Bright new British films in Baku for British Film Spring
The British Council Azerbaijan in cooperation with the British Embassy Azerbaijan and Nizami Cinema Centre has announced the third British Film Spring, bringing the best and brightest new UK films to an Azerbaijan audience from 28 April to 4 May ...
Jewels of World fair held in Baku

Jewels of World fair held in Baku

28.04.2017 [11:12]
The Fourth Edition of the International Jewelry and Art event, organized by Jewels of the World took place on April 26 at the prestigious Suites of Four Seasons Hotel. Baku’s most luxurious Beaux-Arts style Hotel traditionally hosts the world’s finest and ...
EU Reporter portal highlights introduction of Azerbaijani ambassador as candidate for post of UNESCO chief

EU Reporter portal highlights introduction of Azerbaijani ambassador as candidate for post of UNESCO chief

26.04.2017 [18:09]
EU Reporter portal has posted an article highlighting the introduction of Azerbaijani ambassador to Russia Polad Bulbuloghlu as a candidate for the post of UNESCO Director-General in Paris ...
National musical instruments of Islamic countries to be exhibited in Baku

National musical instruments of Islamic countries to be exhibited in Baku

24.04.2017 [15:38]
The Azerbaijani capital of Baku will host an exhibition of national musical instruments of Islamic countries. Organized by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism as part of the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games, the ...
Baku hosts solemn opening of 9th International Mstislav Rostropovich Festival

Baku hosts solemn opening of 9th International Mstislav Rostropovich Festival

24.04.2017 [13:59]
The solemn opening of the 9th International Mstislav Rostropovich Festival has been held at Azerbaijan State Philharmonic Hall named after Muslim Magomayev. Addressing the event, Azerbaijan's Culture and Tourism Minister Abulfas Garayev ...
Baku to host 9th International Mstislav Rostropovich Festival

Baku to host 9th International Mstislav Rostropovich Festival

21.04.2017 [20:42]
The 9th International Mstislav Rostropovich Festival will be held in Baku from April 23- 27. The festival is co-organized by Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Culture and Tourism, Mstislav Rostropovich Foundation and the Heydar Aliyev Foundation in accordance with the Azerbaijani President`s executive order on celebration of the 90th ...
Baku to host "Youthvision" II international song contest

Baku to host "Youthvision" II international song contest

19.04.2017 [10:18]
"Youthvision" II International Song Contest to be organized by the Ministry of Youth and Sports and the Azerbaijan Student Youth Organizations' Union (ASYOU) will be held in Baku on April 21. ...
China hosts International Youth Forum: Creativity and Heritage along the Silk Road

China hosts International Youth Forum: Creativity and Heritage along the Silk Road

18.04.2017 [13:19]
An international Youth Forum: Creativity and Heritage along the Silk Road has kicked off in China. Supported by UNESCO and the Chinese National Commission for UNESCO, the event brings together youth from over 60 ...
Azerbaijani jazz musicians to perform in Ukraine

Azerbaijani jazz musicians to perform in Ukraine

17.04.2017 [18:39]
Azerbaijani jazz musicians Rain Sultanov and Isfar Sarabsky will give a concert in Ukraine. The concert will be held at the Music Academy in Dnipro on May 28 ...
Azerbaijani mugham trio performs at Al Kamandjati festival in Palestine

Azerbaijani mugham trio performs at Al Kamandjati festival in Palestine

15.04.2017 [12:37]
An Azerbaijani mugham trio has given concerts as part of Al Kamandjati music festival in Palestine. Performances by soloist Kamila Nabiyeva, who was accompanied by Elshan Mansurov on tar and Alakbar Alakbarov on kamancha ...
“Dusen Kaseinov - 70" book presented in Baku     <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

“Dusen Kaseinov - 70" book presented in Baku VIDEO

14.04.2017 [16:40]
Azerbaijan Ataturk Center in Baku has hosted the launch of a book celebrating the 70th anniversary of TURKSOY Secretary General Dusen Kaseinov. “Dusen Kaseinov - 70" book is a joint project of the Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation and Azerbaijan ...
Baku to host concert of young performers of classical music from Islamic world

Baku to host concert of young performers of classical music from Islamic world

13.04.2017 [16:21]
Baku is launching a selection round for the sixth international contest of young performers of classical music from Islamic countries. The contest will be organized by ISESCO and Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Youth and Sport in partnership with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs ...
Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation, IRCICA sign MoU

Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation, IRCICA sign MoU

12.04.2017 [14:59]
The Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation and Research Centre for Islamic History, Art and Culture of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (IRCICA) have today signed a Memorandum of Understanding in Baku ...
Azerbaijani movie, The Steppe Man (Cholchu), awarded “The Best Feature Film” prize

Azerbaijani movie, The Steppe Man (Cholchu), awarded “The Best Feature Film” prize

12.04.2017 [11:54]
The Azerbaijani movie called "The Steppe Man" (Cholchu) has participated in the India’s “Kolkata Film Festival” and was awarded with “The Best Feature Film” prize, the film’s director told AZERTAC. The Steppe Man has already taken part in over 17 internationa ...
AZERTAC`s photo correspondent wins bronze medal in international contest in Bosnia and Herzegovina

AZERTAC`s photo correspondent wins bronze medal in international contest in Bosnia and Herzegovina

11.04.2017 [21:21]
AZERTAC`s photo correspondent Ilgar Jafarov has won the bronze medal in the Contrast 2017 exhibition of Master of Light Photographic Association. With the aim of developing knowledge about and interest in photography ...
Tone poem Khojaly 613 to be played in Brazil

Tone poem Khojaly 613 to be played in Brazil

11.04.2017 [20:52]
Tone poem Khojaly 613 by French composer Pierre Thilloy will be played at Theatro Da Paz in Belem, Brazil, on April 13. The tone poem commemorates the lives of the 613 victims of the Khojaly Massacre – the single biggest loss of life during the Armenian–Azerbaijani conflict ...
“Paris” film screened in Baku

“Paris” film screened in Baku

11.04.2017 [20:10]
Screening of “Paris”, a film directed by Cédric Klapisch was held at YARAT Contemporary Art Space within the French Film Festival. The film tells the story of a Parisian, who is ill, and is wondering if he is going to die. His condition gives him a new look at the people he meets in Paris. Considering ...
Concert celebrating centenary of Jevdet Hajiyev held in New York

Concert celebrating centenary of Jevdet Hajiyev held in New York

11.04.2017 [19:16]
On April 5, 2017, the music societies of the world came together to celebrate the centennial of Jevdet Hajiyev, one of the most prolific composers of Azerbaijan. The event took place at the famous Carnegie Hall in New York and was held as part of the “Express Yourself in ...
Azerbaijani photographer becomes second in international contest in Bulgaria

Azerbaijani photographer becomes second in international contest in Bulgaria

11.04.2017 [16:58]
Azerbaijni photographer Rashad Mehdiyev has won the second place in VOUBS International Photography Awards contest in Sophia, Bulgaria. Photographers around the world participated in the International Photography Awards – VIPA 2016. VIPA ...