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In the Moscow Museum of modern art on Petrovka is preparing a retrospective of Yoko Ono, and in Ermolaevsky lane — the great exhibition of memory of Dmitry Brusnikina. Biological Museum versed in the errors of Charles Darwin, and the space Museum tells how to fly to Mars and return alive.
“Alexander He. Portrait of a woman” at the State Darwin Museum
Address: Vavilov street, house 57
Dates: October 1 — December 1
Alexander He is known as the photographer-animal painter. During the long years of work in the Moscow zoo he created many portraits of animals — yawning Jaguar, brown bear frolicking and being sad pandas.
Landscapes, still lifes and female portraits Avalov less well known but no less interesting. Their models, he dresses in clothes of XIX and XX centuries, turning today’s girls into heroines of black and white movie and socialite of the past.
In the Darwin Museum, which has repeatedly held personal exhibitions Avalov, the first day of October opens a retrospective photographer over the past 30 years. The exhibition presents portraits of women, delicate flower compositions and surprising landscapes. “Brutal,” but very human portraits too, you can see — the exhibition will also feature a slide show consisting of pictures taken Valovym in different years at the zoo.
Ticket price — 150 rubles.
“Beyond the borders of the sound. Stefan Shanabrook”. The Cinema “Star”
Address: street the Earthen shaft, the house 18/22, building 2
Dates: October 1-28
The public gallery at Solianke conjunction with the “Moschino” is the exhibition Stephen Shanabrook one of the most famous contemporary artists of the United States. It opens in the cinema “Star”.
In the 1990s, Shanabrook shocked the critics with a series of “Chocolate from the morgue”, which included the casts of human bodies, cast in chocolate. His works are in the collections of museums in America, Russia, Europe, and Australia, as well as in private collections. One of his most famous fans — the artist Damien Hirst.
Shanabrook also known as video-artist and performer. Its main themes — the pain, fear and sickness of modern society. In the foyer of the “Stars” you can see videos of his two performances and video art created over the past 10 years. The camera fixed on the car wheel, removes the frantic pace of big city life, cotton candy, covering the artist’s body, slowly melts and forms a dirty crust, and the shooting of the crowd with a paintball gun exposes a big problem in the United States, as a free possession of firearms.
The entrance is free.
“Fly? Fly away!” in the gallery “Nagornaya”
Address: ulitsa Remizova, 10
Dates: 9 October — 24 November
20 Moscow artists working in different genres, participate in the exhibition project, dedicated to the flight. For some, flight is the physical movement of aircraft, for others meditation and spiritual growth, and for someone — the free fall.
In exposure included installations, drawings, videos and paintings of the Seeds Agroskin, Tatiana Krol, Vladimir Mogilevsky, Dasha Fursey, Yury Tatyanin, and others.
Ticket price — 100 rubles.
The nominees of the Kandinsky prize at the Moscow Museum of modern art
Address: Petrovka street, 25
Dates: October 9 — November 17
A month before the 12th ceremony of awarding the prize Kandinsky, the Museum of modern art will open exhibition applying for it this year artists and creative associations. The exhibition will feature 30 works by young authors and the winners of the previous awards. Among them are Alexander Brodsky, Polina Kanis, Sasha Pirogova, art group Mishmash and “City Ustinov”, Haim Sokol, and many others.
Ticket price — 350 rubles.
“Yoko Ono. The sky is always clear” at the Moscow Museum of modern art
Address: Petrovka street, 25
Dates: 15 Oct — 24 Nov
The exposure that can be safely called one of the most anticipated this year, will open during the festival-school of contemporary art “Territory”. Avant-garde artist, singer, writer Yoko Ono will present in Moscow his solo exhibition. The Central part of which will be the project “Instructions”, started in 1960-ies.
The objects and paintings in the “Instructions” do not exist by themselves, they require the intervention of the viewer. To those who dare to dialogue with the art It will seriously test your memory, imagination and trust. For example, to play chess on a completely white Board, to finish begun by the artist a work or to indicate on the map the place where the world is heading.
In addition, the exhibition includes the reconstruction of some of the classic performances of Yoko Ono and her video works.
Ticket price — 350 rubles.
“The art of Russian embroidery of XVI — beginning of XX century” in the Museum-reserve “Kolomenskoye”
Address: Andropova Avenue, 39, building structure 69
Dates: October 17 — 23 February
Museum-reserve “Kolomenskoye” is preparing for opening an exhibition of embroideries from their collections — from medieval Church decoration to clothes and accessories of the twentieth century. Many of them will be exhibited for the first time.
The exhibition includes four sections. The first one presents fine ornamental embroidery and the second embroidery with beads, pearls and glass beads, in the third — counting embroidery, fourth — white embroidery.
Ticket price — 200 rubles.
“Earth — Moon — Mars… to Stay alive” in the Museum space
Address: Prospekt Mira 111
Dates: October 17 — March 15
A new exhibition The space Museum will help to get an idea about what happens to the astronaut on the way to Mars or the moon. Prolonged isolation, confined space and constant weightlessness encountered during the flight, — exhausting and unpleasant circumstances. To them well to carry astronauts train on Earth in conditions similar to space. How are their training, you can learn using the VR-simulator, which “landed” near Shackleton crater and Gusev on the moon and Mars, respectively.
The exhibition is organized in collaboration with the Institute of biomedical problems, Russian Academy of Sciences, of history and whose contribution to the development of Russian cosmonautics dedicated to the part of the stands.
Ticket price — 250 rubles.
“Man-sized” house. The exhibition of memory of Dmitry Brusnikina at the Moscow Museum of modern art
Address: Ermolaevsky lane, 17
Dates: 22 October — 17 November
Exhibition project dedicated to the memory of actor , Director and teacher Dmitry Brusnikina, will be one of the key events of the festival-school of contemporary art “Territory”. The artist Ksenia Peretrukhina, curator of the exhibition, brought together details of the biography, lifetime projects and creative plans of the Director. Especially valuable to admirers of talent of Dmitry Brusnikina will be materials from the personal archives of his widow, Marina Brusnikina.
Ticket cost — free.
“What Darwin was wrong?” in Biological Museum named after K. A. Timiryazev
Address: Malaya Gruzinskaya street, house 15
Dates: October 22 — April 15
Almost two centuries ago, when the world still knew nothing about heredity and the exact age of the Earth, Charles Darwin proposed his explanation of the mechanism of evolution. The first edition of his book “the Origin of species…” was sold out in one day. Darwin’s theory was later revised and supplemented, but thousands of discoveries have only confirmed that he was right.
Exhibition Biological Museum dedicated to the 210th anniversary of the birth of Charles Darwin and the 160th anniversary since the publication of his main work, talks about the prejudices of society towards the theory of evolution and the real errors of Darwin and his colleagues. The exhibition presents rare editions of the “Origin of species…” 1864 and 1865 years.
Tickets cost 280 rubles.
“Shell for Ironing clothes, or About the history of iron” in the Museum-reserve “Izmailovo”
Address: the town named after Bauman, 2, building 4
Dates: 29 October — 31 March
More 200 vintage irons you will see from the end of October in “Izmailovo”. The exhibits can be easily seen by transformation of this fixture from coal to electric. Visitors will learn who invented the iron, as stroking the ancient Greeks, and when “a shell for Ironing clothes” appeared in Russia.
Ticket price — 120 rubles.
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