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Moscow's Bolshoi Ballerinas Star in LK Bennett Subway Ad

The British brand LK Bennett has invited Russian ballet dancers of the Bolshoi Theatre to take part in its image campaign

Russian Film ‘Loveless’ Keeps Topping Critics’ Rating in Cannes

The film “Loveless” by Russian director Andrei Zvyagintsev continues to be on top of critics review at the 70th Cannes Film Festival

Most-Visited Museums of Moscow and St. Petersburg Named

The Art Newspaper Russia has compiled a list of most-visited art museums of Moscow and St. Petersburg in 2016

Muscovites to Get ‘Printed Tattoes’

The Ninth Moscow International Tattoo Convention will start in Moscow Sokolniki park on June 2

Five Stolen Paintings Return to Levitan Museum

Five works by Russian painter Isaac Levitan worth about 77 million roubles ($1.3 million) have been returned to his house-museum in Plyos

System of a Down Frontman to Write Soundtrack for Russian Movie

Frontman of the American rock band System of a Down, musician of Armenian origin Serge Tankian will become the composer of the Russian film “The Legend of Kolovrat”

Russian Artist Decorates Quilted Jacket with 'Celebrity Skulls and Bones'

The Husky Wear clothing brand has released a limited edition series of Husky Art quilted jackets in collaboration with Russian artists

Moscow Zoo to Organise Free Tours Showing Connections to World of Art

Guides from six different Moscow museums have created tour programmes for the Moscow Zoo that will describe the impact of wildlife on art

Entrance to 200 Moscow Museums to Become Free for ‘Night of Museums’

On May 20, the 11th annual “Night of Museums” will be held in the Russian capital with more than 200 museums and galleries taking part

Putin: Russian Museum Attendance Reaches 120 Million People a Year

The number of visitors to Russian museums has reached 120 million people a year, said Russian President Vladimir Putin

Moscow Tretyakov Gallery to Offer Free Tours

Moscow’s most renown museum, the Tretyakov Gallery, will hold a series of free tours of its Russian art of the 20th century exposition

Making of Largest Photo Archive Showcasing Russian History

Over 70,000 scanned photographs, taken between 1860 and 1999, are collected in an immense online archive

By Memory, by Touch

Blind art critic Alexey Filatov reads lectures, studies dance and painting

‘Cargo Theatre’ to Take Off in Moscow

The "Cargo Moscow" Russian-German theatrical project was launched in Moscow

The Dirty Art

Dusty trucks as canvas: an artist from Moscow transforms dirt into beautiful pictures

Muscovites Choose Best Monument of 2016

Moscow residents recognised the monument of Prince Vladimir on Borovitskaya Square as the last year's best

Russian Illustrator Who Made the World Laugh

Meet Anton Gudim's creations which are funny, sad and sarcastic at the same time

Russian Museums to Get Augmented Reality App

Users will be able to get instant information about any work of art just by using a new app

A Three-Metre-Tall Felt Boot Installed in St. Petersburg

A huge felt boot, or valenok, appeared on the Solyanoy Lane in central, the local nespaper Fontanka reported Tuesday

Gorillaz Use Russian Glitché Service in a New Album Promo

British band Gorillaz used the Russian Glitché service, which imposes artificial interference on images for the promotion of their new album, “Humanz”.