The Turan deserts that run through Turkmenistan are included in the UNESCO World Heritage List
The transborder natural object "Turan deserts of the temperate zone", which runs through the territories of Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan, is included in the UNESCO World Natural Heritage List. The corresponding decision was made at the 45th session of the World Heritage Committee in Riyadh.
The first theater festival of the CIS countries will host Samarkand as the cultural capital of the Commonwealth - 2024
The Uzbek city of Samarkand will host the First Theater Festival of the Commonwealth of Independent States in March 2024. Nine theaters from the CIS member states will take part in the creative review, Deputy Governor of the region for Tourism, Cultural Heritage and Sports Rustam Kobilov told media representatives.
Paintings by Turkmen artists dedicated to the Azerbaijani city of Shusha will be published in the form of a catalog
The works of artists from the Turkic world, dedicated to the Azerbaijani city of Shusha, will be published in the form of a catalog, which will include paintings by masters of the brush of the traditional creative camp TURKSOY. Painters from Turkmenistan, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Turkey and other countries have gathered here, AZERTAC reports.
A cultural odyssey from Central Asia to the capital of the EU: exhibition at the European Parliament
“Bringing Horizons Together: A Cultural Odyssey from Central Asia and Mongolia to the European Union” is the title of the exhibition, which opened on Tuesday, September 19, in Brussels, at the European Parliament building.
Turkmenistan will take part in the IX theater festival "ART-ORDO – 2023" in Bishkek
Theaters of Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and Turkey will take part in the IX International Theater Festival "ART-ORDO – 2023" in Bishkek, the Ministry of Culture, Information, Sports and Youth Policy of the Kyrgyz Republic reports. The Agency organizes the forum jointly with the Union of Theatrical Figures of Kyrgyzstan with the support of the International Organization of Turkic Culture "TURKSOY".
Yerevan Conservatory received as a gift the works of Nury Halmamedov and other famous Turkmen composers
The works of famous Turkmen composers - Nury Halmamedov, Veli Muhatov and other authors were donated to the Yerevan Komitas State Conservatory by the Ambassador of Turkmenistan to the Republic of Armenia Muhametgeldi Ayazov.
Monuments along the Silk Road in Turkmenistan included in the World Heritage List
The joint nomination of Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and Tajikistan "Silk Road: Zarafshan-Karakum Corridor", including 31 ancient monuments, was included in the UNESCO World Heritage List.
Pakistani Minister of Culture invites Turkmenistan to start joint film production
Ambassador of Turkmenistan Atajan Movlamov and Acting Federal Minister of National Heritage and Culture of Pakistan Jamal Shah discussed mutual interests during a meeting in Islamabad on September 18, focusing on cultural ties between the two countries.
Touch art with your hands: tactile exhibits presented at the Hermitage
Tactile replicas of rare exhibits were presented at the St. Petersburg State Hermitage Museum. Museum visitors can now touch copies of famous world masterpieces with their hands, MIR 24 reports.
The Turkmen film studio has started shooting a film about Magtymguly in Iran
Turkmen filmmakers have arrived in Iran, where they will continue filming a documentary about the great poet of the East, Magtymguly Pyragy. The film crews of the Turkmenfilm Association have already filmed the necessary material for the future film in Russia (Astrakhan and Moscow), Azerbaijan and Turkey. The tape will be released next year for the 300th anniversary of the poet's birth.