Exhibition dedicated to the 90th birthday of Chingiz Aitmatov at the Tauride Palace in St. Petersburg

Exhibition November 29 − December 2, 2018
Yury Osipov, General Secretary of the IPA CIS Council, opened an exhibition dedicated to the 90th anniversary of the great writer Chingiz Aitmatov in the Dome Hall of the Tauride Palace. “The exposition provides an opportunity to better get acquainted with the work of the great writer and thinker,” he emphasized.

Assel Koduranova, Deputy Chairperson of the Jogorku Kenesh of the Kyrgyz Republic, noted that “Chingiz Aitmatov, a Kyrgyz by nationality, managed to become a writer of a planetary scale. His works are in the heart of every person, regardless of nationality, as they call for humanism and tolerance. Undoubtedly, the great writer has left us a legacy that unites the world and calls us all to friendship. ”

Ilyas Umakhanov, Deputy Chairman of the Council of the Federation of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, emphasized in his speech that the ideas of humanism and tolerance expressed by the writer are more relevant than ever. “That is why the work of Chingiz Aitmatov has international significance,” he concluded.

The opening ceremony was attended by heads of parliamentary delegations of the IPA CIS member states. Https: //art-360.ru/ru/galerei-i-muzei/ekaterininskiy-zal-tavricheskogo-dvorca