• In photography, Alexandr Artemev prefers to shoot art, social topics, and sports. Laureate and winner of many international photo exhibitions and competitions — Serbia, Bulgaria, Cyprus, India, Turkey, Bangladesh, North Macedonia, Russian Federation, Montenegro, Kenya, Kazakhstan, Hong Kong, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Azerbaijan, China, Singapore, South Africa, Tajikistan, Malaysia, Kyrgyzstan. Citizen of the Russian Federation since 1962. Higher education. • "In November 2016 I attended the author's course of lectures by Vladimir Vyatkin "Contemporary photojournalism". • "I first watched the Ice Hockey World Championship on TV in 1968. Perhaps it was then that the thought of becoming a cameraman flashed through my head. At the age of 19 it all started - my father gave me a "Zenit-TTL" camera, and I bought a "Leningrad-215" movie camera."• Participant of the International Festival of Arts "Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk" in 1996 and 1997 as an operator in the non-state television company "Channel 48".• Multiple participant in the International Aeronautics Meeting in Velikiye Luki, Pskov Region.• He has been engaged in film-, photo-, video shooting for more than 40 years. Author of five personal exhibitions, participant of more than 10 group exhibitions, my photographs are in private collections, museums and exhibition halls in the cities of Russia and the Republic of Belarus - Vitebsk, St. Petersburg, Pskov, Velikiye Luki, Rostov-on-Don. Born in the Leningrad region, lives in Vitebsk. He is a member of the APU, ILFIAP club "Eurasia", PSA, IPA.
The International Festival of Arts "Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk" is a hallmark of the Republic of Belarus. For many years, the music forum has been promoting the development of a dialogue of cultures between different peoples and countries. In addition to competitions, not only song culture is widely represented at the festival, but also various types of arts - visual, theatrical, cinema, folk crafts. A distinctive feature of the festival is the international competition of pop song performers and the international children's music competition. Exemplary ballroom dance ensemble "FEST"