Updated at 18:07,08-09-2017

New place for creative selfies: Art Island re-opens in Minsk

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New place for creative selfies: Art Island re-opens in Minsk
Walking in Victory park in Minsk has become more enjoyable – 12 huge art objects appeared on one of the islands on Thursday.

The project “Art Island” has been running in the capital for several years. This time it is devoted to the 950th anniversary of Minsk.

New place for creative selfies: Art Island re-opens in Minsk


The installations were created by Belarusian and foreign artists and sculptors from wood, plastic and metal.

Some art objects are higher than 5 meters!

New place for creative selfies: Art Island re-opens in Minsk


The organizers said this year’s edition is really large-scale.

Sculptures occupy almost the whole territory of the island and weigh several dozen tons.

New place for creative selfies: Art Island re-opens in Minsk

New place for creative selfies: Art Island re-opens in Minsk


The heart of the exposition is a sculpture of two knights, participants of the Battle of Nemiga – the first mention of Minks in historical chronicles.

New place for creative selfies: Art Island re-opens in Minsk


The entrance to the exposition is free. It will be working till the middle of September, the organizers said.

New place for creative selfies: Art Island re-opens in Minsk


Where: Victory Park, the island of Komsomoltsev (to the left of the central entrance).