The list of the Best Russian contemporary artists (49ART-arteex) -  of authors not older than 1960 year of birth , was made by  ARTEEX   based on their creations  evaluation , popularity , commercial activity  (their titles, awards , participations in exhibitions and fairs , auctions , mention in art-ratings , presence of their works in museum collections  and so on  were taken into consideration). 

Some authors were included in the list of Best contemporary artists within the programme   Discovery (based on expert recommendations), which allows to open new talents to the art-society.  

ARTEEX does its best to be objective making the list, but anyway it reflects only subjective position of ARTEEX.

The maximum number of names in the List is – 250 authors (Top-250). Nowadays the list is being supplemented. The list is open. ARTEEX is   considering suggestions of including authors in the list of best contemporary artists.

How to make a list of the Best contemporary artists of Russia here:

Infographics ARTEEX

  • Museum collection
  • Centre Pompidou

  • MoMA

  • TATE modern

  • The State Hermitage Museum

  • Tretyakov Gallery

  • The Russian Museum

  • Moscow Museum of Modern Art

  • NNCA

  • Titles, awards
  • People's Artist of the Russian Federation

  • Merited Artist of the Russian Federation

  • Full Member The Russian Academy of Arts

  • Corr. Member The Russian Academy of Arts

  • State Prize in The Field of Literature and Art

  • Russian Government Prize in The Field of Culture

  • Innovation Prize

  • Award The Russian Academy of Arts

  • The Kandinsky Prize

  • Sergey Kuryokhin Contemporary Art Award

  • Soratnik Prize

  • Award badge The Ministry of Culture

  • Medal The Russian Academy of Arts

  • Artist of the year Cosmoscow

  • Exhibitions, forums
  • La Biennale di Venezia

  • Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art

  • Moscow Biennale for Young Art

  • Fairs, auctions
  • Art Basel

  • Frieze

  • Fiac

  • Vienna Contemporary

  • Cosmoscow

  • Christie's

  • Sotheby's

  • Vladey