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Radical Changes to come in Moscow, so why not ArtMoscow as well…?

Today, the Russian internet went wild as the federal government sentenced popular opposition leader and would-be Moscow mayoral candidate Alexey Navalny to five years in prison and a $15,000 fine after finding him guilty of trumped-up charges of embezzlement (all … Continue reading

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V_Museum: Platform Moscow brings young Russian artists to Berliner Festspiele

This year’s Berliner Festspiele features a RusImport program, which, in addition to Chekhov productions, includes the launch of V_Museum: Platform Moscow. The virtual museum platform was developed by the Sputnik Art Foundation in Moscow, and has appeared in various iterations … Continue reading

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The Russian Art World Takes a Stand (or rather, doesn’t…)

This week, Artguide – the leading news portal for the Russian art world – has noted more than a few rejections in the air. As we reported two days ago, this week sees the openings of both ArtMoscow and VIENNAFAIR … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Fairs: The Real ArtMoscow may be at the VIENNAFAIR

Tomorrow, ArtMoscow will kick off its 16th edition, quite a feat for a fair whose death knell has sounded more than once. The most recent of these tolls came with the announcement that Sergey Skaterschikov had bought the struggling VIENNAFAIR … Continue reading

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