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WILLOW CRAFTS FROM GOMEL KNOWN EVEN IN FRANCE

A rich collection of willow furniture, resembling a small cozy room of a country house, has been displayed on a grassplot in the City of Masters. The collection was produced by the craftsmen from Gomel, Ivan and Irina Shafarenko. The couple have been practicing the craft for over 20 years, and have honorary titles. Ivan and Irina are members of the Belarusian Union of Folk Masters, and the Guild of Decorative and Applied Arts in Moscow.

Trade fair of souvenir gifts

Trade fair of souvenir gifts will be located near the Concert Hall “Vitebsk” (1,Frunze Park) during “Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk”.

MASK MAKES PICTURES COME ALIVE

One always wonders what is hidden behind a mask and wishes to unravel its mystery. That’s not an easy task to do, but all kinds of miracles happen in the “City of Masters”.

Festival events on the city streets and squares during “Savianski Bazaar in Vitebsk”

City of Masters (Pushkin Street)

The regional traditional crafts festival and the “City of Masters” fair are to take place on Pushkin Street.

PERFORMANCE “TOGETHER”

It’s for the second day that a team of performers “RAZAM” has been turning Pushkin Bridge into a site of entertainment, fun and laughter.

Anyone can become the participant of the performance “Together”.

Train for the festival

From July 7 to July 15, for the period of the XXIV International Festival of Arts “Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk”, the Belarusian Railway has introduced a daily inter-regional train № 644/643 Minsk-Vitebsk.

“ON SEVEN WINDS”- TERRITORY OF VIBRANT EVENTS

There are several venues for the large creative program of the Street Art Fest “On Seven Winds” working at the festival.

Artistic sensations of the festival Vitebsk

One of the features of “Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk” is a presentation of a wide range of art, and this year’s festival edition is no different.

CITY OF MASTERS. JULY 13

Despite today’s changeable weather, the City of Masters Fair has offered a variety of national crafts to delight the passers-by.Masters presented their works made of clay, leather, stone and wood. These were handmade toys – lovely dolls, rabbits, cats, and ornaments of different wood species, patterns of leather, felted wool crafts and much more.

Shopping street at the festival

About 500 temporary retail facilities are planned to be located in Suvorov, Zamkovaya, Kirov Streets, Pobedy and Svobody Squares, Pobeditelei Park during the XXIV International Festival of Arts “Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk”, as is informed by the Trade and Services Department of the Vitebsk City Executive Committee.

CREATIVE ABUNDANCE IN “CITY OF MASTERS”

“Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk” cannot be imagined without a bright original project celebrating traditional crafts “City of Masters”.

City of Masters

Over 200 craftsmen from Belarus (including all the Vitebsk regions), Russia, Ukraine and Latvia will present unique, hand-made works and articles of the decorative and applied arts at the “City of Masters” Fair.

Feel at home in Vitebsk

Vitebsk is famous for its hospitality. For the period of the XXIV International Festival of Arts “Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk” the city will become a warm home for pop performers and theater actors, contestants, stage-production teams, technical service, mass media representatives, craftsmen from different countries of the world.