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.

 

Art education is one of the most important mechanisms for translation of the human values’ entire system, preservation and reproduction of cultural traditions "( from the analytical report " Art Education in the Russian Federation : the development of creativity in the XXI-st century").