22 November 2016
On the 21st of November, 2016 at the Savitsky State Art Museum was held the opening of exhibitions entitled “World textile: The East and the West” and “In the Yard” . The exhibitions were organized by UNESCO Office in Tashkent in collaboration with Ministry of Cultural and Sports Affairs of Karakalpakstan.
The exhibition entitled “World textile: The East and the West” displays the traditional textile of Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Butan, Bulgaria, Estonia, France, India, Japan, Latvia and the Ukraine.
The solo exhibition of Latvian tapestry painter Iveta Vecenane “In the yard” demonstrates contemporary textile, in particular tapestries and silk paintings.