Lonely Planet Writer

Russian artist exhibits works inspired by world travel

An exhibition of street art at the MMOMA last year.
An exhibition of street art at the MMOMA last year. Image by Max Frolov / CC BY 2.0

Moscow’s Museum of Modern Art has staged an exhibition of works by Russian artist Fyodor Konyukhov, who is also famous for his travels around the world including journeys to the North and South Poles, climbing Mt Everest and sailing around the world five times. Konyukhov has set several world records, and the exhibits include paintings and graphics dating from the 1970s to the present day inspired by his travels. The exhibition ends on 25 January. Read more: www.euronews.com