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1. Russian Faux Art

The Museum Ludwig in Cologne, Germany, is turning a negative into a positive: breaking art world taboos by launching a major new exhibition on Russian art fakes it has unearthed within its own walls.

Tags: avant garde, art
2. Baba Yaga: Russian Folktales' Classic Witch

Slavic folklore sports a spooky old crone that just might give you a costume idea this Halloween.

Tags: Halloween, history, art, folktales, folklore
3. Chinese Artist's Gift to the Hermitage

A famous Chinese artist was so inspired by his visit to the Hermitage, that he created a whole exhibit.

Tags: art, china, hermitage
4. A Cover Story

The cover of this issue of the magazine is the final of a series of four seasonal images we commissioned from Asya Lisina. We asked her to explain how she went about crafting this image.

Tags: illustration, art
5. VKontakte's Virtual Exhibit

VKontakte has partnered with a modern art museum to allow amateur artists to submit items for a virtual exhibit.

Tags: art, social media, museums
6. The Inheritance of the Tsars: Russia's Claim to Rome

Russia-watchers sometimes encounter the idea that Moscow is the "Third Rome." But where does this idea come from, and what does it mean?

Tags: Orthodox Church, politics, architecture, art, religion, russian history
7. Worth A Thousand Words

A Russian colorist of historical photos has been banned from social media for her work.

Tags: social media, politics, art, history
8. Car Crashes, Art, and Bikinis

This week arts and crafts flourish under quarantine; a heatwave hits an unlikely place, and coronavirus fashion hits a new high (or low?).

Tags: Moscow, animals, cars, art, women, weather, coronavirus, Siberia
9. The Mysterious Origins of a Flea-Market Painting

Peter Guppy of Prosperity Hardware thinks he has a Kazimir Malevich painting on his hands.

Tags: revolution, art, malevich
10. Russian Photographer Landscape Photog of the Year

Moscow Photographer Oleg Ershov won the International Landscape Photographer of the Year prize, sponsored by Momento Pro.

Tags: travel, art, photography

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