Folk Art and Intangible Cultural Heritage

Folk Art and Intangible Cultural Heritage

For many years the Forum raises important questions about the place and the role of traditional culture in the modern society to make professionals in field of preservation of cultural variety of the planet and intangible global cultural heritage, such as national customs, languages, music and dance, join their efforts.

Section contacts:
folkart@culturalforum.ru
Head of the section Alexander
Turgaev
Rector of the St. Petersburg State Institute of Culture Honored Worker of the Russian Federation Higher School

The folklore of the peoples of Russia and CIS countries is traditionally a prime focus of activities performed by the section. The concert of Azerbaidzhan music mugham included into the UNESCO World Heritage List is expected to become a memorable event of this year.

14/11/2020
Festival
RUS, ENG
Badge, Additional Registration
Badge, Additional Registration

18+

RUS, ENG
14/11/2020
Presentation
RUS
Badge, Additional Registration
Badge, Additional Registration

18+

RUS

In 2019 the section proved once again that traditions can become a popular trend and foundation of successful business, crafts can turn into a creative industry and folklore can help bring new ideas into music.

16/11/2019
11:00 — 21:00
Congress
RUS, ENG
Additional Registration
Additional Registration

18+

RUS, ENG
A. S. Popov Central Museum of Communications
4 Pochtamtsky lane, St. Petersburg
16/11/2019
11:00 — 18:00