About our company
Computer Studio 'Mart' is a non-profit multi-functional company founded in 1993 for innovative projects based on computer technologies.
Basing on long-term experience in information systems and project management the Studio initiated multimedia and Internet projects for educational and cultural institutions in St. Petersburg, Moscow and other regions of Russia. The Studio is recognized as one of the most advanced multimedia developers in St. Petersburg.
Staff: 12 full-time employees and involved part-time experts.
Management: art director, executive director, chief editor.
Art group: 3 full time professional artists.
Technical group: multimedia developers, programmers, engineers, computer designers.
The majority of the staff is working as a team since 1997.
The Studio is the winner of a number of Russia-wide contests, including the following: "Anigraph-Content 2001", "Content-2002", "Content-2003", "Content-2004", "Content-2005" and "St.Petersburg Book Store 2001".
May 13, 2010
Now you can download trial versions of our programs for free:
May 7, 2010
Our new site is opened http://www.edumart.ru/en/english
April 14, 2008
On a delegation from St. Petersburg the Studio representatives participated in opening of a Russian Museum virtual affiliate in Baku. The Studio held master-classes on multimedia technologies for different museums in Azerbaijan.
April 10, 2008
An electronic catalogue on CD-ROM based on exhibition "An Artist and the Time" was issued. The catalogue was performed on request of the State Historical Museum of Russia in view of opening of the exhibition.
March 14, 2008
A set of two CD-ROMs on Yakut national art was issued. The set contains "Yakut Art", the program performed on request of the National art museum of Sakha Republic (Yakutia), and the film "Olonkho", made for the Russian Museum affiliate network.
December 5, 2007
The Studio representative made a report at EVA-Moscow 2007 international conference on "Dimensional Arts", an innovative tutorial complex for secondary school students.
November 30, 2007
The Studio representatives made a speech in a workshop "The Russian Museum: virtual affiliate" web-portal. Representatives of the Russian Museum virtual affiliates from different cities and towns of Russia participated in the workshop.
November 16, 2007
In Kotka (Finland) a Russian Museum virtual affiliate was opened. Several programs of the Studio were translated into Finnish. Among them are: "The Russian Museum. Electronic catalogue", "Kalevala" and a CD game ComputerPuzzle "Masterpieces of the Russian Museum".
October 12, 2007
An electronic album "Ivan Shishkin" was performed on request of the State Tretiakov Gallery. A CD version is timed to the personal exhibition of the artist.
September 23, 2007
As part of opening of the Russian Museum virtual affiliate in Krasnodar (Russia) the Studio presented its new multimedia program "Catherine's gift to Russia".
September 14, 2007
Three schools in the Republic of Karelia received for approbation a tutorial package "Dimensional Arts", which was worked out by the Studio as part of the project "Informational support for educational systems". In this context an introductory workshop was held in St. Petersburg for school counselors and teachers on world art, visual art and regional ethnography. The workshop was attended by teachers from Petrozavodsk and Kostomuksha (Russia) who are supposed to work with the new tutorial complex.
September 12, 2007
As a part of opening of the Russian Museum virtual affiliate in Barnaul (Russia) a multimedia program "Altai region in works of Art" was performed by the Studio.
September 1, 2007
The Studio worked out different elements of information system for the new exhibition in the Grand palace of Catherine II in Tsaritsino museum and reserve. That is an information kiosk presenting temporary exhibitions, which are held in the Grand palace and the Bread house, and a computer film for "Archeology" section.
August 20, 2007
Three schools in Chelyabinsk region received for approbation a tutorial package "Music and computer technology", which was worked out by the Studio as a part of a project "Informational support for educational systems". In this respect an introductory seminary was held in Chelyabinsk for teachers and school counselors.
July 13, 2007
Representatives of the Studio participated in EVA London international conference. Digital museum collections and their use for tutorial purposes were discussed.
