Current exhibitions

Petrovka 25
January 16 — March 14, 2021

The Moscow Museum of Modern Art presents Objectivity, an exhibition of Andrey Grositsky. Numerous works from different collections (not only paintings, but also graphics and objects that inspired the artist) are brought together under one curatorial idea of Sergey Khachaturov: to show the art of Andrey Grositsky in different complex contexts, from a dialogue with contemporaries to a premonition of ideas inherent in the metalanguage of present day millennials.

February 19 - March 28, 2021

The Moscow Museum of Modern Art is happy to announce a solo exhibition of Irina Petrakova exploring the changing relationship between the body and the environment. While the concepts of presence and distance continue to be reinterpreted around the world due to the ongoing pandemic, the project highlights the role played by unconscious and random actions in the process of body adjustment to the environment.

OCTOBER 14, 2020 — MAY 16, 2021

The Moscow Museum of Modern Art presents Pavel Leonov: Through the Looking Glass, a retrospective exhibition marking the 100th anniversary of the artist.

Ermolaevsky 17
January 22 — April 11, 2021

The Moscow Museum of Modern Art presents an exhibition of an unconventional format, dedicated to the books published by Vladimir Krichevsky, an art historian and researcher, one of the few Russian authors specializing in the theory and history of graphics, typography and font design.

January 22 — April 11, 2021

FRONT TO BACK! is a project prepared as part of the Collection. A Vantage Point Program implemented by the MMOMA education center. The exhibition introduces the viewer to a unique aspect of the museum collection showing them the reverse side of artworks.

The MMOMA Education Center on 17 Ermolaevsky Lane was opened in the winter 2017 on the one of the four venues of the Moscow Museum of Modern Art. The creation of such a Center has become a logical development of the museum’s activity in the sphere of education and popularization of contemporary art, which allows to consolidate and expand all existing educational projects of the museum.

Gogolevsky 10
November 11, 2020 —March 21, 2021

The Moscow Museum of Modern Art is happy to announce Countdown, a retrospective exhibition of Igor Makarevich and Elena Yelagina. The exposition features both solo and the most significant joint works of the artists. Igor Makarevich and Elena Yelagina see this exhibition as an opportunity to look back on their career and to take stock of the work done over the past thirty years.

OCTOBER 27, 2020 - JFEBRUARY, 21 2021

The Moscow Museum of Modern Art and the School of Contemporary Art Free Workshops present Katya Isaeva’s project the Museum of Nature, being the part of the MMOMA Young Art Support Program.

Vadim Sidur Museum
March 18 – April 18, 2021

The Moscow Museum of Modern Art and the Vadim Sidur Museum invite you to the documentary exhibition — The Forgotten Trial of S. Mzhachikh. The project explores some of the relatively unknown events in the Russian history, which took place during one of its most mysterious periods, the beginning of the 21st century.

Vadim Sidur is a prominent figure among Soviet unofficial art of the second half of the twentieth century. His biography is a history of a person who struggled through the pre-war poverty, evacuation, experienced the Great Patriotic War and was severely wounded in the hostilities. A history of a person who thanks to his dedication to the way he had chosen was able to gain a voice to be listened to not only in his native land but also beyond its borders.


The Museum-Studio of Dmitry Nalbandyan was set up by the Moscow Government basing on the collection presented by the artist as a gift to the city in the end of 1992. Since 2018 the Museum-Studio is part of the Moscow Museum of Modern Art containing over 1500 artist’s works: paintings, sketches, drawings, photographs and personal belongings.

Bolshaya Gruzinskaya 15

Over 250 paintings, graphics, enamels, pieces of monumental and indoor sculpture.

special projects

On 3 November 2020, the VII Moscow International Biennale for Young Art launches the second part of the Main Project at the Museum of Moscow. It will introduce three curatorial projects in one space.

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