OMK Supported Second Festival of New Culture
OREANDA-NEWS. June 22, 2012. Vyksa (Nizhni Novgorod Region) hosted the Second Festival of New Culture, Art-Ovrag 2012. The Festival was held under the auspices of United Metallurgical Company (OMK,
This year, the Festival achieved international status: Vyksa welcomed participants from
"The Art-Ovrag Festival is of great educational importance, because it is aimed at attracting young and creative people and promoting their individual development," saidIrina Sedykh, theChair of the OMK-Uchastiye FoundationBoard of Trustees. "We are sure that such large-scale events are effective in forming a unique positive environment for living and working in Vyksa."
The Festival was themed around the Russian avant-garde of the early 20th century and the contemporary actual art of the early 21st century. This year, the Festival was characterized by the emergence of new trends in the shaping of urban space. On the Festival site, young artists and architects created a series of experimental architectural objects, modern sculptures and installations, and 3D pictures on asphalt and building walls.
In addition, the Festival program included interactive laboratories and master classes by
Let us remind that the preparations forArt-Ovrag Festival included making paintings on urban surfaces in Vyksa and the opening of the "Towers of the World" street exhibition dedicated to famous tower structures. Unique to