The Lumiere Brothers Center for Photography
Founded in 2010 by Natalia Grigorieva-Litvinskaya and Eduard Litvinsky, the Center is renowned
for presenting an in-depth look into Russian 20th century photography and highlighting acclaimed and
emerging foreign artists. The Center possesses one of the largest private collections of the 20th century
Russian photography in the world spanning from Pictorialism and Avant-garde of the early 20th century
through Socialist Realism of the 1930s and photojournalism and artistic photography of the 1960s–
1970s to underground movements of the 1980s–1990s and contemporary art.