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". About it reported in a press release received by the editors".ru" on Tuesday, March 7.
The prize is awarded for projects implemented in 2016 in Russia. Just "Innovation" six competitive categories: "project of the year", "Curator of the year, artist of the year", "Regional project", "New generation" and "Educational project".
In addition, the prize is awarded in the non-competitive nominations: "contribution to the development of contemporary art and support contemporary art in Russia".
Applications are accepted on website artinnovation.ru until 31 March. To nominate candidates for the award can budget institutions of culture, non-profit organizations specializing in the field of contemporary art, as well as members of the jury and expert Council of the award.
The head of the Ministry of culture of Russia Vladimir Medinsky and the Executive Secretary of the Patriarchal Council for culture, Bishop mark Tikhon signed a plan of joint actions designed to restore youth to the Russian classics. The events will be held in the framework of the project "Pushkin's Union."
The third international festival of motivational movie and sports BRIDGE of ARTS will be held in Rostov-on-don from 23 to 27 August. The event will feature the competition program of feature and short films, will be held out of competition screenings. In addition, the festival will be held a business forum.
The house of representatives of the U.S. Congress voted to allocate $ 1.6 billion from the budget for the construction of a wall along the border with Mexico. The law "On allocations to the Ministry of defense" was supported by 230 members of the house of representatives. He spoke against 196 members of Congress.
Washington gave the agrément for the appointment of Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Anatoly Antonov, Russian Ambassador to the United States. On Friday, July 28, the newspaper "Izvestia". According to "Izvestia", Washington agreed to issue the approval after the meeting, Deputy foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov and us assistant Secretary of state Thomas Shannon.
The U.S. Senate adopted the law on sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea. On Friday, July 28, reports TASS. As noted, the voting is still going on, but this bill has already won enough votes for approval. For the document in favor of the majority of the hundred senators.