An international art exhibition "The modern art of the Silk Road" opened in Germany. It was organized by the Art Gallery of Berlin together with embassies of the Central Asian countries, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria.
The "Wereldfolklorade-2007" International festival of folklore dances was held in the Belgian city of Oostrozebeke, Jahon news agency reported.
The nationwide contest of the national dance was held at the Uzbek National Academic Dramatic Theater. The Ministry for Culture and Sports and Uzbekraqs Association initiated the event, Jahon reported quoting the local agencies.
The Academy of Arts of Uzbekistan in cooperation with Khiva historical complex "Ichan-kala" published a four volume album-catalogue "Ichan-kala". The album-catalogue presents information on 54,000 exhibits stored this unique museum in the Uzbek, Russian and English.
The "Colors of blooming Shakhrisabz" art exhibition dedicated to the 10th anniversary of the Academy of Arts of Uzbekistan has been opened at the Tashkent House of Photography, Jahon reported quoting the local agencies.
The traditional event of the "Forum of Culture and Art of Uzbekistan" Foundation took place in Moscow again. This time the stage of the "Party" was primarily given to the young talents of Uzbekistan, laureates and diploma winners of youth’s competitions of the Foundation. The Uzbek youth’s debut caused high impressions of guests.
The events dedicated to the 2750th anniversary of Samarkand and 2000th anniversary of Margilan will be held on 23 May at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris, Jahon news agency reported.
Demonstration of "Spring - Summer-2007" seasonal fashion was held at the Tashkent Center for National Arts with an assistance of the association of designers "Dom stilya" (’Style House’), Jahon reported quoting local media.
A press conference on three events planned in Tashkent was held on 4 May at Ilkhom Theatre, UzReport.com reported. At the briefing it was announced that three events - a presentation of the joint project on the staging of Aeschylus’ Oresteia, a seminar-discussion on "Oresteia in Uzbekistan and Germany" organised by the Geothe Institute in Tashkent, and the opening of Bahodyr Jalal’s personal exhibition entitled "Plus&Minus" - will be held.