Erarta Museum and Galleries of Contemporary Art, St. Petersburg

(4.4/5 based on 800+ reviews on the web)
Erarta Museum and Galleries of Contemporary Art features the country's largest collection of contemporary Russian art. This privately owned museum boasts over 2,000 works of Russian art from over 140 artists that are available for public viewing. The St. Petersburg location opened in 2010, although the museum also has international galleries in New York, London, and Zurich. Explore this central building and its collections, including paintings, graphics, sculpture, and installations. Immerse yourself in interactive exhibitions and programs, such as "theater with no actors" and "art-animation." Most importantly, discover and learn from a world of contemporary art that is distinctly Russian. For travelers who use our world travel planner, St. Petersburg holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Erarta Museum and Galleries of Contemporary Art and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Five floors give a good and lively picture of Russian art since 1945 (no Malevich or Kandinsky). Texts are in Russian and English, and the personnel speaks English. Not very easy to come by bus; we mi...  more »
  • Museum visitors are waiting for permanent and temporary exhibitions. This time I got to the exhibition c. Shnurov. For checkmarks, you can go. And so the Museum fully corresponds to its destination in contemporary art, which for me personally is left a mystery) in order to broaden my horizon, dive and try to understand, this is a great option)
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  • very thought-out and advanced structure, the complete set of related products and services (shops, public catering, it gadgets, booklets, programs, tickets + concerts, meetings and views). Everything is done to ensure a wide and stereoskopichnyj review of truly contemporary art
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