The Foundation of the artist Mikhail Shemyakin was founded in 2002 for the implementation of the cultural and scientific programmes. Its purpose: support of art of Russia, the organization of cultural exchange with foreign countries and promoting young artists, photographers and musicians.
The basis of exhibition projects of the Fund is "Imaginary Museum Mikhail Shemyakin". In the framework of this project, the Foundation also conducts educational work, granting access to a unique fine materials from the collection of Shemyakin: images collected from directories, books, illustrations, photos of Museum and private collections.
In the halls of the Fund were held the following exhibitions: "Sphere in art", "the Image of death in art", "Scream in art", "Monsters. Mythological characters", "Hand in art.
An important complement scientific exposition, is the organization within the framework of the project of the open international competition of works of contemporary artists and a thematic exhibition of original works of winners of competition.
Each exhibition project of the Fund is accompanied by a programme of concerts, poetry evenings, film festivals and discussions theme of the project. The Foundation of the artist Mikhail Shemyakin works closely with the Oriental Museum and its branch, Maykop, where exhibitions are held with original works of artists of the Northern Caucasus.
Mon – Fri: 10.30 – 18.00
Tuesday: 10.30 – 19.00
Closed: Saturday, Sunday
Dear friends, pay your attention, to the fact that the time and days of work of "The Foundation of the artist Mikhail Shemyakin" can change, so before visiting it we recommend you to call +7 (812) 310 – 25 – 14.