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 was be held in the period from May 15 till June 15, 2008, Interfax reports.
The art promotion activity was funded by 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 was allocated by the Russian Union of Artists.
30 artists from 10 countries took part in the plein air.