Astana to host exhibitions of Kazakhstan’s artists known abroad

14 September, 2018, 13:49 712
Astana to host exhibitions of Kazakhstan’s artists known abroad

Astana Art Show will open its door September 15 October 28.

Kazakhstan’s artists who are well- known abroad will arrive in Astana to take part in Astana Art Show, correspondent reports with a reference to the Almaty Regional Communications Service.

The exhibition will be held from September 15 till October 28.

'Metamorphosis' is the first thematic of the event. The participants, young artists - Kazakhstanis, who successfully realized themselves and became famous abroad will represent their works that exhibited in the largest international events and painted especially for Astana Art Show.

It is interesting that famous Japan photo guru Ikuru Kuwajima, the author of I’Oblomov portraits’ series is among the participants. Other artists such as Aza Shadenova, Adil Aubekerov will present their works to the court of art connoisseurs.

Works (pictures and installations) will be exhibited at TSE Art Destination Gallery and in the territory around it.

One more the exhibition which will start September 22 is 'Restart. Optimization of Space'. The event represents creative works of 16 young artists from the countries of Central Asia and Kazakhstan.

The third exhibition 'The Ghost Expedition' organized by the European Union unites artists from Europe and Kazakhstan will be presented the results of creative studies of the sacred places of the Mangystau region.

In addition, it the visitors of the Astana Art Show will have a chance to attend lectures of well-known artists, master classes and excursions.

The official opening ceremony will be held September 15 at 7 pm at TSE Art Destination (entry is free).  The main feature of the ceremony will be performances of Benjamin Skepper and dancer Arsen Imenov.