The Greatest Art You’ve Never Seen

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    Premiere: 4/5/2011

Back in the USSR, one man created a secret collection of suppressed masterpieces. The Desert of Forbidden Art tells the incredible story of how one man — Igor Savitsky — stashed a treasure trove of banned Soviet art worth millions of dollars in a far-off desert of Uzbekistan. One artist championed by Savitsky — Elena Korovay — reacted with some chagrin to his zeal for her work.

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