Curator: Gaini Mukhtarova
Name: THE BLIND by Maurice Meaterlinck
Set and costume design: Alma Syrbayeva
Academic position: Senior Lecturer
Education / qualification: Kazakh National Academy of Arts named after T.Zhurgenov (theatrical and decorative art), Almaty city
Direction of activity: Theater and decorative art, scenography of the costume of the theater, cinema and TV
Professional activity (work experience):
1993 – Set Designer of the State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater named after Abay, Almaty city;
1997-2003 – Fashion Designer, State Knitwear Company “Agama”, Tashkent city, the Republic of Uzbekistan;
2004-2010 – Chief artist at the Kazakh Music and Drama Theater named after S. Mukanov, Petropavlovsk city;
Since 2010 – Senior lecturer of «Scenography and decorative art» department of Kazakh National University of Arts, Astana city;
Since 2005 working as an acting set designer, costume designer, clothing designer. Decorated about 40 performances.
Published 4 methodological works on education in stage and costume design.
Achievements: Laureate and prize winner of International stage costume contests and festivals
Students are laureates and winners of international stage costume contests and festivals and golden medals of the Republican Delphic Games.
Scientific works, publications (for the last 3 years):
– Training course “Traditional and Contemporary Japanese Art”, KazNUA, Astana, November 15-23, 2014;
– Seminar «Textile arts and crafts: between local context and globalization. Training in the research process» organized by Technische universitet Dortmund. Astana city. 10-14.09.2018;
– Seminar «Textile arts and crafts: between local context and globalization. Training in the research process» Republic of Uzbekistan, Tashkent city. May 12-19, 2019;