is the only museum in the North American continent which is dedicated entirely to Russian art  and culture. It was founded in a renovated Spanish Colonial-style church by a Minneapolis businessman Ray Johnson in 2002. From August 21 the institution… Moscow’s Garage Museum continues to thrive despite the founder’s split http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/136/ Last month, the billionaire Roman Abramovich and his third ex-wife Dasha Zhukova continue to fund and develop their contemporary art museum despite last year’s separation. Last month, the pair appeared together at the 10 year anniversary party of the Garage Museum in Moscow. The director… The cross Atlantic journey of one Russian art collection http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/135/ The Belosselsky-Belozersky collection has travelled the world, formed in the mid-18th century Russia by philosopher and poet Prince Alexander Mikhailovich Belosselsky-Belozersky, it travelled to Finland, London, Massachusetts and now it has arrived in Georgia. Today, it still belongs to the same family. The collection will… Leonid Lamm at the Zimmerli Museum http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/134/ Leonid Lamm was perhaps one of the most versatile artists of the Soviet nonconformism, as well as Russian-American contemporary art. Born in 1928, the artist’s oeuvre was heavily inspired by a variety of movements and Lamm based his creative explorations around various styles and approaches.… Museum in Thessaloniki becomes the new European centre for research of Russian avant-garde http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/133/ The State Museum of Contemporary Art in Thessaloniki possesses the legendary collection of George Costakis, one of the most significant collections of Russian art outside of Russia. The museum opens a new page in its history with a brand new exhibition of Russian avant-garde based… Please do not touch the artwork: security in Russian museums http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/132/ The recent slashing of the priceless Ilya Repin painting “Ivan the Terrible and his son Ivan” has reignited the discussion of security in Russian museums. The last time it was brought up was in 2015 following an attack on the “Sculpture which we do not… The portraits lost during the war, at last returned to the Gatchina Palace http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/131/ The Great Gatchina Palace was built in Gatchina, a suburb of the royal capital Saint Petersburg. The Palace was constructed from 1766 to 1781 for Count Grigori Grigoryevich Orlov, who was a favourite of Catherine the Great. The ornate Palace combines the elements of classical… Japan’s princess visits Russian art galleries http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/130/ Princess Hisako Takamado is the first member of the Japanese imperial family to visit Russia in over 102 years — the last time was in 1916 during the World War I. Princess Takamado arrived in Saransk, Russia’s Mordovia Republic, for the FIFA World Cup match… Russian art in the land of the rising the sun http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/129/ The brand new exhibition "Russians are in fashion again", which explores the little known Russo-Japanese relationship, opened at the Anna Akhmatova Museum in St. Petersburg. 80 years ago, the exhibition “The art of the new Russia” travelled to Tokyo, Japan. At the opening of the… Italian city of Bari to host the international conference “St Nicolas, Bari and Russian Icons” http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/128/ The international event will take place from 28–29 June and will coincide with the last days of the “Russian icons, prayer and mercy” exhibition held at Castello Svevo di Bari. The conference will be attended by the leading experts in the field from Russia, Italy… Avant-garde, socialist realism and football: World Cup 2018 fans get free access to the Tretyakov Gallery http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/127/ The Tretyakov Gallery houses a collection of work by artists of international magnitude like Kazimir Malevich, Wassily Kandinsky, Marc Chagall, Kuzma Petrov-Vodkin and many others. From the 5th of June to the 25th of July, FAN-ID holders will be granted free of admission entry into… Russian icons, masterpieces and avant-garde in the Vatican http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/126/ In November, the exhibition "The Russian Path. From Dionysius to Malevich" will open in the Vatican. Its co-curator Arkady Ippolitov reveals which works were selected in order to combine iconography with the XIX-XX centuries and show the spiritual path of Russian art. The article below… Bowdoin proudly announces the acquisition of a rare lithograph by El Lissitzky http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/125/ The Bowdoin College Museum of Art has announced the acquisition of a rare lithograph, Proun 2B by El Lissitzky, one of the key figures of the Russian avant-garde. Lissitzky was born in 1890 to a Jewish family in Smolensk. Before eventually becoming one of the… Dadaism and Russian avant-garde in Spain http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/124/ The exhibition “Russian Dadaism 1914 — 1915” will officially launch tomorrow at Madrid’s Museo Reina Sofia. The exposition features 500 works, including 250 paintings, collages and drawings, 150 documents and publications and 22 film and audio recordings. “Russian Dadaism 1914 — 1915” is a dive… “The Russian icon: prayer and mercy” in Castello Svevo di Bari http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/123/ The exhibition centers around the concept of mercy and prayer — crucial, central elements in both western and eastern Christianity. Mercy as well as prayer are both important manifestations of the Christian faith and are integral to the daily life — these two concepts are… Results of the summer London Russian Art Week 2018 http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/122/ The summer Russian Art Week has successfully concluded with the last of the London