On 14 December, the Mariinsky Theater Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Valery Gergiev will perform at the Palace of International Forums “Uzbekistan” in Tashkent at the closing ceremony of the “Russian Seasons” project, which in 2023 was held in Uzbekistan for the first time. The press service of the project reported this.
From 4 to 9 December 2023, the 18th session of the UNESCO Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage is being held in Kasane, Botswana. Socio-cultural traditions associated with “multinational nominations” are included in the UNESCO list of intangible cultural heritage nominations.
On 21-24 November 2023, Tashkent hosted a set of business and cultural events organized by the Department of Foreign Economic and International Relations of the city of Moscow with the support of the Tashkent city Khokimiyat, the Embassy of the Russian Federation in the Republic of Uzbekistan.
On 24 November, at the award ceremony for the winners of the XXIX Minsk International Film Festival “Listapad”, the winner of the special prize of the CIS Executive Committee “Cinema without Borders” was determined. It was awarded to two films at once - the Turkmen film “Tree of Destiny” and the Uzbek film “Evolution”. This was reported by the press service of the CIS Executive Committee.
“Days of Russian Culture” will be held in Uzbekistan in 2024. This was reported by the press service of the Ministry of Culture of Uzbekistan.
Uzbekistan will make every effort to organize and conduct the upcoming 43rd session of the UNESCO General Conference at the highest level. The President of Uzbekistan stated this.
On 24 November 2023, an exhibition “Silk and the Silk Road. From Hangzhou to Samarkand” opens at the Samarkand State Museum-Reserve. The exhibition is dedicated to the cultural and historical heritage of Uzbekistan and China.
Throughout the year, St. Petersburg, the city on the Neva, hosted creative groups and representatives of the cultural sphere of the Commonwealth countries. An international conference of librarians was organized jointly with the Eurasian Library Assembly.
On 20 November 2023, a meeting of the Working Group on Cinematography of the member states of the Commonwealth of Independent States was held at the headquarters of the CIS.
A festival for the exchange of experience in the field of art between the province of Shaanxi (Northwest China) and the countries of Central Asia took place on Thursday evening in the city of Xi’an, the administrative center of this province, Xinhua news agency reported.