The exhibition of children’s works «Future energy of Kazakhstan»

The exhibition of children’s works «Future energy of Kazakhstan»


On June 8, 2017 at 10.00 am. in the building of the museum of the Library of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Elbassy was held opening of the exhibition of children’s works «Future energy of Kazakhstan», organized by Children’s Art school – UNESCO club of Astana in association with Chevron Corporation.

The competition took place on the eve of World’s Fair EXPO-2017. It is directly relevant to the subject «Future energy». The aim of the competition is ecological education of children, increase of ecological culture and ecological consciousness, and also, promoting of the fine arts and development of creative potential of young generation of Kazakhstan society.

At the exhibition, which took place in the foyer of the first floor of the Museum of the Library are presented more than 100 best works of the participants aged from 12 till 16, representing children's art schools and schools of design of many regions of Kazakhstan. In the competition took part pupils of 17 art educational organizations of Kazakhstan and pupils of the orphanage of Astana. In jury of the competition were the members of the Artists’ Union of Kazakhstan, figures of art, honoured artists of Kazakhstan.

The deputy director of the Library of Elbassy Amerkhan Rakhimzhanov in his speech noted: «Today almost the whole world gathered in the center of our huge country, the capital of Kazakhstan, for participation in the international specialized exhibition EXPO-2017. The theme of your exhibition «Future energy of Kazakhstan» was chosen not by chance. Your works, your creativity reflect a new ecological education, a new Kazakhstan patriotism».

Talgat Unaibaev, The advisor on relations with the government of «Chevron» company congratulated all the winners on behalf of the company. «The «Chevron» company for 20 years of its activity in Kazakhstan carried out many social projects. The republican contest of environmental design and en plein air is one of such projects. More than 2 thousand pupils took part in the competition for 15 years. All these years our company supports this competition, because it successfully combines and realizes the basic principles that are supported our company. This is – careful attitude to the environment, the development of creativity, environmental education for youth and the support of culture and art. Every year our company produces calendars with your drawings, which we send not only in the republic, but all over the world. We get rave reviews about your skill».

Employees of the Children’s Art school – UNESCO club of Astana have prepared a variety of teaching and entertainment program, thanks to which four days of stay in Astana flew by as one moment. The director of the school, Gulziya Isenova, noted that initially more than 200 works were prersrnted. Only 100 best works were selected.

- I think the children were very lucky: to see the capital on the eve of EXPO, to meet with famous artists of Kazakhstan, to take part in various master classes, - noted Gulziya Isenova.

From 12 to 14 years age categories Utaeva Aline (Astana), from 15 to 16 years age categories Otitileuova Diana (Aktobe) were awarded Grand Prix.

For the winners of the competition «Future energy of Kazakhstan» was held a series of master classes of graphic, arts and crafts, sculpture and ceramics. Besides, children made a fascinating city tour, visit the Library of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Elbassy and the National museum of the Republic of Kazakhstan. From Almaty especially to Children's Day was arrived the group of professional dog specialists and they will make the demonstration program at the parade-ground of the museum. The children could get acquainted with the canine research. It is a rare and valuable chance to see personally the results of work of a real professionals and the example of safety ensuring of the Republic of Kazakhstan.