International interactive child's marathon of arts

20-30-th May, 2014 within the framework of Art Education International week Fund for Support and Development of Children and Family creativity "Lear " together with the Federal State Research Institution "Institute of Art Education" of the Russian Academy of Education summarizes of the International interactive child’s marathon of arts "Baby -hit" for gifted children from 3 to 7 years from Russia and UIS countries.

Perfomance of Maly Opera and Ballet Theater "Galina Vishnevskaya "

Maly Opera and Ballet " Galina Vishnevskaya " and Children and Youth Opera and Ballet Studio invite!

As part of the Art Education International Week College students represent L. Minkus’ “Don Quixote” ballet scene. The performance will take place on May 21, 2014, beginning at 18.00 in the Concert Hall of the College of Music and Theatre named after Galina Vishnevskaya .

Creative Workshop "Art technology in modern education "

May 22, 2014 on the basis of Federal State Research Institution "Institute of Art Education" of the RussianAcademy of Education Creative Workshop "Art technology in modern education " is held (beginning at 11.00 ) .

Modern technology of the children and youth education through art is represented by leading researchers at the Institute, experimental schools’ teachers, secondary and higher professional education teachers.

Art Education International Week

From 19 to 26 May 2014 Art Education International Week runs, proclaimed by the General Conference of UNESCO.
"The historical tradition of Art education is not only a national cultural heritage , but also one of the real, practically significant impact on the possibilities of human spiritual development . Practice and numerous studies show that appeal to Russian cultural and historical values in education and enlightenment is the effective factor in the younger generation development of national identity, a sense of responsibility for the future country prosperity, skills of the intercultural tolerance.

«Theatre on the Riverbank's»

It was the first night of the performance «Children of the Great Depression» on January 12th in the Center «Theatre on the Riverbank». The play is based on John Steinbeck's novella «Of Mice and Men» and Robert Frost's poems.


Contemporary Art in the Traditional Museum is the St Petersburg city museum festival, which has existed since 2000 and for the past 13 years, presented nearly 170 Russian and foreign artists in 65 museums of St Petersburg. The festival is a series of exhibitions that take place in large and smaller museums of the city. Russian and foreign artists and curators present projects which have close contextual connection with the museum exposition. The main goal of the festival is to assist in rapprochement of traditional culture and contemporary art and bring forth modernization of St Petersburg museums.