On this day in
1803 Hector Lou Berlioz, French composer, was born
1810 writer Alfred de Musset was born in Paris
1918 Russian writer Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, Nobel Prize for Literature for 1970, was born
The Centre for Contemporary Art is a place for the creation and documentation of art in all its forms. The Centre achieves its goals through exhibitions, performances, presentations of visual theatre, concerts of contemporary music, showings of experimental films, video art, shows and creative workshops, as well as various interdisciplinary events.