Join us for a once in a lifetime experience! The Museum of Russian Art presents its first ever bluegrass concert. Named in honor of Bill Monroe, “The Father of Bluegrass Music,” Monroe Crossing dazzles audiences with an electrifying blend of classic bluegrass, bluegrass gospel, and heartfelt originals. Their airtight harmonies, razor sharp arrangements, and on-stage rapport make them audience favorites across the United States and Canada. Their airtight harmonies, razor sharp arrangements, and on-stage rapport make them audience favorites across the United States and Canada.
Join us for an evening of storytelling for grown-ups. Into the Forest; Experience Russian Folklore through the Art of Storytelling. If you think storytelling is only for children, this evening will change your mind.
Join us for a morning of Russian art and music presented by the Friends of TMORA and the Minnesota Orchestra. SOLD OUT.
The Museum of Russian Art will host a panel discussion that will focus on the current and mounting conflict between Ukraine and Russia. Negotiating a Protracted Conflict: Ukraine, August 1914 to The Present.
An exceptional panel of experts, moderated by Theofanis G. Stavrou, Professor of Modern Russian History at the University of Minnesota, will discuss the challenges facing Ukraine, Russia, Europe, indeed the world, as the crisis in Ukraine is increasingly taking on characteristics of a protracted conflict. SOLD OUT
SOLD OUT: The Ukrainian Crisis: Putin, Obama and the Unraveling of Post-Cold War Europe, a lecture by Nick Hayes
SOLD OUT. Professor Nick Hayes will present a talk and question and answer discussion on the 2014 Ukrainian crisis in the context of the region’s history, ethnic divisions, and the acute tensions between Moscow and Washington over the post-Cold War order. Click ‘read more’ for information on how to register today!
Russian Art & Museum Trip Ages 5-9 & 9-14
Camp offered in conjunction with Simply Jane. Participants will make trips to The Museum of Russian Art for inspiration, observation and sketching and then create paintings and art in studio based on exhibition themes to create their Russian masterpieces! Projects will be for ages 5-9. Click ‘read more’ for further details.
SOLD OUT. Enjoy a culinary tour of Russia! Arrive at TMORA for a docent led tour focusing on food related paintings. Following the tour, enjoy lunch at Moscow on the Hill and learn about Russian cuisine! Transport to and from Moscow on the Hill provided by comfortable coach bus. Don’t miss this wonderful opportunity to explore Russian cuisine and culture! Cluck ‘read more’ for further details.
Join us at the Stone Arch Bridge on June 14 and celebrate the coming of summer with Russian film. What better way to enjoy Northern Spark’s White Night than seeing Russian avant-garde movies on the Post Office wall! Early Russian directors were leaders in film theory – pioneers in montage and visual imagery. Click ‘read ‘more for more information.