The collapse of the Soviet Union caused an ideological vacuum and massive economic shock due to which in the newly independent Central Asian States the arts and culture community had lost its role and support. In this orientational void and societies’ search of a new identities, identification with and sense of purpose of the state, the objective of “Moving Culture” is to support the arts and culture community on site and through exchanges to regain a role and to become an acknowledged seismograph and mirror of and sensitizer for social processes.

In implementing it's mission the society draws on experitise from among it's members as well as external one.