Interior view of The Tashkent House of Photography, Tashkent, 2010. Photo: Natalya Revina
A part of the Academy of Arts Uzbekistan, The Tashkent House of Photography is charged with the development and promotion of photographic art in Uzbekistan. Located in the center of Tashkent in a monumental building with a façade executed in the style of Medieval Eastern architecture and decorated with a tile portal. Within this building is a spacious exhibition hall exceeding 1500 square meters, office facilities, darkrooms, and classrooms. In addition to master classes, exhibitions, and seminars, The Tashkent House of Photography is also responsible for organizing competitions and festivals, and is currently compiling a computer archive and video collection that documents the history and theory of photography.