11 august

Nikola Melnikov and Fyodor Biryuchev in the VDNH Green Theatre. Stage on the Water, Gardens and People Landscape Art Festival, lectures on avant-garde art and product design in the Worker and Kolkhoz Woman pavilion

Weekend programme: On Saturday and Sunday, near EXPO Pavilion No. 75, the 4th International Festival of Contemporary Landscape Art, Nursery and Gardening, and Gardens and People, will present the works of the 30 best designers; in the Park of Crafts on Saturday, at the Festival of Flowers and Colours, you can learn how to make bouquets from wild flowers; on Sunday, in the VDNH Green Theatre: Stage on the Water, you can listen to the compositions of the neoclassical composers Nikola Melnikov and Fyodor Biryuchev.


On Saturday, 12 August at 8:00 p.m., the Songwriters concert series will continue with a performance from Lera Lynn, famous for the soundtrack to the Real Detective series.

On Sunday, 13 August at 8:00 p.m., the new open-air venue The VDNH Green Theatre. Stage on the Water will present a concert of the rising star Nikola Melnikov and the pianist-composer Fyodor Biryuchev as part of the Neoclassics project.


On 12 and 13 August from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., more than 30 landscape designers and artists will present their works with a common theme of Contrasts in the Garden at Gardens and People, the 4th International Festival of Contemporary Landscape Art, Nursery, and Gardening (in the park next to EXPO Pavilion No. 75).

From 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., Pavilion No. 16 Hydrometeorology will host an exhibition within the framework of the TAKE-OFF project, called VDNH: Reconstruction, with young photographers capturing the Exhibition at its historic moment of renovation. In addition, you can take a virtual flight over VDNH there.

On 12 and 13 August, the sightseeing tours of VDNH will start at 11:00a.m., 1:00, 3:00, 5:00, and 7:00 p.m. at the Meeting Point pavilion, to the left of the monument of V. I. Lenin.

The Park of Crafts

In the Park of Crafts, on 12 August, a holiday of flowers and colours has been announced! For such an occasion, we will hold several thematic master-classes. At 12:00 p.m., you can make cyanotype postcards in the creative workshop of Olga Baturina. At 2:30 p.m., there will be a Plant Prints. Making a Plaster Panel master-class. At 1:00 p.m., the festival participants will make a summer field bouquet at the May-May Workshop of flowers and decor. At 4:00 p.m., within the Flower Pail master-class, professional florists will share the secrets of creating a composition, working with colour and flowers.

On 12 and 13 August from 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., until the end of summer, the SM-47 carpentry workshop in the House of Crafts will hold modern co-working for children, where young craftsmen from 12 years old can be carpenters and build up bold projects with their own hands: from a spinner, stands for their tablet, phone or laptop, to a complex candlestick, vase or even a shelf.

On Saturday, 12 August at 11:00 a.m., the Centre of Batik will hold master-classes on Nodular Shibori. On 12 August at 2:00 p.m., there will be a master-class on Shibori on velvet. And on Sunday, 13 August at 10:00 a.m., there will be a batik master-class called Klimt.

On Sunday, 13 August from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. Olga Baturina's Creative Workshop will host a master-class on creating prints on clothes. In just a few hours, a professional designer will teach you how to properly use stencils and paints, and also tell you everything about the complex technique of creating prints. This time the theme for the master-class is Ocean.

Events at VDNH on 12-13 August

Dear VDNH guests, we kindly draw your attention to the fact that during weekends and holidays, cars are only allowed within the parking areas at Pavilions No. 69, 70, 75, near the Khovansky entrance, and near the Likhoborsky-2 checkpoint.
Dear pedestrians, we also draw your attention to the fact that passage through the Main Entrance Arch is currently partially limited.

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