Works of outstanding Azerbaijani composer sounded in Stockholm
Works of outstanding Azerbaijani composer Fikret Amirov sounded in Stockholm. The concert was organized by the French Embassy in Sweden and held at the French Cultural Center. The concert was attended by representatives of the French community in Sweden, the ...
Azerbaijan’s “Steppe Man” awarded at Indonesian movie festival

Azerbaijan’s “Steppe Man” awarded at Indonesian movie festival

29.09.2014 [15:40]
Azerbaijani movie, the Steppe Man (Cholchu), has been awarded “For Best Direction” at the prestigious International Movie Award – 2014 in Jakarta, Indonesia. The plot of the film, which has been directed by Azerbaijani filmmaker Shamil Aliyev, revolves around the story of a steppe man living far from the cities ...

Broadcaster MRT announces 20 artists who will fight for ticket to represent Macedonia in Eurovision 2015

29.09.2014 [14:29]
The F.Y.R. Macedonian broadcaster MRT announced 20 lucky artists who will fight for the ticket to represent F.Y.R. Macedonia in Vienna. MRT has announced that the F.Y.R. Macedonian national final will take place on the eve of the Day of Liberation of Skopje, on the 12th of November. This season, the broadcaster ...
YARAT to participate in VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary

YARAT to participate in VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary

29.09.2014 [12:00]
YARAT, a not-for-profit contemporary art organisation, will participate in VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary as the VIENNA Focus special exhibition for 2014. YARAT brings together new work by three artists responding to Sovetsky, an impoverished and run-down district in Baku. Orkhan Huseynov, Sanan Aleskerov and Aida Mahmudova present new works in video ...

Solo exhibition by Rashad Babayev opens at Baku Museum of Modern Art

28.09.2014 [10:00]
A solo exhibition, The Island, by artist Rashad Babayev has opened at the Baku Museum of Modern Art. Speaking to the opening ceremony, head of the YARAT Contemporary Art Space ...

Director of Translation Center of Azerbaijan joins international book fair in Sweden

27.09.2014 [13:48]
Director of the Translation Center under the Cabinet of Ministers Afag Masud has participated in the international Göteborg Book Fair in Sweden. As part of the visit, the Azerbaijani delegation has met representatives of the Swedish Academy, as well as Swedish Arts Council and Bonnier Group Agency ...
Exhibition of French artist opens in Baku

Exhibition of French artist opens in Baku

27.09.2014 [11:24]
Personal exhibition of the recognized French artist Bernard Buffet opened at Heydar Aliyev Center in Baku. The ceremony was attended by the vice-president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva and Arzu Aliyeva. ...
 Azerbaijani film called “Over the Sky of Azerbaijan” presented in Madrid

Azerbaijani film called “Over the Sky of Azerbaijan” presented in Madrid

26.09.2014 [11:07]
The documentary film “Over the Sky of Azerbaijan” was produced on the initiative and support of Azerbaijani Embassy in Spain, devoted to the young pilots who studied in Azerbaijan during the civil war in Spain within 1936-1939s last century and presented in Madrid ...
 Baku hosts exhibition titles "Sharaku interpreted by Japan Contemporary Artists"

Baku hosts exhibition titles "Sharaku interpreted by Japan Contemporary Artists"

26.09.2014 [10:54]
The exhibition "Sharaku interpreted by Japan Contemporary Artists" was jointly organized by Japan Fund and Embassy of Japan in Azerbaijan at the Azerbaijan National Art Museum. Chingiz Farzaliyev, the director of National Art Museum welcomed the guests and spoke ...
Baku to host exhibition of French artist

Baku to host exhibition of French artist

24.09.2014 [16:07]
“Natavan” gallery of Baku on September 25-28 will host an exhibition of French artist Fernand Zacot. On September 26 the French artist will hold master classes in stereoscopic photos. Fernand Zacot was born in 1950 in Egypt, arrived in Marseille where covered school ...
Leyla Aliyeva: “The darkest works of Bernard Buffet give positive energy”

