On the eve of Russian Art Week in London, Catherine McDougall, founder of MacDougall’s Auction House, told about the trends in the sale of paintings
A private Russian collector purchased paintings by Robert Falk and Pyotr Konchalovsky ahead of a Sotheby’s auction
Sylvester Stallone — known around the world for his roles in the films “Rambo” and “Rocky” — is also a talented artist, according to experts at The State Russian Museum, where an exhibition of his paintings recently opened
The largest exhibition on Natalia Goncharova in one hundred years opened in Moscow. Goncharova was one of the most famous representatives of Russian avant-garde art and the “dearest” Russian artists.
According to Interpol, Russia beats out France, Italy and Germany in the number of items stolen from its museums
Stass Shpanin, a 23-year-old Azerbaijani-born and Russian-speaking American artist, rediscovers his roots as his talent is nurtured at Moscow’s Surikov Art Institute.
The Tretyakov Gallery offers something for art-lovers, history fans and those fond of Russian culture alike. Visitors can easily become lost both in the large museum and in the collection of masterpieces of dedicated Russian artists
The exhibition “Victorian Avant-Garde” has kicked off at the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts. The art on display includes works from the Tate Gallery in London and pieces from private collections in Britain and the United States
Christie's, Bonhams and MacDougall's are expected to put on sale a rich selection of works by the famous Russian painters Konstantin Korovin, Nicholas Roerich and Ivan Shishkin
More than 70 paintings sold to Catherine the Great in the 18th century by the family of Britain’s first Prime Minister, Sir Robert Walpole, are back on display in the UK
Yulia Kosulnikova’s series of paintings titled “I’m Not Baba Yaga,” on display at the Erarta Galleries in London until May 18
RBTH celebrates the writers who were also visual artists – painters and illustrators – of great merit
Looking at his paintings of Old Moscow, viewers could only guess, what time and what place are depicted there.
Victoria Lomasko teaches painting lessons in juvenile detention centers. She explains how she got into this line of work and why it is important for juvenile delinquents to have such a link to the outside world
There is widespread and unnecessary fear of doomsday on December 21, 2012. But this also gives an inspiration to the people in the art world. Vladimir Manjukhin, a talented artist from Moscow, created CG artwork of Russia's capital city after doomsda
A very unusual combination of Biblical themes and Socialist Realism techniques is displayed at the Institute of Russian Realist Art in Moscow. The author, famed Soviet artist Gely Korzhev, have never been previously known for this kind of art.
Dmitry Sandjiev is one of the most respected artists of Russia. Since 1970s, he has been pursuing both the art of drawing as well as the art of painting. His pictures provide a fresh approach of spirituality and creativity.
On the occasion of the 1150th anniversary of Russia's statehood which is celebrated in Veliky Novgorod this weekend, RBTH presents the local collection of icons from 11th to 19th centuries.