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Artefacts

Narta’s Trail exhibition opened in Taimyr College

Narta’s Trail exhibition opened in Taimyr College

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. In the Taimyr College, the Narta’s Trail exhibition is being held, which presents ethnographic objects of the indigenous peoples of the peninsula. “The items were collected either on expeditions or donated by the owners. Since the House of Folk Art is ...

Vladimir Rusanov’s 145th anniversary celebrated in Taimyr

Vladimir Rusanov’s 145th anniversary celebrated in Taimyr

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. Vladimir Rusanov is an Arctic explorer, geologist, author of a number of scientific works, head of Russian scientific expeditions, including the one aboard the Hercules hunting schooner, which disappeared off the coast of Taimyr in 1912. After the successful completion of ...

Vladimir Domarev explored mount Rudnaya in 1925

Vladimir Domarev explored mount Rudnaya in 1925

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. Since 1985, the Norilsk Museum has kept a set of objects, documents and photographs of Vladimir Domarev, a member of the fourth geological expedition led by Pavel Alliluyev and Nikolay Urvantsev. Then in 1925, a graduate of the Leningrad Mining Institute, ...

Norillag history in Taimyr Museum

Norillag history in Taimyr Museum

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. By 1990, the graphic artist and painter from Norilsk Sergey Morozov had become well known not only in the Krasnoyarsk region. Participant of different kinds of exhibitions, from city to all-Union ones, he became a member of the Union of ...

Stars and time

Stars and time

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. The work of the sculptor Anatoly Grigoriev was the only genuine exhibit of the anniversary exhibition, which worked in the museum for almost two years (it was dismantled during the spring quarantine due to coronavirus). The portrait has a double ...

Nenets dolls collection from Lyubov Nenyang

Nenets dolls collection from Lyubov Nenyang

In addition to the author's poetry and prose in Russian and Nenets languages, processing of fairy tales and legends collected from fellow countrymen, the first writer from the Taimyr Nenets left a collection of Nenets children's toys to the museum. Woman in a Winter Parka was ...

Unique Dolgan torc celebrates its 135

Unique Dolgan torc celebrates its 135

Neck jewelry in the form of a hoop, or torc, has been known since the Bronze Age. In some nations they were worn by women, in others - by men, but at all times it was not only for decoration. For example, in the Middle Ages ...

Theater started together with combine

Theater started together with combine

The theater was named Zapolyarny and ceased existing three years later, though leaving the first stationary city theater in Igarka instead. The date of the foundation of the First Zapolyarny theater is 1936. The second Zapolyarny appeared in Norilsk in 1941. Letters from its first director ...

Radio reminding of a hero

Radio reminding of a hero

Among the artefacts for the national project of the Ministry of Culture of Russia, the Taimyr Museum of Local Lore, along with unique items of material and spiritual culture of the Arctic ethnic groups, included... a radio. Now this popular novelty of 1953 adorns the ...