Naive Art Museum is the first Russian museum of naive and outsider art.
The museum opened in 1998 in Moscow, in the unique Art Nouveau house built in 1907. It is the only state museum in Russia which focuses on the research, popularization and safe custody of naive art. The museum organizes Moscow International Festival of Naive and Outsider Art "Festnaiv" (an exhibition and a scientific conference held once every three years), various personal and group exhibitions, research and publishing projects.
Naive Art Museum holds more than 1300 works of art (paintings, sculptures, drawings) mainly created by Soviet and contemporary Russian naive artists. Naive Art Museum works as a methodological center for regional museums of folk and naive art