Assouline Publishing has released the Ultimate version of the book Uzbekistan Living Treasures: Celebration of Craftsmanship. The cover and packaging are hand-embroidered by suzani master Madina Kasymbaeva.
The Art and Culture Development Foundation of Uzbekistan continues cooperation with the Assouline publishing house. In early 2024, the book Silk & Gold: The Magnificent Art of Costume was released, dedicated to the rich heritage of 19th-century textile craftsmanship in Uzbekistan.
On 5 January, the premiere of the Chinese film “The Flower of Kashgar” took place in Tashkent, which was highly appreciated by the audience.
The premiere of the film “The Flower of Kashgar” will take place on 5 January at the capital’s Alisher Navoi Cinema Palace.
The Presidential Decree “On measures to further improve the level of provision of cultural services to the population” was adopted.
On 23 December, the premiere of a new production of the ballet “The Nutcracker” to the original music of Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky took place on the stage of the Bolshoi Theater named after Alisher Navoi.
President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev proposed creating a free economic zone (FEZ) called Cinema Park with an area of 50 hectares in Tashkent region for the development of the film industry.
Filming of the new series “Olympics”, dedicated to the preparation and organization of the XXII Summer Olympic Games between the 70s and 80s, has completed in Uzbekistan. The premiere is scheduled for Kinopoisk in 2024.
On 15 December, an opening ceremony of an exhibition of Uzbek and Japanese dolls will be held in the small exhibition hall of the International Caravanserai of Culture Ikuo Hirayama of the Academy of Arts of Uzbekistan.