Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Street Toilets Painted in Khokhloma Style Appeared in Moscow
17.10.2011 12:44
Street Toilets Painted in Khokhloma Style Appeared in Moscow
Public toilet cabins painted in a Khokhloma style near Medvedkovo metro station

The usual blue cabins near the metro station “Medvedkovo” were painted according to the traditional Russian style. The doors and side walls were covered with bright red-yellow flowers and branches of rowan and wild strawberry. It is a famous ornament used in Khokhloma – a traditional folk Russian handicraft. 

      The cabins were decorated as a part of the renewal of public toilets in Moscow. New 16 cabins with heating and hot water are expected to appear in the city by the end of the year. As for the design, artists are not going to stop – kokhloma and gzhel will become the main tendencies.

      Source: www.travel.ru. Image source: ria.ru

      Technorati tags:


Author: Natalia Semicheva

Tags: Russian tourism Moscow odd news   

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Bicycle Tour Across Russia
16.06.2016
Tver Region Welcomes Guests Of the World Cup 2018
26.02.2017
Adventure Tourism Will Be Developed In Dagestan
05.01.2017
Camping In Azov
24.04.2016
Halal Tourism In Russia
17.04.2016



comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
TAGS:
Sokolniki  Pal Zileri  medicine  history of Russian business  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  André Steiner  Celebrated Steppe  Yaroslav Court  Robots  Russian airports  Exhibitions in Moscow  children  Censorship  Russian Cinema  Smolensk  Novorossiysk  St. Petersburg State University  Design  Arktikmor Neftegaz Razvedka  Painting  Russian government  VTB  Sverdlovsk region  Pussy Riot  Archeology  IMAX  Vladimir Clavijo-Telepnev  Natalya Gundareva  Russian business  Denisova Cave  Classical Music  Russian writers  Fair Russia party  Opera  Russian circus  Russian banks  Victor Rashnikov  Russian tourism  Russian history  Vladimir Oblast  Russian tourists  Little Tower House  Kashtanka  computer  Moscow  Khabarovsk  Oleg Shein  invest  Russian Literature  Saint Petersburg Museums 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites