As Asrlar Sadosi (Echo of Ages) Festival of Traditional Culture is poised to start, the fascinating city of Khiva is welcoming guests from far and wide.
Tashkent`s AZIA Gallery is due to host “Phoenix” (From miniature to painting), a personal exhibition of a famous Uzbek miniature artist Abdukhakim Karimov, organized by the Fund Forum and AZIA Gallery. The opening will take place on 5 May.
The Berlin Academy of Arts is hosting “Unwetter” (Ill Winds) video and sound installation. Among the 12 international artists presenting their works is Alexander Nikolayev, a member of IJOD Association of Artists, Art Critics and Craftsmen of Uzbekistan, with his film “Prayer”.
The Fund Forum stages a cultural event in China featuring children from Vanhualu school in Beijing and their Uzbek peers attending school in Beijing. The music evening of April 23 amounts to an important step towards better mutual understanding and stronger ties between the two nations.
The Days of Azerbaijan Cinema were held in two cities Uzbekistan – Tashkent and Samarkand.
On 22 April, an exhibition titled “Flight Test” opened its doors at Tashkent’s Youth Creativity Centre. The participants of the project – students of the said institute – will present their artistic works, installations, photo- and video-art.
Leya Bulgakova, a laureate of Yangi avlod-2007 Children’s Creativity Festival, has emerged as the winner of the 7th International Children’s Song Contest “Smile of the World”, held on 8-12 April in Odintsovo city (Russia).
On 16 April, the Youth Creativity Palace opened its doors to welcome guests to the opening ceremony of an exhibition organized by the Fund Forum, IJOD Association of Artists, Art Critics and the Centre of National Arts.
The Youth Theatre of Uzbekistan, with its Equus show, created with the support of the Fund Forum, participated in “Meetings in Russia”, an International Festival of Russian Theatres of the CIS and Baltic States, hosted by St. Petersburg from 31 March to 9 April 2010.