To promote the principles of meditative art and make it a more tangible experience, we organize regular exhibitions, festivals, workshops and art retreats for art lovers, meditators, and all those who would like to explore the concept.


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Dairafest. Mysteries of the East:

Meditative Art, Music, and Dance


December 21, 2017

St. Petersburg, Russia


Sacred music by outstanding performers Ahmad Sham Sufi Qawwali Group (Afghanistan) and a beautiful singer Nawal (Comoro Islands), meditative art by world-renowned Budart painters and Sufi whirling merged into one. Eternal and unceasing, moving, resonating, manifesting itself in myriads of forms, the flow of meditation engulfed us all.




The Spirit of Kindness Budart Festival for Children


September 30, 2017


Hathaway-Sycamores Child and Family Services

Los Angeles, CA, United States


Happiness is only real when shared. And what can be more uplifting that putting smiles on children’s faces? The Spirit of Kindness Festival was our way of bringing the joyful and creative atmosphere of our major event Budart Fest to children in foster care.




Piprahwa Relics of the Buddha on Display in Major Buddhist Temples of LA

For the first time in the history of the US


September 23-25, 2017

Los Angeles, CA, California


The Piprahwa relics of the Buddha were on public display at Budart Exhibition and in three major Buddhist temples of Los Angeles. Thousands of people came to receive the blessing of the Relic and to experience the illumination and serenity of meditation simply by being in their presence.




Budart: Meditative Art Festival


September 16-21, 2017

University of the West,

Los Angeles, CA, United States


The inaugural Budart Festival featured an international exhibition of meditative artworks curated with a dynamic series of programs to reflect on the beauty, richness and significance of meditation. The Festival invited everyone to experience a a wide range of art and meditation workshops, meditative music concerts, talks by prominent speakers and performances. The centerpiece of the  Festival was the first display in the U.S. of the Piprahwa Buddha relics considered to be the sacred remains of the historical Buddha Sakyamuni.






Budart: International Meditative Art Exhibition


September 16-21, 2017

University of the West,

Los Angeles, CA, United States


The Budart Exhibition creates a space where one can experience the fusion of art and meditation in a way never seen before. Paintings and sculptures on display are produced by an international group of artists, who practice meditation and translate their exciting and very personal spiritual journeys into shapes and colors. 


Art Retreat


Meditative Art Creation 2: Colors of Music


July 1-2, 2017

St. Petersburg, Russia


In St. Petersburg, we brought together over 20 outstanding musicians and painters and asked them to pour their hearts into collaborative pieces of art. Artists were painting sounds, musicians were playing colors… All of us were meditating and trying to feel that which is beyond music, beyond forms, and colors.

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Colors of Joy Art Workshop for Children in Foster Care


June 13, 2017

Moscow, Russia


We enjoy sharing our inspiration and knowledge with those who need it most. That is why on June 13th 2017, Budart team visited one of the orphanages in Moscow to hold a series of workshops called “The Colors of Joy”. More than 90 children from a Moscow orphanage joined us for entertaining classes in painting, music, and dance.


ART Retreat


Meditative Art Creation


March 13-14, 2017

Moscow, Russia


Budart Project was launched at the first “Meditative Art Creation”, an art retreat and a reality show featuring professional artists, musicians and meditators. We wanted to show how meditative art is born, who are the people behind it, and how meditation can be used to enrich creative process.