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.
Employees of the International centre of the Roerichs (ICR) will take a job at the new Museum of the Roerichs. This was stated by the Minister of culture of Russia Vladimir Medinsky. "Our policy is that all these employees have to take on the job. If they like Roerich, know about them, let them come to work," he said.
Swiss watch company Jaquet Droz has expanded its collection of models with dials decorated with enamel рaillonne. Six new watch decorated in the style of ancient arabesques and images of birds and animals. Among the novelties of the model Petite Heure Minute Grande Seconde tourbillon.
The state Prosecutor asked to sentence the former Director of the Federal penitentiary service Alexander Reimer to nine years in prison on charges of embezzlement of three billion rubles allocated from the budget for the purchase of electronic bracelets. The Prosecutor offered to withdraw from the defendant the charges of abuse of power.
On the production site of the NGO "Group of companies engineering and instrumentation" in Bryansk were pre-tested unparalleled in the world of complex for production of nuclear fuel. This is stated in the message of the fuel company of Rosatom TVEL.