Art gallery to open at Chorsu complex in Shahrisabz

On June 7, historical and architectural complex Chorsu in Shahrisabz will witness the opening of an art gallery, according to the press service of the State tourism committee.

Postage stamps devoted to Bolshoi theatre named after A. Navoi put into circulation

JSC "Uzbekiston pochtasi" has put into circulation a new postage stamp of series "Cultural heritage of Uzbekistan. Theatre" dedicated to the State Academic Bolshoi theatre named after Alisher Navoi.

Atmosphere of peace and harmony

A festival has taken place in Namangan on the slogan of “Uzbekistan is our common home”.

Programme for Khiva and Khorezm tourism development approved

President Shavkat Mirziyoev signed a Resolution "On Programme of integrated development of the tourism potential of Khiva and the Khorezm region for 2017-2021".

Music Festival

A concert of the Youth Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Honored Artist of Uzbekistan, conductor Kamoliddin Urinbayev has taken place in the International Forums Palace Uzbekistan within the framework of Bahor Nafasi festival.

Silk and Spices Festival 2017

26-28 May 2017 Bukhara will be hosting the 16th traditional Silk and Spices Festival. Its goal is to preserve the existing cultural heritage with all its specific features and level of artistic skill, as well as support the arts and crafts, such as gold embroidery, hand weaving, wood carving, carpet weaving, construction skills, and fine arts.

"Atlas Bairami" Festival

"Atlas Bairami" festival will be held from 15 to 17 September in the city of Margilan. The festival is held from 2015.

Well-deserved award for initiative

The Farghona Regional phase of the “Tashabbus (initiative) - 2017” contest for Presidential awards has taken place in Farghona. 55 entrepreneurs, farmers and craftspeople participated in this phase of the contest.

In order to boost the tourist flow from Japan

The Japanese city of Kanazawa (Ishikawa Prefecture) has hosted XII tourism exhibition "Activation of tourism in Japan".

The capital is reviving the old "Broadway"

Yesterday in the park "Lokomotiv-Anchor" the opening of the exhibition-fair of handicrafts "Alley of Masters" took place.

Sculptures reflecting the strongest qualities of the Uzbek people will be installed in the center of Tashkent

In the capital Friendship Park will establish two monuments that reflect the strongest qualities of the Uzbek people - a constant willingness to come to the rescue, generosity, tolerance and hospitality.

Spivakov: Uzbekistan a Part of My Heart

The audience of the concert of the National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia under the leadership of Vladimir Spivakov greeted the spectators with a standing ovation at the Palace of International Forums "Uzbekistan".

Museums Masterpieces in Shahrisabz

Shahrisabz has become the venue for the Republican Festival of Museums. Its main event was the opening of a new exposition of the Shahrisabz Museum of Material Culture dedicated to Amir Temur and the Temurids, as well as a photo exhibition ‘Masterpieces of Uzbekistan’s Museums’, which featured photographs of the best exhibits.

The Cultural Mission

This month in Tashkent, connoisseurs of classical art have the opportunity to enjoy performances of outstanding musicians Valery Gergiev and Vladimir Spivakov.

Festival of Young Talents

The Khodjayev Republican College of Design in Tashkent has hosted the Festival of Talents, organized by students of the first and second courses of this education institution.

Exhibition by masters and apprentices opens as part of week of visual art

Artists’ mastery is their ability to depict the landscape in all its splendour and to make viewers marvel at it. This is confirmed again at an exhibition entitled “Flight to skies - II. A portrayal of the native land and people”.

Festival of visual and applied arts begins in capital city

A festival of visual and applied arts has begun in the central exhibition hall of Uzbekistan’s Art Academy in the capital city Tashkent.

Monuments Erected Abroad

This spring the world community has paid a special attention to the thinkers of the East: Alisher Navoi monument was opened in Shanghai, while in Vienna, in front of the UN building, the memory of four great scientists was immortalized.

Shades of Red

Bonum Factum Art Gallery opens a personal exhibition ‘RED…’ by painter, member of the Creative Association at the Academy of Arts of Uzbekistan Ibragim Valikhodjaev.

Exhibition of Humor and Laughter

The Tashkent House of Photography is hosting the exhibition of caricatures and humorous works entitled ‘Tabassum’ occasioned to the International Day of Humor.

Art Project of Lekim Ibragimov

Lekim Ibragimov’s art-project ‘A Thousand Angels and One Painting’ will be presented within the International Uzbek Tourism Exhibition IUTE 2017, which will be held in Tashkent on April 13 - 14. The project is the largest painting, drawn on canvas by oil by one artist.

Book marathon at pre-school day care institution

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev’s decree dated 12 January 2017 “On establishing a commission for the popularization of reading and the raising of book-reading culture and for the development of the system of the publication and distribution of books” is an important programme document in carrying out work on evoking interest among young people in reading books from childhood and on helping the formation of their book-reading culture.

Nukus Treasures Travel to Moscow

The founder of the museum in Nukus - Igor Vitalievich Savitsky (1915-1984), an artist, collector of paintings, graphics and objects of folk and applied arts, set a goal to show how the easel art originated in Uzbekistan. His efforts began to form a collection of Oriental art, called the "Turkestan avant-garde".

The Exquisite Art

March 27 is the World Theater Day. A young photo artist Bobur Alimkhodjaev dedicated his solo exhibition to this day.

Sounds of Navruz

The State Conservatory of Uzbekistan has become venue for the third International Music Review Festival of Orchestras of National Instruments and Polyphonic Ensembles ‘Navruz Sadolari’ (Sounds of Navruz).

Jazz Festival in Uzbekistan

The 3rd International Jazz Festival kicked off on March 30 in Uzbekistan. It is organized on the occasion of the celebration of the International Jazz Day and will last through to April 30.

About the Core Value. In Japanese

In recent years, bilateral exchange in the field of culture between Uzbekistan and Japan has been steadily strengthening. This is evidenced by numerous exhibitions, festivals, competitions.

To Bolster Cultural Bonds with Russia

The forthcoming bilateral cultural events in 2017 have been discussed recently in Moscow at a meeting between the Russian Minister of Culture Vladimir Medinsky and his Uzbek counterpart Mahmud Muratov.

“Uzbekistan” national exhibition stand draws visitors’ attention

At the MITT – 2017 international tourism exhibition being held in Moscow, Uzbekistan’s tourism potential is widely displayed.

Melodies of native country

In the palace of arts of Ellikqala District of the Republic of Qoraqalpoghiston, north-western Uzbekistan, a concert programme entitled “Ona yurt ohanglari” (Melodies of the native country) was presented with the participation of the youth symphonic orchestra of Uzbekistan.