from 5 February 2019 to 4 March 2019
The series of one-showpiece exhibitions is an other way to present the extensive collection of the Kaliningrad Regional Amber Museum, which includes around 16 000 depositary items. This way of demonstrating an art piece allows specialists, its author and guests to look at it out of the context of a themed exhibition.
Liudmila Sakharova. Kaliningrad oblast, Yantarny
Pendant "Apple in the snow". 2006
Silver, amber, leather
Amber is the main substantial element in the work. Transparent honey amber with a "small" cloud inside is used. The artist has preserved the natural form of the amber as much as possible and in combination with a silver setting appears an image of a honey cloud.
Liudmila Sakharova was born on 24 June 1953 in Kaliningrad. In 1972 she graduated from the Krasnoye SEO Art Metal College, Krasnoyarsk-na-Volge, Kostroma Region. Professional biography of Liudmila Sakharova is connected with Kaliningrad Amber Combine, where from 1972 to 2011 she made her way from fashion artist to the chief artist of the combine (2004 – 2011). Liudmila has been a member of the Union of Russian Artists from 1991. Works made by the author are in collection of the following museums: Kaliningrad Regional Amber Museum, Russia; Kaliningrad Museum of Fine Arts, Russia; State Russian Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia; Salon of Arts and Crafts, Chartres, France, as well as in private collections of Russia, Germany, and Poland.