The Foundation’s projects in the field of art are intended to raise the level of creative activity of people who are involved in them in one way or another. The Foundation endeavours to be a distinctive catalyst which makes life more colourful and in so doing accelerates the process of positive transformations in society.


  • The project aims at improving the level of regional creative graphic design. It lasts two and a half years, combines a full-time, extra-mural and distance remote activities and forms of creative work, training under the supervision and with the participation of leading Russian graphic designers.

  • The Great Animation Festival was founded in Moscow in 2007 and immediately became one of the most-viewed international venues for animation from Russia. The Mikhail Prokhorov Foundation is the permanent strategic partner of the Great Animation Festival.
  • The Krasnoyarsk Museum Biennale was founded in 1995, and takes place with the support of the Mikhail Prokhorov Foundation at the Krasnoyarsk Museum Centre every alternate year.
  • This is an annual contemporary art festival held in St Petersburg, organised and curated by the 'Pro- Arte' Foundation. The Mikhail Prokhorov Foundation is the general partner of the Festival.
  • The Mikhail Prokhorov Foundation is the general partner of the Tvori-Gora (Let the mountain create!) International Festival.
  • The Mikhail Prokhorov Foundation sponsors the International PRO&CONTRA media culture symposium.
  • The Mikhail Prokhorov Foundation supports the Orchestra On The Grass Summer Symphonic Music Festival.
  • The general partner of the Golden Bee Biennale is the Mikhail Prokhorov Foundation
  • The Mikhail Prokhorov Foundation is the general partner of the 'Isidore' International Choreography Festival.
  • The Mikhail Prokhorov Foundation is the general partner of the independent Siberia-based film festival SiberiaDOC
  • The Mikhail Prokhorov Foundation is the General Sponsor of the International Human Rights Film Festival Stalker.
  • The Mikhail Prokhorov Foundation has been the general partner of the Russian National Orchestra since 2009, and from 2009 has similarly been the general partner of the RNO Festival.