Art

Suzanis – Gems of Uzbek Decorative Art

Suzanis – Gems of Uzbek Decorative Art

Suzani are handwoven silk embroideries originating from Tajikistan and Uzbekistan, specifically a region formerly known as the Emirates of Bukhara and Kokand before they became Soviet Republics…

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…