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14 June 2021

Registartion for SPIMUN 2022 is Opened

Registartion for SPIMUN 2022 is Opened

26th ST. PETERSBURG INTERNATIONAL MODEL UNITED NATIONS conference will take place 28 - 30 March 2022 in FACE-to-FACE format.

You are invited to participate in the 26th SPIMUN conference (28—30 March 2022) organized by Gymnasium 157 founded by Princess of Oldenburg in 1868 and located in the center of St.Petersburg. 

11 June 2021

A film festival dedicated to Tonino Guerra will be held in St. Petersburg

A film festival dedicated to Tonino Guerra will be held in St. Petersburg

The A-Kino festival, the program of which this year is dedicated to the Italian poet, artist and screenwriter Tonino Guerra, will open on Friday in the garden of the Fountain House in St. Petersburg.

11 June 2021

The XIV International Diaghilev Festival has opened in Perm

The XIV International Diaghilev Festival has opened in Perm

In total, the festival will host more than 150 events

10 June 2021

Five exhibitions opened at the Manezh as part of the Fashion and Style in Photography 2021 festival

Five exhibitions opened at the Manezh as part of the Fashion and Style in Photography 2021 festival

In particular, Russian photographer Olga Michi presented the project "Vulnerable?", dedicated to the problems associated with globalization

25 May 2021

The Architect Today award ceremony was held for the second time in St. Petersburg

The Architect Today award ceremony was held for the second time in St. Petersburg

On May 20, 80 international architectural and design projects were presented in 9 nominations before an expert jury as part of the prestigious Architect Today award.

22 May 2021

Bob Dylan & others

Bob Dylan & others

Works of photographer Barry Feinstein (for the first time in Russia!) will be shown in St. Petersburg! An exhibition of Barry Feinstein's Bob Dylan & others will take place at the KGallery on 24 Fontanka Embankment from June 21 to September 5, 2021

19 May 2021

Peterhof kicks off the fountain season

Peterhof kicks off the fountain season

The Peterhof Museum-Reserve is getting ready to start the fountain season. The opening ceremony this year will be dedicated to the 300th anniversary of the water supply system

18 May 2021

The epidemic situation in St. Petersburg makes it possible to prepare for major events, said the governor of the city, Alexander Beglov

The epidemic situation in St. Petersburg makes it possible to prepare for major events, said the governor of the city, Alexander Beglov

The situation with the increase in the incidence of COVID-19 in St. Petersburg is not critical, it can be contained, which allows the city to prepare for major events with a large number of participants. This was announced on Tuesday by the governor of the city Alexander Beglov at a meeting

17 May 2021

Exhibition “City of Shadows. Alexey Titarenko" will be open till June 13, 2021

Exhibition “City of Shadows. Alexey Titarenko" will be open till June 13, 2021

The State Museum and Exhibition Center ROSPHOTO from April 5 to June 13, 2021 presents the exhibition project “City of Shadows. Alexey Titarenko ". The exhibition is the first retrospective presentation of the author's works in St. Petersburg and thus becomes a symbolic return of the author's work to the St. Petersburg audience.

14 May 2021

The authorities of St. Petersburg announced their readiness to increase the occupancy of the stands for Euro 2020

The authorities of St. Petersburg announced their readiness to increase the occupancy of the stands for Euro 2020

Petersburg may increase the occupancy of the stands from 50% to 75% at the matches of the European Football Championship, provided that the epidemiological situation in the city does not worsen. This was reported to "RIA Novosti" by the vice-governor of the city Boris Piotrovsky.

13 May 2021

Andy Warhol's works and how they influenced Russian art will be shown in St. Petersburg

Andy Warhol's works and how they influenced Russian art will be shown in St. Petersburg

Warhol is being taken to St. Petersburg! Already in June, Sevkabel Porto will show album covers, a series of famous Polaroid photographs, posters, anti-films and other works of the artist - and how they influenced Russian art.

12 May 2021

The Scarlet Sails show won five prizes at the Global Eventex Awards

The Scarlet Sails show won five prizes at the Global Eventex Awards

The results of the prestigious international competition Global Eventex Awards have been summed up. The panel of judges awarded the "Scarlet Sails" show with gold in 4 nominations at once: "Art Event", "Festive Event", "Cultural Event" and "Music Event". The show won silver in the Live Broadcast category.

10 May 2021

Exhibition :: vtol :: "Measurement range" 2021

Exhibition :: vtol :: "Measurement range" 2021

Anna Nova Gallery shows the first solo exhibition of Dmitry Morozov (better known as :: vtol: :).

09 May 2021

Experimental Music and Art (EMA) Expo 2021

Experimental Music and Art (EMA) Expo 2021

From April 20 to May 16, 2021, the Experimental Music and Art (EMA) Expo project will be held at the Educational Center of the Moscow Museum of Modern Art, in which 11 artists from Switzerland, Germany, Argentina and Russia study the current aspects of the social agenda through the language of sound, digital and technological art.

