New Program! Collecting Stories: The McFerrin Fabergé Collection

On Thursday, April 15, the Russian History Museum presented its inaugural Collecting Stories conversation.   Collecting Stories is a new program in which curator Nick Nicholson and other members of RHM staff are able to have live, in-person conversations with collectors, curators, scholars, and notable members of the Russian [...]

2021-05-06T15:15:36-04:00April 19th, 2021|Announcements|

Conservation of a Rare Painting by Constantin Westchiloff

The Russian History Museum is proud to announce the completion of the conservation treatment of a work in its collection, “Christ in the Garden of Gethsemane,” by the Russian-American artist Constantin Alexandrovich Westchiloff (b. St. Petersburg 1878 – d. New York 1945). Westchiloff studied [...]

2020-07-31T22:53:05-04:00May 20th, 2020|Announcements, Conservation|

Nicholas Nicholson Appointed as Director of Development

The Russian History Museum announces that Nicholas B. A. Nicholson has joined the staff of the museum effective immediately. Nicholson will serve as the museum’s first Director of Development. “We are thrilled to have Nick join us,” said the museum’s Executive Director Michael Perekrestov. “His [...]

2021-04-27T12:55:12-04:00April 20th, 2020|Announcements|