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Art form: Graphics
Subject and objects: Portrait, Genre scene, Fantasy, Religious scene
Style of art: Symbolism
Technique: Pencil
Materials: Paper
Date of creation: 2020

Description of the artwork «Wooba»

The painting is done in pencil on paper. The subject is "Vubar", an ancient entity in Chuvash cosmogony that has no specific appearance. It is considered an evil spirit.
Appears in a variety of natural phenomena from comets and meteors to thick fog, often identified with the spirits of dead people about whom there is a bad memory. It may also appear in the form of various animals black dogs, cats, night birds, or bats. Can cause suffocation in dreams.
Ethnographers and linguists believe that from the Chuvash word "Vubar" have their origin in the European word "Vampire" and Slavic "Ghoul", as well as the Tatar "Obr" (witch).
The picture was drawn in 2020 in the same year, the work won 1st place in the International Competition "Golden Time Talent" in the category - Graphics. Exhibited at solo exhibitions in the youth center of the KBC, in the gallery "Nekhudozhestnik" in Cheboksary. She was the subject of a story on the channel "RUSSIA 24".