Current Exhibitions


The Siege of Leningrad

Photo is from the Collection of the State Museum of the History of St. Petersburg, Russia Leningrad during the Siege, 1941–1944. Collection of the State Museum of the History of St. Petersburg, Russia. Lower Gallery February 18, 2017–June 4, 2017 The exhibition The Siege of Leningrad is a multimedia presentation of one of the most tragic events […] Read More

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Art of Valerian Formozov: Visions of the Russian Heartland

Image: Valerian M. Formozov. Before Flying Away, 1969. Oil on board. The Raymond and Susan Johnson Collection of Russian Art The solo exhibition of Valerian Formozov’s paintings is part of The Museum of Russian Art’s Russian 20th Century Masters series, featuring more than forty paintings by the artist. The exhibition provides a broad view of […] Read More

Unknown Faberge: New Finds and Re-discoveries

The exhibition will feature a rich array of objects produced by the Fabergé jewelry firm in the late 19th–early 20th century. A leading supplier to the Russian Imperial Court, the House of Fabergé was active between 1842 and 1917. The exhibition reveals the art of Fabergé through more than eighty beautifully crafted pieces, many of […] Read More


Imperial Images in Etchings and Lithographs

Image: Emperor Peter I, Captain of Cavalier-Guards Collection of Vladimir von Tsurikov Fireside Gallery, October 8, 2016 – February 26, 2017   Intended to supplement the exhibition UNKNOWN FABERGE: New Finds and Rediscoveries, the display showcases a selection of etchings and lithographs from a private American collection. The display gives Minnesotan audiences the opportunity to […] Read More