20th-Century Literature Museum:
New Then, in the Sixties. The "Thaw" Experience (Togda, v Shestidesyatiye. Opyt "Ottepeli"): photographs and installations provide information about cultural life during the era of the "Thaw," to May 15. Located at 17 Trubnikovsky Pereulok. M. Barrikadnaya. Ticket office open 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Thurs. 1 to 7:30 p.m., closed Mon. and the last day of the month. 495-695-4618, www.goslitmuz.ru/ru/ostroukhov-museum
Alexander Fersman Mineralogical Museum:
MT Pick Permanent display: A fascinating collection of minerals from all over the world. Located at 18 Leninsky Prospekt, Bldg. 2. M. Oktyabrskaya, Leninsky Prospekt, then any bus to Bolnitsa Svyatitelya Alexia. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., closed Mon. and Tues. 495-954-3900, www.fmm.ru
Alexander Pushkin Apartment Museum and Exhibition Hall:
New Erast Garin: a small display dedicated to one of the leading actors of Vsevolod Meyerhold's company in the 1920s and of Soviet cinema from the 1920s to the 1960s, to Jan. 31.
Pushkin and Moscow: permanent display.
New Tatyana Tsyplakova shows paintings and graphics dedicated to Russian poets Alexander Pushkin and Anna Akhmatova, to Jan. 27. Located at 55/32 Arbat, entrance from Denezhny Pereulok. M. Smolenskaya. Ticket office open 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Thurs. noon to 8:30 p.m., closed Mon., Tues. and the last Friday of the month. 499-241-9295, www.pushkinmuseum.ru
Alexander Pushkin Museum:
New Behind Screens. 19th- and early 20th-century Interiors (Za Shirmami. Interyer 19 — Nachala 20 Veka): authentic screens and household items from the museum and private collections, to March 30.
Anna Golubkina Studio Museum:
New Cameos by Anna Golubkina (1864-1927), to Feb. 1.
New The Anatomy of Production (Anatomiya Spektaklya): This exhibit illustrates Konstantin Stanislavsky's process of staging Chekhov's plays at the Moscow Art Theater, through August. Located in Melikhovo, from Kursky Station to Chekhov, then bus 25. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., closed Mon. and the last Friday of the month. 499-270-7991, www.chekhov-melikhovo.com
New Theater Begins (Teatr Nachinayetsya): works by young theater artists, to Jan. 31 in the Kolonnada Hall. Located at Posyolok Arkhangelskoye, 5th kilometer of Ilyinskoye Shosse. M. Tushinskaya, then bus 549 to Arkhangelskoye or bus 151 to Sanatory. Park open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Exhibitions open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sat., Sun. and holidays 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., closed Mon., Tues. and the last Wed. of the month. 495-797-5409, www.arhangelskoe.su
Art Deco Gallery:
New Korperkultur: The culture of the body in Germany and Russia in the 1910s to 1930s in sculptures by Ferdinand Preiss, paintings by Nikolai Zagrekov and photographs from museum and private collections, to Feb. 25. Located at 2/4 Luzhnetskaya Naberezhnaya. M. Vorobyovy Gory. 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sat. and Sun. by appontment. 495-639-9484, www.artdecogallery.ru
ArtPlay Na Yauze:
New MT Pick Nan Hoover. Landscapes From the Montevideo Collection: retrospective of video art works, to Feb. 4. Located at 10 Nizhnyaya Syromyatnicheskaya Ul. M Kurskaya. Noon to 8 p.m. 495-620-0882, www.artplay.ru
New Art Experiment: interactive multimedia installations for kids and parents, Thurs. to Wed at 6 p.m. Located at 9 Krymsky Val, in Gorky Park, near Pionersky Prud. M. Oktyabrskaya. Noon to 8:30 p.m. 645-0520, www.garageccc.com
Central House of Artists:
Works by Moscow Artists, Tues. to Feb. 3. Located at 10 Krymsky Val. M. Park Kultury, Oktyabrskaya. Ticket office open 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., closed Mon. 499-238-9634/9843, www.cha.ru
Classical Photography Gallery:
New Men and Motors (Lyudi i Motory): retro cars and bikes in works by Artyom Vasilkov, to Feb. 3.
New Portraits: works by Mikhail Alekseyev, to Feb. 3.
New World Duets (Duety Mira): photo works by Sasha Gentsis, to Feb. 3. Located at 23 Savvinskaya Naberezhnaya, Bldg. 1. Wed. to Sun. noon to 9 p.m., closed Mon. and Tues. 495-510-7714, www.classic-gallery.ru
New Pass the Path of Evolution: a new interactive multimedia exhibition. permanent display.
Dom Ikony Na Spiridonovke:
New Russian Moderne (Russky Modern): works by Russian artists from the turn of the 20th century, through November.
New The Romanovs. The Fall of the Dynasty (Romanovy. Padeniye Dinastii): personal items, works of art and archival documents, to Dec. 19, 2013. Located at 4 Ul. Spiridonovka. M. Arbatskaya, Tverskaya. Noon to 10 p.m. 495-690-5474/2660, www.dom-ikony.ru
New Don't Miss! (Ne Propusti!): paintings by Anastasia Kuznetsova-Ruf contemplate life's most importatnt moments, to Feb. 14. Located at 3 Bolshaya Sadovaya Ul., Bldg. 10, in the yard of the Pekin restaurant. M. Mayakovskaya. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sat. noon to 6 p.m., closed Sun. 499-251-7649, www.galleryfineart.ru
New Flowers in works by contemporary arists, to Feb. 16. Located at 7A Nikitsky Bulvar. M. Arbatskaya. Wed., Thurs., Fri. 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Sat. and Sun. noon to 7 p.m., closed Mon. and Tues. Free admission. 495-9256, www.domgogolya.ru
Historical Museum Exhibition Complex:
New Children's Costumes From the 18th to the 20th Century (Detsky Kostyom 18-20 Vekov): items from the Historical Museum collection, to March 30. Located at 2/3 Ploshchad Revolyutsii. M. Ploshchad Revolyutsii. Ticket office open 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Thurs. 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., closed Tues. 495-230-3634, 692-6315, www.shm.ru
Kolomenskoye Estate Museum:
New New Year's Fairytale (Novogodnyaya Skazka): toys, carnival costumes and masks, postcards, posters, photographs and other items from the 1930s to the 1960s, to Feb. 24 in the Palace of Alexei Mikhailovich.
