The 5th International Exhibition and Competition of
was held on 14th April 2009 to 22nd April 2009
Amira de Maistre won second prize in the classical
painting category "Portraits" for her painting "Portrait of Irina
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view the prize diploma
A photograph of the painting has been published in
the annual international catalogue "New Faces In Arts". The catalogue includes
images of works of more than 1,000 authors.
The jury was the Moscow Artists' Union, Russian
Culture Fund, Moscow Museum of National Graphics, Moscow Committee of Culture,
Moscow Administration and the NextArt Foundation.
The project is a unique one in which talented people
from more than 20 European and other countries are able to present their
The group of prized artists consists of 15 persons
from 1000 competitors and 20 European countries plus English language
The second prize won by Amira de Maistre is a journey
of two weeks at the House of Artists "ROMANOVO"
Creation of the House of Artists "ROMANOVO" where the
group of prize winning artists will stay in May.
The house of creation "Romanovo" is situated on
the Volga town Tutaev (left bank). Ancient wooden house (1830 year).
Reconstruction since 1999 till now. Groups from one to ten people are accepted.
We organize tourist journeys to Uglich, Yaroslavl, Tutaev (right side),
Rybinsk, Kostroma, Vologda, Suzdal and Vladimir. Voyages through the Volga.