On the 26 of May in the shopping center “Tishinka”was closed the XV international specialized exhibition-sale “GRAND TEXTILE”. This year the theme of the exhibition was techniques of handwork ,among them felting, sewing and batic.
During three days visitors of exhibition could purchase designer clothes, home textile, interior item and everything they needed for needlework.
Every day “GRAND TEXTILE” there was a new festival. On the first day of the exhibition was taken place “The Goat May holiday”. It was opened with the presentation of event participants. After it there was the fashion show of new collections of six designers. On the same day the creation practicum of art shirts was provided, the lecture “The conception and the symbol of the goat in the world art” and the creative dispute “Dolls and clothes”.
The second day was devoted to the history of dress. Organizers wanted to look at the dress as an artifact in traditional fashion show “The dress with a history”, as an object of art in defile of designers “The dress of artist” and as an modern modification of historical vestment in demonstration “The dress of all times and people”. “The day of dress” was accomplished by the lecture of fashion historian Tatyana Nagorskih “Beaded dresses in the art Deco era”.
The third day was continued by the theme of dresses. The show of folk costumes was presented as a part of the performance “May roundelay”.
The exposition called “The pioneers of Suprematism attracted special attention. The project “Verbovka 100”, which was presented by Anna Tolstikova, the “GRAND TEXTILE” curator . It was shown in the final day of exhibition. In the program there were two collections: “Avangardia” of fashion studio theatre “Vasilisa” and “Suprematism” of college №24.