The project ‘The Golden Map of Russia’ gives the viewers an idea about the collections of State art museums of Russia as a nation-wide domain, and makes the regional museums’ collections accessible to the Moscow audience. The new exhibition in this series includes 61 paintings from the Primorye Art Gallery, and 31 paintings from the collection of the Tretyakov Gallery. Read more.
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