Jan 13, 2023 Local history exhibition “Tugan olke – tungan tarikh» By odb-abai inNews Dear friends! Librarians present to your attention the local history exhibition “Tugan olke – tungan tarikh”, which will introduce you to the anniversaries of the coming 2023. This year marks the 355th anniversary of the birth of our great thinker, Kazakh akyn, famous biy and chief assistant of Abylay Khan Bukhar Zhyrau. The phenomenon of Bukhara zhyrau is his word, which touched the deepest vital strings of the people’s soul. Batyrs, who came to the fore in the era of Ablai and became his associates, honored Bukhara as a great man and ideological inspirer. The exhibition presents publications with his works, encyclopedias, as well as collections about the work of Bukhar Zhyrau. This year marks the 95th birthday of the Kazakh sculptor, honorary citizen of the city of Karaganda, member of the Union of Artists, academician of the Academy of Arts of the Republic of Kazakhstan Anatoly Petrovich Bilyk. Anatoly Petrovich devoted much time and attention to monumental art. He created more than twenty monuments and monuments in many cities of Kazakhstan. The artist made the most significant works for Karaganda. In such books as the photo album “Artists of Karaganda”, the sculptor’s creative and biographical album “Life in Art”, the album of art historian N. Ivanina “The World through the Eyes of an Artist” you will learn about his life and work. 75th birthday is celebrated to Kenes Narymbayevich Zhumabekov – Kazakh actor, Honored Artist of Kazakhstan, playwright. The name of this person is very well known in theatrical circles, for a long time he was the director and artist of the Karaganda Regional Kazakh Academic Drama Theater named after S. Seifullin. The exhibition presents his books of the series “Eleuli esimder” about people in the sphere of culture and theatrical art. Of course, the richness of the literary calendar for this year does not exhaust the named dates. The exhibition will run until the end of the year, and therefore will be updated as new editions arrive. We invite everyone to the library!