Tuesday, February 11, 2014
On the 7-th of February 2013 Karelian College of Culture and Arts opened a photo exhibition «Dancing whirlpool» in the hall of the Board of the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Karelia. Works of the Finnish photographer Egon Tiika are presented at the exhibition. The most impressive moments of the premiere in Outokumpu are presented at the exhibition.
The photo exhibition is organized in the framework of the project «Dancing whirlpool» which is being implemented with the support of Cross-Border Cooperation Programme within European Instrument of Neighbourhood and Partnership «Karelia». The main idea of the project is development cross border cooperation in the field of contemporary dance art, developing a network of contacts between educational institutions in the sphere of culture and involving children and youth to participation in cultural events. Together with their partner - North-Karelian Professional College in Outokumpu (Finland), Karelian and Finnish students and teachers created the choreographic performance which was shown in Petrozavodsk, Segezha, Kostomuksha, Outokumpu and Kuopio.