Deputy Director of the Moscow Department of Culture
The International Forum "Culture. Look into the future " is an opportunity to look at the major trends of urban culture, gathered in one place. It is referred to the improvement of parks, the reformation of libraries and cultural centers, new museum projects and many other things. It's great that this cultural map presents a variety of projects - of different topics, forms and genres and from different institutions: the same attention is given to important federal and municipal projects, as well as to successful independent initiatives.
At the same time the Forum is a chance to look into the future of Moscow culture, where the most important directions of development are: decentralization, communication with citizens and the formation of cultural demand, improvement in quality of education in the field of art, the expansion of inclusive programs for children, the development of bookstores in libraries, Moscow souvenirs, museum shops, the development of social projects and a new direction of supporting creative industries.