Description: Picture Books is a non-profit project whose goal is to popularize the reading of world fiction. This is a costume photo project where famous people try on the characters of heroes from books.The project tries to immerse the audience in the atmosphere of the book, and contributes to the preservation of the literary heritage.Photoshoots are held in libraries, bookstores, various writers places, as well as real locations described by the authors in books.http://picturebooksmoscow.ru/ - project sitehttps://www.instagram.com/picturebooksmoscow/ - instagram
Type of Work: Assistance in the work of literary museums, writers houses. Organization of costume photo shoots, where people will try on different characters from books. Preparation of an exhibition of photographs. Creating an interactive map of writer s/reading places of Moscow.
Accommodation: Volunteers will stay in a dormitory of a hostel. Cooking will be organised by volunteers in a hostel s kitchen.
Requirements: Interest in Russian literature. Motivation letter.
Approximate Location: Different activities in Moscow. It is a group project, so volunteers will plan their free time activities all together.