On november 8, 2019, at 5 p.m. opening ceremony of the exhibition «Harmony of shape and drawing» will take place in Museum building of the Library of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
This exhibition will display the subject group of decorative dishes from souvenir collection, presented at different times to N.A. Nazarbayev.
Decorative dishes reflect extensive geography of objects’ origin, show thereby multivector foreign policy of the Republic of Kazakhstan that symbolizes the dialogue of cultures promoting rapprochement of the people, development and strengthening of interstate relations.
There are samples of items from porcelain, glass, ceramics, metal, stone and wood, products of the Russian, Western European manufactories, the Turkish porcelain factories and other world masterpieces.
Scientific research of decorative dishes made it possible to form extensive exposition group of the objects of museum value that seldom exposed even at a format of temporary exhibitions. The systematized data on 87 storage units of decorative dishes became the basis for the big exhibition project which contents will be a public program for the first time approved in practice not only in the Library of Elbassy, but also in general, in museum institutions of Kazakhstan.
Visitors of this exhibition will be able to see amazing examples of arts and crafts of people of the world, a variety of manufacturing techniques, the shape of products, the traditional methods of decoration inherent in a particular people of the world.
The Library of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Elbassy