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An Award that Matters: Moscow’s Art Scene honors its “Comrades”

With the ArtReview Power 100 now on the stands, the buzz – all by people who have read the list, mind you – tends to be on how little these kinds of commendations really mean. Not true of the Soratnik … Continue reading

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Russian Culture Today: The Ministry of Culture and Irina Prokhorova weigh in

On July 3, Russia’s newly-minted Minister of Culture Vladimir Medinsky met for the first time with his Council. The same day,Ā Artguide published a list of this Council, which includes a lively mix of publicists, owners of television stations and even … Continue reading

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Moscow’s Contemporary Art World gets a New (Bilingual) Hub

One of the over-riding features of the Moscow art world is that the outside imagination of it has been easily monopolized, simply through lack of exposure. “Russian Contemporary Art? Oh, those two policemen kissing in the New York Times…” or … Continue reading

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