The Thaw exhibition
14.02.2017 – 11.06.2017
Tretyakov gallery on Krymsky Val Street is hosting the Thaw exhibition — one of its largest projects of recent years. It took almost four years to gather and put on display the ultimate collection of evidence, reflecting the unique political phenomenon.
The exhibition is dedicated to the atmosphere of the Soviet sixties, its mutability and freshness. The visitors will see more than 500 items from about 20 museums, including rare archive photos, various paintings, sculptures and film fragments of the post-totalitarian era. Guests are introduced to the works of Deineka, Zverev, Kabakov and other well-known figures of the epoch. Viewers pass through several sections that mark important motifs of the demostrated items: «Towards the communism», «Brand new life», «Conversation with father», «Aquisition» etc.
The exhibition’s task is not only to show remarkable changes and rise of creativity but also launch thinking process, curators say. They wish to present display space as the principle crossroad of different points of view, national ideas and generations.
Moscow Current Events
20.07.2017 — 06.08.2017
Moscow summer. Flower jam festival 2017
"Moscow summer. Flower Jam " festival gives an excellent opportunity to spend a weekend in the fresh air. The sweet tooth will enjoy confectionery shows, master classes and competitions. The best landscape architects, designers and florists of Russia and other countries will turn Moscow into a "City of Flowers"
28.06.2017 — 28.07.2017
Annual Flower Festival in GUM
A moth-long Flower Festival is to open at GUM Department store on June 28. About 370 000 plants of 17 species will be put on display, among them such beauties as geranium, blue lobelia, marigold, and coleus.
20.06.2017 — 27.08.2017
Aristarkh Lentulov exhibition
Theses days Bakhrushin theatre museum in Moscow hosts the exhibition of Aristarkh Lentulov, one of the brightest artists of the Russian avant-garde.
05.04.2017 — 30.07.2017
Zinaida Serebryakova Exhibition
The most complete collection of Zinaida Serebryakova’s works so far is waiting for visitors in Tretyakov’s gallery on Lavrushinsky Lane, 12
Moscow in miniature
Would you like to see the central part of the largest city model that will enter the Guinness Book of World Records? You have an excellent chance to do it till the end of 2015 in All-Russia Exhibition Centre VDNKh. We belive that an architecture model of Moscow (Moscow in miniature) performed at a scale of 1:400 is really worth seeing.
Russian Impressionism Museum
Art-buffs are welcome to visit the Russian Impressionism Museum, which opened its doors in Moscow on the 28th of May. The exhibition hall is located on the grounds of the former “Bolshevik” confectionery factory grounds.
Robostation in VDNH
If you are interested in everything connected with robots you should certainly attend one of the most curious interactive museum called Robostation, situated in All-Russia Exhibition Centre VDNH. Here visitors of all ages have a great chance to get acquainted with modern robots, take part in different activities, enjoy technopark, chemistry show and show of dancing robots.
Archive Of Moscow Events:
18.07.2017 — 23.07.2017
For the 13th time already, Russia is proud to organize one of the largest aviation forums in order to demonstrate latest achievements in aviation engineering and technology. International Aviation and Space Salon will be traditionally held at Zhukovasy. The exhibition part promises to display a wide range of ingenious aerospace items, design features and aerodynamic improvements.
01.06.2017 — 12.06.2017
Times and epochs 2017
If you enjoy the beginning of summer days in Moscow, pay close attention to people on the streets – you may come across a Roman legionary having a sweet chat with a fin de siècle poet. And do not to hesitate to believe your eyes, it’s actually happening! “Times & Epochs. The Gathering”, one of the most spectacular historic reenactment festivals, is currently on Moscow streets and squares, attracting citizens and visitors of the city.
27.05.2017 — 28.05.2017
The Polytech Festival
End of May will be marked by an outstanding street festival Polytech, devoted to collaboration of science, art and technology. The festival will include various scientific and popular discussions, educational projects, and even modern theatre.
20.05.2017 — 21.05.2017
Moscow museum night 2017
More than 200 art spaces and museums are participating at the Museum Night, which has already become traditional May pastime. This year Moscow festival marks its 11th anniversary and celebrates 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolution. Galleries and art centers will receive visitors until midnight and further, most of them – free of charge.
15.04.2017 — 01.06.2017
Flower Festival at Aptekarsky Ogorod
Missing warm sunny days, greenery and flowers? So are we! Fortunately, harsh Russian winter is almost over and Moscow Aptekarsky Ogorod (Apothecaries' garden) is celebrating it with the XVII Spring flower festival.
12.04.2017 — 23.04.2017
Moscow Easter Festival 2017
As the capital is preparing for real spring, the streets begin to fill with curios decorations. They mark a great opening of Moscow Festival «Easter gift», that will last from 12 April to 23 April.