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.
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 best rock festival in Central Asia - IlkhomRockFest, sounded like a thunder on 15 November in Tashkent!
In that day rock band “Origami wings” created special performance called ”Supersonic youth”.
On October, 25 the colorful exhibition and sale of carpets made by Leylek craftswomen was opened at the State Historical Museum of the Kyrgyz Republic.
Bactria Cultural Center, in collaboration with the Embassy of Japan in the Republic of Tajikistan, has organized an ikebana presentation and kimono fashion show on Sunday 20th, October. This event celebrating Japanese culture was held at Ismaili Center, Dushanbe.
The 7th season of popular rock festival “IlkhomRockFest” was opened on 5 October in Tashkent .
The bright rock-n-roll show, which was staged by BeKind band, has turned the stage of the theater “Ilkhom” to a real madhouse.
Fair – Exhibition og Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region of China (XUAR) opened on September 27 in the Dushanbe. Title of the exhibition is impressive but what was exhibited and sold was not the most recent and high-quality achievements of science, culture and industry of China. More information is here, and I post photo reportage.
Street Festival was successfully held on one of the central streets of Bishkek. On September 22 the second KG Street Fest Pedestrian Paradise pleased residents and guests of the capital with a bright show program, a big trade fair of various products, and the training programs for children. The main purpose of the event is to popularize the rights of pedestrians and to promote a safe traffic on the roads of Kyrgyzstan. This year the Festival was held under the slogan “Move in the rhythm of a green city!”
“Second international charity food Festival” took place in Dushanbe on September 21, 2013. The organizer of the Festival are the Ministry of the foregn affairs of Tajikistan and Embassadors club. Different diplomatic missions and international organizations based in Tajikistan presented their cuisine.
September 20, ahead of the weekend, the first Festival of Paints was held in Bishkek. Large-scale social event is the idea of the Responsible Consumption Foundation, which conducts various researches in order to identify critical needs of the population, and implements the social projects. The aim of the colorful Festival is to display an active citizenship role, and to develop the spirit of solidarity and unity of the people.