Saule Dyussenbina

Born in 1971 in Karaganda,Kazakhstan. Since 1986 she lives and works in Almaty.

2002 laureate of the 2nd prize of the „Shabyt“ festival in Astana. 2010-2013 taught at the Art Academy. Almaty (Department of Fashion Design).


1997 – State Art Academy (department „Painting), Almaty
1990- Almaty Art School (Design Department)

Artist Statement:

I am interested in people, phenomena, their interconnections. I observe them, and often I notice funny and beautiful, ridiculous and ugly. I try to tell you about it and how I feel. I work in different media: painting, graphics, animation, video.

Personal Exhibitions:

2017 – „Wall-paper Kazakh Funny Games“ Esentai Gallery, Almaty
2014 – “Ou”, Esentai Gallery, Almaty
2011 – „Memory Card“, Art Center Alma-Ata, Almaty

Group Exhibitions:

2021 – “Cultural Ecology of Asia” Dallas Art Fair Projects, Dallas, USA
2020 – “New mythologies of Central Asia”, exhibition of three artists, Sapar Gallery, New York, USA
2020 – “Contemporary Collage of Central Asia”, Sapar Gallery, New York, USA
2019 – „Stories of the Great Steppe“ traveling exhibition in the cities of Shymkent, Taraz, Taldykorgan, KZ
2019 – “Whole life  is collage”, Aspan gallery, Almaty, KZ
2018 – „Bad Jokes“, Art Meken Gallery, Almaty, KZ
2018 – “Focus Kazakhstan-Eurasian Utopia: Postscript”, Suwon Ipark Museum of Art, Suwon, South Korea
2018 – “Focus Kazakhstan: Post-Nomadic Mind”, Wapping Hydraulic Power Station, London, England
2018 – “Postcolonial Art of Central Asia” Gedok Gallery, Karlsruhe, Germany
2019-2018 – „Die Grenze“ Traveling exhibition organized by the Goethe Institute (Moscow, St. Petersburg, Krasnoyarsk, Kiev, Minsk, Dortmund, Tbilisi, Baku, Almaty, Tashkent)
2017 – „After the Future“, National Museum, Astana, KZ
2015 – „Topografica“ AUCA, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
2013 – „Women’s work. Portrait of a woman in the future“, Umai gallery, Almaty, KZ


State Museum of Arts, Almaty,Kazakhstan
Collection of American University of Central Asia, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, USA
Eurasian Cultural Alliance Collection, Kazakhstan, USA
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, USА
Private collections

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