December 2017


«Architecton: proceedings of higher education» № 4(60) December 2017

Arts and crafts

Kapustina Daria I.

Master’s Degree student, Subdepartment of Textile Art.
Research supervisor: M.S. Shirokovskikh, PhD. (Art Studies)
A. Stieglitz Saint Petersburg State Art and Industry Academy,
Saint-Petersburg, Russia, e-mail: dariya.kanti@gmail.com 


The author turns to the history of the Uzbek textiles, showing the relationship of traditional crafts and modern fashion. The subject matter of this study is color, graphic and thematic features of folk ornaments in embroideries and ikats. Examples illustrate the development of this theme in the collections of foreign designers and authors from Uzbekistan, and their relationship with the tradition is highlighted. The results of the study may be used in the preparation of term and final graduate projects and in the development of lecture courses on the history of textiles.

Key words: ikat, suzani, Abr-textiles, national ornament, textile design


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Russian text of this article

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