Evening dedicated to the memory of the Kyrgyz writer, journalist and screenwriter Leonid Dyadyuchenko was held on December 5, 2013 at Russian Book House in Bishkek. Read the full story »
International exhibition “Morning freshness in the country of high mountains” was held at the Exhibition Hall of the Kyrgyz Republic’s Union of Artists “The Oak Park” named after S.A. Chuikov. It was running for two weeks between 18-30th November 2013 on the occasion of the official visit of President of the Kyrgyz Republic, Almazbek Atambayev, to the Republic of Korea.
Musical-educational concert “Music is the soul of nation” was held on November 24 at the Kyrgyz National Conservatory in Bishkek. Culture of the Korean diaspora in Kyrgyzstan was presented at the concert. Read the full story »
NewEurasia announces a free workshop on arts/culture photojournalism in Osh. Professional and amateur journalists, students, bloggers and civil society activists are invited to participate.
The workshop shall teach participants the fundamentals of photojournalism, both in terms of theory and practice, with concrete examples from the history of the field. Participants will also learn skills in identifying and developing local photo-stories.
The workshop will be held 7-9 Decemnber in English and Russian. It will be conducted by Elyor Nematov, an up-and-coming photojournalist from Uzbekistan who is based in Bishkek.
Photo exhibition on violence against women “Don’t be afraid, don’t be silent” was held between 22-24th November 2013 at one of the shopping malls of Bishkek.
The second Open Central Asia Book Forum & Literature Festival was held between 7-11th November 2013 in both London and Cambridge. Following on from the first event, held in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, in 2012, the organisers focused on bringing the works of Central Asian authors and illustrators to the UK to give local audiences a taste of the talent that is emanating from the region.
Talented Kyrgyz citizens won prizes at the II Open Central Asia Book Forum and Literature Festival in the United Kingdom. Read the full story »
Since the beginning of November the American Film Market is held in Los Angeles, where the International Association of Kyrgyz citizens abroad, Kyrgyz Club, with a producer-screenwriter, Timur Cherikov, represents Kyrgyz films. Read the full story »
On November, 1 the personal exhibition of the young artist Djum “The Tribe of Wolves” was opened at the Oak Park Exhibition Center in Bishkek.
On October, 21 and 23 the premiere of the Kyrgyz movie “Moscow’s Love”, in production of which were involved Russian cinema celebrities, was held in Moscow.