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Geography

History
Cities
Architecture
Education
Kazakhstan – geographical position
 9th largest country  world’s largest landlocked country

 2.7 million square kilometers (equivalent to the Western Europe)


Kazakhstan – geographical position

Facts:

 borders with: Russia, China,


Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan,
Turkmenistan
 religions: Islam, Christianity
 ethnic groups: kazakh (56%),
russian (28%), ukrainian (3.7%),
uzbek (2.5%), german (2.4%),
uygur (1.7%), tatar (1.4%)
 total population: 16 million
(density 6 per sq. km)
Kazakhstan – national symbols

Baiterek, Astana“Golden man”,


Almaty

national kazakh clothes

the flag and coat of arms of Kazakhstan


Kazakhstan – history

 ancient nomadic tribes,


cities developed as stations
of the Silk Way
 6th – 13th centuries – Turk Khanate
(Turk State)
 13th – 16th – Mongol Empire
 17th – 18th – Kazakh Khanate
 19th century – part of Russian
Empire
 1920 - 1991 – Kazakh Soviet Socialistic
republic, part of USSR
 1991 – independent Republic
of Kazakhstan
Kazakhstan – historical architecture & places

Tamgaly, Almaty region,


14 cent. BC
Berel
sanctuary,
7-10 century
Aisha-Bibi and Karakhan mausoleums,
Taraz city 14 century

Ahmet Yassavi mausoleum,


Turkestan city, 1399 Otrar city, Otrar region, 1070
Kazakhstan – UNESCO World heritage –
Kozha Ahmet Yassavi mausoleum (1399)
Turkestan
Kazakhstan – UNESCO World heritage –
Kozha Ahmet Yassavi mausoleum (1399)
Turkestan
Kazakhstan – UNESCO World heritage –
ancient Tamgaly petrogluphs 14 cent. BC
Almaty
Kazakhstan – Berel tomb treasures
Ust-Kamenogorsk

Krim Altynbekov
Kazakhstan – nature & landscapes
Kazakh steppe (plain)

Altai mountains

Altyn Emel national


park

Caspian sea Charyn canyon

Khan Tengri peak


Kazakhstan – Khan Tengri peak, +6995 m
Khan Tengri
Kazakhstan – Zailijskij alatay mountains

Almaty

photos by:
Baurzhan Zaurbekov
Kazakhstan Charyn canyon

Almaty
Kazakhstan – Karagie depression - 116 m

Karagie
Kazakhstan – Caspian sea
Caspian sea
Kazakhstan – Caspian sea
Caspian sea

photos by:
Baurzhan Zaurbekov
Kazakhstan – National parks

Aksy-Zhabagly

Aksy-Zhabagly
Altyn-Emel

totaly more than 15


National parks
Kazakhstan – modern cities
Kazakhstan – cities

UST-KAMENOGORSK
ASTANA

BAYKONYR
ALMATY
Kazakhstan – Astana
Astana
Kazakhstan – Astana masterplan detail

1 2 3 4 5 6;7 8;9 10 11 12
Kazakhstan – Astana, Pyramid of Peace,
Foster&Partners Astana
Kazakhstan – Almaty
Residentional complex
“Nurli Tau”

Almaty

“Medeo” skating rink

Almatinka river
Kazakhstan – Baykonyr space centre Baykonur

Tohtar Aubakirov
Kazakhstan – Ust-Kamenogorsk
Ust-Kamenogorsk
Kazakhstan – Ust-Kamenogorsk – people and
places

Roman Larionov

Ilia Kazakov
Ust-Kamenogorsk – EKSTU
A-facts:

 400 students
 founded in 1958
 5 year Bachelor or Arch
 6-7 year Master of Arch

A-majors:

 Architecture – Urban planning


 Architecture – Building design
 Interior Design
 Fashion Design
EKSTU – my latest project model

4th year Urban Planning “Multifunctional complex ” project