An exhibition titled "Iran’s Art of Carpet Weaving" opened in Tashkent on Saturday with a speech by Iran’s ambassador’s wife to the country, Monir Keshavarz-zadeh.
M&TVA awarding ceremony to be held in late December The award ceremony of one of Uzbekistan’s most prestigious award - M&TVA, which acknowledges last achievements in domestic music, TV and video arts industry, is to take place on 25 December 2008 in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
On 14-16 November, the US Embassy in Uzbekistan sponsored an American Film Festival, attracting an audience of many enthusiastic young people. Held at the Muzey Kino (Theater Museum), the three-day festival mixed old American movies with new and provided the audience with a taste of the wide variety of American films.
Malaysia can learn from Uzbekistan in the preservation and conservation of its building and handicraft heritage, Malaysian Unity, Culture, Arts and Heritage Minister Datuk Seri Shafie Apdal said Tuesday.
The Foreign Ministry is holding a Silk Road Festival to celebrate the historic Central Asian trade route.
An Uzbek translation of a selection of Persian poetry under the title “Tuhfat-ul-Awliya” (Gift of Saints) is to come out soon, Tehran Times reported.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MOFAT) is holding the “Silk Road Cultural Festival” with the Silk Road Foundation, the embassies of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyzstan Republic and also Tajikistan and Turkmenistan on 11-30 November in Seoul and Jeju Island.
Fund Forum of Culture and Art of Uzbekistan and UK’s British Council signed a memorandum of understanding on cooperation in education, culture and art in Tashkent, the Uzbek fund said in a press release on 30 October.
CNN International will broadcast video clips on Style.uz Design and Fashion Week from 10 October to 5 November, the Fund Forum of Culture and Art said on Wednesday, 29 October.