Festival of bard songs, poetry, and visual arts in Vitebsk
The 33rd open festival of bard songs, poetry, and visual arts Vitebsky Listopad kicked off with the new project Night Art Battle. Eight teams took part in the project. They had six hours to create a painting, the artists worked till midnight. The winner will be announced at the gala concert of the festival on 19 October.
Vitebsky Listopad will be running in Vitebsk till 20 October. It has brought together representatives of Belarus, Israel, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lithuania, New Zealand, Russia, the USA, and Ukraine. The first concert of the festival featured bards Svetlana Ben and Mikhail Rubin. Aleksei Kravchenko's exhibition Free Journey of Heart is on view as part of the festival.
Pictured: Aleksei Kravchenko's exhibition