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Sabitjan Babajanov is a celebrated Central Asian artist of international standing. While born in the Uigur town of Kuldja, China in 1941, he graduated from the Kyrgyz State Art College in 1963.

Over the next years, Sabitijan participated in union, national, and international exhibitions. In 1986, he became a member of the Artists' Union of the Kyrgyz Republic. From 1979 to 2001, he displayed his work in 11 solo exhibitions throughout Central Asia.

In 1993, Sabitijan was awarded the title "Honored Art Worker of the Kyrgyz Republic," and in 1998, he joined the California International Academy of Sciences, Industry, Education, and Arts (USA).

Sabitjan's art can be seen at the State Oriental Arts Museum in Moscow, Russia; the Kyrgyz State Museum of Fine Art, The State Historical Museum of the Kyrgyz Republic, and the M.V. Frunze Museum in Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic; various provincial museums; and private collections in the Kyrgyz Republic and other CIS countries, USA, Germany, Canada, France, Italy, Turkey, Iran, Japan, and Great Britain.



Microrayon Asanbai, House 66, Apartment 34
Bishkek 720060
Kyrgyz Republic

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"THE EARTH" (FROM "SIGNS OF UNIVERSE") Orgalit, oil, 50x60 cm, 2001


National Museum of Art,  Project "Art of Silk Road" 2002

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