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>> Vladimir Putin riding a brown bear in armour or Vladimir Putin posing as a suggestive Santa. No, this isn't the Russian president's latest impromptu photo shoot or his annual calendar, yes that's a thing. It's an art exhibit in Moscow dedicated to the man fronting Russia since the turn of the century.
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Spoiler alert the people behind the project like Putin.>>
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> On Wednesday he announced his intention to run again for the country's top job.
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That could mean he's in power until 2024, making the country's longest-serving ruler since Joseph Stalin. Putin's pop art makeover here in some 30 paintings and sculpture comes courtesy of an old Russian cast of artists. The name of the collection they went with the understated Super Putin, marked with the country's opposition trying to oust him in March's election, some of his powers might just show signs of waning.