Art has been an integral part of Russian history for centuries. To many visitors, the older artworks especially might seem somewhat confusing, an array of rich colours draped across a canvas in a somewhat stylistic manner. For those who have an eye for art and understand how it has influenced culture and believes, these idealistic representations left behind by artists for all to see is something a lot more special. But what sort of art can you expect to see on your travels? There is quite a stunning variety.