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It went online this year. The total number of event views exceeded 1.3 million.

IN new voting of the “Active Citizen” projectMuscovites will appreciate the annual Night of the Arts event. It took place online for the first time on the night of November 3-4 under the motto “Art unites”. Everyone who wished without leaving home watched concerts and theatrical performances, attended lectures and master classes, visited museums, cultural centers and exhibitions.

This year, three special projects have been prepared for the public: “String Theory”, “Space House” and “Contemporary Art”. In addition, a special program took place in museums, parks, libraries and houses of culture. More than 180 free events took place in total.

The organizers made the decision to hold the “Night of the Arts” online due to the threat of the spread of seasonal diseases and coronavirus infection. The total number of views of the action’s events exceeded 1.3 million.

The Active Citizen project for online voting on urban development was launched in 2014. During its existence, more than 4.6 million people have joined it. On the platform, citizens determine which streets, courtyards and park areas need to be improved, how city clinics, libraries, multifunctional centers should work, and also choose events for festivals and celebrations.

Since the launch of the project, Muscovites have taken part in more than 4.6 thousand votes, as a result of which most of the decisions were implemented by the city. In June 2020, the website of the Active Citizen project appeared map, where you can see the changes made as a result of the voting. In total, more than 1.6 thousand objects have already been plotted on the diagram.

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