Add to favorite
 
123
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS


SahArt and Graffiti Aid
July 28, 2013 12:50


(Source: http://vivacity.ru)

The Krasnopresnenskiy sugar factory will accommodate the very first in Russia approved stage for street artists and graffiti writers. Moscow Department of Culture launches “Graffiti Aid” service as a part of the “Best City in the World” festival.

Moscow residents who want to help drawing graffiti can apply online on “Graffiti Aid” page via festival website. Application form requires to specify name, surname, phone number, e-mail and what is most important – the address of Moscow site which applicant thinks is in need to be modified with graffiti. Besides address a site picture also can be attached.

First of all, the event covers buildings with courtyards. All applications will be scrutinized and possible graffiti projects will be endorsed by municipality. The graffiti will be drawn by artists who are participating in the “Best City in the World” festival. While applying, residents can influence the sketches if they specify which graffiti style is more suitable.

“Graffiti Aid” as well as “Best City in the World” will continue till the summer ends.

“SahArt” (Sahar stays for Sugar), another large scale project within the festival is going to be implemented in the area of Krasnopresnenskiy sugar factory. For the whole season old factory area will turn into laboratory of arts, creativity and subcultural expression for all interested people. One of the objectives of this festival is to explain and to deliver to the public that creativity should be encouraged, but only in appropriate places.

The factory area will host themed graffiti sessions, quest games and graffiti freestyle contests. “SahArt” area is a place where art school students have chance to demonstrate their graduation works, where famous business gurus can present their lectures together with successful startupers, who are changing urban environment.

Artists willing to contribute to street art development and to decorate old lifeless factory are already drawing their graffiti on the factory walls. In Facebook group all interested persons are welcome to share their ideas in the form of sketches or brief description of their creations together with references. “SahArt” doesn’t allow drawings on religion and politics, using profanities, painting any nude and mutilated images.




Author: Anna Dorozhkina

Tags: SahArt Graffiti Street art Best City in the World  

Next Previous

You might also find interesting:

Multimedia Exhibition Performance "I Am Aivazovsky" in ARTPLAY Film Festival Zerkalo (the Mirror) - 2013 The "Personal Choice" Exhibition Fashion and Style in Photography St. Valentine's Day in Moscow Parks









Comment on our site


RSS   twitter      submit



TAGS:
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Russian Art Festival  Moscow restaurants  Stay Home Online Events  Russian Choir  Festivals in Moscow  Arctic Floating University  Genocide  Events in Moscow  Pulkovo  contests  Vyacheslav Novitchkov  Russian scientists  education  Russian economy  Russian tourist destinations  Lukoil   St. Petersburg  Moscow  Russian science  Neanderthal Man  Russian business  Kamchatka  Exhibitions in Moscow  Krasnodar Territory  illegal immigration  Architecture Museum  Russian parliament  Exhibition Fairs  Siberia  Tomsk  Solotcha  house explosion in Astrakhan  Serdobsk  Boris Pasternak  Zarya  Fashion Futurum  Kislovodsk  Russian diamonds  Sverdlovsk region  Irkutsk  VTB  Actors  Vladimir Spivakov Invites  Sports  Russian Cinema  invest  Russian football  Film Distribution  Russian tourism 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites