06 May 2016, Friday, 10:57

Bashkir artists departed to China for plein-air


UFA, 6 May 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Leila Aralbaeva/. The creative team of artists Bashkortostan departed to China. The visit was organized at the invitation of the Corporation "Industrial Park of Oil Painting" of Shanzhou city. The delegation included Vice President of Creative Union of Artists of the Republic of Bashkortostan Victoria Samarina, the board member Larisa Kudoyarova, the honourary member of the British Society of Arts, Professor, University of California Ramil Latypov, artists Svetlana Chistyakova and Nina Saikina.

During the visit it is scheduled a plein-air, workshops, meetings with artists, acquaintance with work of creative workshops, lectures on works of Russian masters. According to the project participants, Russian artists have already begun to create their first plein-air works. During a visit to the art gallery of the famous artist Zheng Zi Zhun the delegation examined the unique exhibition of works by Chinese artists, production workshops and presented catalogs with works by Bashkir artists. The city administration held a presentation of the future arts park project.

The organizers hope that the visit of the delegation of the Russian culture representatives will start a new stage of large-scale cultural cooperation between the two countries.