Russian avant-garde

Avanguardie russe. Malevič, Kandinskij, Chagall, Rodčenko, Tatlin e gli altri
Malevič, Kandinskij, Chagall, Rodčenko, Tatlin and others
05/04 - 02/09/2012
Museo dell'Ara Pacis,
New temporary exhibition space Ara Pacis

The most remarkable achievements of Russian art in the XX century - Cubo-Futurism, with its unique synthesis of European trends of the time, the originality of Abstract art, Constructivism, with its architectural compositions, and Suprematism with its geometric purity - are represented in this single major exhibition: Russian Avant-gardes.

The exhibition is divided into eight thematic sections:
- Kazimir Malevich: from Suprematism to Cubo-Futurism;
- Vasily Kandinsky: from stylized landscape to abstraction;
- Marc Chagall;
- Mikhail Larionov and Natalia Goncharova;
- Jack of Diamonds, Cezannism and Post-Impressionism;
- Cubo-Futurism;
- Abstract art;
- Constructivism.


Museo dell'Ara Pacis
, New temporary exhibition space Ara Pacis
Opening hours

Tuesday-Sunday: 9.00 am - 7.00 pm;
Last admission 1 hour before closing time;
Closed: Monday, 1 May.

Special late night openings every Saturday from 14 July to 1 September, from 8.00 pm to 12.00 am (last admission: 11.00 pm)

Entrance ticket

Ara Pacis Museum + Exhibition “Russian Avant-gardes” - Combined Ticket (entrance from Lungotevere in Augusta)
Adults: € 15,00;
Concessions: € 11,00;
Roman Citizens only (by showing a valid ID) :
- Adults: € 14,00;
- Concessions: € 10,00;
Schools groups: € 4.00 (per student; one chaperone is admitted free for every 10 students);

Exhibition “Russian Avant-garde” (entrance from Via di Ripetta)
Adults: € 10,00;
Concessions: € 8,00;
Schools groups: € 4.00 (per student; one chaperone is admitted free for every 10 students);
Family Ticket: € 22,00 (2 adults + children under 18 years of age);

PLEASE NOTE: the "Exhibition only" ticket is not available during spaecial late night openings.

- EU citizens aged between 6 and 25 years and over 65 years of age;
- Teachers;
- Journalists with a press badge;
- RomaPass holders (from the 3rd admission on);

Free of charge:
- Children under 6 years of age;
- Disabled people and one carer;
- EU tourist guides;
- EU tourist interpreters;
- ICOMOS, ICCROM and ICOM members and Italian and foreign cultural institutes (Accademia dei Lincei, Istituto Studi Romani, Amici dei Musei di Roma);
- RomaPass holders (if used as one of the first two admissions);

- Groups (max 30 visitors): guided tours are available either for the museum and/or exhibition. A booking service is available for groups (max 30 visitors) for an additional booking fee of € 25,00;
- Schools (max 30 pupils/students): guided tours are available; bookings are required for the admission.
Booking for individual visitors is available only when purchasing online tickets. If you book in advance you can skip the line by going directly to the ticket window.
Phone booking: tel. +39 060608 (daily from 9.00 am – 9.00 pm).

Online tickets:
Additional booking fee: € 1,00.

Audio guide service:

- Exhibition only: € 4,00;

- Museum only: € 4,00;

- Exhibition + Museum: € 6,00.


Info: tel. +39 060608 (daily from 9.00 am to 9.00 pm)

Exhibition|Contemporary art
Other information

Promoted by: Assessorato alle Politiche Culturali e Centro Storico - Sovraintendenza ai Beni Culturali di Roma Capitale in collaboration with the Assessorato Regionale dei Beni Culturali e dell’Identità Siciliana della Regione Siciliana and the State Museum and Exhibition Center Rosizo;

Sponsors of the Civic Museum Network: Banche tesoriere di Roma Capitale: BNL Gruppo BNP Paribas, Unicredit, Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena; Acqua Claudia; Finmeccanica; Il Gioco del Lotto; Vodafone.

Web site
Organization: Civita and Zètema Progetto Cultura
With technical contributions from

Atac; Gruppo LT Multimedia; La Repubblica; Dimensione Suono 2
Security services: Travis

Victoria Zubravskaya - Coordinamento scientifico: Federica Pirani


Museo dell'Ara Pacis
14/07 - 01/09/2012
Educational resources for all

Eventi correlati

Currently there are no ongoing activities.
There are no planned activities.
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