Exhibitions at Decorative Art Museum
Playing the Happy Past
December 14, 2018 – January 20, 2019
Elaborate toys and decorations by contemporary artists Alla Bedina, Natella Voiskunskaya, and Svetlana Lanshakova.
New Year Rush: mechanical dolls and music toys from David Yakobashvili’s collection
December 7, 2018 – January 20, 2019
Rare 19th-century mechanical musical toys. At the request of the collector, these fragile old mechanisms will only be wound up at certain times, for groups of up to 50 people. The ticket price as part of a group is 500 roubles (the ticket includes admission to the museum’s permanent collection). No advance registration is required; tickets will be available at the museum’s ticket office an hour before the excursions start. The schedule for the next week is available on the museum’s website.
December 20, 7.30pm
December 22, 3pm
December 23, 3pm
November 21, 2018 – February 3, 2019
Azerbaijan jewellery, carpets and art. In partnership with the Azerbaijan Ministry of Culture and the Geidar Aliev Fund.
Little Wonders. Czech Toys in Past and Present
December 21, 2018 – January 20, 2019
Toys from the Czech Republic, from 1920s to present, including the famous Krtek (Mole), a character created by Czech animator Zdeněk Miler
Venue: All-Russian Decorative Art Museum. 3 Delegatskaya Ulitsa. Novoslobodskaya, Mayakovskaya, Tsvetnoy Bulvar metro stations.
Tickets: 400 RUB, students 200 RUB.
Opening hours: Mon 10 am – 6 pm; Tuesday closed; Wednesday 10 am – 6 pm; Thursday 10 am – 9 pm; Friday 10 am – 6 pm; Saturday noon – 8 pm; Sunday 10 am – 6 pm