Forty thousand summers and winters. The baby mammoth from Yamal Lyuba was delivered to Yekaterinburg
16:16 3 июня 2019
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The Ural Cultural Forum will take place in Yekaterinburg from the 5th to the 8th of June for the first time. The decision on its conducting was taken by the initiative of the plenipotentiary envoy of the President of the Russian Federation in Ural Federal Okrug.
The Ministry of culture of Sverdlovsk Oblast is the organizer of the full-scale event. 11 sections in different directions of cultural activity will work within the forum. Among them there are the following: “Traditional culture and folk creativity”, “Theatre”, “Infrastructure of reading”, “Musical art”, “Preservation of cultural heritage” and others.
According to the first deputy minister of culture of Sverdlovsk Oblast Galina Golovina at the press-conference in TASS, about 200 activities will take place within the sections on different venues of Yekaterinburg. Within the forum participants from other regions will present their best professional artistic collectives, exhibition projects, spokespeople will discuss announced topics at the plenary session, round tables and conferences. It is planned that more than 2800 people will participate in the forum.
The director general of the Sverdlovsk regional museum of local lore Natalia Vetrova tells that work of the section “Museum work” will consist of three basic units: professional dialogue, exhibition projects and the excursion program around towns of Sverdlovsk Oblast. In particular, she informs that Yamal will present the baby mammoth Lyuba at the forum.
According to Natalia Vetrova, the cultural forum gives such opportunities, which would be never fulfilled within the routine work. Horizontal relationships showed themselves in full capacity. And it became possible to see the baby mammoth Lyuba.
The special showcase is being assembled for the exhibit from Yamal in the museum. The project of the regional Museum and Exhibition complex of Shemanovskiy is called “40 thousand summers and winters. The long sleep of the baby mammoth Lyuba”.
Also within the forum it is planned to conduct the plenary session, on which experts will discuss important issues of development of culture, theatrical performances and film demonstrations, awarding with literary prizes. The Ural Cultural Forum will be completed with the big parade of wind orchestras.