The Russian Avant-Garde: Representation and Interpretation. Academic Papers from the Conference Accompanying the Exhibition Museum in a Museum: The Russian Avant-Garde from the Former Museum of Artistic Culture in the Collection of the State Russian Museu
272 pages with 53 colour and 126 black-and-white illustrations.
Format: 21 x 27 cm; English/Russian
This publication is based on papers read at the academic conference of the same name, held at the Russian Museum in 1998 and accompanying the Museum in a Museum: The Russian Avant-Garde from the Former Museum of Artistic Culture in the Collection of the State Russian Museum exhibition. The twenty-three articles were contributed by leading experts on the avant-garde.
Nikolai Pertsev: Materials on Restoration
100 pages with 4 colour and 45 black-and-white illustrations.
Format: 21 x 29.7 cm; Russian
This book is dedicated to the memory of Nikolai Pertsev (1902- 1981), a leading restorer who helped to save an unprecedented number of works of fine art of all forms and genres. The publication prints the papers read by Nikolai Pertsev at various academic conferences from 1949 to the late 1970s. The subjects of these works are the restoration of fresco painting and Old Russian easel painting. Also published are materials on Pertsev's work for the St Petersburg Inspectorate for the Protection of Monuments.
Nikodim Kondakov (1844-1925): Personality, Academic Heritage and Archives
168 pages with 25 colour and 71 black-and-white illustrations.
Format: 21.4 x 29.7 cm; Russian
This publication is based on papers read at the academic conference held at the Russian Museum in November 1994 in commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the birth of academician Nikodim Kondakov. The book publishes new materials and documents on the life, work and public activities of this leading Russian historian.
A Concept and Programme of Aesthetic Education for Young People in the Conditions of the Interaction of the School and Museum
The Artistic Image and its Plastic Incarnation (Museum-Play Methodics)