On June 2, 2019, the youth exhibition “First Contact” was held at the Palace of Independence. Exhibition was organized within the framework of the Year of Youth in Kazakhstan. works of 22 Kazakhstani artists are shown in the gallery .
The founder of the Astana Art Show, Dina Baitasova, greeted guests with a solemn speech.
The exhibition presents works of artists, who are focused on experimental approaches in art, working with new media, video, photography, installation and performance. Young curator Anvar Musrepov was main curator of the exhibition.
More than 1,000 people visited the exhibition.