At the Ukrainian National Museum of Applied Art
in the territory Kiev-Pechersk Lavra
st. Lavra 9, building 2
A unique exhibition of beaded accessories will be held
designer Alexandra Tokareva.
In the exposition of the National Museum of Ukrainian Folk Art next to the works of outstanding masters of decorative painting of the early 20th century. the works of contemporary designer Alexandra Tokareva are exhibited – women’s accessories, with the author’s handmade beadwork.
A flower is a favorite motif of traditional folk art. His image is associated with happiness, beauty. Beadwork was fashionable in 19th century interiors. Decorated with fabrics and furniture. Also, clothes and accessories were decorated with beads. This exposition of unique accessories is the intersection of traditional motifs in a modern interpretation.
The exhibition presents paintings “drawn” by beads, exclusive handbags and accessories created by the author’s technology. The pearl of the exposition is unique plexiglass handbags that have no analogues in the world. The main distinguishing element in these products is the author’s two-sided embroidery, which is done using plexiglass beads.
The exhibition will run until 30 04.2020.