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/ Main / News / Memorial to St. Cyril and St. Mefodiy to be installed in Odessa


Placed: 22.05.2007 10:38:37

Memorial to St. Cyril and St. Mefodiy to be installed in Odessa

On May, 26, on the eve of Slavic Culture and Literacy Day, a bronze memorial to St. Cyril and St. Mefodiy will be installed in from of Odessa I.I. Mechnikov National University’s Humanities Building.

On the eve of Slavic Culture and Literacy Day, Bulgarian “Prista Oil” company will make a present to Odessa – a memorial to St. Cyril and St. Mefodiy to be installed on front of Odessa I.I. Mechnikov National University’s Humanities Building.
This was announced on May, 14, by the Consul General of Bulgaria Dimitar Tuchkov.
The bronze likenesses of Cyril and Mefodiy were made by Valentin Vasilev who won the competition having been announced by “Prista Oil” the last year. The sculptor is the “Oscar” bearer having been nominated for special visual effects in “Titanic” movie.
The memorial’s festive opening will take place on May, 26, and will be visited by the figures of Ukrainian culture and education, politicians, diplomats, mass-media representatives. Bulgarian Prime-Minister is to visit the opening as well.
“Cyril and Mefodiy are the symbols of Enlightenment. That’s why the memorial will be installed in front of the university. There are only three memorials to Cyril and Mefodiy, and Odessa’s one will be the fourth”, emphasized Mr. Tuchkov.
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