IN HONOR OF THE 1000TH ANNIVERSARY OF SUZDAL. YAROSLAV THE WISE, YURY THE LONG ARM. THE HISTORY OF THE CITY THROUGH ART: RESEARCH CONFERENCE
The Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation, the Russian Academy of Arts and the State Vladimir-Suzdal History, Architecture and Art Museum-Preserve invite you to take part in the Research Conference “In Honor of the 1000th Anniversary of Suzdal. Yaroslav the Wise. Yury the Long Arm. The History of the City through Art”, that will take place at the State Vladimir-Suzdal Museum-Preserve and the Suzdal Branch of St. Petersburg State Institute of Culture on October 12-13, 2023.
The Conference partners: the Administration of the City of Suzdal (Vladimir Region); the Suzdal Branch of St. Petersburg State Institute of Culture, UNESCO Chair and the Department for Regional Studies and Ethno-cultural Education of the Institute of Social and Humanitarian Education of the Moscow State Pedagogical University, the Cinematographers’ Union of Russia.
The millennium of the city of Suzdal is a remarkable date for Russia. The core of the Golden Ring, Suzdal is a city-museum and city-preserve. Its white stone churches, monasteries, secular and residential architecture form a unique ensemble reflecting the course of history. Architects and icon painters have greatly contributed to beautification of the city and the epic spirit of the country has been preserved until these days. Suzdal has become a mecca for creative people of many generations including both noted masters and young artists. The State Vladimir-Suzdal Museum-Preserve is a precious repository of ancient treasures. In the late 1970s in the city there was set up an Art and Restoration College aimed at training specialists for museums and restoration entities (now the Suzdal Branch of St. Petersburg State Institute of Culture). The old city of Suzdal is so unique that it has become a location for more than 60 films of historical content.
The main topics to be discussed at the Conference:
-The history of the development of Suzdal architecture including modern trends;
-The art of Suzdal in the context of the Old Russian culture;
-The reflection of old Suzdal in fine arts;
-Stages of Suzdal restoration in honor of its millennium;
-Achievements, urgent problems and prospects of development of art institutions in Suzdal;
-Suzdal in cinema;
-The historical and cultural heritage of the Golden Ring in visual discourse.
2.Place of work (study), position, scientific degree;
3. Name of the paper;
4. Abstracts (500 signs);
5.Contact information (address, E-mail, telephone);
6.Form of participation
The Conference will be accompanied by publication of its proceedings, The articles shall be submitted till October 22, 2022.