The Russian government handed a letter of thanks to the representatives of the Ministry of culture for significant contribution to the development of the Open data project. The ceremony was held in the framework of summing up the second all-Russian contest "Open data of the Russian Federation".Select
The Ministry of culture of Russia has introduced a software platform through which you can design a space for exhibitions and permanent collections of museums in virtual reality. It is noted that the program was developed in the framework of the project "Museum town", showing the future appearance of the Pushkin Museum named after Pushkin.Select
The head of the Ministry of culture of Russia Vladimir Medinsky gave an interview to Russian great Sasha Spielberg. The Minister spoke about the role of the Internet in the popularization of Russian culture. He also shared his preferences in music. Earlier, the head of the Ministry of culture held a meeting with Russian bloggers.Select
Vice-President of the International centre of the Roerichs Alexander Stetsenko said at the conference "Cultural heritage in the modern world", held in the Central house of journalists, about the information attack against the ICR. He stressed that the right to be exhibited at the Museum of art confirmed by the will of Svyatoslav Roerich.Select
At Yasnaya Polyana in the Tula region will host the theatre festival Tolstoy Weekend devoted to the Russian writer Leo Tolstoy. Of interpreting the works of Tolstoy will be displayed in the manor from 9 to 11 June. Performances will be held on four stages under the open sky. Tickets will be available from the end of April.Select
The Committee of state Duma for culture introduced the bill forbidding to interrupt the screening of films on TV for the sake of advertising. Among the initiators of the law — the Director Stanislav Govorukhin and actress Elena Drapeko. According to deputies, it is necessary to forbid "to tear the fabric of the films advertising".Select
The ballet and "a Hero of our time" directed by Kirill Serebrennikov during the live broadcast of the State academic Bolshoi theatre showed 38 Russian cinemas. In may, the recording of "hero of our time" will be shown in 60 cities of Russia. The broadcast also can be viewed on the website Great.Select
The Studio "Soyuzmultfilm" going in 2017 to remove six of the animated series and two full meters. This was announced by the Chairman of the Board of "Soyuzmultfilm" Juliana Slaschova. The appropriate application to support the projects will be submitted to the Ministry of culture and the cinema Fund.
Revenues of the Moscow Philharmonic from ticket sales to concerts have doubled over the past few years. The Director of the Philharmonic said that many musicians who had emigrated began to return to Russia. As an example, he cited the pianist Boris Berezovsky, who has long lived in London.Select
The Minister of culture of Russia Vladimir Medinsky has asked the Department of education to study the idea of introducing a "cultural diary of the student" in the educational process. The concept was proposed by a member of the Federation Council from Moscow Zinaida dragunkina. According to her, the evaluations in this journal should not be.Select
In the Tretyakov gallery opened a major exhibition of works by the Russian artist Zinaida Serebryakova. The retrospective will run until July 30, it is located on two floors of the Engineering building. The exhibition will be presented works of the Russian period of creativity Serebryakova and paintings created in exile.Select
Academy of motion picture and theatrical art Nikita Mikhalkov, with the support of the Charitable Foundation Elena and Gennady Timchenko re-launched a project to support young professionals of cinema and theatre in the regions of Russia. It envisages the creation of 20 preferential places for the training of Directors and actors.Select
The sculptural composition, devoted to the 85 anniversary from the birthday of Andrei Tarkovsky and the 50th anniversary of the premiere of his film "Andrei Rublev", will appear in Suzdal in summer 2017. The monument was installed on the territory of hotel complex "Suzdal". The composition will include the bell, the characters in the movie and the figure of Tarkovsky.Select
The Minister of culture of Russia Vladimir Medinsky has announced the appointment of a former adviser of the Vice-Governor of St. Petersburg Natalia Pakhomova acting rector, Russian state Institute of performing arts. He noted that Pakhomov has all the necessary skills to work on a post of the rector.
The head of the Ministry of culture of Russia Vladimir Medinsky considers that the authorities of St. Petersburg and the Russian Orthodox Church needs to enter into a detailed contract at the Isaac Cathedral. The Minister noted that in the case of violations by the ROC government can take control of the Cathedral itself.Select
The Minister of culture of Russia Vladimir Medinsky opened the page in sotsseti "Vkontakte". The Minister said in the welcome post that he intends "to talk about current news in the sphere of culture", as well as to get acquainted with the proposals and opinions of the Internet users. He added to his friends list well-known bloggers.Select
On Saturday, March 18, the Chairman of the Patriarchal Council for culture, Abbot of the Moscow Sretensky monastery Bishop mark Tikhon delivered a public lecture "the February revolution of 1917: What was that?". The event was held at the State historical Museum in the framework of the lecture "the Historical Sabbath."Select
The Ministry of culture of Russia plans to attract famous bloggers to cooperate in the promotion of education and culture. The Agency proposed Internet stars "almost four-hour pass to all the museums, theaters, concert halls, museums, to visit their, filmed, showing, doing special reports".Select
National center for contemporary art in the Museum and exhibition center "ROSIZO" announced the beginning of acceptance of applications for the prize for contemporary art "Innovation". It is awarded for projects implemented in 2016 in Russia. Just "Innovation" six competitive categories.Select
The technical delay in transfer of funds from the Ministry of culture did not affect the staff of the Academy of arts named after Repin, they got paid on time and in full. About it "lente.Roo" said the rector, Semyon Mikhailovsky. He said that he hoped for a speedy resolution of technical problems.