SOUND OF A WOMAN
Temporary exhibition organised by MI Project, a curatorial initiative by Asli Samadova.
It is an adapted version of The Sound of a Woman. Tradition, Fashion and Elegance in the Caucasus and beyond exhibition with international loans from museums and private collections that lasted in Baku, Azerbaijan from December 21, 2018 to June 15, 2019.
Important milestone in revival of ancient craft was the inclusion of Traditional art and symbolism of Kelaghayi, making and wearing women’s silk headscarves into UNESCO Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
Rare learning materials are provided by Azerbaijan National Museum of History, Tbilisi Silk Museum, Icherisheher Centre for Traditional Arts, Rena Ibrahimbekova, Ruslan Huseynov, Seltenet Zulfugarova, Tofik Babayev and Chinara Majidova.
In addition, the stand will present a collaboration with designer Natavan Aliyeva whose most recent fashion line is inspired by her collection of antique Kelaghayi also shown at Sartirana.