Past Exhibitions

Born in the USSR: Paintings of Childhood and Youth

Saturday, March 4th – Friday, September 29th *The mezzanine gallery will close to begin its transformation on Friday, September 29th.  The main gallery will remain open until October 7th, featuring the paintings of Born in the USSR: Paintings of Childhood and Youth.  Admission will be reduced while certain parts of the gallery are closed*   […] Read More

A Whale Off the Coast of Norway and Other Encounters – Alexander Voitsekhovsky

Alexander Voitsekhovsky’s “A Whale Off the Coast of Norway and Other Encounters”  On view in the Lower Gallery – November 10-13, 2016 TMORA is honored to welcome Russian artist Alexander Voitsekhovsky – illustrator to works by such diverse writers as Pushkin, Hillaire-Belloc and Dostoyevsky. His latest book “A Whale off the Coast of Norway and Other […] Read More

Leon Hushcha

The Art of Leon Hushcha The Museum of Russian Art is pleased to announce a very special limited engagement of The Art of Leon Hushcha.  Long considered one of the most prolific painters in the Midwest, Leon Hushcha takes pride in making Minneapolis his home.  Hushcha is an impressionist and superb colorist, whose distinct stylistic […] Read More

Artistic Underground in the Late Soviet Era

The exhibition Artistic Underground in the Late Soviet Era brings together a provocative selection of nonconformist works, unfolding a striking variety of styles and personalities. Drawn almost entirely from the TMORA collection, the show features twenty artists that include some of the movement’s most renowned, Vladimir Nemukhin, Oleg Vassiliev, Ilya Kabakov, Ernst Neizvestny, Eduard Shteinberg, […] Read More

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