08 May 2021

Sports festival at VDNKh is held for all comers till May 22nd, 2021

Sports festival at VDNKh is held for all comers till May 22nd, 2021

From February 27 to May 22, 2021, the Sports Festival is taking place at VDNKh. For three months, lectures and master classes from famous Russian athletes were held for the guests of the exhibition.

07 May 2021

Festival "The Elusive World" in Moscow will be held till December 2021

Festival "The Elusive World" in Moscow will be held till December 2021

On February 13, 2021, the first popular science festival "The Elusive World", dedicated to nature reserve science, opened in Moscow.

06 May 2021

The festival of France Day will be held in Moscow on July 14, 2021

The festival of France Day will be held in Moscow on July 14, 2021

The France Day festival in Moscow is held annually in the capital on July 14 - Bastille Day, the largest and one of the main holidays for all French people. In 2021, the event will be held at one of the central venues of the city - in the Muzeon Park of Arts. 

05 May 2021

On June 21–27 the Summer Garden will host the XI International Festival “The Imperial Gardens of Russia. Flower assembly"

On June 21–27 the Summer Garden will host the XI International Festival “The Imperial Gardens of Russia. Flower assembly"

Florists and artists, designers and decorators will decorate every corner of the Summer Garden with their compositions.

02 May 2021

VI international SUP-surfing carnival festival will be held this July, 2021

VI international SUP-surfing carnival festival will be held this July, 2021

The festival will be held on the 31st of July 2021, registration opens in June. The international SUP-surfing festival "Fontanka-SUP" has already gone down in history as the largest in Eastern Europe and the only one of its kind in the Russian stand-up paddle board festival. 

28 April 2021

The project "Nomads" will present gastronomic specialties from all over the world at Gostiny Dvor

The project "Nomads" will present gastronomic specialties from all over the world at Gostiny Dvor

From traditional Spanish churros to Texas chili con carne. This is the second project of the CitiZen community of urban entrepreneurs (they are also preparing the redevelopment of the Kirov Palace of Culture).

24 April 2021

St. Petersburg to Host 3 More Euro 2020 Games

St. Petersburg to Host 3 More Euro 2020 Games

Europe’s football governing body UEFA said Thursday that the Russian city of St. Petersburg will host three additional Euro 2020 group games after the original hosts of the 12-city tournament could not guarantee fan admittance due to the coronavirus. 

21 April 2021

The date of the "Scarlet Sails" in 2021 has been announced

The date of the "Scarlet Sails" in 2021 has been announced

The annual graduates holiday "Scarlet Sails" will take place on June 25. A message about this appeared on the website of the city government.

12 April 2021

St. Petersburg will host International Drone Festival 02nd of May 2021

St. Petersburg will host International Drone Festival 02nd of May 2021

First International Drone Festival will be organized in St. Petersburg on Sunday 02nd of May 2021 and will take place on the water area of Neva river between the Hermitage State Museum, Peter and Paul Fortress and Spit of St. Basil Island.  

31 March 2021

The "Chery Forest" art festival will be held from April 14 - November 6, 2021 in Moscow

The "Chery Forest" art festival will be held from April 14 - November 6, 2021 in Moscow

Anniversary of "Cipollino", Venice and Stas Namin in "one bottle"! The 21st Chereshnevy Les Arts Festival has announced its program

04 March 2021

Dates confirmed for SPIEF 2021

Dates confirmed for SPIEF 2021

The 24th St. Petersburg International Economic Forum is set to take place on 2–5 June 2021.

10 December 2020

Manege is preparing a new St. Petersburg exhibition by Jan Fabre. Sculptures, installations, drawings and seven performance films will be shown

Manege is preparing a new St. Petersburg exhibition by Jan Fabre. Sculptures, installations, drawings and seven performance films will be shown

The Central exhibition hall "Manege" is preparing a new St. Petersburg exhibition by Jan Fabre. Sculptures, installations, drawings and seven performance films will be shown. According to the Manege exhibition plan, the works of the artist will be shown in St. Petersburg from August to October.

23 October 2020

The Myasnikov mansion was opened on Vosstaniya in Saint Petersburg

The Myasnikov mansion was opened on Vosstaniya in Saint Petersburg

Concerts and lectures are already being held there, and a cluster of author's restaurants will soon appear

21 October 2020

St. Petersburg won the right to host the International Congress of Cognitive Psychotherapy in 2023

St. Petersburg won the right to host the International Congress of Cognitive Psychotherapy in 2023

The International Congress of Cognitive Psychotherapy was attracted with the active assistance of the Congress and Exhibition Bureau and the Ambassador - Chairman of the Association for Cognitive-Behavioral Psychotherapy of St. Petersburg Dmitry Viktorovich Kovpak. The event is an outstanding event in the world of mental health professionals and helping professions, a source of new modern knowledge in the field of cognitive-behavioral therapy and psychotherapy in general.

20 October 2020

A new public space Putilov Loft has opened in the historic barracks near the Vitebsk railway station

A new public space Putilov Loft has opened in the historic barracks near the Vitebsk railway station

A new public space has been launched in St. Petersburg - Putilov Loft at the Vitebsk railway station. With a concert venue and exhibition hall, hostel, fitness center and courtyard for fairs and festivals