On December 14th 2012 a republican children’s art exhibition “My Karelia” was opened in The Museum of Fine Arts of the Republic of Karelia.
Children from different art schools of Karelia have participated in this contest. Young authors have brought dozens of artworks created in various technics: watercolour, gouache, felt pen painting and others. All works are associated with theme of Karelia.
The judges, experts of the Museum of Fine Arts of the Republic of Karelia, have selected 50 best artworks, which are presented in the exhibition.
The winners of the contest will be awarded with prizes.
The project is going to be continued. 10 best works will be exposed in Finland (Joensuu). In 2013 the same children’s art exhibition “My Karelia” will be held in The Museum of Fine Arts in Joensuu. It will bring together children of Finland and Karelia.