The treasures of the North. National clothes with ethnic elements will be shown in Moscow
15:56 23 апреля 2019
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The exhibition-fair “The treasures of the North. Craftspeople and artists of Russia” will take place in Moscow from the 30th of April to the 4th of May in Sokolniki exhibition and convention centre.
The Arctic region will be represented by craftspeople of decorative and applied art, artists in bone and antler carving, craftspeople in sewing of traditional ethnic clothes of indigenous peoples of the North, soloists and creative collectives, representatives of communities, teachers of native languages. This information is given to the news agency “Sever-Press” in the press service of the governor of Yamal.
The representatives of Yamal will hold master classes, will demonstrate collections of traditional national and modern clothing with ethnic elements and will perform with the concert program. They will also participate in the all-Russian festival of creativity of indigenous peoples of the North, Siberia and the Far East of the Russian Federation “Nomads of the North”.
The representatives of Nadymskiy and Tazovskiy districts will present the exposition “Northern nomad camp” within the contest nomination “Ethnic dwelling”. Visitors will get acquainted with life of indigenous peoples of Yamal inside home of indigenous peoples of the North – a choum.
It should be noted that 2019 was declared the International year of indigenous languages by the UN General Assembly. It is planned that the all-Russian scientific and practical conference “Languages and culture of indigenous ethnic minorities of the North, Siberia and the Far East of Russia: strategy of preservation and development” will be held within the exhibition-fair.