Exhibition Archive

22 May 2021 - 6 June 2021

Landskrona, Nienshants, Petersburg: Archaeological Finds from Okhta Cape

The Manege of the Small Hermitage

On 22 May, an exhibition-event opens in the Manege of the Small Hermitage that tells about the three main stages in the occupation of the headland formed by the River Okhta as it joins the Neva: the p

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8 May 2021 - 27 June 2021

On Opposite Sides of the Front Line

Recess of the Eastern Gallery of the Winter Palace

The exhibition’s title invokes its key idea, which is a narrative of the deadly opposition that unfolded in the wartime Leningrad, told through books, drawings and records published by Soviet and Germ

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7 May 2021 - 16 May 2021

The Hermitage in Wartime

Манеж Малого Эрмитажа (зал 104)

On 7 May 2021, the exhibition “The Hermitage in Wartime” begins its run in the Manege of the Small Hermitage. The items included in the display retain the memory of how the Hermitage and its staff liv

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24 April 2021 - 25 July 2021

The Art of Russian Etching: Second Half of the Nineteenth to Early Twentieth Century

Залы постоянной экспозиции русской культуры первой половины XVIII века

This exhibition is dedicated to the art of Russian etching in the second half of the nineteenth – early twentieth century, when this type of printmaking reached the peak of its popularity.

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21 February 2021 - 18 April 2021

Cartier: Passing on Heritage and Savoir-Faire. Masterpieces from the Hermitage Museum and Cartier Collection

The Main Museum Complex. The Picket Hall

On 21 February 2021, an exhibition devoted the fifth anniversary of a joint restoration project between the State Hermitage and Maison Cartier, the French jeweller, started its run in the Picket Hall

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9 February 2021 - 21 March 2021

‘Sweet Psyche…’ A Literary Subject from Antiquity to Russian Classicism

Twelve-Column Hall of the New Hermitage (Hall 244)

On 10 February 2021, the exhibition ‘Sweet Psyche…’ A Literary Subject from Antiquity to Russian Classicism begins its run in the Twelve-Column Hall of the New Hermitage (Hall 244).

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26 December 2020 - 4 April 2021

Decorative Minimalism. “The Thaw” in Soviet Porcelain. In the Christmas Gift series

The Recess of the Eastern Gallery of the Winter Palace (Hall 152)

On 26 December 2020 a new exhibition in the Christmas Gift series begins its run in the State Hermitage – “Decorative Minimalism. ‘The Thaw’ in Soviet Porcelain”. The exhibition has been organized by

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26 December 2020 - 15 April 2021

A Mirror of the East Japanese Art of the Edo Period (1603–1868) from the collection of the State Hermitage

Hermitage–Vyborg Exhibition Centre

From 26 December 2020, the Hermitage–Vyborg centre is presenting an exhibition of works of Japanese art from the collection of the State Hermitage. Some 300 works of fine and applied art created betwe

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23 December 2020 - 28 March 2021

Photographic Reproductions in the Second Half of the Nineteenth Century. Photographs of Raphael’s Paintings in the Hermitage Collection

On 23 December 2020, the exhibition “Photographic Reproductions in the Second Half of the 19th Century. Photographs of Raphael’s Paintings in the Hermitage Collection” will begin its run in the State

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10 December 2020 - 28 March 2021

After Raphael. 1520–2020

Forehall, Nicholas Hall and Concert Hall of the Winter Palace

On 10 December 2020, during the Hermitage Days, the exhibition “After Raphael. 1520–2020” begins its run in the state rooms of the Winter Palace’s Neva Enfilade. It marks the 500th anniversary of the

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9 December 2020 - 14 March 2021

Cecil Beaton. Celebrating Celebrity

The White Hall of the General Staff Building

The State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia, is delighted to present the exhibition «Cecil Beaton: Celebrating Celebrity», the first exhibition in Russia by of one of the greatest master-photog

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8 December 2020 - 20 December 2020

The Hermitage in Photographs and Publications: 2020

Foyer of the Hermitage Theatre

From 7 December 2020, the Foyer of the Hermitage Theatre has become the setting for the exhibitions “The Hermitage in Photographs” and “The Hermitage in Publications” that are traditionally held durin

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5 December 2020 - 4 April 2021

Dmitry Vinogradov: The Man who Invented Russian Porcelain

Moorish Dining-Room of the Winter Palace

On 5 December 2020, the exhibition “Dmitry Vinogradov: The Man who Invented Russian Porcelain” will begin its run in the Moorish Dining-Room of the Winter Palace. The display marking the 300th anniver

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3 December 2020 - 24 January 2021

Two Palmyras. Archaeology

Hall of the Art of Palmira and Rastrelli Gallery, Winter Palace

From 3 December, visitors will have access to three exhibitions – “Two Palmyras. Archaeology”, “Two Palmyras. Architecture” and “Two Palmyras. real and virtual”.

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