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11. Of Ice and Snowmen

The Snow and Ice in Moscow international festival, happening now, brings together artists from across the world to create brilliant works of art. 

Tags: snowman, festival, international, Moscow, ice sculpture, art
12. Bringing Warmth to the Arctic

Russia's Arctic towns are overdue for a makeover and graffiti is just what these chilly outposts need.

Tags: government, cities, art, arctic
13. Slavify Your Instagram Feed

Start the new year off right by adding a little more Russian art to your social media platforms. 

Tags: social media, sculpture, artwork, street art, Instagram, artist, art
14. Statues, Beer, and Prison Heads

Our bimonthly roundup of news on Russia most others missed.

Tags: kaliningrad, art, prison, baikal, lenin
15. Sock the Competition

The Russian town of Rasskazovo hosts the very first all-Russian sock knitting championship. 

Tags: art, creative, competition, socks
16. The Tales Behind the Frames

The stories behind three iconic pieces of Russian art.

Tags: world war ii, repin, icons, history, art
17. The Cat's Out of the Suitcase

A new statue in Kurgan is decidedly not the cat's pajamas, and after less than a week on display is being taken down due to public outcry.  

Tags: art, animals, monument, sculpture, cats, cat
18. A Bare Cat-art-strophe in Kazan

An indignant social media user called out an artist for her choice of subject in the heart of Kazan, but there’s another side to the story – a backside, if you will.

Tags: artwork, painting, naked, social media, kazan, artist, art
19. A New Spin on an Old Painting

The internet has been talking about Ilya Repin's painting Barge Haulers on the Volga a lot lately but, as usual, it is ignoring history.

Tags: art, painting, barge haulers, boatmen, ships, Volga, russian museum, repin
20. Kremlin Finally Gets Around to Clearing Out Old Basement

Archaeologists have just completed digging through layers of cultural strata in the middle of the Kremlin, unearthing some interesting finds they totally forgot were down there.

Tags: art, culture, Moscow, kremlin, history, archaeology

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