auctions, MacDougall’s and Bonham’s, held on June 6. Although the art market saw a healthy rebound last November, it was down 41% this week to a total £23,9m. Although some speculate… The Russian Avant-Garde Research Project announces the results of its year-long research http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/121/ The Russian Avant-Garde Research Project (RARP) has announced the results of their grant-funded research at the Museum Ludwig. Over the last year, Art Analysis & Research worked together with the Museum, examining the collection of 14 paintings by 20th century Russian artists Natalia Goncharova and… Tretyakov Gallery calls for a change in law after a recent case of vandalism http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/120/ The Tretyakov Gallery has released new information regarding the recent case of vandalism the gallery experienced on the 25 of May. The 37 year old man, entered the gallery right before closing time, and slashed the protective glass of the “Ivan the Terrible and his… Russian Art Week: Sotheby’s http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/117/ Auction overview The Sotheby’s auction house is the second auction in line at the London Russian Art Week 2018. Following the two successful Christie’s auctions yesterday, Sotheby’s presents several lucrative lots in today’s sale. The highlights include but are not limited to Kazimir Malevich’s The… Bonham’s: The Russian Sale http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/119/ Auction overview Wednesday 6 June 2018, 15:00 The Russian Department at Bonham’s in London caters to the Russian art market with two sales a year comprising of the finest Russian paintings and works of art. The biannual sales feature works by major Russian 19th and… MacDougall’s: Important Russian Art Auction http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/118/ Auction overview Wednesday 6 June 2018, 10:30 MacDougall's is a fine art auction house which specializes in Russian art. The biannual sales during London's Russian Art Week in June and December feature works by Russian masters from the 19th to the 21st century, works on… Russian Art Week: Christie's http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/116/ Auction overview Christie’s is the market leader in Russian works of art, including works of Fabergé, porcelain, bronze, silver, and objects of art. Each year as per tradition, the audition house participates in the London Russian Art Week with its top lots. The Christie’s auctions,… Priceless Ilya Repin painting slashed by drunk vandal in the Tretyakov Gallery http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/115/ On the evening of 25th of May, a visitor smashed the glass of the famous Ilya Repin painting “Ivan the Terrible and His Son Ivan” (1885) with a metal pole, resulting in three gashes and serious damages to the canvas and original frame. The painting… Behind Malevich’s record-breaking Suprematist Composition http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/114/ Leading the recent Christie’s auction sale was Kazimir Malevich’s Suprematist Composition achieving nearly $86m — the new world record for the artist. Painted in 1916, the picture is considered one of the finest and most complex of the artist’s early geometric works, capturing Malevich’s vision… Portrait of the last tsar, Nicholas II, to to be displayed in public for the first time http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/113/ The painting of Nicholas II, the last Russian tsar executed by the Bolshevik’s over 100 years ago, has since hung in an officers’ mess in Edinburgh Castle. However the picture m is currently being loaned to the National Galleries of Scotland for a lengthy period… Rodchenko, Stepanova and Football http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/112/ The Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts is proudly presenting its upcoming exhibition in honor of Russia hosting the Football Word Cup this year. This small exhibition titled “Rodchenko and Stepanova. Football” will include 9 paintings, graphic works and photographs on the topic of football.… Impressionism in the Avant-garde: work previously unseen in Russia on display in Moscow http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/111/ The Museum of Russian Impressionism has proudly announced their upcoming exhibition dedicated to revealing that the world-famous Russian avant-garde would not have been possible without the influence of Impressionism. The exposition reveals the influences of the French Impressionism and postimpressionism, which served as a stepping… 15th century Russian icons from Italy http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/110/ Iconography is a kind of medieval painting, religious in themes and subjects and iconic in purpose. In the most general sense, iconography is the creation of sacred images intended to mediate between the divine and earthly worlds, whether facilitating for individual prayer or in the… Time for change. Graphics of the 1860s from the collection of the Tretyakov Gallery http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/109/ The upcoming exhibition titled “Time of Change. The Drawing of the Mid-19th Century” will continue to introduce the patrons of the Gallery to the 19th century drawing and is part of the “The Tretyakov Gallery Opens its Vaults” program. The exhibition is dedicated to the… Exhibition of Marc Chagall’s early work to open at Guggenheim Museum Bilbao in Spain http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/108/ The Guggenheim Museum Bilbao is proud to announce Chagall: The Breakthrough Years, 1911–1919, an exhibition featuring over 80 paintings and drawings by the legendary artist. Marc Chagall was born in Vitebsk in 1887 to a Hasidic Jewish family. He was growing up in a very… Top lots of the upcoming summer Russian Art Week in London http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/107/ The Russian Art Week will take place from 4 - 6 June in London, featuring lots from the four auction houses which traditionally participate in the event. Below is the English summary of the