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Ojet Nusupbaev has for over 30 years dedicated his life to art. Born in 1942 in Almaty, Kazakhstan, he graduated from the Kyrgyz State Art College in 1970 with a degree in Decorative Arts.

Until 1990, Ojet worked at the Department of Culture's regional art studio in the Jambyl oblast. During this 20-year period, he refined his painting technique and began working with leather. In 1981, Ojet won first prize at a national art and decoration show and was awarded the title "Laureate of Almaty."

In 1990, Ojet became a private painter, and has since 2001 been a member of the Painters' Union of the Kyrgyz Republic. Throughout his career, he has participated in national and union art exhibitions. Today, many of his works can be found in private collections in Turkey, China, Japan, and Germany.


86 Auezova Street
Jambyl Oblast 485610
Republic of Kazakhstan

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"THE GOLD RESERVES OF THE COUNTRY" Leather, 69x69 cm, 2002




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

196 Baytik Baatyr street, 720000, Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic, Tel.: 996 (312) 66-14-47

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