Interview with Galim Madanov and Zauresh Terekbay – Central Asia Pavilion – 54th International Art Exhibition – la Biennale di Venezia
Galim Madanov. In 1985 he graduated from the Fine Arts Faculty of National Film Institute in Moscow and in 2004 receveid his master’s degree in philosophy and political science at the Al-Farabi Kazakth National University. Works in the media of painting, video and installations. He is the participant of more than a hundred exhibition, among which are ten solo axhibition (1992-2008) organized in Kazakhstan, France, Liechstein, Israel, and Great Britain. Often Works together in an artistic team with Zauresh Terekbay. Lives and works in Almaty, Kazakhstan.
Zauresh Tarekbay. Author of installations and objects, indipendent curator. She has graduated from Almaty Teacher Institute, Faculty of Foreign Languages and script writing course of the film studio Kazakhfilm. Participant of national, regional and international exhibition. Initiated a number art and cinema projects, like the series of competitions and exhibition Art Against Poverty, Almaty, 2002. Lives and works in Almaty, Kazakhstan.