top lots of the summer. The auction schedule is as follows:… Konstantin Akinsha on forgeries among the Russian avant-garde http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/106/ Below is a translated version of the original interview in Russian by The Art Newspaper, the original can be found by following the link here . *** Huge scandals associated with counterfeiting of Russian avant-garde broke out in the beginning of this year in Europe… Museum retracts Chagall painting from auction following a petition signed by 750 experts http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/105/ An anonymous benefactor has offered to pay the penalty imposed on the National Gallery in Ottawa for recalling the “Eiffel Tower” (1929) by Marc Chagall from a Christie’s auction. The Museum was hoping to use the money in order to purchase the neoclassical masterpiece by… Traditional values: the tastes of millionaire art collectors http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/103/ Forbes is a global media company, focusing on business, investing, technology, entrepreneurship, leadership, and lifestyle. Furthermore, every year the company releases a list of the wealthiest millionaires. According to Forbes, the main trends of the Russian art can be observed through the collections of those… “Primordially Russian" (Russian art of the XVIII - early XX century) http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/102/ On the 10 May a brand new exhibition of Russian art will launch at the URMII, the Udmurt Republican Museum of Fine Arts. The exposition will feature Russian icons as well as around 40 paintings by famous Russian artists across the centuries including Apollinary Vasnetsov,… Chaim Soutine in New York http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/101/ Chaim Soutine: Flesh is the name of the brand new retrospective of the artist’s work at The Jewish Museum in New York. The show presents 32 paintings by the expressionist artist and one of the twentieth century’s great still-life painters. Soutine moved to Paris in… Russian art and social networks http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/100/ Today, social networks are the most organic ways for museums to announce new exhibitions, promote ticket sales and distribute information about artists. Furthermore, social media allows various establishments including museums to increase audience engagement by posting engaging and educational content and participating in online events… The Tretyakov Gallery is searching for Russian masterpieces abroad http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/99/ The Tretyakov Gallery has announced the recipients of grants for scientific research in the field of fine arts. The search for unknown paintings by Vasily Vereshchagin and the study of the archives of Ilya Repin in the United States will be supported by the scholarship… Russian and international art united at TATE http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/98/ Over the past years, Tate Modern has been uniting Russian and international art and continues to work together with artists, collectors and philanthropists to include Russian art in the Museum's global conversation. Below is a translated version of The Art Newspaper interview with the curators… The State Russian Museum is preparing a large Kuzma Petrov-Vodkin exhibition http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/97/ The Russian State Museum is celebrating the 140 year anniversary of the birth of the famous Russian artist Kuzma Petrov-Vodkin (1878-1939). The exposition will feature work from across the artist’s career, and promises to offer visitors a rare chance to see Petrov-Vodkin’s masterpieces alongside the… “Zverev-GALA” at the AZ Museum http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/96/ The AZ Museum, named after the artist Anatoly Zverev, has launched a brand new retrospective of the artist, which coincides with the 3 year anniversary of the museum. The AZ Museum has a large collection of Russian art from the 60s. 600 works by Zverev… Disharmony, asymmetry and deconstruction: David Burliuk in Lviv http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/95/ The Lviv National Museum is currently hosting an exhibition of paintings by the father of Russian Futurism David Burliuk. The exhibition, which features over 50 works sourced from private collections, is a unique opportunity to see the works of the famous painter of the Russian… Monumental kinetic sculpture from half a century ago, reconstructed at the GARAGE http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/94/ The GARAGE museum of contemporary art in Moscow is preparing to launch its brand new “Atom”, part of the Garage Square Commissions. The project is a reconstruction of one of Vyacheslav Koleichuk’s monumental kinetic sculptures, and an homage to one of Russia's key figures of… Open letter published in hopes to address continuous theft of Russian art http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/93/ “In recent years "Sunset in the steppe" by Aivazovsky, "Portrait of Obolensky" by Tropinin, "Turkic girl" by Bryullov, "Girl in a red kerchief" by Kramskoy, and many other paintings by famous Russian artists have been stolen from the museums of Uzbekistan. Most of them are… Russian museums exhibit their best work at the VDNkH http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/92/ The project “Resident” will unite the museums in Russia and former countries of the USSR. In 2018 and 2019, the VDNkH exhibition centre will play host to several exhibitions which will allow the museums to present the key works in their collections alongside with gems… The work of Robert Falk has been generously donated to the Pushkin Museum http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/91/ The Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts has recently received a valuable donation in the form of the work by one of the famous Russian avant-garde artists, Robert Falk . The artist was one of the founders of the “Jack of diamonds” collective and was… “Every trade has it’s smell and taste”: exhibition brings together the work of famous masters http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/90/ The exhibition titled “Every trade has it’s smell and taste” is currently running at the Kiev National Picture Gallery. The concept of the show - 80 paintings and lithographs by old masters which showcase the different crafts and professions of the 19th-20th centuries. The artists… Exhibition dedicated to Ivan Kramskoy and his circle of friends opened in Moscow http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/89/ The Zurab Tsereteli Art Gallery in Moscow has launched the exhibition "In the circle of comrades. 