Syrlybek Bekbotayev born in Konurtobe, Kazakhstan in 1987. He lives and works in Almaty (Kazakhstan). Bekbotayev belongs to the new generation of photographers and video makers of the contemporary scene of Central Asia.
2010 : graduated from the Graphic Departmen of Ahmet Yesevi university.
2012 : he incorporates the artists group Kyzyl Traktor (red tractor) with whom he develops a critical speech and shake up the traditions.
Syrlybek Bekbotayev exhibited in many collective exhibitions
2014 : he received « The Sovereign Asian Art Prize ».
2015 : First personal exhibition in Stimultania, Strasbourg
Within the framework of:
E.CITY – ALMATY / KAZAKHSTAN: YEARS OF SILENCE, SYRLYBEK BEKBOTAYEV: 23 January to 29 March 2015