An international industry exhibition fair opened in Ashgabat
An international exhibition-fair dedicated to the development of the carpet and textile industries, as well as the sphere of trade was held at the Expo Centre of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Turkmenistan.
The exposition was attended by scientists and experts in the field of carpet weaving, well-known carpet manufacturers, businessmen, leaders and representatives of large trading companies, the World Association of Turkmen Hand Carpet Weavers, and cultural centre’s that presented their works and products. Also, as part of the event, a graduation ceremony was held for carpet makers who made a great contribution to the development of this industry in the country.
Among the participants are the chairman of the National Committee of the Council of International Museums of Azerbaijan, director of the Berlin State Museum of Archeology, heads of Linkway companies (Turkey), partners and connoisseurs of Turkmen carpet weaving from Russia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, as well as historians and art historians, experts , carpet weavers and collectors from Japan, China, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, etc.
The exhibition was also attended by the German company from Cologne, «TECHCON GmbH»/«HALYCA», a member of the Austrian-Turkmen Society: https://www.turkmenistan-kultur.at/oesterreich1103-gesellschaft-halyca.html
The traditional carpet products: bags, wallets, etc., attracted much attention of visitors.
Looking at the beautiful handmade carpets, one cannot but admire the originality of the patterns and the clarity of their lines. Woollen and silk carpets, each of which is a real work of art, amaze with the magical harmony of colours.
– The exhibition is impressive in its scale, especially the exposition with innovative products of the Turkmen industry. National decorations and carpets deserve special attention – these are traditions without which it is impossible to imagine modern Turkmenistan,” says a resident of the capital Maral.
At the exhibition venues, domestic entrepreneurs, government departments and organizations, private companies presented textile, food products, leather products and shoes, souvenir products, etc.
During the exhibition, a show of stylish clothes from the Ashgabat House of Models was held. The current collection of outfits has become a true work of art, the embodiment of the harmony of fashion cut with the traditions of the national costume. Defile of girls in amazing outfits made of chiffon, taffeta, velvet and keteni of domestic production aroused sincere admiration from the audience.