Amherst Center for Russian Culture

Home to an extraordinary collection of rare Russian books, manuscripts, newspapers, periodicals and works of art honoring the cultural and intellectual achievements of 20th century Russia.

Russian Center Art Gallery

Russian Center Art Gallery

Located in the Amherst Center for Russian Culture, the Russian Center Art Gallery displays artworks, books and archival materials from the Thomas P. Whitney ’37 collection of Russian art. The current exhibition on view, Constructing A New World: The Soviet Experiment, 1920s–30s, features works by a wide range of Russian artists who responded to events transforming Russian society after the Bolshevik Revolution of 1917.

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