The Museum of modern art “Garage” is a place where people, ideas and art to create a story.
It was founded by Daria Zhukova in 2008, “Garage” was made by an independent cultural platform for the development of new thinking through exhibition, education and research. Move “Garage” in Gorky Park in 2012, and it was the starting point for building long-term development strategy.
May 1, 2014 “Garage” started the working in the status of the Museum of modern art. The activities of the Museum of modern art “Garage” are based on the personal archive, there is a unique collection of print, photo, video and audio materials on the history of Russian contemporary art, which allows institutions to act as international expert in this field. The key areas of work of the Museum of work of the Museum are the Russian audience with the best exhibitions of international contemporary art and research. Also the Garage is implementing its own exhibition projects, engaged in the integration of Russian artists in the international community, provides grant support to young authors, provides educational and publishing activities, and it is engaged in the development and implementation of innovative techniques of child and family education. Now the Museum operates in the pavilion, which was built by the architect Shegeru Bana in Gorky Park. In June 2015 will be opened the main building of the Museum of modern art “Garage” (built in the 60-s of the pavilion “The seasons”) on the territory of Gorky Park, which is the Agency OMA, it is led by Rem Koolhaas.