New Zlatoust Secrets (Sekrety Zlatousta): works by Zlatoust armorers from the 19th to the 21st century from museum and private collections, to Feb. 24. Located at 39 Prospekt Andropova. M. Kolomenskaya. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., closed Mon. 495-232-6190, mgomz.ru/kolomenskoe
New Dolce Vita (Sladkaya Zhizn): various works on the themes of sweets and sweetness from museum collections, Jan. 25 to March 3. Located at 12 Ul. Nemchinova. M. Timiryazevskaya, then bus 87 or 206 to Gostinitsa Molodyozhnaya. Ticket office open 11 a.m. to 8:15 p.m., closed Mon. 499-977-0044/88, www.kovcheg-art.ru
Manezh Exhibition Hall:
MT Pick Publisher Vollard and His Artists (Izdatel Vollard i Yego Khudozhniki): 23 artists' books published by one of the most important dealers in French contemporary art Ambroise Vollard from 1900 to 1939 with original graphic prints by Pablo Picasso, Marc Chagall, Auguste Renoire, Aristide Maillol, Pierre Bonnard, Paul Cezanne, Edgar Degas, Georges Braque and others, to Sun.
New The Terrestrial Echo of Solar Storms (Zemnoye Ekho Solnechnykh Bur): Charles Sandison's installation of computer-generated video projections based on texts by Russian scientist Alexander Chizhevsky, to Jan. 26.
Marina Tsvetayeva Museum:
New Midwinter — Mid Earth (Seredina Zimy — Seredina Zemli): paintings, photographs and decorative art, to Jan 31.
Permanent display: house museum where the poet lived from 1914 to 1922. Located at 6 Borisoglebsky Pereulok. M. Arbatskaya, Smolenskaya. Noon to 5:30 p.m., Thurs. noon to 8:30 p.m., closed Mon. and the last Friday of the month. 495-697-5369, www.dommuseum.ru
Mikhail Prishvin House Museum:
New Life Is a Journey (Zhizn Yest Puteshestviye): photographs by Mikhail Prishvin, to April 30.
Moscow Museum of Modern Art on Tverskoi:
New Tatyana Faidysh shows paintings from the 1990s to the 2000s, Jan. 26 to Feb. 24. Located at 9 Tverskoi Bulvar. M. Tverskaya. Noon to 8 p.m., ticket office to 7:15 p.m., Thurs. 1 to 9 p.m., ticket office to 8:15 p.m., closed every third Monday of the month. 495-231-3660, www.mmoma.ru
Moscow Museum of Modern Art on Yermolayevsky:
New MT Pick Olga Tobreluts. New Mythology: retrospective of video installations and paintings, Jan. 24 to Feb. 24. Located at 17 Yermolayevsky Pereulok. M. Mayakovskaya. Noon to 8 p.m., ticket office to 7:15 p.m., Thurs. 1 to 9 p.m., ticket office to 8:15 p.m., closed every third Monday of the month. 495-231-3660, www.mmoma.ru.
Nashi Khudozhniki Gallery:
New MT Pick Leon Bakst. The Discovery of Fabric: (Leon Bakst. Otkrytiye Materii): American collection of textile designs by this decorator best known for his work with Sergei Diaghilev's Ballets Russes, Jan. 25 to April 15. Located at Rublyovo-Uspenskoye Shosse, 36 Posyolok Borki. M. Molodyozhnaya, then bus 121 to Posyolok Borki. 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., closed Mon. 495-637-2810, www.kournikovagallery.ru
New Peony Mania (Pionomania): paintings, objects and installations by Vita Buivid, Jan. 30 to March 2.
Vincent Perez shows photo works featuring stars of the Bolshoi Ballet, to Sat. Located at 10 1st Zachatyevsky Pereulok. M. Kropotkinskaya. Noon to 8 p.m. Free admission. 495-637-4475, www.ruarts.ru
Theater Gallery Na Maloi Ordynke:
New Poets Are Born in Provinces (Poety Rozhdayutsya v Provintsii): exhibit of photographs and installations devoted to playwright Alexander Vampilov, Sat. to Feb. 10. Located at 9 Malaya Ordynka, Bldg. 1. M. Polyanka, Tretyakovskaya. Ticket office open noon to 6:30 p.m., Thurs. 1 to 8:30 p.m., closed Mon., Tues. and the last Fri. of the month. 495-953-1245, www.bakhrushin.theatre.ru/branches/mo
New 1812 Patriotic War and the Russian Society (Otechestvennaya Voina 1812 i Russkoye Obshchestvo): a small exhibit from museum and private collections, to April 28.
Zverev Center of Contemporary Art:
New Vasily Florensky shows recent oils and other works, to Wed. Located at 29 Novoryazanskaya Ul., Bldg. 4. M. Baumanskaya. 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. 265-6166, www.zverevcenter.ru
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