19 April 2019     Conferences  

President of the European Association of Folklore Festivals - EAFF, Kaloyan Nikolov was guest of Scientific conference "The role of Bakhshi Art in the World Civilization". Conference is a part of International Bakhshi Art Festival's accompanying events. Prof. Assoc. Dr. Natalia Rashkova from the Institute of Ethnology and Folklore Studies in the Ethnographic Museum of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences also participated in the scientific forum. More than 13 countries participated in the discussions related to the cultural importance of the festival.

Kaloyan Nikolov presented a presentation about the structure of the European Association of Folklore Festivals in front of participants from 24 countries. The presentation was carried out in the process of one of the six panels in connection with the organizational processes of festivals of different character.

During his visit in Tashkent, the President of the European Association of Folklore Festivals had the pleasure to meet the rector of the Uzbekistan State Institute of Arts and Culture, Doctor of Philology, Prof. Ibrohim Yuldashev.