Children’s drawing festival “We Love the Sea” held at Makhachkala Branch
The children’s drawing festival “We Love the Sea” timed to the Day of Maritime and River Fleet Workers was held at the FSUE “Rosmorport” Makhachkala Branch on July 12, 2019.
Over 40 best works of children of the Makhachkala Branch staff were selected for the festival. The drawings reflected everyday life of their parents and landmark events for the industry that stress the enterprise’s role in ensuring navigation safety and developing the port infrastructure.
The key purpose of the festival was to support and develop creative skills, facilitate patriotic education of children of the branch’s workers and contribute to choosing the profession.
The festival involved corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Arts, Honored Artist of Russia, Chairman of the Union of Artists of the Republic of Dagestan Kurbanali Magomedov; member of the Union of Russian Artists, Honored Teacher of the Republic of Dagestan, Honored Artist of the Republic of Dagestan, professor of the Dagestan State Pedagogic University Magomed Omarov; director of the exhibition hall of the Union of Artists of the Republic of Dagestan, Honored Artist of the Republic of Dagestan Amirkhan Magomedov; as well as young painters, their parents and the personnel of the Makhachkala Branch.
The authorities of M. Kazhlaev Republican School of Arts for Particularly Gifted Children and Honored Teacher of the Republic of Dagestan, painter Nina Khanzhaeva played a big role in preparing and holding the festival.
Famous painters gave a high assessment to creative activities of children prodigies and organizers of the festival and proposed to exhibit participants’ works at republican contests. Young painters were given personal certificates.
After the exhibition a theatrical show was organized for children and adults.