Application for requesting archive materials

To conduct research in the Archive, please fill in the application form.

Requests for lending materials stored in the Archive for displaying at exhibitions or obtaining permissions to use reproductions of the materials stored in the Archive in lectures and publications should be sent to

Inquiries from institutions should be submitted in the form of an official letter on the letterhead of the organization and addressed to Anton Belov, Director, Garage Museum of Contemporary Art.

The letter should contain the following information:

  • the title of the exhibition project;
  • exhibiting date and venue;
  • list of materials requested from the Archive.

For lectures:

  • date, time and place of the lecture;
  • list of requested reproductions.

For publications:

  • author and title of the publication;
  • short annotation of the publication;
  • planned release date;
  • list of requested reproductions.

Garage Museum of Contemporary Art may request additional information for drawing up a contract, such as documentation regarding conservation conditions at the exhibition venue; information about the exposition’s insurance, etc. An official letter is the basis for drawing up a contract and lending acts.

Please note that the paperwork dealing with the release of materials for exhibiting takes up to two calendar months. Garage Museum of Contemporary Art does not guarantee the release of materials requested less than two calendar months prior to the exhibition.