“Darkhan Uus” blacksmiths exhibition opens in Yakutsk
The Yakut masters will compete in making art, kitchen and hunting knives
Yakutia 24 TV channel: “Darkhan Uus” exhibition of the republic blacksmiths takes place in Kruzhalo Yakutsk shopping mall on February 22-23.
In 2020, the holiday is timed to the 75th anniversary of master Boris Neustroev – Mandar Uus. Prime Minister Vladimir Solodov visited the exhibition and congratulated the participants on the start of the competition.
“Blacksmithing is one of the matks of the Yakut culture and traditions. In this regard, it is especially nice to see a young generation of blacksmiths among the exhibitors. I wish all participants to continue improving their skills and pass on to the new generation the values that we have preserved and transferred through the centuries,” says Vladimir Solodov.
The contest is of three branches: “Best Art Knife”, “Best Hunting Knife”, “Best Kitchen Knife”. Based on the contest results, the winner will receive a special prize from Boris Neustroev.