International Art-Symposium "Elabuga-2010" on the theme "The Breath of Epos"


International Art-Symposium “Elabuga-2010” on the theme “The Breath of Epos” took place in the historical town with 1000 history – Elabuga, Republic of Tatarstan, Russia.
In this symposium took part artists – members of various art unions and associations.
Goals and targets of Symposium:
1. To create the collection of modern works of art in various kinds of genre on the basis of ancient epos and folklore materials research.
2. Studying of ancient epos of different people, nations, where this epos is presented by folktales, legends, heroic epos.
3. Forming of a travelling exhibition of the participants’ works of art of the International Art-Symposium.
4. To publish the catalogue and prepare a video version of the International Art-Symposium “Elabuga - 2010” on the theme “The Breath of Epos”.

Thus, during 10 days an artist created works of art on the theme from any ancient epos of any country. This Art-Symposium is to view cultural heritage from all sorts of angles, as a complex, promoting preservation of historic memory and identity, fostering international dialogue and rapprochement of national cultures.

Niveau d’intervention géographique

  • International


  • Construire un cadre de valeurs communes

Pays bénéficiaire (s) / Groupes cibles

  • Denmark
  • Kazakhstan
  • Germany
  • Finland
  • Uzbekistan
  • Turkey

Principaux partenaires

With the support of Russian Permanent Delegation to UNESCO
Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Tatarstan
Elabuga Metropolitan Region

Nom de l’organisation / Entité responsable principale

Elabuga State Museum Preservation Area

Documents à télécharger

Russie, Fédération De
12/08/2010 - 22/08/2010