Alexander Benoit and the World of Art Association
The exhibition is part of a series of mobile exhibitions “The Artist and the Time” to be shown in the graphics halls as part of the program “The Tretyakov Gallery Opens its Storerooms”.
Russian art of the turn of the XIX–XX centuries is emphasized by the increasing role of graphics seen as the most important type of art culture. The leading role in this process belongs to the masters of the World of Art Association who completed the “Graphic” Revolution. The exhibition will feature works by the prominent artists: A. N. Benoit, L. S. Bakst, M. V. Dobuzhinsky, B. M. Kustodiev, E. E. Lansere, K. A. Somov, S. Yu. Sudeikin, C. V. Malyutin, M. A. Vrubel, and V. E. Borisov-Musatov. The exhibition will include about 200 works.