Dear artists and galleries directors!
The Moscow Public Foundation for Support of the Culture and Contemporary Art Development under the aegis of UNESCO and with the support of the World Without Borders Foundation invites you to participate in 2017 in the best projects in the sphere of art.
International art festival “Traditions and Contemporaneity” and “VERA World Fine Art Festival” will be held in Moscow, Russia; Shanghai, China and Lisbon, Portugal.
XII VERA World Fine Art Festival will be held in Central Exhibition Hall of “Manezh”, situated at Manezhnaya sq. 1, Moscow, from June 7 – June 11, 2017 and will embrace the following categories: painting, drawing, applied art, photography, installation, sculpture, architecture and museology. The ceremony of the international fine art award “VERA” will take place in June 10, 2017 at 20.00.
XIII VERA World Fine Art Festival will be held in Shanghai, China – the exact dates are to be approved (the period between September 15 and October 25) in 2017 and will embrace the following categories: painting, drawing, applied art, photography, installation, sculpture, architecture and museology. The ceremony of the international fine art award “VERA” will take place at 20.00.
XIV VERA World Fine Art Festival will be held in Cordoaria Nacional, situated at Rua da Junqueira 342, Lisbon, from October 6 – October 15, 2017 and will embrace the following categories: painting, drawing, applied art, photography, installation, sculpture, architecture and museology. The ceremony of the international fine art award “VERA” will take place in October 13, 2017 at 20.00.
The idea of the festival is the preservation of the world cultural heritage, the strengthening of the international relations and collaboration through creativity, the display of the whole range of the world art, the collection of the tendencies and directions of the modern culture in one exhibition space.
The goal of the festival is the support of the talented artists, not only famous maîtres, but also new young artists, the discovery of the new names in the contemporary art.
For ten years of success in Russia and abroad, this Festival has attracted more than 5500 galleries and artists from more than 50 countries and 60 regions of Russian Federation and caught attention of hundreds of social media. More than 300 artists have been awarded for their works, more than 3.7 million people have visited this event.
More than 50 countries plan to take part in the VERA World Fine Art Festival. The Festival, having gained weight in the international cultural life, has already become a traditional comfortable space for the works of young famous Russian and international contemporary artists, collectors, curators, and adds to the establishment of the international contacts and the improvement of the image of Russia in the cultural world.
The Festival not only supports new artists, providing them with such a necessary opportunity to show their works at the exposition of the world scale, but also unites the artists of all ages and art dimensions from different countries all over the world, contributes to the aesthetic and patriotic education of youth, to the spread of the global culture ideology among the general public, and the achievement of the international agreement
During the Festival the professional international art award “VERA” is attributed which represents the bronze statuette, symbolizing faith in creativity, love and success.
The winners of the Festival are defined in the following competition nominations:
- APPLIED ART
By the beginning of the Festival, the official catalogue is published, presenting the information about the Participants, the Sponsors, the Organizers, the Media Partners. During the exhibition the program of forums, lections, press conferences, master classes, theatre spectacles, musical concerts and round tables is organized, embracing the dimensions and tendencies of the contemporary art and chaired by the famous artists, curators and actors.
It is possible to obtain a registration form, contract and application form from the site of the Festival: www.artvera.ru or by phone: +7 (495) 225-44-91; or by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone: (+351) 214 693 257, or by e-mail: email@example.com .