On December 14 the Central House of Artists hosted the celebration of Qatar day within the Qatar-Russia Cross Culture Year 2018.
The Ambassador of Qatar in the Russian Federation His Excellency Fahad bin Mohammad Al-Attiyah personally invited over a thousand guests to event including Qatari diplomats Waleed Al Emadi, Rashid Al-Suwaidi, Abdulaziz Al-Ali, TV presenter Viktoria Lopyreva, singers Zara, Anna Sedokova, Sati Kazanova, and Viktoria Daineko, businessman Yan Yanovski and his wife Elena Feygin, society ladies Viktoria Borisevich and Viktoria Polyakova, designer Andrey Artemov, founder of KM20 Olga Karput, actor Rinal Mukhametov alongside his wife Suzanna Akezheva, director of the Tretiakov Gallery Zelfira Tregulova, and many others.
The main surprise of the night was the premiere of The Frames performance created by ballet artist Sergey Polunin and composer Kirill Richter. The characters discuss the meaning of life and the frames imposed by the society. Polunin danced to Richter’s ‘The Song Of Distant Earth’ which was written specially for the Qatar-Russia Cross Culture Year 2018.