YAY Gallery hosts “Something From Nothing” solo exhibition by Rashad Alakbarov
YAY Gallery has hosted the opening of a solo exhibition named “Something From Nothing” by Rashad Alakbarov. It will be open until March 31. According to philosophers, the conflict is the most necessary attribute of life for conceiving ...
Director of Azerbaijani theater joins jury of international competition

Director of Azerbaijani theater joins jury of international competition

13.02.2016 [19:45]
Director of Azerbaijan State Musical Theatre Aligismet Lalaev was invited to participate as a jury member in the Sixth International Competition of Young Artists of Operetta and Musical named after People's Artist of the USSR Vladimir Kurochkin, which will be ...
Azerbaijani sculptor becomes honorary member of Russian Academy of Arts

Azerbaijani sculptor becomes honorary member of Russian Academy of Arts

10.02.2016 [18:30]
A meeting of the Presidium of the Russian Academy of Arts was held in Moscow. President of the Russian Academy of Arts, People's Artist of the USSR Zurab Tsereteli presented Yefim Zverkov award to Vice President of the Russian Academy of Arts, People's Artist of ...
Azerbaijan joins International Book Fair in Minsk

Azerbaijan joins International Book Fair in Minsk

10.02.2016 [18:29]
The 23 Minsk International Book Fair has started in the capital of Belarus today. Delegations from 29 countries will take part in the event, including Azerbaijan, Belarus, United Kingdom, Germany, Israel, Iran, Italy, Kazakhstan, China, Kyrgyzstan, Lithuania, Russia, USA ...
National clothes of Azerbaijan’s Qarabagh region displayed in Uzbekistan

National clothes of Azerbaijan’s Qarabagh region displayed in Uzbekistan

10.02.2016 [17:56]
Azerbaijan Cultural Center named after Heydar Aliyev at the Azerbaijani Embassy in Tashkent hosted a permanent exhibition of national clothes of Qarabagh region of Azerbaijan. The exhibition demonstrates samples of men and women wedding and festive dresses of the ...
YAY Gallery to host “Something From Nothing” solo exhibition by Rashad Alakbarov

YAY Gallery to host “Something From Nothing” solo exhibition by Rashad Alakbarov

10.02.2016 [12:00]
YAY Gallery has announced a solo exhibition named “Something From Nothing” by Rashad Alakbarov to be held from February 12 to March 31. According to philosophers, the conflict is the most necessary attribute of life for conceiving human, since early ...
Jordanian Ambassador visits Translation Center in Baku

Jordanian Ambassador visits Translation Center in Baku

09.02.2016 [18:11]
Jordan's Ambassador to Azerbaijan Mohammad Nassar Ibrahim al-Habashneh visited Translation Center in Baku. The Director of the Center Afag Masud briefed the Ambassador on the activities of the organization. She said the center translates works by foreign writers and poets, including Arab ...
Azerbaijani pianist wins second prize of Chopin Competition in Estonia

Azerbaijani pianist wins second prize of Chopin Competition in Estonia

09.02.2016 [16:18]
Azerbaijani junior pianist Narmina Ismailova won the 2nd Prize of the 11th Chopin international competition of young pianists in the Estonian town of Narva. Narmina, who performed Chopin’s Waltz in E-flat major, opus 18, also joined a traditional gala concert of winners in Tallinn accompanied by the ...