180th anniversary of the birth of I.N. Kramskoy ”. The exposition includes about 60 paintings and graphics from the collection of the Voronezh Art Regional Museum, including early drawings… Symposium in Vladimir dedicated to the queen of Russian avant-garde http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/88/ The city of Vladimir, just outside of Moscow, hosted the third Rozanova Symposium dedicated to the Russian avant-garde and one of it’s most famous figures. The queen of Russian avant-garde, Olga Rozanova, was one of the pioneers of the movement famous work her work in… Interview with Emilia Kabakov: Ilya works only from imagination http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/87/ Ilya and Emilia Kabakov, photo by Rodionov Publishing HouseThe Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg is about to launch a large retrospective of Ilya and Emilia Kabakov. The exhibition has travelled to Russia from Tate in London and will move to the Tretyakov Gallery in Moscow… Iconography - a workshop on icon painting with egg tempera http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/86/ The Harris Museum & Art Gallery is offering a unique experience in icon painting. The workshop will be led by the artists of St Elisabeth Convent in Minsk and will reveal the mysterious techniques of traditional icon painting with egg-tempera. The participants will learn the… The nonconformist who introduced Stalin to Marylin passed away in New York at age 77 http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/85/ The most satirical and playful Russian artist of the nonconformist movement, Leonid Sokov, has passed away in New York. According to his close circle of friends, his death was sudden and the artist passed away from an unexpected heart attack.   Leonid Sokov was born in… FBI tracks down stolen Marc Chagall painting missing for 30 years http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/84/ The FBI has finally concluded the chase of a painting by one of the famous Russian avant-garde painters, Marc Chagall , stolen in 1988 from the New York City home of Ernest Heller and Rose Heller, which housed an impressive collection of 20 paintings and… State Museum “Rostov Kremlin” hopes to reclaim stolen Russian avant-garde http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/83/ The focus of the story are two paintings by famous masters of the Russian avant-garde: Samovar (1913) by Kazimir Malevich and Abstract Conposition (1918) by Lyubov Popova. Both of these paintings have been believed to be genuine works of Russian avant-garde residing in the Museum’s… Constructivism, jazz and montage: the arts in Soviet Russia 1922 - 1924 Part 1 http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/82/ The event is part of the Russian Days at Stonehill project which takes place during the period from October to April near Abingdon, south of Oxford. The Soviet Russia in the 1920s was arguably one of the most exciting artistic destinations. The re-establishment of international… London Book Fair celebrates the 100th issue of Moscow Art Magazine http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/81/ Critical Mass: Moscow Art Magazine 1993–2017 is the newest release, which marks the 100th issue of the journal. Since its very first issue was published back in 1993, the Moscow Art Magazine has continuously set the agenda for Russia’s ever-changing art scene.   The journal remains… Portugal is preparing for the Russian Culture Week in October http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/80/ Portugal is currently preparing for its Russian Culture Week, the event is scheduled for October this year. Although the program is yet to be finalized, the embassy of Portugal in Moscow promises it will be rich and eventful. In order to discuss the matter of… Ilya and Emilia Kabakov. Not Everyone will be Taken into the Future http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/79/ The Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg is about to launch the retrospective exhibition of the work of Ilya and Emilia Kabakov. The show titled “Ilya and Emilia Kabakov. Not Everyone will be Taken into the Future” is the product of collaboration between three major museums:… Rare icons and a glimpse into the reign of Ivan the Terrible at the Tretyakov Gallery http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/78/ The Tretyakov Gallery is currently hosting “The Legend of the Town of Sviyazhsk”, an exhibition which focuses on the historical significance of the town. The show features several icons and 16th century manuscripts which tell the stories of the the military expedition, the town’s foundation, … Guided tours and educational program at the Museum of Russian Impressionism http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/77/ The organizers of the  “Wives” exhibition, dedicated to the wives and lovers of famous Russian painters, have prepared a series of educational events to accompany the exhibition.   “Wives” takes a closer look at the women in the lives of famous Russian artists, this allows the… “Wives” at The Museum of Russian Impressionism in Moscow http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/76/ The exposition is dedicated to the lovers of famous Russian painters. Included in the show, but not limited to, are painters like Ilya Repin, Mikhail Vrubel, Valentin Serov, Boris Kustodiev, Igor Grabar, Petr Konchalovsky, Boris Grigoriev, Kuzma Petrov-Vodkin, Alexander Deineka, Robert Falk, Konstantin Yuon, Sergei… “From the Blue Rose to the Golden Pomegranate. The Depiction of the East in Russian Art of the First Half of the 20th Century” http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/75/ The exhibition coincides with the 100 year anniversary of the State Museum of Oriental Art, and is the latest in a series of exhibitions which began in the last century.   