History of Russia: “Children of the Soviet State” Exhibition opened in St. Petersburg

11 September 2017

“Children of the Soviet State” Exhibition opened in the Marble Palace (the State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg) on the September 7, 2017.

The works by painters, graphic artists, sculptors, and masters of the applied arts, created in 1920-1980-s, provide a vivid image of the Soviet State smallest citizens’ life. Through the images of children of the Soviet State, these art pieces reflect the pages of Soviet history – both heroic and tragic.

The exhibition will include over 100 artworks from the collection of the Russian Museum. It is aimed to interest people of various ages: someone will remember his or her own childhood, others could think of their family history, and everyone will be able to make a journey in time to the past of our country.