Life in Moscow

Things to Do in Moscow:

With the frosty weekend and long New Year public holidays approaching, check out our list of recommendations on what to do in Moscow this winter.
December 23, 2021
Yuri Norstein, the renowned Russian animation director, is probably best known for his iconic animation film Hedgehog in the Fog. A new exhibition at Jewish Museum and Tolerance Center offers an extensive overview of the works created by him together with his wife and partner, artist Francesca Yarbusova. The project celebrates Yuri Norstein’s 80th birthday.

December 06, 2021
From 19th-century peasants, to the early 20th-century ‘silver age’, to Soviet impressionism: three new exhibitions in Moscow demonstrate a wide range of art genres and eras.
September 20, 2021
The HSE Look is restarting a column about life in Russia, what can be discovered in its various cities, and interesting venues at HSE University and beyond. Here is a column by Dr Jamie Costley
June 23, 2021
The joint Master's programme of the Garage Museum and HSE University, ‘Curatorial Practices in Contemporary Art’, started in autumn 2019. Two years later, exhibitions prepared by student teams over the course of their studies are opening in Moscow. The first of them, ‘Comfort  and Reason. Fragments of Artistic Life in Moscow in the 90s', is now on display at the Museum of Moscow.
June 23, 2021
An outdoor photo exhibition has opened on the fence of the Trinity Church on Khokhlovsky Lane, a few minutes-walk from the HSE Faculty of Media and Communications and the Pokrovka complex.
May 31, 2021