The “Blue Rose” in the title refers to the 1907 exhibition as well as an… “The Artist Nikich. The World Inside and the Life Outside” now open at the Tretyakov Gallery http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/74/ The exhibition at the Tretyakov Gallery coincides with the 100 year anniversary of the birth of Anatoly Nikich (1918 - 1994) and is dedicated to celebrating his life and work. Although Nikich is little known to the general public today, during his lifetime the artist… Event: The People's Art School and Unovis in Vitebsk http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/73/ The research and the conference are devoted to further examining this vital period in Russian art, and addressing the importance of Vitebsk as the, seemingly unlikely, center of avant-garde activity during the devastating years after Russia's 1917 October Revolution. Following the increasing lack of stability… Collection of Suprematist graphic work donated to the Russian Museum in St. Petersburg http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/72/ The Russian Museum has received a generous donation of 160 graphic works by Malevich from Nina Suetin, the daughter of Nikolai Suetin, a famous Russian Suprematist artist. Having passed away in 2016, Nina was an architect by trade, however she was not only the director of… “Timur Novikov and the New Artists” at ZARYA in Vladivostok http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/71/ “This exhibition guides the visitor through a detailed and thorough retelling of one of the most vibrant and pivotal periods in Russian contemporary art ,” explains Chief Curator, Alisa Bagdonaite. “Timur Novikov and the New Artists managed to build up around them a creative position… "Three great portrait painters. Rokotov, Levitsky, Borovikovsky" in Murmansk http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/70/ Tomorrow, The Russian Museum in Murmansk will launch a brand new exhibition of work borrowed from the state Russian Museum in St. Petersburg. The featured artists are three distinguished Russian portraitists of the second half of the 18th century: Fyodor Rokotov (1736-1808), Dmitry Levitsky (1735-1822) and Vladimir… Russian avant-garde you can trust, at the Russian Museum in St. Petersburg http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/69/ Recently, the Russian avant-garde has been in the spotlight for all the wrong reasons. The last few months have been dominated by news of dubious art; the grand fiasco at the Museum voor Schone Kunsten in Ghent was followed by news of the conviction of… Continued investigation into the Ghent Museum scandal results in police raids http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/68/ The Museum voor Schone Kunsten in Ghent has recently been under fire following a scandalous exhibition featuring 26 very suspicious works of Russian avant-garde. The Museum has since removed the works, and shut down the exhibition following an uproar generated by an open letter addressed… Karl Bryullov’s portraits from private collection on show at Tretyakov Gallery http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/67/ The eight exhibited portraits will be on show in Moscow for the very first time. The previously unseen portraits were all painted at different points of Karl Bryullov’s life and showcase different typological structures of portraiture. The exhibition features grand and intimate portrayals, a family… Exhibition “Oscar Rabin: 90 Years On” at Grand Palais in Paris celebrates legendary nonconformist http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/66/ Oscar Rabin was born in 1928 and is celebrated as one of Russia’s original nonconformist artists of the Soviet Union . Rabin is often referred to as “Solzhenitsyn in paintings”, a reference to a famous Russian novelist and historian who was an outspoken critic of… 1 800 dubious paintings of Russian avant-garde declared genuine in a surprise turn of events http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/65/ The story which began back in June 2013, following the arrest of the art dealer and alleged mastermind behind one of the largest forgery rings of Russian avant-garde, has come to a close as the 1 800 confiscated works have been miraculously declared genuine. The… 30 000 negatives of Leningrad’s lost photographer found in the family attic http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/64/ They’re calling her “Russian Vivian Maier”, a reference to the American female photographer who was only discovered by the public years after her death, when tens of thousands of negatives were purchased at auction. Masha Ivashintsova had a similar fate, however her life in the… Master painter Pavel Korin’s exquisite portraits on display at the Tretyakov Gallery in Moscow http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/63/ 2017 marked the 125 year anniversary of the birth, and the 50 year anniversary of the death of famous Russian painter Pavel Korin (1892-1967). Korin was born in Palekh, Russia in 1892 into a family of professional icon painters. The artist attended the School for… “Henryk Siemiradzki and Russian Artists’ Colony in Rome” at the Russian Museum http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/62/ Henryk Siemiradzki (1843-1902) was a graduate of the Petersburg Academy of Arts and one of the most outstanding representatives of the late European academicism. The exhibition presents work by Siemiradzki as well as his contemporaries, Russian academic painters and sculptors, who worked in Rome in… Revised Russian law, changes the game for Russian contemporary art http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/61/ Russia has passed a new law, aimed at opening up the Russian art scene to the rest of the world. The previous set of