Yerlan Nazarkulov

He was born in 1969 in Kazakhstan. In 1991, he graduated from Almaty Oral Tansykbaev College of Decorative and Applied Arts. In 1997, he graduated from T. Zhurgenov Art Academy in Almaty. He is a member of the International Eurasian Designers Association. In 1993 and 1994, he participated in national art exhibitions in the city of Almaty. He opened his personal art exhibitions at the Ular Gallery in 1996 and 1997. In 1999, he was awarded the State and Presidential Awards. In 2008, he participated in the national art exhibition “Nevruz” in Astana. He won the Presidential Award in 2010-2011. In 2012, he participated in a group art exhibition called “Art Nazarkul”. In 2013, he participated in the international group art exhibition organized in the gallery of “Astana Artline”. In 2014, he participated in the international art exhibition “Astana Art Fest”. In 2016, he opened his personal art exhibition in Almaty State Central Museum. In 2017, he opened a personal art exhibition at the Astana National Museum. In 2016-2018, he participated in the international art exhibition “From Lisbon to Vladivostok” with the support of the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and UNESCO. In 2018, he participated in the international art exhibition «Silk Road» in Astana. His artwork can be found in private collections in countries such as the USA, Canada, France, Germany, Denmark, the Netherlands and Great Britain.