International Festival “Art-Samgau”

Art-Samgau is the international festival, contest and practical work for young artists. The main goal of the event is to promote national and spiritual wealth of the Kazakh nation, to strengthen the creative ties between the participants and talent identification.

The program of the Festival includes contest works, master classes, round tables and practical work. The cultural program is also very rich – the participants visit historical places and sights of Almaty, attend concerts, theaters and museums. The contest program of the event includes following artistic nominations:  weaving, ceramics, wood processing, metal processing, leather processing, painting and others. The jury includes the artists, educators, and mass media representatives. The jury committee selects a winner based on the originality of work and artistic skill level.

Art-Samgau is held since 2013. Its participants are the young talents from Kazakhstan, Russia, Bulgaria, Japan, Iran, Egypt, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan and other countries.