Museum

The New Museum

Address

6th line of the Vasilievsky Island, 29

Category

Art museums

Monday, Tuesday

Closed

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Weekend

12:00 – 19:00

Entrance fee

adults — 350 rubles, pensioners, students, schoolchildren — 200 rubles, children under 7 years, privileged categories of citizens — for free

The museum was opened on June 3, 2010. It is based on the private collection of Aslan Chekhoyev. Works are purchased in artists' studios, in galleries, at auctions, including famous ones - London Sotheby's, Christie, McDougall.

Today it is a museum space equipped with the latest technology and the only museum in the city where a retrospective of modern Russian art from its inception in the 1950s to the present day is presented.

The exposition includes works of the classics of nonconformist art of the Soviet period (L.Kropivnitsky, V.Nemukhin, L.Masterkova, O.Rabin, D.Krasnopevtsev, V.Yankilevsky, V.Pivovarov, M.Shvartsman, E.Steinberg, M.Kulakov, O. Tselkov, V. Yakovlev, A. Zverev) and contemporary Russian art (AES + F, Kulik, A. Osmolovsky, L. Rotar, D. Gutov, A. Belyaev-Gintovt, V. Pushnitsky, G. Mayois is and others ).