© RIA Novosti / B. Korobeynikova in photobomber of the river Tom within the limits of the city of Kemerovo© RIA Novosti / B. Korobeynikova the image Bank
The head of the Kemerovo region Sergey Tsivilev announced that in celebration of the 300th anniversary of the Kuzbass authorities to conduct a design competition for the symbol of the holiday, the winner will receive a cash prize.
Thursday at the International multimedia press center MIA «Russia today» held a press conference on the topic: «300 years of Kuzbass: 1000 days. Countdown». It besides civileva and other representatives of government and business of the Kemerovo region took part head of the Moscow art theatre Oleg Tabakov, Vladimir Mashkov, writer and Director Evgeny Grishkovets, honored artist of Russia, Alyona Babenko, first Deputy Chairman of the management Board of the Russian society of historians-archivists Gregory Lansky.
«I think we need to announce the competition for the symbol of the celebration of the 300th anniversary of Kuzbass,» said Babenko.
«This is a great initiative, every holiday should be a symbol. It needs to be unique and to conform to the spirit of this holiday. This proposal must be done by the people of Kuzbass. We will announce even such grant, and the winner will receive a cash reward,» added Tsivilev.
The celebration of the 300th anniversary of Kuzbass will take place on 6 July 2021.