On June 4,
2015 to International Children's Day an exhibition of works of the best pupils of the 8th
form of Art Department of Kirovohrad children’s art school “Artistic world of Daria
Kostiuk, Karyna Laktina, Viktoriia Sliushchenko” was opened in O.O.Osmerkin Art-Memorial
Such children’s vernisages are traditional. “Gallery of children’s art”
has been active for many years in the museum. Its aim is a presentation of children’s
art exhibitions, promotion of the best works of young artists, attraction of children to
fine art studies.
The current exhibition of children’s art organized at the initiative of a
well-known Kirovohrad artist, a member of the National Union of Artists of Ukraine
Yu.Vintenko, who had been heading Fine Art Department of Kirovohrad children’s art
school in the village of Nove for more than 20 years. The exhibition was a bright event
for everyone who is interested in art. The exposition consisted of 50 works by the young
artists made in different techniques.
It must be mentioned that the participants of the exhibition Daria Kostiuk,
Karyna Laktina, Viktoriia Sliushchenko are repeated winners of regional competition of
pupils’ art “Rainbow paint” and regional stage of all-Ukrainian competition of
pupils’ art dedicated to Shevchenko’s days “Lets unite, my brothers!”. And
Viktoriia Sliushchenko received Diploma for her win in XII all-Ukrainian competition of
pupils’ art dedicated to Shevchenko’s days “Lets unite, my brothers!” in 2013.
The young artists were congratulated with the vernissage by deputy head of
the Department of Culture and Tourism of Kirovohrad Town Council N.Chorna, director of
O.O.Osmerkin Art-Memorial Museum V.Chernova, director of Kirovohrad children’s art
school S.Miedviedieva, artists-teachers Yu.Vintenko, H.Yarova-Vintenko and L.Yakovlieva,
teachers from school ą10, where the girls study, and also parents, classmates and
worshipers of their talent.