02 June 2014, Monday, 14:15

Photographers from the SCO and BRICS countries will make a tour over Bashkiria

author: Gulfiya Akulova

From June 10 to 17 Bashkortostan will host an international event "Nature. People. Culture 2014" with participation of photographers from the SCO and BRICS member states, the Office group "SCO &BRICS Ufa 2015" reports.

This year participants from Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Iran, Italy, Brazil, Crimea and Bashkortostan, Moscow and Chelyabinsk  are announced. Total 20 photographers are expected.

The international event is aimed at popularizing the Russian and Bashkir photography.

The campaign will include several events in Ufa. On June 10 at the National Museum of the Republic of Belarus a memorial exhibition devoted to the 60th anniversary of Raphael Islamov "Master and Disciples" will be held. On June 10 and 12, a shooting on the topic "Ufa — a City for Life" will be organized. On June 11, the International Festival "We are your Children, the Planet Earth" will be opened at the gallery «Academia» of Ufa State University of Economics and Service and the Centre for Contemporary Art "Clouds".