import-export regulations couldn’t allow contemporary Russian art to thrive, as works created less than 50 years ago were classed in Russia… Russian Museum celebrates its 120 year anniversary, interview with Vladimir Gusev http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/58/ The Russian Museum in St. Petersburg is currently celebrating its 120 year anniversary. Founded in 1898, the Museum has since become the world's largest collection of Russian art , as well as a unique architectural complex in the historical center of St. Petersburg. The museum… The director of of the MSK museum in Ghent forced to temporarily step down http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/57/ The Flemish newspaper De Standaard, which has been covering the story in Belgium, has revealed new facts about the case. According to De Standaard, on Monday evening, the director of Museum voor Schone Kunsten (MSK) Catherine de Zegher said in a meeting with the city’s… Russian art of the second half of the nineteenth century: V.M. Vasnetsov (1848-1926) http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/56/ The Tretyakov Gallery is a museum and an educational center offering various opportunities and events in order to allow its visitors to get acquainted with the history and theory of Russian art, its genres, artistic styles as well as the creativity of the greatest masters.… Update from Ghent: the response from MSK http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/55/ The MSK has been in the middle of a scandal in recent weeks after ten international art experts labeled the 26 exhibited works as "highly questionable". The avant-garde works by artists such as Kandinsky and Malevich, borrowed from the collection of Olga and Igor Toporovsky… Event: “How to buy a painting in the XVIII century Europe: the network of Russian agents” a lecture in Russian by art historian Olga Popova http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/54/ The lecture is presented by the art historian and art blogger at Orbita Paris, Olga Popova, who researched the European art market of XVIII century as well as the role that Russian art dealers played in shaping major international art collections. She later went on… “Russian Stardust” at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma in Helsinki http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/53/ Kiasma presents an exhibition of Russian artist Vladislav Mamyshev-Monroe “Russian Stardust" in collaboration with Moscow Museum of Modern Art. Although the artist has exhibited in Finland before, Russian Stardust will mark his first solo show. Mamyshev-Monroe became one of the central figures of the young… Director of the Ghent museum remains silent despite a recent development of the scandal http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/52/ The scandal over the works of questionable Russian avant-garde briefly on show in the Museum voor Schone Kunsten (MSK) in Ghent, has seen yet another development. On the 24 February, the Flemish newspaper De Standaard revealed that the loan agreement established between Toporovsky’s Dieleghem Foundation… The Tretyakov Gallery is launching a retrospective of master painter Vasily Vereshchagin http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/51/ Next week, the Tretyakov Gallery in Moscow will open the exhibition of Vasily Vasilyevich Vereshchagin (1842-1904). Vereshchagin is not only one of outstanding Russian artists, but also a historian, ethnographer, writer, philosopher, traveler and officer. In addition, the artist was a visionary who managed to… Event: Lecture on Russian Icons in English at Rossotrudnichestvo in London http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/50/ Rossotrudnichestvo is a cultural centre located in Kensington in close proximity to the Russian Embassy. Their mission is to introduce the general British public to Russian art , culture, science and the social life of Russia. Furthermore they aim to preserve and develop the national… The Russian Museum is preparing a large exhibition of Soviet porcelain http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/49/ The show will feature works of porcelain, sculpture as well as graphic work - however the main focus of the exhibition is Soviet porcelain.   The exhibition titled “Sport in Soviet porcelain, graphics and Sculpture” presents around 350 pieces of Soviet porcelain, borrowed from the collections… “Russian Cosmism”, Boris Groys in conversation with Claire Bishop and Anton Vidokle http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/47/ The lecture will take place on March 27th at “e-flux” in New York, an artist project and curatorial platform. However the lecture will also be streamed live and will be available to view worldwide.  The focus of the event: Boris Groys' newest edited volume Russian… An unfortunate development of the Russian avant-garde scandal in Ghent http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/46/ On the 19th or February, the expert commission which was established in order to access the authenticity of the works on loan from the Dieghelev Foundation, disbanded only hours into their meeting. The following day, the city of Ghent made a public announcement revealing that… Tretyakov Gallery launches a new exhibition, exploring pre-Petrine Russian history http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/45/ The exhibition is called "Pictures of Russian History" and will acquaint viewers with the work of contemporaries of V.I. Surikov - V.S. Smirnov, G.S. Sedovoy, K.E. Makovsky, K.V. Lebedev, A.D. Litovchenko, S.V. Ivanov and A.P. Ryabushkin. All of these painters belong to a group of… "Avangardists: We will burn the world to the ground. But why?" http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/44/ The Gorky Park in Moscow will host a lecture in Russian avant-garde by Tatiana Zaitseva. The guest speaker, Zaitseva, is an artist, lecturer at the school of Architecture “Archimed” as well as a teacher at the children’s Centre of Avant-garde and the co-founder of the… Spectacular exhibition of authentic Russian avant-garde at the MAMbo in Bologna