On October 11, 2018 a delegation
from the city of Shàoxīng, the People's Republic of China, headed by
deputy Minister of Municipal Committee visited O.O.Osmerkin Art-Memorial
Museum. It came with a friendly visit in in order to discover the
cultural potential of Kropyvnytskyi town and establish twin-city
After looking at the museum exposition, the foreign guests
listened to an improvised concert of the pupils of the town music
schools No. 1 named after H.H.Neuhaus and No. 2 named after Yu.S.Meitus.
The representatives of the eastern culture were impressed by
the performance of the bandura band of the music school No. 2 named
after Yu.S.Meitus. After the music evening all the members of the
delegation took photographs with this traditional Ukrainian musical
instrument. In appreciation of the beautiful performance of classical
compositions by the pupils of the music schools No. 1 named after
H.H.Neuhaus the head of the delegation presented a Chinese souvenir to
Yevheniia Maliavkina, the school director.
The museum staff presented interesting museum booklets and
postcards with buildings constructed by Yakib Pauchenko’s projects to
the Chinese guests.