Leyla Aliyeva: “The darkest works of Bernard Buffet give positive energy”

24.09.2014 [14:39]
The official opening ceremony of personal exhibition of Bernard Buffet will be held at Heydar Aliyev Center on September 26. 43 works of artist will be demonstrated at first exhibition in Baku. The catalog covering reproduction of Bernard Buffet works was published on the eve of the opening ceremony. The author of the preface in the catalog is Leyla Aliyeva, Vice-President of Heydar Aliyev ...
Azerbaijani art masters perform in Paris

Azerbaijani art masters perform in Paris

23.09.2014 [10:56]
The Place Saint-Sulpice in Paris hosted the opening ceremony of the colorful Azerbaijani Camp here. The event organized by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation was attended by Azerbaijan's First Lady and President of the Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva. ...

Adrenaline festival to be held at Baku Crystal Hall

22.09.2014 [17:56]
Baku Crystal Hall will host "Adrenaline festival" with participation of the world performers and djs Nicole Scherzinger, Will I Am, Apl.de.ap, Redfoo on November 1. Stefan Kendal Gordy, better known by his stage name Redfoo, is an American singer, dancer ...
Azerbaijan State Dance Ensemble performs in Paris

Azerbaijan State Dance Ensemble performs in Paris

21.09.2014 [14:44]
Azerbaijan State Dance Ensemble has given an impressive concert in the Azerbaijani Village, which is arranged by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation at the Place Saint-Sulpice in Paris. Azerbaijan State Dance Ensemble was founded in 1970. Within 44 years, the ensemble has ...
“Azerbaijani Village” opens in Paris, Azerbaijani first lady Mehriban Aliyeva attended the ceremony

“Azerbaijani Village” opens in Paris, Azerbaijani first lady Mehriban Aliyeva attended the ceremony

20.09.2014 [18:19]
The “Azerbaijani Village” organized by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation at the Place Saint-Sulpice opened in Paris with the participation of first lady, President of the Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva. ...
“Steppe Man” to be presented at “International Movie Awards – 2014” festival

“Steppe Man” to be presented at “International Movie Awards – 2014” festival

18.09.2014 [17:50]
The Steppe Man (Cholchu), a movie by Azerbaijani filmmaker Shamil Aliyev, will be presented at the “International Movie Awards – 2014” (IMA-2014) festival in Indonesia due on September 24. Feature, short and documentary films participate in the festival. 44 films of the world countries have been qualified for the Platinum Awards and Gold Awards. ...

Heydar Aliyev Foundation arranges Azerbaijani Village in Paris

18.09.2014 [14:42]
The Azerbaijani Village has been organized by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation at the Place Saint-Sulpice in Paris. It will host various exhibitions on the history, culture and tourism of Azerbaijan. Exhibitions “Cultural values of Azerbaijan – pearls of the Caucasus”, “Nizami Ganjavi” and “France through the eyes of Azerbaijani artists” will showcase items related ...
Shadows of Gobustan ballet staged at UNESCO headquarters, Azerbaijani first lady watches the event

Shadows of Gobustan ballet staged at UNESCO headquarters, Azerbaijani first lady watches the event

18.09.2014 [13:14]
Shadows of Gobustan ballet by great Azerbaijani composer Faraj Garayev has been staged at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris. Azerbaijani first lady, UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Mehriban Aliyeva watched the show. Prior to the start of the ballet Mehriban Aliyeva had a meeting with UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova ...
Permanent Mission of Azerbaijan to UN Office organizes “Les lumières obscures” art exhibition

Permanent Mission of Azerbaijan to UN Office organizes “Les lumières obscures” art exhibition

17.09.2014 [18:30]
The opening ceremony of the “Les lumières obscures” (“Dark lights”) art exhibition under the cycle “European Roots” was organized on 15 September 2014 by the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Azerbaijan to the United Nations Office and other international organizations at Geneva and the Permanent Delegation of the Council of Europe to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva. ...