HISTORY OF DESIGN FACULTY

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This year marks the 25th anniversary of Design, which, as you all know, was first opened in KazGASA in 1992 for the first time in Kazakhstan.

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HISTORY OF DESIGN FACULTY

In 1992 on the basis of the Architecture Department new major "Design of Architectural Environment" on Y.I. Bakhmutov’s initiative was established.

At the same time the Design Department was created.

Almost, immediately after gaining independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan in Kazakh Leading Academy of Architecture and Civil Engineering was established Design major, as the personification of the beginning of a new time and a new modern look for organization of object and spatial environment as a whole. 
During 1992-2000, the founding dean of these two specializations and the first head of the department was Yuri I. Bakhmutov - professor, candidate of architecture, vice president of the Union of Designers of Kazakhstan.
In 1995 the second design major - "Advertising Design" was established.

The main activity of the Department is practice real and important projects and participation in different competitions. 
Some of these works:

During 1995-1996, the development of the concept of transformation of the architectural environment of Turkestan city related to 1500 anniversary of the city and complex project for receiving pilgrims and tourists.
After development stage and improvement of original methods of teaching methods the faculty became regional scientific and methodical center. As it was noted in the past Y.I. Bakhmutov’s: "In our days the specialists of this profile are most popular in our society. Designers who received professional education actively support qualitative changes of life in Kazakhstan through the environment transformation". New specialty became more popular. Design Department opened in Almaty and other cities in Kazakhstan.
But fruitful activity of Y.I. Bakhmutov was interrupted regarding his early death in 2003. During this period President of the Union of Designers of the RK Timur Suleimenov and director of the Almaty Center of modern art V.V.Ibrayeva supported our department.

1998 
• The project of the exhibition "Science of Kazakhstan - from the path to the future", devoted to 100th anniversary of K.Satpayev, which took place in UNESCO HQ in Paris.

1999
• Exhibitions of the Department students, organized by the Sport Committee of the Republic of Kazakhstan for Olympic Museum exhibition in Lausanne (Switzerland).
• An exhibition of student works devoted to Karlaga victims.

2000 
• "Saint Etienne 2000" - Design Biennale (France). 2 students works demonstrated in Designer Workout exhibition; 
• Participation and win in competition of the Netherlands Embassy for creation of symbol of Small Grants Fund; 
• Exhibition and performance organized by teachers and students of the department "Almaty Kitsch" "Look" gallery.

2001 
• “Youth Festival of disposable clothes” headed by the Contemporary Art Center Of Soros Almaty ; 
• Organization and holding of international seminar “Felt fabric in Central Asia” headed by teachers of National School of industrial design (Paris, France) and students of years 2-5by speciality “Design” and conclusive collaborative French – Kyrgyz- Kazakh exhibition of works in “Ular” gallery;
• Organization and holding of advertising materials competition “Healthy life style”.

2002
• Participation of the best diploma works in exhibition “Advertisement and polygraph”, 5 works were awarded with Diplomas of participants;
• Active participation in competition “The Great Silk Way”;
• Active participation and win of students of the department in competition organized by EU “European Cinema week”;
• Organization and holding international seminar and competition “Lighting Design” headed by teacher of National School of Industrial Design (Paris, France);
Also 3 French students from the National School of Industrial Design (Paris, France) had internship at the department. At present time one of these students works on real project “Festival of traditional Kazakh music” with participation of students from Design Department.

2003 
• Participation of students from the department in the First Kazakhstan competition “The best interior of residence house and apartment”, organized and performed by the Design Department in cooperation with “Elite house” magazine and A. Kasteyev Art Museum.

2004
• Participation of students from the department in the Second Kazakhstan competition “The best interior of residence house and apartment”, organized and performed by the Design Department in cooperation with “Elite house” magazine and Atakent Exhibition center.

2005
• Successful participation of large group of students (40 persons) in arrangement and Design-atmosphere of New Music Festival “Nauryz - 21” headed by K.V. Chiknoverova;
• Participation of large group of students (20 persons) in the I-st competition of textile drawings of young design
еrs in AKHBK Almaty. Diplomas of the 1st, 2nd and 3rd level.

2006
• Successful participation of large group of students (44 persons) in arrangement and Design-program of New Music Festival “Nauryz - 21” headed by K.V. Chiknoverova;
• Participation of large group of students (32 persons) in the II-nd competition of textile drawings of young design
еrs in AKHBK Almaty. Diplomas of the 1st, 2nd and 3rd level.

2007
• Participation of large group of students (48 persons) in arrangement and Design-program of New Music Festival “Nauryz - 21” headed by L.V. Sidorenko.

2008
• Competition “City
и Design” organized in cooperation with the First President’s Fund and Kazakhstan Designers’ Union, active participation of students and teachers of the Design Faculty. Diplomas of the 2nd and 3rd level.

2009 
• Active participation of students from Design Faculty in prestigious “Stroganov Design Festival”, Moscow;
• The second competition “City
и Design” organized in cooperation with the First President’s Fund and Kazakhstan Designers’ Union, active participation of students and teachers of the Design Faculty. Diplomas of the 1st and 2nd level (City bus stop).

2010 
• Active participation of students from Design Faculty in Design Festival “White Autumn” headed by invited teacher N.N. Turekhanov;
• Holding Design Olympics of Design Schools of Kazakhstan;
• Active participation of students from Design Faculty in the International Design Olympics (Moscow). Diplomas, certificates;
• The third competition “City
и Design” organized in cooperation with the First President’s Fund and Kazakhstan Designers’ Union(“City poster” and “Emblem of city districts”), active participation of students and teachers of the Design Faculty. Diplomas of the 2nd and 3rd level.

2011 
• Active participation of students from Design Faculty in the International Competition of the best diploma projects under
МООSАО. From 11 diploma projects of students from Design Faculty represented at the competition 4 projects were awarded with diplomas of the 1st grade, 5 works - diplomas of the 2nd grade, 2 works – diplomas of the 3rd level; 
• Active participation of students from Design Faculty in Design Festival “White Autumn” headed by invited teacher N.N. Turekhanov;
• In frames of 50-years anniversary of the Architecture Faculty students and teachers of Design Faculty took active part in workshop in cooperation with Seoul Design School.

2012 
• Competition, master-class “Lighting Design” arranged by the Design Faculty of IEC in cooperation with Kazakhstan Press Club and Philips Company. For estimation and awarding ceremony of the competition and for lection the teacher Umberto Juraudo was invited from world-known British Design School;
• Participation of large group of students (72 people) in workout of design of opening installations for Arbat Fest 2012 - “Start of light”. In the frames of the festival master class of Design
еr and artist Andrey Lyublinskiy was organized. 
 

2013

• In 2013, the Diploma project contest was held in St. Petersburg and the placement of prizes for the best student thesis was as follows:
2 projects were awarded diplomas of 1-degree,
6 projects with diplomas of 2- degree,
1 project with diploma of 3 - degree.

• In November 2013, acad. prof. Akhmedova A.T. on the invitation of a PhD Coordinator of La Sapienza University gave a lectures to faculty and PhD students of the Faculty of Architecture (Rome). Our Bachelor student Valery Klets is getting her PhD at the La Sapienza University. Her consultant from Kazakhstan is Academic Professor of the Design Department prof.Sabitov Alim.