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Ceramics of ancient and medieval Kazakhstan
27.04.2016

Clay is a substance that has always been at hand since the existence of human. It is so malleable when kneaded with water that it can be molded into any form. Drying and baking makes the mold retain is shape with a surprising amount of durability. The discovery of ceramics and the potter’s wheels has remained one of the greatest achievements of human civilization. 


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Contemporary Fine Arts of Kazakhstan
12.05.2016

Kazakhstan’s fine arts have passed through all the stages of its development, starting with formation up to international recognition, within a historical short period. And one fact remains indubitable: its emergence was the result of the fruitful interaction of European and Central Asian arts. 

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Carpets in Kazakhstan
18.08.2016

Kazakh carpets both ancient and modern have remained the stronghold for the preservation of the rich patterns for Kazakhstan. Various weaving techniques, different patterns and the array of colors beat imagination.

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