Almaty to host III International Festival of Arts «Japanese Fall»


Almaty to host III International Festival of Arts «Japanese Fall»Almaty from September 23 to October 5 will host III International Festival of Arts called “Japanese Fall”.

“Degdar” humanitarian fund with the support of ”JTI” company for the past three years organize the fall and spring festivals which involve acknowledged Japanese artists and musical artists of Kazakhstan.

This time the season will be opened by “Pictures of nature in the works of artists of Japan and Kazakhstan” photo exhibition in ”Tengri-Umai” gallery. The exhibition includes about 100 photographs. Landscapes of the Land of the rising sun are represented in the works of the six Japanese photographers, members of the Photographic Society of Japan (PSJ). Beauty of our country is depicted by in the photographs of three prominent photographers of Kazakhstan.

According to the organizers the director of galleries in Tokyo, a recognized master of photography Yoichiro Yamashita, will visit Kazakhstan for the first time to personally present his work and hold a series of master classes.

The festival aims to introduce Kazakhstan traditional and modern Japanese culture, to demonstrate achievement of performing schools in Kazakhstan, to support talents in different fields of art and to contribute to the strengthening of relations between our two countries.