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23.06.2015, 12:09 News / Astana: The Heart of The Country!
Astana Art Fest will be held within the Celebration of the Day of Astana

On the festive days, Astana Art Fest will be unfolded on the water-green boulevard, which will bring together art, architecture, design and the latest technologies. Innovative installations, performances of street theaters, children's creative workshops will allow telling and revealing the topic of "EXPO-2017" international exhibition.

The site of the festival will be divided into thematic areas: "Energy of Fire", "Energy of Water" and "Energy of Air". Guests of the exhibition, which is harmoniously combining scientific advances with the best architectural solutions and works of art, will enjoy a unique digital installation of the French lighting artist, Alexandre Kolinka, the only refunk stlyle yurt in the world, made of recyclable materials, of the installers from Germany and the Netherlands, demonstration of architectural design in a virtual reality helmet of Italian architect, Giorgio Pini.

The Art Festival will be decorated by stylized WI-FI trees, figures of horses painted in patterns of ethnic groups living in Kazakhstan.

Little visitors of the festival will enjoy developing art objects, street theater and artistic performances.

Certainly, creative exhibition guests will be impressed by three-dimensional drawings on the pavement of the boulevard, which would visually demonstrate the vision through the eyes of talented Russian street art artists of the future of Astana with its futuristic buildings and flying vehicles.

Further information about festive cultural events in the capital is available at website.

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