29 October 2010, Friday, 11:53

The international art contest “Art City” starts in Ufa

author: Sergey Zakharov

The VII international art contest “Art City” invites students and young painters, older than 17, to participation.

The contest represents a part of the global international UNESCO project, supported by the Ministry of culture RF, the Russian Academy of Fine Arts and the Russian Painters Union. In 2010 graphic artists, book illustrators and publishing houses take part in the contest for the first time.

The Russian version of the project started in 2004. For six years more than 32 thousand people from 42 countries have become its participants.

The subject-matter of the contest-2010 is devoted to the graphic and fine arts, closely connected with the book design, illustration and decoration. The works are accepted till December 20, 2010.

The winners will be solemnly rewarded in Saint-Petersburg in February 2011.

More detailed information about contest can be found on the site www.artcitiez.com.