The week of graphics and design was started in Salekhard
15:47 20 сентября 2016
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The second international festival “The week of graphics and design” was opened in Salekhard. It will last till the 23rd of September.
It was organized by the regional Museum-exhibition complex of Ivan Shemanovskiy, the institute of artistic and humanitarian projects, and the Russian-German society of friendship “Dusseldorf – Yamal”.
Inhabitants and guests of the regional capital will see creative work, experience and skills of an artist from Saint Petersburg, a master of printing, original and book graphics Oleg Yakhnin. He is a corresponding member of the academy of humanitarian sciences, the director of programs on fine arts of the international festival “From vanguard to nowadays”, the author of the project and the chairman of the organizing committee of the international biennale of graphics in Saint Petersburg, the founder of the fund for development of graphics “Modern Graphics”, the honorary artist of Russia.
Opening of three exhibition grounds will be main event of the project: the personal exposition “Oleg Yakhnin. Alchemy of creative art” (Saint Petersburg), the exhibition of graphics from the collection of Dmitriy Frolov, the director of the charitable fund for children “Yamine”, to the 125th anniversary of Mikhail Bulgakov “Master, Margarita, Voland and others” and the exposition of an artist from Estonia Vera Stanishevskaya.
Creative meetings and master-classes of the artist Oleg Yakhnin on watercolor and printing techniques will take place within the festival. Students of artistic professions of Yamal multidiscipline college, pupils of senior forms of the children’s school of art, professional artists, and designers are invited to participate in them.