Agro-Alliance photo series wins a prize at "Best of Russia-2016" photo project
VIYM is happy to announce that Agro-Alliance photo series won a prize at “Best of Russia-2016” photo contest in “Architecture” nomination. Photos from the series were taken by a professional Russian photographer Mikhail Rozanov at the company’s facilities in Krasnodar region.
The photoshoot dedicated to VIYM portfolio companies took place to celebrate the company's 10th birthday in April 2016. “Every Mikhail's photograph is an attempt to present our projects as living organisms with their own mood and personality. Agro-Alliance photo series’ participation in “Best of Russia” project is a proof of Mikhail’s success,” noted Dmitry Schuetzle, Managing Director of VIYM.
“Best of Russia” project is one of the most important events showcasing Russian photographic art in the world. Every year curators present to the public the most distinctive, interesting, outstanding and unusual works of amateur and professional photographers from all over the country. This year, the Minister of Culture of Russian Federation Vladimir Medinsky also attended the exhibit at Winzavod Centre for Contemporary Art.
31 March, Moscow 2015 – VIYM announced that it is selling its stake in the leading Russian rice importer and trader, producer of premium quality packed cereals Agro Alliance, through a private placement in favour of one of the company's shareholders. No details regarding the stake or the transaction value have been made public.