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Kazan. 22–24 October 2024

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BRICS Universe International Photo Exhibition

  • February-October 2024
  • Event type: Meetings of working groups/mechanisms
  • Where: BRICS cities

The BRICS Universe consists of a series of photography exhibitions showcasing UNESCO Creative Cities in BRICS countries photos taken from Earth and by Heroes of the Russian Federation and cosmonauts Sergey Kud-Sverchkov and Ivan Vagner from the International Space Station.

The cycle of ten exhibitions kicked off on 1 February at the Memorial Museum of Cosmonautics in Moscow and will continue its journey through the nine UNESCO Creative Cities – St. Petersburg, Rio de Janeiro, Kargopol, Beijing, Nizhny Novgorod, Ulyanovsk, Mumbai, Durban, and Kazan. The project is scheduled to run until the end of October 2024.

The project is being organized by the Nizhny Novgorod Planetarium, the Russia – BRICS Project Office of International Youth Cooperation, the Creative Industries Foundation of the Ulyanovsk Region with the support of Roscosmos, Rosmolodezh, and the Presidential Foundation for Cultural Initiatives.

The Roscongress Foundation manages the events of Russia’s BRICS Chairship.