February 21, 2007
As a part of opening of a Russian Museum virtual affiliate a presentation of a program took place in Kirov (Russia), the hometown of artists brothers Viktor and Apollinari Vasnetsovs. The program is dedicated to the two outstanding Russian artists.
January 29, 2007
The two-year work on the great multimedia project devoted to the history of the Jewish autonomous regions formation in the USSR in 1921-1938 has been accomplished. The project was realized on demand of World ORT together with a number of organizations in St. Petersburg. It includes a photo album "The Hope and the Illusion", multimedia application "We Live in Our Own Country", and the Internet site "ORT-OZET".
December 8, 2006
At the annual contest "Content - 2006", in the context of the Children festival of computer work, Studio "Mart" won the special prize - "Magic Mouse" - for the computer program "Working Days and Festivals of the Russian People" developed by request of the museum in the open air "Ryazan's Kremlin".
November 8, 2006
The State Russian Museum held the presentation in Beijing where the Chinese version of the program "The State Russian Museum. Electronic Catalogue" was represented. The program was developed by request of the Russian museum.
September 25, 2006
In view of the opening the virtual department of the Russian museum in Yakutsk, Studio "Mart" represented its new computer film created after the paintings of the Yakutsk artists illustrating the folk epic "Olonkho".
September 15, 2006
Our studio started its work on creating the training aids of a new generation for the secondary schools according to the project Computerization of the Educational System to be realized by the National Fund of the Personnel Training.
August 31, 2006
We continue our collaboration with the museum in the open air "Tsaritsyno". The new advertising film and the information kiosk had been created by the time when a new exposition was opened.
April 26, 2006
Studio "Mart" has changed its location. Our new address is Birzhevaya Liniya, 14. Our e-mail and site addresses stay the same.
April 20, 2006
By reguest of the museum in the open air "Tsaritsyno", the multumedia film " Matvey Kazakov's Large Palace" was carried out. This film represents the next part of the content of the new exhibition opened in 2004.
March 31, 2006
On demand of the State Tretyakov Gallery the new electronic album "Alexei Savrasov" was released.
January 15, 2006
In collaboration with the Russian Museum of Ethnography the new electron album "The Images of a Nation" was prodused. It represents the virtual version of the exhibition, devoted to the Jewish culture, which took place in the museum last year.
Studio "Mart" displayed two electron albums: "The Artists of the Imperial Theaters. Opera" and "B.L.Pasternak" (as a supplement to the complete set of works in 11 volumes) for the annual All-Russia multimedia competition "Content-2005". The program dedicated to B.Pasternak has won the first prize in nomination "References and Albums" and CD-ROM named "The Artists of the Imperial Theaters. Opera" was awarded a special prize.
The new circulation of electron albums named "The State Russian Museum. Guidbook" and "For our Happy Childhood" was released.
Yakutsk Art Museum exposes the new exhibition with attendant information kiosk, where the multimedia program developed by our studio is used.
October 11-12, 2005
In the House of Journalists, in the Museum of Anna Akhmatova, and at the broadcast station "Echo of St Petersburg", a series of presentations was held with the participation of some employees of the studio. There, the complete set of works by B.Pasternak, released by publishing house "Slovo", and the attendant multimedia CD-ROM, executed by the studio, were presented.
November 03, 2005
Employees of the studio took part in the seminar held by UNESCO on problem of training the museum workers of Gergia, Armenia, and Azerbaijan to apply the achievements of multimedia technique to the museum business.
October 04, 2005
In St. Petersburg gymnasium under the patronage of the State Russian Museum, the new educational multimedia program named "Art-practice" developed by the Studio "Mart" was presented. This program, based on the exhibits of Ludvig's collection from the Russian Museum, get us aquainted with the Art of the second half of the 20th century .
September 19, 2005
Studio "Mart" took part in the arranging and holding the various actions in the context of the festival "Children's Day in St. Petersburg"
September 10, 2005
At the Moscow International Book Fair, the publishing house "Slovo" exposed Boris Pasternak's complete set of works in 11 volumes with the multimedia application on CD ROM executed by Studio "Mart".
