In ancient times, the role of dogs not only in a farming unit, but also in the religious life of our ancestors, was significant. With the expansion of Zoroastrianism, fire-worshipers honoured dogs. Many churches kept dogs, the graves of these animals found in Gonur-depe prove the respectful attitude towards dogs. A large dog-wolfhound - a protector of a house, a guard of herds, who was highly valued for loyalty, courage and devotion to an owner, occupied a special position. Due to the rather strong material, the clay figures from Yylgynly-depe exhibited at the State Museum of Fine Arts of Turkmenistan were perfectly preserved, despite their impressive ...
Interior part of domed construction impressed the compatriots and the guests. B. Hojaniyazov put all his knowledge, experience and artistic talent to implement creative idea of the house construction, which took the best traditions of the Middle Age masters from Kunyaurgench. Painstaking and laborious work filled with inspiration, search for original stylistic solutions and inexhaustible artistic fantasy is continued. Ornamented décor of architectural monuments of ancient Gurganj, the old name of Kunyaurgench, where famous architects and craftsmen used to live and create, will be used for finishing the walls.
For the first time ever, Turkmenistan hosts the mega sporting event. It is a great honor and enormous responsibility. At present, the people of Turkmenistan are closely united by the spirit of sport that is also displayed in preparations of the upcoming Games’ cultural events.
The exposition of melons arranged at the Museum of Fine Arts filled with rich colors and aromas of summer
A recent graduate of the State Academy of Arts Soyun Sahatklychev - the author of one of the paintings expressed the admiration with ‘the queen of melon plantations’ in the poetic form. A small picture, ‘emitting the odours’ of summer, included the melon varieties – a melon, a pumpkin and a watermelon, as well as cheerful, rosy-cheeked apples and appetizing grapes. There is a lot of light in the picture, accentuated by an airy image of sunlight.
These mosaic ornamental and plot compositions have no analogues in the art of the Ancient East, so their discovery is a scientific sensation.
In one of the articles dedicated to the work of Olga Mizgiryova, Deputy Director of the Museum Jennet Karanova called the art heritage of the artist as a drop in the richest painting collection but such a bright drop! Indeed, how expressive and colourful every curl on tender cheek of young beauty carrying waterskin in “The Heat” or refined arm of the carpet maker who thoroughly select the colour of the thread to the pattern of carpet in “The Art of Carpet Maker”.
The pattern of mosaic decoration of the façade of Anau Mosque is a subject of culturological hypotheses
Years ago, there was a complex consisting of four buildings – the mosque, the building on top of the grave in front of the mosque and two large buildings with high domed halls.
The portraits of Turkmen sports celebrities are widely presented in the exposition. There is numerous powerlifting champion Altymurad Orazdurdiyev among them, whom the series of works by Nurat Hojakuliyev is dedicated. Smiling Murad, who again became the triumpher of the championship and won another gold for the Motherland, looks from the podium on the “Victory” picture. The canvas broadcasting the energy of victory invariably attracts the attention of spectators. On the picture next to it, his mother embraced her son. Nurat Hojakuliyev managed to transfer the pride and admiration associated with the name of our outstanding compatriot in our memory in ...
The life of Turkmens was closely connected to the yurta. By filling its space with necessary household items and wares defining the originality and comfort of portable living, they tried subconsciously to harmonize the space with original decoration methods.
Janna Handelman, who Hen is friend with from the childhood, graduated violin class in music academy of Tel-Aviv. Hen Cimbalista, the conqueror of African xylophone, is a graduate of three music academies: Tel-Aviv, Brookly and Copenhagen, remained loyal to his dream to play percussions. The friends in life and confederates in art often perform together. Taking into account that public cycling race, dedicated to 50-day countdown until the beginning of V Asian Games, was held on the day before the performance, I have asked what is the sports in the life of musician?