Category : Museums

Tell Shaw-Sin about your desires

Hurry up to make a wishes: a magical sculpture appeared in Odessa The question of happy signs now seems to .....

“Museum collection” of shawls

The Oliz brand has created scarves and shawls with reproductions of famous paintings to support museums In times of social .....

Borny Fest

Art, Music & Urban Culture After a long queue at the opening of the Bored & Horny project, good reviews .....

A new Museum of the History of Odessa by the architect Nata Golovchenko

The project of the new museum in the Preobrazhensky Park, was presented at the Odessa City Hall to an audience .....

The scandal of the antique gold tiara sold to the Louvre Museum. A fake artefact “made in Odessa”

One of the biggest scandals occured to the Museum of Louvre at the beginning of 1900s, a big shame for .....

Exhibition: Engravings from the originals of Raphael Santi

Engravings from the originals of the legendary Renaissance artist were exhibited at the Odessa Museum An exhibition in honor of .....

“Manifestation” by Aleksandr Yakimchuk

Exhibition of black and white photography by Alexander Yakimchuk. June 6 at the Odessa Museum of Western and Eastern Art .....

Bored & Horny

An interdisciplinary project by Dima Erlikh On Friday, June 5, at 18:00, an exhibition of Odessa artist Dima Erlikh “Bored .....

The many museums and art galleries of Odessa contribute to the cultural life of the city. These are the richest museums of the city:

  • Odessa Fine Art Museum: the most important art gallery of the city. It is also a pivot of Odessa’s cultural life, due to many social events organised by the Museum.
  • Odessa Western and Eastern Art: the second art gallery of Odessa.
  • Odessa Modern Art Museum: the main modern art museum of the City.
  • Tolstoy house museum of Odessa: the best mansion of a noble family of Odessa complete of all furniture and interior design of XIX’s century.
  • Pushkin Museum: documents and objects showing the main Russian poet’s life in Odessa.
  • The Museum of History of Odessa Jews “Migdal Shorashim”: life and culture of the biggest portion of the city’s population up to WWII.
  • Literature Museum: full of historical books and documents of Russian literature.
  • Museum of Philiki Etairia: the museum of the Hellenic Foundation.
  • Shustov Cognac Museum: history of a famous and prestigious cognac producer of Odessa.
  • Odessa Film Studios: the Hollywood of Soviet Union.

These cultural institutions contribute to show a city, resulting from the fusion of different European influences.