Pan Karelian Culture Festival
16 — 18 may 2011
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The Pan Karelian Culture Festival is an international festival of contemporary culture and art which is aimed to unit artistic people of Finnish and Russian Karelias. The Festival will take place on 16 - 18 May 2011 in Petrozavodsk.

 
The Pan karelian Culture Festival is a result of another big project which was organised by North Karelian College Outokumpu (Finland) jointly with Center for Cultural Initiatives (Petrozavodsk, Russia) and Karelian Culture and Art College (Petrozavodsk, Russia).
 
The Festival program includes dance performances, screenings, master classes, etc.
 
All the events within the frameworks of the Festival are free of charge.
 
Program:
 
MONDAY 16th MAY:

*14.00-16.00
Movement & Expression workshop by choreographer and film maker Riikka Innanen (dance background not needed) / Karelian Culture College, Kalinin St., 54
 
*14.00 onwards
Wall painting project. Young artists paint a construction wall during 3 festival days / Dzerzhinsky St. and Lenin ave. corner
 
*17.00-18.00
Dance performances by students of North Karelian College and Karelian College of Culture and Art / Otto Ville Kuusinen statue by lake Onega
 
* 18.00-19.00
Art café – meeting the artists and opening the Festival / Atlantida Bar, Karl Marx ave., 14

 
TUESDAY 17th MAY:

*14.00-15.00
Wall painting project continues / Dzerzhinsky St. and Lenin ave. corner
 
*14.00-16.00
Contemporary dance workshop for professional and advanced dancers by Spanish dancer Violeta Todo Gonzalez / Karelian Culture College, Kalinin St., 54
 
*16.30-17.30
Dance performances by students of North Karelian College and Karelian College of Culture and Art / Otto Ville Kuusinen statue by lake Onega
 
*18.00-18.45
Dance and movement short films - coordinated by film maker Natalya Nikolayeva / Vykhod media center, Karl Marx ave., 14
 
*19.00-21.00
Learn to compose with video camera -workshop by choreographer and film maker Riikka Innanen / Vykhod media center, Karl Marx ave., 14

 
WEDNESDAY 18th MAY:

*13.00-15.00
Collective painting event in the park. Meeting at 12.45 o'clock front of Vykhod media center, Karl Marx ave., 14
 
*16.00-17.00
Completing the wall painting project / Dzerzhinsky St. and Lenin ave. corner
 
*18.00-18.45
Media art & movement -performance / Vykhod media center, Karl Marx ave., 14
 
*19.00-20.30
Contemporary dance performances by international professionals and dance students / Karelian Culture College, Kalinin street, 54
 
*21.00-02.00
Roots Club - a cool place to party and meet artists and culture makers i.e. from Russia, Finland, Spain, Holland and Lithuania / Porshen club, Heikonen street, 39