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KASYMBEK   Meldekhan

Meldekhan Kasymbek is an artist and teacher from Kazakhstan. He was born in 1954, and he
graduated from Gogul Art School in Almaty, Kazakhstan in 1973. He continued his education in painting at the State Art Institute in Moscow, Russia.

Meldekhan became a member the Artists' Union of Kazakhstan in 1988, and today, he serves on its managing committee. In 1986, he joined the teaching faculty of the Tansykbaev Art College in Almaty.

While still in school, Meldekhan began participating in national and international exhibitions and creative symposiums. Just some of these include events in Moscow (1988, 1989, 2001); Istanbul, Turkey (1994); Lisbon, Portugal (1998); and Anataly and Ankara, Turkey (2000, 2001). Meldekhan has also displayed his works at solo shows in Almaty (1991, 1996, 1998) and in Ankara (2000).

Meldekhan's works can be found in art museums in Kazakhstan and the Kyrgyz Republic, as well as in private collections in Turkey, France, Germany, USA, South Korea, and Portugal.



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Almaty 480060
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"TURKESTAN  BAZAAR" Canvas, oil, 120x145 cm, 1989


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

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