The Art Avenue public art festival has announced a program for September and October 2015. The festival will be organized in conjunction with the recently opened creative space Yarky Hostel & Space. This year's theme is designated as "Games."
In late August - September, a sociological study of the area next to Yarky Hostel & Space, as well as socially oriented workshops for local residents will be held as part of the festival. September 10-18 - a series of thematic presentations and educational seminars with festival participants on the role of public art in urban space. September 17-20 - the official opening of the festival, the presentation of objects and performances. In October, the exhibition will open the art group "Collective Actions" in the gallery "Luda".
Artists and groups from St. Petersburg, Izhevsk, Kyrgyzstan, Belarus, Georgia, Italy and the USA are invited to participate in the festival. Among them are Flux Factory, Elastic City, Trial Version, Bouillon Group, Cyland Media Art Lab, Jesse Hirsch, Kendal Henry, Collective Actions, North-7, Parasite Association, Ustinov City, 705 Group "," Creative manufactory ПТХ "and others. Participants will present installations and objects, interactive media projects, as well as conduct a series of master classes, tours and performances.
The works created during the festival will be located on the territory of Yarky Hostel & Space, the park of the State Forestry Academy and the courtyard of houses No. 2 and No. 7 along Novorossiyskaya Street.