Furqat Palvan-Zadecurator, researcher, filmmaker
Furqat Palvan-Zade (b. 1986, Tashkent) is an independent curator, researcher, and filmmaker. Since 2014 he has been leading the syg.ma project – a community-run platform and an expanding archive of texts on society and art. This platform serves as an engine and a tool for launching various collaborative projects mapping an international community of writers, activists, artists, and designers. As a filmmaker and a researcher, he is working on a series of experimental projects investigating the transient geographies and overlapping cultures of Central Eurasia.