Inauguration of Photo Exhibition “The Russian Civilization” in Chennai

On September 5th, the Russian Centre of Science and Culture held an inauguration of Photo Exhibition “The Russian Civilization”. The exhibit presented 35 best photos, laureates of the International photo contest “Russian Civilization”, which was organized by the Federal Agency for the Affairs of Nationalities of Russia.

Welcoming speech was given by Mr. Gennadii Rogalev, Director of the Russian Centre of Science and Culture. Mr. Swaminathan M, President-Photographic Society of Madras, Rev. Dr. M. Albert William, Director-Loyola Research Institute of Mathematics and Computing Sciences, Chennai, and Mr. Subhashchandran, General Secretary of Madras Film Society also addressed the audience on the occasion. As well as members of Photographic Society of Madras and Madras Film Society, students from various collages and art admirers from Chennai attended the event.

The exhibition included: landscape photographs showing unique views and beauty of Russian nature; portrait photos conveying national color, revealing special aspects of Russian character and its originality; Photographs reflecting the manufacturing items of arts and craft and masters themselves, national motives and images of particular people; as well as reportage photographs revealing multinationality and originality of the people of Russia and their traditions and customs.

The exhibition will be open for visitors till September 9, from 9.00 am to 6.00 pm.

Do not miss this unique opportunity to enjoy the views of Russia in Chennai.