Russian Academy of Arts
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Russian Academy of Arts information
The Russian Academy of Arts hosts rotating exhibits in the historic 19th-century mansion of the Morozov estate. Despite the institutional-sounding name, this is part of the Zurab Tsereteli empire; it puts on inspired and varied shows featuring mostly contemporary Russian and foreign artists.