12 August 2014, Tuesday, 15:02

Creative cluster is developing in Ufa

author: Leila Aralbaeva

A festival of urban communities Art Picnic was held in Ufa "Transistor" creative campus.

The aim of the festival is to create a challenging public space in Ufa, to talk about social needs of active creative people, as well as to contribute to the development of the city welcoming talents, intelligence and creativity.

The Art Picnic combined multiple venues in different places of the campus where the events, organized by the city and the community projects took place. Master classes, performances, workshops were held after mini-presentations. Participants included such projects as the "Startup Environment " Innovators and Entrepreneurs  Club, "Vosmerka" Cinema Club, "Lektory", body-art photo project, "Photo Studio", a "Hypertext" poetic picnic, "Occupational Therapy: Furniture from Garbage" workshop, "Urban Design Laboratory" and others.

The representatives of the creative industries have the opportunity to join the project filling the application  form on its website, and to become the first residents of the "Transistor" campus. The next event in the "Transistor" creative campus may take place in late August — early September.