http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/43/ Recently, a lot of outrage has been expressed over the tragic Russian avant-garde show in Ghent. The Museum of Fine Arts in collaboration with Russian businessman Toporovsky had launched an exhibition of rare, previously unseen, and highly questionable works of Russian avant-garde. The disappointing story… “Anatomy Of senses” presents one of Russia’s legendary non-conformists at the NCCA http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/42/ The exhibition at the National Centre for Contemporary Arts in Moscow is a rather short one, running for less than a week, the show will close its doors on the 18th of February. The show, inspired by the work of Vladimir Yankilevsky, shares its title… 10 days left to see the “Wanderers and Impressionists” at the Pushkin Museum in Moscow http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/41/ The exhibition, fully titled “Wanderers and Impressionists. On the way to the 20th century”, is the personal project of the President of the Museum, art critic Irina Alexandrovna Antonova. In a single exhibition space, over 80 works by Russian Wanderers and French Impressionists are exhibited… The ''New Jerusalem'' in Istra carries on celebrating Boris Kustodiev http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/40/ Currently, Russia is celebrating the 140th anniversary of the painter Boris Kustodiev , who is arguably one of the most beloved national painters. Today, is the last day of the exhibition dedicated to Kustodiev at the Multimedia Art Museum in Moscow; the show focused on… Calvert 22 to host a group show dedicated to the exploration of the landscape of post-Soviet youth. http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/39/ The exhibition titled “Post-Soviet Visions: image and identity in the new Eastern Europe” will open on the 23 February at Calvert 22 in London. The show is a group photography exhibition which explores the contemporary landscape and representations of lifestyle in Eastern Europe. The exhibited… Centre Pompidou soon to launch “Chagall, Lissitzky, Malevich; The Russian Avant-garde at Vitebsk (1918-1922) http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/38/ The exhibition is currently in preparation and will officially launch on the 28 of March and run until 16 July. The show, mentioned in the Pompidou Programme 2018 Highlights, aims to dedicate an exhibition to the Russian avant-garde represented by the school of Vitebsk. The… Malevich which no one has seen http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/37/ The story below is a translated interview with Toporovsky with added commentary by Andrei Sarabyanov and other experts in the field of Russian avant-garde. The original transcript in Russian can be found by followng the link to the original piece. “In light of the controversy… Aleksey and Andreas Jawlensky, “Adventures of Color” at the Russian Museum http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/36/ The exhibition, which will run from the 22 February to 10 April 2028, features 20 paintings by the artists, as well as a wide range of documents and archive materials to support the exhibition.The exhibits, together, form a very colorful representation of the history of… Russian art exhibition “Radiant future; The art of socialist realism” to run at Collectión del Museo Ruso in Málaga. http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/35/ The Collectión del Museo Ruso has over 2,300 square meters to exhibit works of art in a building adapted to this new use within the premises of the old tobacco factory of the city. The museum’s current collection of over 100 Russian artworks dates between… Kunstmuseum Basel in Basel launches an exhibition from 1932 http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/34/ Kunstmuseum Basel in Switzerland is currently hosting an exhibition titled “Russen Fokus Samumlung Im Obersteg”. The show is focused on the collection of Russian artworks in Obersteg, one of the primary highlights of the exhibition is a substantial amount of work by Alexej von Jawlensky, although… Garage museum in Moscow comes out with another exhibition dedicated to one of the various historic phenomena in Soviet and Russian contemporary art. http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/33/ On July 7 in 1988, the Sovincenter in Moscow hosted a legendary Sothesby’s auction which featured more than 100 lots of avant-garde and “unofficial” contemporary works. International collector travelled to Moscow especially for the event in order to bid over the Russian lots. The local… Wolfsonian to launch two exhibitions of Russian 20th century graphic design http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/31/ The Wolfsonian at the Florida International University has been internationally recognized for the attention its given to the subject of political persuasion. The Museum has come out with numerous exhibitions and programs over its 22-year history, as the topic coincides with the mission and the… New evidence of destruction of the Nicholas Roerich Museum in Moscow http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/30/ The International Center of the Roerichs, the ICR, has over the past decades returned a lot of paintings and drawings by the Roerich’s to Russia. It has also held over 600 exhibitions and published over 250 books about the Roerich family, aiding the non-governmental Museum… Kremlin Report http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/27/ Today in the news, the US has published the anticipated list of prominent Russians with close ties to Putin.The list of 210 names of various Russian businessmen and oligarchs is designed to be a warning of possible future sanctions and the Trump administration confirmed that… Instagram http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/28/ Dear Friends and Visitors!Please note that we have started an Instagram account.Please click through the link in order to follow us there. Follow for educational fine art content. Every day we’re going to feature Russian works of art, from the old masters to more contemporary… Red