The Ministry of culture appointed a new Director ROSIZO

© RIA Novosti / Ilya Pitaevskiy Museum and exhibition centre ROSIZO. Archival photoThe Ministry of culture appointed a new Director ROSIZO© RIA Novosti / Ilya Pitalev

The Russian Ministry of culture appointed a new Director of Museum and exhibition center ROSIZO of the Deputy Director of the Department of museums Sophia Grachev, said at a press briefing on Tuesday, Deputy Minister of culture Alla Manilova.

«I am pleased to introduce you to Sophia Grachev — your new Director. She previously held the position of Deputy Director of the Department of museums, Ministry of culture,» said manilow.

Before acting head of the institution was Faith Lagutenkova appointed to the post in October 2018.

The Ministry of culture said earlier that sent in ROSIZO Commission to check information on obtaining the management of the institution of prizes from 3 to 6 million rubles. The inspection confirmed that premiums in the amount of 15 million rubles was given to several employees. In ROSIZO RIA Novosti explained that the prize was paid from extra-budgetary funds for efficient operation. On Monday, the head of the museums Department Ministry of culture of the Russian Federation Vladislav Kononov told RIA Novosti that the Ministry will send to the Prosecutor materials of check of the Museum center.

ROSIZO Museum and exhibition centre, one of whose tasks is to promote the artistic heritage and modern Russian art.

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