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Culture news, 19.08.2002 15:40

August, 19 in Saint Petersburg the exhibition of industrial art is opened.

August, 19 in Saint Petersburg the exhibition of industrial art is opened. Today in the managerial building of factory "Krasnoe znamja" opening of the exhibition realized in the framework of the Russian - British project "emplacements" is held. During August in an atmosphere of creative workshops twenty artists from the Great Britain, Western Europe and Russia, having plunged in an atmosphere of the enterprise, studied environment and the architectural past of a building, got acquainted with workers of the enterprise. The purpose of this action, according to its ideologist Fransuaza Dupre, - " to show influence of environmental industrial reality on a private world of people and to create conditions for penetration of rich industrial culture into life ". As a result of activity of artists in territory of factory " Red Banner " objects, videoprojections, sound installations and photos which are presented at an opening exhibition were created. Results of activity "emplacements" can be seen only August, 19 and 20.

News source: rosbalt.ru

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