Bright Sun Shining: A Siberian Summer Festival

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Abstract

This exhibition features photographs taken over the last decade of Yhyakh celebrations by Sakha photographer Maxim Unarov. Siberia is usually associated with bitterly cold winters, but in the Sakha Republic (Yakutia) in Eastern Siberia, summer is celebrated each year at the solstice with a festival known as Yhyakh. At this festival people make offerings to the spirits, take part in sports contests and horse races, consume ritual foods, and enjoy Sakha song and dances.
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 10 Nov 2017
Event'Bright Sun Shining: A Siberian Summer Festival’ photographic exhibition - ArtSpace at MacRobert, MacRobert Building Foyer, Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Duration: 10 Nov 201730 Mar 2018
https://www.visitabdn.com/whats-on/bright-sun-shining-a-siberian-summer-festival-photographic-exhibition/

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Sun
Siberia
Horse
Contests
Cold
Song
Dance
Winter
Food

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Bright Sun Shining : A Siberian Summer Festival. Brown, Alison Kay (Author); Argounova-Low, Tatiana Ivanovna (Author). 2017. Event: 'Bright Sun Shining: A Siberian Summer Festival’ photographic exhibition, ArtSpace at MacRobert, MacRobert Building Foyer, Aberdeen, United Kingdom.

Research output: Non-textual formExhibition

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