Daily Archives: August 11, 2017

22 March 2018: Nauruz Celebration

22 March 2018: Nauruz Celebration

BUS Nauruz Celebration The Embassy of Uzbekistan, will host a Nauruz party on Thursday 22 March. BUS members are very welcome, but space is limited so prior registration is essential…

21 February 2018:  Kurash: Ancient Uzbek Martial Art, Modern Global Sport

21 February 2018: Kurash: Ancient Uzbek Martial Art, Modern Global Sport

Paul Sawyer is General Secretary of the British Kurash Association. Kurash is an millennia-old style of upright jacket grappling. It is found in many parts of Asia, but is…

24 January 2018:  Off the Beaten Track: Tourism in Uzbekistan: George Smith

24 January 2018: Off the Beaten Track: Tourism in Uzbekistan: George Smith

View the report – Wednesday 24 January 2018, Lecture by George Smith on ‘Tourism in Uzbekistan: Potential and Prospects 2018’ George Smith is Regional Director for Central Asia and the…

Christmas Event

Christmas Event

It was held at the beautiful and historic premises of the University Women’s Club, 2 Audley Square, Mayfair, London W1K 1DB (https://www.universitywomensclub.com). The celebration this year…

22 November 2017: Early Soviet Uzbek Artists: Dr Aliya Abykayeva de Tiesenhausen

22 November 2017: Early Soviet Uzbek Artists: Dr Aliya Abykayeva de Tiesenhausen

Dr Abykaeva holds a doctorate from the Courtauld Institute, London; she has also taught at the Courtauld Gallery and has worked at Christies Auction House as an expert on Russian…

Member Meetings in October 2017

Member Meetings in October 2017

Wednesdays 6.00-7.30 pm (dates/titles to be re-confirmed in October 2017) Location: Embassy of Uzbekistan, 41 Holland Park, London. Open to members and one guest free…

25 October 2017: Annual General Meeting

25 October 2017: Annual General Meeting

6.00 pm: Annual General Meeting (open to all members) 6.30 pm: Welcome Reception for BUS Members and guests…