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The fair moves this year to its grand new venue of Gostiny Dvor, built by Catherine the Great's favourite architect Giacomo Quarenghi in 1789, and anticipates the Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art (22 September-1 October).
It was designed by Italian Giacomo Quarenghi and built in 1792 as a wedding gift from Catherine the Great to her grandson, who later became Tsar Alexander I.