In the gallery "Panorama" National Library of the opening of the photo exhibition "Images of America." The exhibition of works by American Photographers — about 40 reproductions of the most significant works of art: painting, drawing, architecture, arts and crafts. This is something that reflects the history of America from the time of the Indians to the present day.
Opening the exhibition, the director of the National Library Roman Motulsky said that this is not the first exhibition of American modernity, about the life of America. Recently, the library hosted an evening of American jazz, an exhibition of works of Belarusian photographers' America through the eyes of the Belarusians. "
The U.S. Embassy in Belarus has transferred to the National Library of Belarus more than 800 books. The National Library in the U.S. Library of about 200 books about Belarus. In turn, Charge d'Affaires in Belarus Michael Scanlan said that this cultural exchange will continue.
Tonight Michael Scanlan give International Women of Courage Award Anastasia Palazhanka, who was unable to come to Washington, where prizes were handed over by U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.