russian

© Vitaly Komar and Alex Melamid. Photo by Peter Paul Geoffrion.
BROWSE russian COLLECTION
From 1992 to 2003, the museum built a significant collection of modern and contemporary paintings, sculptures, and works on paper by Russian artists. The concentration on post-Soviet works by Russian émigrés makes it a unique collection in the U.S. The collection includes pre-Soviet era, Soviet era, and works by both state-recognized and non-conformist artists. The largest component of the collection consists of second-generation non-conformist artists from the Brezhnev era into the post-Soviet period, including artists such as Komar and Melamid. The collection is currently undergoing scholarly evaluation.

Collection Highlights

  • © Brodsky and Utkin. Courtesy Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York / www.feldmangallery.com. Photo by Peter Paul Geoffrion.
  • Photo by Peter Paul Geoffrion
  • © Brodsky and Utkin. Courtesy Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York / www.feldmangallery.com.
  • © Gerlovina Gerlovin