The transport column of the motor rally “The Travel of the World” got underway from Moscow on April 16, according to the Budgetary Institution of Vologda Oblast “Tourist Information Centre”. Artistic events and festivals of folk crafts will be held in different cities and towns during this month.
The column of trucks will make a stop in Vologda on April 23. A kind of mobile creative workshop will be organized in each car. There will be enough space for folk crafts, fine arts, cinema, music, theatre and photography. Local craftsmen are invited to participate in these events.
Famous creative people can be seen at the steering wheel of the cars in the column at various stages of the rally. It is planned that the actress Maria Golubkina will come to Vologda.
Wooden benches will be painted during the stops of “The Travel of the World” motor rally carried out within the framework of the Open Festival of Arts “Chereshenviy Les” (“Cherry-Tree Forest”).
This native Russian piece of furniture symbolizes communication, according to the organizers.
These creative workshops will return to Moscow by cars on May 16. The motor rally will finish at the ENEA. And on the next day the best 120 of wooden benches painted in different cities and towns will be presented to the public in GUM (State Department Store).
Author: Anna Dorozhkina