Ilya and Emilia Kabakov

Pace’s first exhibition of Ilya and Emilia Kabakov will feature seven paintings from several recent series as well as a single installation. This exhibition is part of a constellation of events throughout New York City this fall season. In addition to Pace’s presentation, the artists celebrated the launch of the eighth edition of their conceptual […]

Crossroads: Jewish, Gay and Russian

A Panel Discussion Moderated by BluePrint Fellow Yelena Goltsman Come hear an exciting, thought-provoking panel discussion about what it’s like to be a Russian-speaking LGBTQ Jew in the US today. The panelists will also discuss Jewish and gay life in both the former Soviet Union and modern-day Russia. Discover the rich spiritual and social life […]

The International Russian Émigré & Israeli-Russian Film Festival

The Russian American Cultural Center in New York, established the world’s largest and unique Annual International Russian Émigré Film Festival. The Festival explores the overlap of cultures and gives voice to a much-maligned community. Festival Opening and all-day film marathon will take place on November 10, 2013 at the heart of the film district in […]

Ilya and Emilia Kabakov: Enter Here

A new documentary film about Russia’s most celebrated artists will have its U.S. theatrical premiere at Film Forum in New York City on November 13, 2013. Description Ilya Kabakov survived famine, war, fear, guilt and his mother’s homelessness, and created a new kind of art that speaks to the dreams of millions. Now, he and […]

Novaya Koja, new issue presentation

Нью-Йорскский литературно-художественный альманах “Новая Кожа” представляет свой четвертый выпуск, а также гостью альманаха, писательницу из Берлина Юлию Кисину. В программе примут участие редакторы “Новой Кожи” Леонид Дрознер и Игорь Сатановский, а также авторы выпуска Александр Гальпер, Джон Наринс, и Ян Пробштейн. О Юлии Кисиной: Родилась в Киеве. Училась на сценарном факультете ВГИКа и в Академии […]

Historical Romance: Boris Pasternak, Olga Ivinskaya, and the Birth of “Doctor Zhivago"

Literary Theater Dialogue & WorkShop Theater Company present Historical Romance: Boris Pasternak, Olga Ivinskaya, and the Birth of “Doctor Zhivago.” The scenes from “The Candle Burned…” , “Lightning from Heaven”, and a unique documentary from Olga Ivinskaya’s archive. Pasternak and Ivinskaya are the inspiration behind two full-length plays – Irina Volkovich’s “The Candle Burned…” (performed […]

"The Dancers" photography exhibit by Nina Alovert

Nina Alovert, a native of Leningrad, received her master’s degree in history from Leningrad State University. She worked as a curator at the Comedy Theatre Museum, and photographer for the Komissarzhevskaya and Lensoviet Theatres. She began following the Kirov Ballet (now the Mariinsky) with her camera in the early 1950s. Alovert’s photographs were featured in […]

Russian Documentary Film Festival in New York

The sixth annual Russian Documentary Film Festival in New York From Friday, October 4 through Sunday, October 6, 2013 At Tribeca Cinemas (54 Varick Street, Manhattan), DCTV (Downtown Community Centre – 87 Lafayette St., Manhattan), Brooklyn Public Library (10 Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn) and Russian Centre «Otrada» (Village of Chestnut Ridge, NY). All films screened […]

12th Annual Russian Film Week in NYC

Every year, for more than a decade, New Yorkers have been introduced to the best of modern Russian cinema and the talent behind it. Since its launch in 2000, the film week has introduced New York to the latest works of Russian filmmakers, actors, and producers. Russian Film Week NYC has become the landmark cultural […]