Belarussians are not used to spending time in front of the TV-set, they prefer going out with friends, visiting theaters, museums, exhibitions and art galleries, plenty of which are situated in the capital and in other towns.
Galleries in Minsk offer a wide variety of activities from looking at the paintings by modern Belarussian artists to absorbing romantic poems on a poetry reading evenings. Different kinds of thematic readings, speeches, meeting with outstanding artists, writers, and other cultural figures take place in art spaces. You can also enjoy watching a film in English, French, German or Russian and be involved in its discussions afterwards.
Minsk galleries are about exchanging views and sharing your personal feelings and points of view with others. Art spaces are usually open communities who welcome new participants with their fresh ideas. Perception differs and art exhibitions are clear evidence of that. While some people stick to a conservative approach to art, some want it to acquire new forms and aspects going beyond the scope of traditionalism.
In most art galleries in Minsk, exhibitions are renewed every month allowing new personalities to be seen by the public. Both local and international festivals are held at art spaces gaining the attention of mass media and attracting more and more people to see beauty with their own eyes.
On this page, you can see some of the most popular art galleries in Minsk usually attended by younger, more forward-looking and revolutionary generation. Workshops and experience sharing conversations are quite frequent events.
All in all, art spaces and galleries are a perfect place to visit if you’re fed up with the daily routine and want to find a person with common interests and views. Sharing and observing make your mind relaxed and enrich your inner world, inspiring you for further personal development.