Focusing on museums is an important way of achieving the educational objectives of the Foundation. The program is designed to engage the museum community in a wide range of activities beyond the traditional ones usually conducted in museums. The program is aimed to promote, sustain and increase individual and collective knowledge and skills of the museum professionals to carry out participatory projects, to build their capacity to advance culture by educating the public about history, heritage, and arts, by provide resource to change social values and develop social skills.Read further
The founders of the Museum of Forgotten Taste in Kolomna. This story began in 2008, when Yelena Dmitirieva and Natalia Nikitina won their first grants from the Vladimir Potanin Foundation’s program «A Changing Museum in a Changing World».
The Foundation presented possible ways for museums to grow and evolve in the modern socio-cultural context
During the meeting, experts discussed the possibilities of promoting contemporary art in regions across the country
Participants from Russia and abroad discussed both Russian and international experiences, best practices, and relevant questions relating to the promotion of collaboration between museums and theaters
A Contemporary Art Report from Russia is being organised as part of the NEMOSKVA project around the route of the Trans-Siberian railway, beyond the already known cities of Moscow and Saint Petersburg.