Azerbaijani movies win award in international festival in China

08.02.2016 [21:44]
The Lighthouse” (Mayak), short film called as “Black Garden” the movies by Azerbaijani filmmakers, have received award in the first Asian International Film Festival in China. The author of the script is Esmira Eyub, producer Fariz Ahmadov, cameraman Nizami Abbas, art director Ibrahim Aminov ...
Azerbaijani artist Mehriban Efendi to join Bissaya Barreto exhibition

Azerbaijani artist Mehriban Efendi to join Bissaya Barreto exhibition

08.02.2016 [19:19]
The Particula Space gallery of Coimbra, Portugal, on February 11 will host a Surrealism Now exhibition sponsored and organized by Bissaya Barretto, the largest fund in Portugal. The curator of the exhibition is famous surrealist painter of Portugal Santiago Ribeiro ...
Premiere of Azerbaijani composer’s work held in San Francisco

Premiere of Azerbaijani composer’s work held in San Francisco

08.02.2016 [12:12]
The premiere of the famous Azerbaijani composer Firangiz Alizade’s work “Dance” has been held in San Francisco, US, the Consulate General of Azerbaijan in Los Angeles said. Arranged within the Kronos Festival, the masterpiece of Azerbaijani composer was performed by the ...
Azerbaijan-Russia Friendship Bridge: best works to be displayed in State Duma

Azerbaijan-Russia Friendship Bridge: best works to be displayed in State Duma

07.02.2016 [14:48]
The Moscow House of Nationalities hosted an award ceremony of the winners of art contest. The Azerbaijan-Russia Friendship Bridge international project has involved students from Russian and Azerbaijani schools and art centers. ...
Pierre Richard: Good memories light up in my mind when I remember Baku

Pierre Richard: Good memories light up in my mind when I remember Baku

04.02.2016 [20:55]
“Good memories light up in my mind when I remember Baku,” French actor Pierre Richard has told journalists in Russia. The star of French and world cinema shared memories of his visit to Baku, which took place many years ago and made “a lasting impression” on him ...
Endless Corridor wins “Humanitarian Award” of Accolade Global Film Competition

Endless Corridor wins “Humanitarian Award” of Accolade Global Film Competition

04.02.2016 [12:25]
Lithuanian director Aleksandras Brokas' “Endless Corridor” film about the Khojaly Massacre has won the “Humanitarian Award” of Global Accolade Global Film Competition. The Accolade Global Film Competition Humanitarian Award honors filmmakers who are bringing awareness to issues of Ecological, Political ...
Azerbaijani violinist performs in Madrid

Azerbaijani violinist performs in Madrid

02.02.2016 [19:20]
Azerbaijani violinist Kamran Omarly has performed at a chamber concert of students of Queen Sofia College of Music in Madrid. Together with Turkish pianist Izem Gurer and Spanish cellist Paula Brizuela, the young Azerbaijani musician performed pieces by Russian composer Dmitri Shostakovich ...
Alim Qasimov to perform in London

Alim Qasimov to perform in London

02.02.2016 [16:27]
People's artist of Azerbaijan Alim Qasimov will perform in London. The concert slated for July 14, will feature the renowned mugham singer and his daughter, gifted musician Farqana Qasimova. The concert will also feature performance of Rafael Asgarov, Rauf Islamov, Zeki ...
Azerbaijani culture development fund established in Dnepropetrovsk

Azerbaijani culture development fund established in Dnepropetrovsk

01.02.2016 [18:43]
Azerbaijani culture development fund has been set up in Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine, AZERTAC reports quoting the Ukrainian news agency Ukrainskiye Natsionalniye Novosti. The fund named after Muslim Magomayev aims to develop culture, arts and sports in this largest region ...
Exhibition of Azerbaijani artists due in Tehran and Tabriz

Exhibition of Azerbaijani artists due in Tehran and Tabriz

01.02.2016 [17:21]
An exhibition of famous Azerbaijani artists will be organized in Tehran and Tabriz, Iran's cultural attache in Baku Ibrahim Ibrahimi has told media here. According to Ibrahimi, the Iranian side and the Azerbaijan State Academy of Fine Arts reached an agreement to hold joint workshops ...
Ali and Nino joins film festival in United States

Ali and Nino joins film festival in United States

29.01.2016 [22:25]
Ali and Nino film was screened at the Sundance International Film Festival, Utah, the United States. The film was screening in Premiere category ...