Dedicated to the 80th birthday anniversary of Russia’s famous artist Vladimir Sidorov, an international painting plein air called Motherland’s Image in Fine Arts will be held in the period from May 15 till June 15, 2008, Interfax reports.
According to Mogilev Region’s Department of Cultural Affairs, the plein air will take place first in Russian Tver region (15 days) and then move to Mogilev Region’s Gorki District for another 15 days.
The art promotion activity will funding from Mogilev Region’s budget and the Russian Artists’ Union.
Mogilev region executive committee allocated BYR 90 million to organise the plein air. RUR 17.4 million have been allocated by the Russian Union of Artists.