25 February 2015, Wednesday, 19:03

Republican culture and art figures will receive grants of the Head of Bashkortostan


UFA, 25 February 2015. /Bashinform News Agency, Gulfiya Akulova/. The winners of the competition for the grants of the Head of Bashkortostan Republic in culture and art in 2015 are defined. It is reported by the Ministry of Culture of the region, with reference to an executive order of the Government RB.

According to official documents, material support in the amount of 90 thousand rubles will be allocated for projects of 25 cultural figures. Among the grant recipients there is a project to provide virtual access to works of art for blind people; Virtual Museum of Shaikhzada Babich; interactive exhibition dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War 1941-1945; republican festival "Bashkir Shawl"; "Bashkir Horse" Festival; International Forum for Young Composers.

A grant of 270 thousand rubles will be received by five creative teams of the republic. Among them there is a concert project by Oleg Kasimov "Jazz Bikes" of pop-jazz orchestra of Bashkir State Philharmonic Society, as well as international art theatrical and musical project of the House of Peoples' Friendship RB "Imagination. Meeting with Van Gogh".