15 August 2011, Monday, 18:25
author: news agency "Bashinform"
The IV international creative symposium “KYNAR KABON” within the frames of the mega-project “Ethnic-futuristic symposium “The Art of Light” is held these days in the village Ugdon, Udmurtia, the news agency “Tatar-Inform” reports.
More than 20 painters and creative people from Udmurtia, Mordvinia, Bashkortostan, Tatarstan, Mari-Al, Estonia, Finland, Perm region and Saint-Petersburg are taking part in the festival. Every painter is offered to create three easel painting works: the first one to the free theme with the use of only natural materials (ash, coal, mud, clay, grasses etc) and the second and the third – also to the free theme but with the use of traditional art materials.
The exhibition with authentic performances, happening and video-art, demonstrated with the frames of the art-forum “The Udmurt Day” will become the result of the project.
The fourth project – the symposium “KYNAR KABON” is the continuation and constituent of the mega-project “Ethnic-futuristic symposium “The Art of Light”, initiated by the regional public Udmurt organization “The creative association “IJKAR”, and the logical continuation of the project “Ethnic-futuristic festival”, started in 1998. This project has become the base of 11 international ethnic-futuristic festivals and three creative symposiums, being the instrument of network interaction and the training technology in sphere of visual arts for painters, uniting the resources of several organizations.
The main goal of the project is to acquaint the painters of different generations with the art context, teaching them to think conceptually, to be able to formulate various creative aims, making these aims a reality both in text and visually, to be able to defend their own concepts, speaking before wide audience.