A Summer Calendar of Cultural Life in Moscow

Anton Chekhov House at Melikhovo:
Permanent display: the house furnished more or less as it was when the writer lived there from 1892 to 1898 and wrote the famous play "The Seagull." Located in Melikhovo, from Kursky Station to Chekhov, then bus 25. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 8-272-24079.

Anton Chekhov Museum:
Permanent display: the writer's Moscow apartment, with a small display of photos and manuscripts. Located at 6 Sadovaya-Kudrinskaya Ul. M. Barrikadnaya. Ticket office open 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sat., Sun. and holidays 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., closed Mon. and Tues. 291-6154.

Atelier No. 2 Gallery at Winzavod Center of Contemporary Art:
One and the Same (To Zhe Samoye): Irina Shteinberg's metaphysical installation, to June 10. Located at 1 4th Syromyatnichesky Pereulok, Bldg. 6. M. Chkalovskaya, Kurskaya. 2 to 8 p.m., closed Mon. 917-4646, 8-985-417-5077, www.winzavod.ru

Dom Nashchokina Gallery:
Family Values (Semeiniye Tsennosti): works by Pyotr Pashkevich, his children and relatives, to Sept. 14. Located at 12 Vorotnikovsky Pereulok. M. Mayakovskaya. Ticket office open noon to 7 p.m. 699-1178/4774, www.domnaschokina.ru

GMG Gallery:
Days of San Isidro: Madrid's annual festival marking the start of the city's bullfighting season in photographs by James Hill, Fri. to June 26. Located at 2A Leontyevsky Pereulok. M. Pushkinskaya. Noon to 8 p.m., closed. Sun. and Mon. 626-0888, www.gmggallery.com

Konyonkov Museum:
Darya Surovtseva shows abstract sculptures, to Aug. 27. Located at 17 Tverskaya Ul. M. Tverskaya, Pushkinskaya. 11 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., closed Mon. and Tues. 629-4472.

Moscow Kremlin Museums:
The Medici Treasury (Sokrovishchnitsa Medici): exhibit from collections of the Silver Museum and other museums of Florence, to Aug. 1 in the Patriarchy Palace. Located at the Moscow Kremlin. Borovitsky Gate entrance. M. Borovitskaya. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., closed Thurs. 695-4146, www.kreml.ru/en

New Tretyakov Gallery:
Anton Olshvang. Layer 99,9: post-industrial art objects, to Sept. 4.
Main exhibit halls: a recently revised display of 20th-century Russian art.
Masterpieces of Russian Art from the 10th to the 19th century, to Aug. 14.
Varvara Bubnova (1886-1983): lithographs, watercolors and paintings from the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts collection, to July 3. Located at 10 Krymsky Val. M. Oktyabrskaya, Park Kultury. Ticket office open 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., Thurs. 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., closed Mon. 230-7788, 951-1362, 238-1378. Excursions 953-5223. An Autoline minibus runs from outside the New Tretyakov Gallery to the Tretyakov Gallery at 10/12 Lavrushinsky Pereulok daily at 12:20, 1:20, 2:20, 3:20 and 4:20 p.m., www.tretyakovgallery.ru

Roza Azora Gallery:
Rozy and Azory: paintings by Yelizaveta Plavinskaya and Sergei Gorshkov, Fri. to July 27. Located at 14 Nikitsky Bulvar. Mon. to Sat. noon to 8 p.m., Sun. noon to 6 p.m. 695-8119, www.rozaazora.ru

RuArts Gallery:
Natalya Smolyanskaya. Frame Break: graphics, collages and videos, to July 2. Located at 10 1st Zachatyevsky Pereulok. M. Kropotkinskaya. Noon to 8 p.m. Free admission. 201-4475, www.ruarts.ru

Russian Harmonica Museum:
History of the Russian Harmonica: permanent display of musical instruments.
Russian Evening (Russky Vecher): an excursion for tourists upon request. Located at 18 2nd Tverskaya-Yamskaya Ul. M. Mayakovskaya. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Wed. and Fri. 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., closed Mon. and the last Fri. of the month. 251-6730.

Shchusev Architecture Museum:
Austria, Come On! (Avstriya, Davai!): Austrian art, design, architecture and music, to Aug. 28.

Tretyakov Gallery:
Early 20th-Century Russian Posters from the Tretyakov Gallery collection, to Sept. 11.
Main exhibit halls: masterpieces of Russian icon art and world-famous 19th- and early 20th-century paintings.
Russian Posters From the Turn of the 20th Century from the Tretyakov Gallery collection, to Aug. 21.
The Tkachyov Brothers. About the Homeland (Bratya Tkachyovy. O Rodine): traditional paintings by Sergei and Alexei Tkachyov, to July 17 in the Engineer Wing.
Western European and Russian Paintings from the Kursk Arts Gallery, to June 26 in the Engineer Wing. Located at 10/12 Lavrushinsky Pereulok. M. Tretyakovskaya. Ticket office open 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., closed Mon. 230-7788, 951-1362, 238-1378. An Autoline minibus runs from outside the Tretyakov Gallery to the New Tretyakov Gallery at 10 Krymsky Val daily at noon, 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 p.m., www.tretyakovgallery.ru

Vsevolod Meyerhold Museum:
Permanent display: a small museum devoted to the director. Located at 12 Bryusov Pereulok, Apt. 11. M. Pushkinskaya. Ticket office open noon to 5:30 p.m., closed Mon. and Tues. 229-5322.


Moscow Guide Summer 2011
Moscow Guide Summer 2011
The Moscow Summer Guide is dedicated to the wedding theme, because traditionally summer in Moscow is a time of weddings. The journal tells about the best hotels that cater to newly-weds, and about the locations that young couples traditionally visit on their wedding days. The publication gives advice on choosing a wedding dress and offers an overview of spas that young couples must certainly visit on the eve of the big ceremony. The publication informs the reader about the best cultural events in Moscow this summer.
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