«New Gallery» established in 1989 in Moscow.
We specializes in Soviet Art of Socialist Realism of the 1920-50s.:
Painting, Drawing, Poster, Applied Art.
This is one of the largest assemblage among the private collections.
The gallery bears the responsibility for all the information accompanying on the exhibitors.

The contact for questions
concerning acquisition:

Russia, Moscow


About Gallery Painting Graphics Poster Applied Art Press



The romanticism of socialist realism -
- the other side of the coin.
The soviet art of the 1920-1950s.
The illustrated album-catalogue.


Boris A. Zelensky

1914, Petrograd - 1984, Moscow

B. Selensky studied at S.M. Zeidenberg's art studio in Leningrad (1925-1927) and K.F.Yuon's art studio in Moscow (1930-1932); he studied at the Moscow Art School (1932-1933, S.I. Frolov's studio) and at the Moscow Art & Tech School named after M.I. Kalinin (1933-1939, S.F. Nikolaev's studio).  B. Zelensky is best known for his film poster work. He made commercial posters, theatre and circus placards; he occupied himself with political posters as well. He participated in exhibitions since 1948: a diploma of the International Posters Exhibition in Vienna (for the film "Pirogov"); in 1957 - a diploma of the All-Union Books, Drawings and Posters Exhibition (for the film "Othello"). As a book illustrator he collaborated with "The Politizdat" and "The Molodaya Gvardiya" publishing houses. During the 1950s he worked on "The Ogonyok", "The Krokodile" and "The Sovetsky Tsirk" magazines as a cartoonist. Beginning with the 1930s he devoted himself to industrial graphic arts  (labels, logotypes, etc.).  His works have been widely exhibited abroad: London - 1934; Vienna - 1948; etc.

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Five Cranes, 1950s
Пять кранов. 1950е
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A View of an Iron Bridge, 1950s
Вид на металлический мост. 1950е


Contact us:
The New Gallery, Moscow, RUSSIA
(495) 251-25-98, 8-916-159-73-81