August 5, 2005
By request of St. Petersburg department of the Northern Countries Council of Minister, the Studio "Mart" produced the set of illustrations for the jubilee album devoted to the decade of the Council activity in Russia.
June 5, 2005
At the annual conference on modern computer technologies that took place in Kazan, the Studio employees held the master-class "Multimedia Projects: our experience in collaboration with the museums".
April 20, 2005
The mulimedia project "The Artists of the Imperial Theaters. Opera" has been completed. This project represents the post cards form the collection of the St. Petersburg Museum of History. The set of two CD-ROMs contains about 500 photograghs of the stars of Russian opera, their biographies, and archives phonograms.
March 1, 2005
The new disk "Art Nouveau in St. Petersburg", representing the collection of St. Petersburg Museum of History, was produced. This program was developed by the Studio "Mart" in 2001. It was demonstrated in the museum. Now this program "Art Nouveau in St. Petersburg" is available in disk formate.
February 14, 2005
The disk "Alexei Petrovich Bogoliubov" created according to the order of Radishcheve Art Museum in Saratov now is being distributed in Russian and English version.
November 4, 2004
The new exposition was opened in Moscow museum in Tsaritsyno. At this exposition the new computer program developed by the Studio "Mart" was presented. This program includes computer films "The Tsaritsyno of Vasily Bazhenov", "The Mistery of Catherine" and the information kiosk. All these products are based on the 3D virtual reconstruction of 17 buildings comprising the XVIII century palace ensemble.
October 1, 2004
The State Art Museum of Karelia Republic was equipped with an information kiosk. It represents the new program performed on request of the Russian Museum. It is a part of the project "Russia" and named "Karelian-Finnish Epos – "Kalevala" – in collections of the State Art Museum of Karelia Republic and the Russian Museum in St. Petersburg.
August 25, 2004
For the new school year hundreds of Moscow schools received the set of CDs: "Alexander Blok", "The State Russian Museum", "The World Culture. Ancient World", "Musical Box", "Principles of fire safety", and the book "Anna Akhmatova in the Fountain Home" with a disk ""The shadow of mine is on your walls…""
July 26, 2004
New multimedia project of the Studio was presented in Saratov. The program is dedicated to the Russian painter Alexei Bogoliubov, the founder of the Saratov State Art museum named after A.N.Radischev
July 12, 2004
The CD-ROM "Music Box" was issued.
May 25, 2004
Studio "Mart" performed a Finnish version of the electronic catalogue "Joseph Brodsky. Muruzi's House" for the exhibition about Joseph Brodsky. The exhibition is open in the Central Library of Helsinki (Finland).
March 25, 2004
A CD game Computer Puzzle was issued. The first set of pictures includes eight paintings from the State Russian Museum.
December 25, 2003
New multimedia product "Russian Fairy Tales" (book+CD-ROM) was issued in co-operation with "Raduga" Publishing House.
December 25, 2003
"Walking around Paris" (book + CD-ROM) was issued.
December 15, 2003
A set of Studio's project was purchased by educational resource centers of the Leningrad region.
December 9, 2003
New software for teachers was presented at a workshop in the Teachers' Training University named after Alexander Herzen.
December 4, 2003
The All Russia contest "Content-2003" took place in Moscow. The disk "Principles of fire safety" has won special award for "The best realization of pedagogical ideas".
December 1, 2003
Studio's educational products were purchased for schools in Minskof (Belarus) .
November 3, 2003
Web-version of the multimedia project "Jews in St. Petersburg. Three Centuries of History" was issued.
October 20, 2003
The Studio participated in the workshop "New technologies in museums" for museum experts of Uzbekistan.
September 1, 2003
The educational program "Principles of fire safety" was issued.
August 20, 2003
Web-version of CD-ROM "Jewish World in Postcards" was issued.
July 15, 2003
The educational program "Musical box" was issued.
