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V-A-C Sreda

Featuring specially commissioned artworks, a podcast series and a selection of timely essays, Sreda magazine offers a nuanced view on Russian culture and contemporaneity. Content is available for a limited period of time and updated every Wednesday. The Russian word ‘sreda’ means Wednesday and also defines the natural, geographical and social environment.

Forever Young with Aliona Pole, Valery Sharipov and Daniel Trabun

What is the state of the market of CGI models in 2020? What role do digital avatars play in different industries? Can they compete with the living and are they capable of sincerity? V–A–C editor Danya Beltsov discusses these questions with Daniel Trabun, Product Lead at Yandex, Valery Sharipov, founder of MALIVAR, and virtual influencer Aliona Pole.

This episode is in Russian.