In «Has Sanat» Gallery, from August 21 to August 25, 2017, within Culture Days of the Pavlodar region in Astana and the International specialized exhibition «Expo-2017» will pass an exhibition of the Pavlodar artists «A well of national spirit». The exhibition presents 65 works of painting, schedules and sculptures. Works, since 60-70th years from funds of the Pavlodar regional art museum to works by modern Pavlodar artists will be retrospectively presented to expositions.
The history of the fine arts in Pavlodar contains more than 50 years. The lived decades have helped artists to find a deep professional basis and experience, and years of independence of Kazakhstan – spiritual freedom and the new wide horizons in creative activity.
Easel professional art in Pavlodar was widely adopted since 1956 when the creative workshops KazIzo later renamed into art and production workshops (1959) were organized. In the 50th years to Pavlodar there came professional artists, among them there are painters, schedules, sculptors, artists of theater. In the 60th years exhibition activity began to develop more intensively. On December 18, 1965 the regional art museum which became the research, educational and exhibition center of Pavlodar has opened for visitors.
In the 70-80th years in Pavlodar V.Polikarpov, A.Bibin, K.Temirgaliyev, V.Martyncev, M.Kolmogorov, A. Igembayev, O. Shuranov, G.Bespalova, S. Serikbayev, V.Prikhodko, P.Lysenko, G.Karzhasov, S.Tilenbayev, T.Tuleyev, K. Nurkenov, R.Stybayev and others began to work.
The 80-90th years of the XX century differ in emergence of various styles and handwritings. The end of the XX century – the beginning of XXI mark vigorous exhibition activity of the Pavlodar artists. In the first decade of the XXI century the younger generation of painters and schedules declares itself: E. Fridlin, A. Soltanbayev, A. Aubakirova, T. Chevtayeva, Z. Asylgazina, a bit later – Zh. Nauruzova, G. Aldanazarova, A. Balin and others.
The Pavlodar artists – big and efficient collective. Their high professional qualities allow to see their creative potential in future development of art process of the Republic of Kazakhstan.