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BEST OF THE WEEK 7/2020

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Russia Contemporary Art Exhibition
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Russia Contemporary Art Exhibition

The artwork called "Bright thoughts. Buddha" by Vasily Slonov, which is part of the "Siberian Ironic Conceptualism" exhibition in Krasnoyarsk, Russia. The authors deal with the problem of the development of contemporary art in the Russian region in the context of global projects and institutions, establishing ‘the rules of the game’ in the field of contemporary culture. The article considers the experience of working with contemporary art within the framework of the National Centre for Contemporary Arts and other organizations. So-called Siberian ironic conceptualism is considered an original example of regional aesthetics.

Antarctica Admiral Vladimirsky Expedition
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Antarctica Admiral Vladimirsky Expedition

A tale of humpback whale is pictured in the Bellinsgausen Sea not far from the Adelaide Island, Antarctica, from the deck of the Russian oceanographic research vessel Admiral Vladimirsky during an expedition to the shores of Antarctica. In December of 2019 the research vessel Admiral Vladimirsky went on a round-the-world expedition to the shores of Antarctica, dedicated to the 200th anniversary of the continent’s opening by Russian naval sailors on the Vostok and Mirny sloops under the command of Thaddeus Bellingshausen and Mikhail Lazarev, as well as to 250th birth anniversary of Admiral Ivan Kruzenshtern. The aim of the expedition is to conduct complex oceanographic research in the Antarctic region and along the route, determining the location of the island of Peter the Great and studying the parameters of the earth's magnetic field in order to clarify the position of the South Magnetic Pole.

Antarctica Admiral Vladimirsky Expedition
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Antarctica Admiral Vladimirsky Expedition

A sailor of the Russian oceanographic research vessel Admiral Vladimirsky looks in binocular during an expedition to the shores of Antarctica. In December of 2019 the research vessel Admiral Vladimirsky went on a round-the-world expedition to the shores of Antarctica, dedicated to the 200th anniversary of the continent’s opening by Russian naval sailors on the Vostok and Mirny sloops under the command of Thaddeus Bellingshausen and Mikhail Lazarev, as well as to 250th birth anniversary of Admiral Ivan Kruzenshtern. The aim of the expedition is to conduct complex oceanographic research in the Antarctic region and along the route, determining the location of the island of Peter the Great and studying the parameters of the earth's magnetic field in order to clarify the position of the South Magnetic Pole.

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