Vologda will host the 36th International FISAE Congress on August 22-27, arranged with an active support of the RF Ministry of Culture, the Vologda Oblast Government and Administration of Vologda City.

A bookplate, also known as ex-libris is usually a small print or decorative label pasted into a book, often on the inside front cover, to indicate its owner.

Over 400 artists from 39 countries (Russia, China, Japan, the USA, Poland, Italy, Belarus, Bulgaria, Romania, Germany, France, Finland, Hungary, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Ukraine and others) will present works at the 36th International FISAE Congress in Vologda. This will be one of the largest shows of contemporary art of exlibris in the world. All the works will be donated to the Vologda Picture Gallery. In the furure it is planned to open an Ex-libris museum in Vologda, the first one in Russia.

The upcoming FISAE International Ex-Libris Congress will be an opportunity to learn more about the rich and old Russian culture and to admire Vologda, one of the ancient cities in Russia's North-West. Ex-libris Congress (FISAE) will be held in the exhibition halls of the Vologda Picture Gallery.

Теги: Vologda, exlibris
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