June 06, 2003
By the initiative of the Leningrad region Education Development Institute, the Studio employees held the workshop "Interactive technologies in Humanities". The Studio presented its multimedia products and explained their use in the classroom. The products useful for teaching History, Literature, and Arts were accentuated.
May 8, 2003
The CD "Staraya Ladoga" was issued. Web site "Staraya Ladoga" is also accessible now.
May 8, 2003
"CD-ROM "Russian Museum Guidebook" was issued.
April 26, 2003
The project "Staraya Ladoga. The ancient capital of Rus. 753-2003" is over. It is based on the collection of the state open-air museum. Ready for circulation.
March 14, 2003
The international education institution World ORT reissued disks on Jewish history: "Jews in St. Petersburg. Three Centuries of History" (3-rd edition) and "Jewish World in Postcards" (2-nd edition). They will be distributed outside Russia.
February 20, 2003
The Studio was officially informed by the F@imp.2002 festival, that the disk "Jews in St. Petersburg. Three Centuries of History" had won a prize in a CD-ROM contest. 11 out of 24 participants got prizes. Our disk was the only Russian disc in the category, with Museums of France becoming the first winner.
January 21, 2003
By the initiative of St. Petersburg Teachers Training University, the Studio employees held the workshop "Interactive Technologies in the Classroom". The Studio presented its multimedia products and explaned their use at schools. Teachers of various subjects expressed their interest in the workshop.
January 16, 2003
The Studio participated in a joint Russia-Estonia project dedicated to cultural tourism in Narva region. The Studio employees made presentations "Information Support of Cultural Tourism" in workshopsthe held in Narva and Ivangorod.
January 14, 2003
The Studio employees held a master-class on multimedia technologies in cultural institutions. The products of the Studio were presented as examples of different museum projects, and the issues of organizing interaction among culture experts and developers were explicated. Representatives of museums from Samara, Saratov, Novosibirsk and other Russian cities participated in the master-class, welcomed by the Studio.
December 4, 2002
The international EVA conference contest "Content-2002" was a success for the Studio. The disk "From Impressionists to Picasso" has won both the contest Grand Prix and a special prize from the Ministry of Culture as the best CD in culture and arts. The disk "For our Happy Childhood" has won a special jury prize "My Homeland". The disk "Jewish World in Postcards" has become a winner.
November 15, 2002
The disk "Jews in St. Petersburg. Three Centuries of History" was chosen by the AVICOM Festival Organizing Committee (San-Paulo, Brazil) for participating in the final round.
October 25, 2002
The Studio employees took part in the All-Russia museum conference "Art Museum and Communication Processes in the Modern Society", and made the presentation "Performing of electronic libraries on the basis of museum collections". The conference was held in the Saratov State Art museum named after A.N.Radischev (Saratov). Tthe disk "For our Happy Childhood" was presented at the conference.
October 15, 2002
The CD "For our Happy Childhood" was issued. The disk follows up the exhibition in Sergei Kirov museum (St. Petersburg).
September 10, 2002
The State Hermitage has issued the CD "From Impressionists to Picasso", performed by the Studio in cooperation with the museum experts.
September 4, 2002
The project "For our Happy Childhood" is over. It follows the namesake exhibition in Sergei Kirov museum. The disk was performed in cooperation with the experts of The State Museum of History of St. Petersburg. The disk is ready for circulation.
August 15, 2002
An electronic catalog "Russian Museum Guidebook" is ready. It was performed on request of the State Russian museum. Circulation is planned.
August 3, 2002
A CD-ROM "Requiem" was issued. The disk follows up two exhibitions that took place in 2000 and 2001 in Anna Akhmatova museum at the Fountain House (St. Petersburg).
July 20, 2002
The project "From Impressionaists to Picasso" (on the basis of collections of the State Hermitage) is completed. It was performed by the Studio in cooperation with the museum experts. The disk is ready for circulation.
July 1, 2002
A CD "Alexander Blok" was issued. The disk was performed in cooperation with the experts of The State Museum of History of St. Petersburg.