About the Culture Online Award

The purpose of the Culture Online Award is to encourage cultural institutions that actively implement online technologies in their work, as well as significant cultural projects carried out with the help of the latest media tools.

Cultural institutions, creative unions, public organizations, associations, bloggers and other organizations that have implemented their cultural projects are invited to nominate their projects.

The terms of the award is available at the link

Award winners “Culture online” 2022

Best online project

1st place: VKontakte Museum Night 2022, organizer: VKontakte social network.

2nd place: Accesibility Squad, organizer: The Association of Creators of Inclusive Media Projects Life in the Dark.

3rd place: Teen Art Awards, organizer: art.coordinate Foundation for the Support and Development of Contemporary Art.

Best educational project

Twelve friends of Jung, organizer: The TASS Russian news agency.

Best Collaboration

The All-Russian Festival Relay of Kindness – 2021, organizer: St. Petersburg State Specialized Central Library for the Blind and Visually Impaired.

Best SMM campaign

The Universe of Mikhail Vrubel, organizer: The State Russian Museum.

Best Live Broadcast

Festival Ural music night, organizer: Association of Musicians of the Urals.

Best IT-Solution for the Cultural Field

The Amber Room. VR version, organizer: Tsarskoe Selo State Museum-Reserve, created with the support of PJSC Gazprom.

Cultural Gamification

“Book Renaissance. 360 Exhibition”, organizer: The Don State Public Library.

Special Jury Prize: For Devotion to Culture

Classics and Modernity, organizer: Donetsk Republican Art Museum and Contemporary Artists.

Special Prize of the Russian Cultural Foundation

MultiZnania, organizer: animation studio Multogram.

35 projects became finalists of the “Culture Online” award in 2022. The shortlist is here

Meet the winners of the Culture Online Award 2021

Best online project

1st place: “Marathon of the Youth Orchestras of the World”, organizer: Russian Concert Agency LLC;

2nd place: International Online Theatre Festival, organizer: TheTheatreTimes.com (USA);

3rd place: Hermitage Online Project, organizer: State Hermitage Museum Federal State Educational Institution of Culture.

Best educational project

“My Tretyakov Gallery”, organizer: State Tretyakov Gallery All-Russian Museum Association.

Cultural gamification

“Mobile Art Theater”, organizer: History of the Future Creative Studio.

Digital transformation:
from offline to online

Online 20th ASSITEJ World Congress on Theatre for Children, organizer: International Association of Theatre for Children and Young People (Switzerland).

Best SMM campaign

Best IT solution in the field of culture

[AR]T Museum, organizer: Cuseum (USA).

Best Collaboration

“Slepok” (“Plaster Cast”) film, organizers: Context International Festival. Diana Vishneva in cooperation with the State Museum of Fine Arts named after A. S. Pushkin and Aksenov Family Foundation.

Special Prize by the
Russian Culture Fund

Cathedral: Hidden Signs and Secret Doors. VR-tour“, organizer: Cathedral State Autonomous Organization of Kaliningrad Region (Kaliningrad).

Best online project
1st place: Russian-German Music Academy online — on the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II, organizer: RCCR Projects GmbH;
2nd place: “Alone with Pushkin”, organizer: Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts;
3rd place: “VKontakte Art Marathon”, organizer: VKontakte social network.

Online Breakthrough
Portal “Culture.RF”, organizer: “Culture.RF”.

Integration of IT and culture
“Museum of Disappeared Paintings”, organizer: media group “Russia Today”.

Best online platform
Stay Home with Russian Seasons, organizer: “The Russian seasons”.

Best SMM Campaign
School of Popular Art Op-Pop-Art, organizer: Anastasia Postrigai.

Special Jury Prize

Performance of the song “Victory Day” by a consolidated team of 1000 musicians, organizer: The Russian Concert Agency and the Russian Cultural Foundation.

“Fairy tales in a bomb shelter: chronicles of kindergartens and schools of besieged Leningrad”, organizer: The TASS Russian news agency.

The portal “Culture of Yaroslavl”, organizer: Educational-methodical and information center of workers of culture and art of the Yaroslavl region.