Aspan Gallery is a modern art gallery located in Almaty. The gallery presents and supports the Central Asian artists by holidng the exhibitions, making the publications and creating the educational programs and residences. The gallery initiated a series of solo exhibitions of Central Asian contemporary artists in cooperation with the Kasteyev State Museum of Arts in 2015. Aspan Gallery also holds exhibitions of foreign contemporary artists. The gallery creates a platform for the development of art processes in Central Asia and promotes a broad understanding of contemporary art. Organizers believe that art can develop critical and creative thinking and thereby make society more open.