Honored Worker of the Republic of Kazakhstan (1998). He was awarded the Order "Parasat" (2009), the medal of Astana (1998), laureate of the Makhambet National Prize, Professor of the Academy of Arts. Zhurgenova (2010).
1950 year of birth.
He graduated from the acting studio at the Kazakh State Academic Drama Theater named after M. Auezov. (1966-1968).
Graduate (1979) of the I.M. Lunacharsky (GITIS), the course of Professor I. Tumanov (Tumanashvili), People's Artist of the USSR.
The diploma work based on O. Bokey's play "Teketires" was staged at the Auezov Theater, after which he was invited to the troupe, since then more than 50 performances have been staged on this stage.
M. Auezov "Dashing Year" (stage version: N. Orazalina), A. Rakhimov "Shakarim", N. Abutaliyeva "Past Life", S. Toraigyrova "Kamar Sulu", A. Suleimenova "Situations", "Torttakta - zhaynamaz ”, “Seventh Chamber”, “Kyzday zhesir - downsizing”, A. Abisheva “Revenge”, “Kausar”, D. Isabekova “Sister” and “Little village”, S. Dosanova “Storm”, R. Seisenbaeva “Night dialogue", B. Sokpakbaeva "My name is Kozha", S. Mukanova "Bright love", S. Balgabaeva "Kazakhs who returned from the wedding", "Century without love", "Missing", B. Mailina (stage version: K. Iskaka) “Sabatage!!!.”, T. Nurmaganbetova “Kyrmanbai’s Wedding”, T. Charlie “I am your sister”, A. Tarazi “Poet. Angel. Love”, Sh. Kusainova “Aldar Kose”, F. Bulyakova “Grandmothers got married…”, Molière “How stupid I am!” (translated by A. Suleimenov), M. Fayzi. "Shoes", Iran Gaiypa, Sh. Shavayeva "Kashgaria" (Republican Uighur Theatre).
A. Rakhimov - a master in staging mass and theatrical performances: "60th anniversary of the Kazakh SSR", "60th anniversary of the Komsomol", "Nauryz", "Nauryznam", 150th anniversary of Abai, 150th anniversary of Zhambyl, 100th anniversary of Auezov, 60th anniversary of Bayan-Ulgei (Mongolia), 2000th anniversary of Taraz, "Motherland - Dostyk Ordasy", presentation of Astana, World Kurultai of Kazakhs, 150th anniversary of Shakarim, 100th anniversary of B. Momyshuly and others. Screenwriter of many festive performances, festivals and cultural events in the country. Director of theatrical concert programs. Director of enlightening cycles about goodness and morality and the ideals of Islam "Maulіt merekesі", "Kuran zharysy".
Author of the first textbook on the art of directing in the Kazakh language “Director's skill. From performance to performance” (2010)