Evgeny Bogatyrev

Director, State Budgetary Cultural Establishment of Moscow "Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts".
Ph. D. in Cultural Studies, Distinguished Worker of Culture of the Russian Federation, Laureate of the State Prize of the Russian Federation in Field of Literature and Art, Member of the Presidium of the Union of Museums of Russia.

Born on July 24, 1956, in Buguruslan, the Orenburg Region. Under his direction, a museum complex on Prechistenka Street was opened featuring permanent expositions, exhibition halls, depositories with an above-ground storage system, a child center was built and a few branches were established in memorial buildings: in A. S. Pushkin's memorial apartment on Arbat Street, in Andrei Bely's memorial apartment, in V. L. Pushkin's house on Staraya Basmannaya Street, in I. S. Turgenev's house on Ostozhenka Street. He is the initiator and organizer of the Pushkin Museum Community that unites Pushkin literary memorial museums and Pushkin museums of local history in Russia, Ukraine, Moldova, Lithuania. He is also a Co-Chairman of the Association of Literature Museums of Russia.