December 5, 2017 an opening of an exhibition of works by pupils of Children Art
School named after O.O.Osmerkin “Cheerful colors of childhood” dedicated to the 125th
anniversary of a prominent painter and pedagogue O.O.Osmerkin took place in O.O.Osmerkin
The exposition of the exhibition consisted of more than 60 works by
young artists aged from 11 to 16 years, made in different techniques – paintings and
graphic compositions, sculpture works and decorative articles.
The young artists were congratulated on the exhibition opening by the
chief specialist of town Department of Culture and Tourism V.V.Petrynska, the school
director H.V.Tymofienko and the leading researcher of the museum, Merited Artist of
Ukraine A.M.Nadezhdin who gave to the school library art poster and booklet “Palette of
the master of painting Oleksandr Osmerkin”. And all the present pupils and teachers of
the art school received a small calendar for the next year with a reproduction of
O.O.Osmerkin’s painting “Green coat” (1947) with the image of the painter’s wife
NadiiaHeorhiivna portrait, who is an initiator of the creation of the museum in the artist’s
native town, a gift. All the present looked through the exposition of the memorial hall
with great pleasure.