Star Over Russia: a revolution in visual country 1905 - 55 http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/26/ The exhibition titled “Red Star Over Russia: a revolution in visual country 1905 - 55” is still on at Tate Modern in London, until the 18th of February.This exhibition offers a journey of Russia told through the eyes of artists, photographers and designers. Red Star… Update from Ghent http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/25/ In a surprising turn of events, all of the questionable artworks exhibited at the Museum voor Schone Kunsten in Ghent, Belgium have now been taken down and placed in storage. The exhibits are currently under investigation, and the pieces are being tested for authenticity. Although… Fake avant-garde? http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/24/ Last week, a lot of publicity was generated by an exhibition of 26 never before seen artworks of the Russian avant-garde on display at the Museum voor Schone Kunsten in Ghent, Belgium.The pictures are on loan from the Dieleghem Foundation in Belgium ran by a… GUARDIANS OF THE AVANT-GARDE http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/23/ GUARDIANS OF THE AVANT-GARDEAndrei Sarabyanov on the suppression and resurgence of early 20th-century Russian art.                         INTERVIEW Serafim Orekhanov PHOTOGRAPHY Igor PalminArt historian Andrei Sarabyanov is considered one of the foremost experts on the Russian avant-garde.… Russian art exhibition in Design museum London http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/22/ ARCHITECTURE, PROPAGANDA, REVOLUTION Imagine MoscowMarking the centenary of the Russian Revolution, this exhibition explores Moscow as it was imagined by a bold new generation of architects and designers in the 1920s and early 1930s.Drawing on rarely seen material, Imagine Moscow presents an idealistic vision of the… One hunded years on, museums mark the Bolshevik Revolution http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/21/ A Revolutionary Impulse: the Rise of the Russian Avant-Garde, Museum of Modern Art, New York (until 12 March)Kazimir Malevich, Suprematist Composition: Airplane Flying (1915) (© and courtesy of The Museum of Modern Art, New York)The Museum of Modern Art in New York (MoMA) led the… Russian Revolution exhibition in London http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/20/ One hundred years on from the Russian Revolution, this powerful exhibition explores one of the most momentous periods in modern world history through the lens of its groundbreaking art.Renowned artists including Kandinsky, Malevich, Chagall and Rodchenko were among those to live through the fateful events… Sotheby’s Holds Record-Setting Russian Art Sale in London http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/19/ BY NICHOLAS FORREST | NOVEMBER 29, 2016The market for Russian art has shown signs that it is beginning to haul itself out of the doldrums with Sotheby’s achieving a sale total of £12,589,125 / $15,616,810 against an estimate of £8.3-12.1m for its November 29 Russian… Albert Marquet at The Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/18/ The concept of an exhibition of Albert Marquet’s (1875–1947) works was conceived and fulfilled by the curators of Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris as a monographic research on the oeuvre of this renowned French artist. The exhibits – from the early “Algerian”… Kandinsky Returns to Russia for St Petersburg Exhibition http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/17/ The relationship between one of Russia’s most famous painters and his native country is being explored in an exhibition in St. Petersburg. “Wassily Kandinsky and Russia” is at the State Russian Museum until December 4.Celebrating the 150th anniversary of the artist, the exhibition features paintings… Ivan Aivazovsky’s Marine Mastery at State Tretyakov Gallery http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/16/ BY NICHOLAS FORREST | AUGUST 24, 2016 Russia’s State Tretyakov Gallery in Moscow is celebrating the 200th anniversary of the birth of Russian painter Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky 1817-1900 with a major monographic exhibition of the artist’s work. Born in the town of Feodosiya in Crimea,… RARE WORKS BY RUSSIAN MASTER FEDOR ZAKHAROV http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/15/ NEW YORK – Bonhams presents Fedor Zakharov: In Pursuit of Perfect Form, an exhibition of portraits, still lifes and landscapes by the renowned 20th century Russian artist. The exhibition runs August 8-26 at Bonhams New York. "The artistic significance of this collection cannot be overstated.… AVANT-GARDE FAIRY TALES: RUSSIAN AVANT-GARDE RESEARCH PROJECT SEEKS TO UNTANGLE FACTS, FAKES, AND FICTIONS http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/14/ BY Sylvia Hochfield Natalia Goncharova, Espagnole, 1916, which sold for a record $10.2 million at Christie’s in 2010. Genuine high-quality works like these are few.  COURTESY CHRISTIE’S Scandals have never been in short supply in the world of Russian avant-garde art, but the last few… Russian Avant-garde lectures by Andrey Sarabianov http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/13/ Watch 5 episodes and read 21 notes on the history of Russian Avant-garde (1907-1932) by Andrey Sarabianov for free in Russian, at Arzamas Academy The Billionaire, the Picassos and a $30 Million Gift to Shame a Middleman http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/12/ MONACO — In what appears at first glance to be a simple, magnanimous act, a Russian billionaire is poised this week to return two Picassos, valued at $30 million, to the artist’s stepdaughter, who says the works, both portraits of her mother — Jacqueline Roque,… Our new website / Наш новый сайт http://gallery.danakishi.myjino.ru/news/11/ Dear friends and visitors,We are glad to announce our new website, which combines all information from the old website and also new categories and a news feed.Please let us know if you stumble upon anything that is not working properlyДорогие друзья и гости нашего сайта,Мы…