Exhibition of handicrafts kicks off in Makhachkala
Makhachkala, April 25, 2017. The exhibition of masters of arts and crafts "Tradition" with participation of the centers of traditional culture of the peoples of Russia opens April 28 in the foyer of the Russian State Drama and Music Theater in Makhachkala, the press service official of the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Dagestan reports.
The event is held within the framework of the International Festival "Caspian Sea - the shores of friendship" and will be attended by the masters engaged in the traditional decorative and applied art who transfer their skills of ancient crafts to the new generations.
On this day, the centers of traditional culture of the peoples of Russia from Kizlyarsky, Kaitagsky, Khivsky, Kulinsky, Akushinsky, Untsukulsky, Botlikhsky, Khunzakhsky, Buinaksky, Dakhadayevsky and Levashinsky districts will present their pieces of art.
The exhibition will feature carpets and national clothes, ancient artifacts of great value for the ethnographers, local historians and historians, the household utensils, etc. Besides, the best examples of woodcarving, patchwork and other kinds of female needlework will be presented for the exhibition visitors.
The significant cultural event is organized by the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Dagestan, the Republican House of Folk Art, the administrations and departments of culture of different municipalities and the centers of traditional culture of the peoples of Russia.