The Washington Times publishes article titled “Tovuz, the land of antiquity and natural beauty”
The Washington Times has posted an article headlined “Tovuz, the land of antiquity and natural beauty”. The article reads: “The region draws its name from two of the ancient Turkish tribes that settled there: the Tovuz and the Ovuz. Its buildings and monuments preserve some of the region’s rich culture and history, dating to medieval times ...
Azerbaijan, Brooklyn discuss opportunities for cultural exchange

Azerbaijan, Brooklyn discuss opportunities for cultural exchange

29.01.2015 [16:16]
Azerbaijani Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfas Garayev has met Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams to discuss opportunities for cooperation between the country and the borough. Mr Adams said Brooklyn and Sabail District, Baku, signed a ...
Another presentation of Kamal Abdulla’s The Incomplete Manuscript held in Italy   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Another presentation of Kamal Abdulla’s The Incomplete Manuscript held in Italy VIDEO

28.01.2015 [15:34]
Another presentation of Kamal Abdulla’s The Incomplete Manuscript book has been held in Rome by Azerbaijan`s Embassy to Italy, Leusso Humanitarian Research Association, Il Nodo di Gordio think tank and Sandra Teti Editore publishing house. Moderated by Deputy Director of Italy's national public broadcasting ...
Exhibition of Azerbaijani artists opens in London

Exhibition of Azerbaijani artists opens in London

28.01.2015 [13:15]
A joint exhibition of Azerbaijan`s talented artists Aida Mahmudova and Faig Ahmed has opened in Louise Blouin Foundation in London. The exhibition 'Exploring Inward' curated by Farah Piriyeva was organized by Buta Arts Center as part of the 2nd Buta Festival of Azerbaijani ...
Azerbaijan, UN discuss cooperation prospects

Azerbaijan, UN discuss cooperation prospects

27.01.2015 [17:59]
Azerbaijani Culture and Tourism Minister Abulfaz Garayev, who is visiting the USA, has discussed prospects for the country`s cooperation with UN as he met Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. They discussed the relations between Azerbaijan and the United Nations, particularly its bodies, including UNESCO, the United Nations Alliance ...
Azerbaijan to perform in second semi-final of Eurovision Song Contest   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Azerbaijan to perform in second semi-final of Eurovision Song Contest VIDEO

26.01.2015 [19:09]
Azerbaijan will perform in the second semi-final of the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest. Moments ago, the Host City Insignia ceremony and the Semi-Final Allocation Draw for the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest took place at the City Hall in Vienna, Austria. ...

Azerbaijan, Norway discuss cultural cooperation

26.01.2015 [18:44]
Azerbaijan`s Ambassador to Norway Adish Mammadov has met State Secretary to the Norwegian Minister of Culture Bjorgulv Vinje Borgundvaag. During the meeting, the parties discussed how to expand cultural and humanitarian cooperation between the two countries. ...
“Shining star of the Caucasus - Azerbaijan” book published in Hungarian language

“Shining star of the Caucasus - Azerbaijan” book published in Hungarian language

25.01.2015 [10:54]
The “Shining star of the Caucasus - Azerbaijan” book, co-authored by famous Hungarian scientist, Dr. Borbala Obrusanszky and chairman of the Public Union “Recognition of Genocide Truths” Jeyhun Alakbarov, has been published in Hungarian language. The book features full information about Azerbaijan`s culture, tourism, history, economy and ...
Azerbaijan Museum of Miniature Books entered Guinness Book of World Records

Azerbaijan Museum of Miniature Books entered Guinness Book of World Records

23.01.2015 [21:20]
The world’s first private Museum of Miniature Books located in Icheri Sheher Historical and Architectural Reserve has been entered the Guinness Book of World Records as the world's largest collection of miniature books. Founder and creator of the museum ...
Australian Ancient Origins portal publishes article on ancient monuments of Azerbaijan

Australian Ancient Origins portal publishes article on ancient monuments of Azerbaijan

23.01.2015 [17:57]
Australian Ancient Origins portal has published an article titled “The Early Temples and Monuments of the Alban People in Ancient Azerbaijan”. The article reads: “The territories of ancient Azerbaijan, known as Caucasian Albania covered a wide area and was populated by many prehistoric tribes ...
Azerbaijan to attend opening ceremony of “Mary-2015 cultural capital of Turkish world”

Azerbaijan to attend opening ceremony of “Mary-2015 cultural capital of Turkish world”

22.01.2015 [15:40]
Head of Department at the Azerbaijani ministry of culture and tourism Fikrat Babayev, a group of musicians will attend the opening ceremony of “Mary-2015 cultural capital of Turkish world”. The ceremony will be held at Mary, Turkmenistan on January 27. ...
Azerbaijani movies to join Varesh International Short Film

Azerbaijani movies to join Varesh International Short Film

22.01.2015 [10:25]
Azerbaijani movies will join the 8th edition of Varesh International Short Film Festival to last from January 19 to February 22 in Iran. The Festival will be hosted by Iran and attended by filmmakers from Caspian region countries. The festival includes such documentary films of "Azanfilm" studio as "Melting Island", "Inheritance", "Lahic" as well as the animated film ...
YAY gallery to present solo exhibition by German artists Margret Eicher

YAY gallery to present solo exhibition by German artists Margret Eicher

22.01.2015 [10:00]
YAY gallery on January 29 will host the first exhibition in 2015 by German artist Margret Eicher’s solo exhibition “Regime of Images”. Margret Eicher is a German conceptual artist specializing in tapestry. Margret is famous for her enormous tapestries, in which she combines ...
Azerbaijani Ambassador meets Jordanian Minister of Culture

Azerbaijani Ambassador meets Jordanian Minister of Culture

21.01.2015 [18:48]
Azerbaijan`s Ambassador in Amman Sabir Aghabeyov has met Jordanian Minister of Culture Lana Mamkegh. Speaking on the fraternal relations between the two countries, Minister Lana Mamkegh noted that the personal friendship between the heads of states played an important role in strengthening the bilateral ties. “The high level of existing bilateral political ties makes ...
Azerbaijani People's Artist to perform in Jaipur Literature Festival in India   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Azerbaijani People's Artist to perform in Jaipur Literature Festival in India VIDEO

19.01.2015 [18:10]
Azerbaijani People's Artist Alim Gasimov will give a concert in the Jaipur Literature Festival in India. During the concert, the Azerbaijani mugham singer will share the stage with his daughter Fargana Gasimova. ...

TEAS to pay tribute to Khojaly victims

19.01.2015 [17:59]
The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) will commemorate Khojaly victims in Paris on February 23. "FeMusa" ensemble and its director, Azerbaijani violinist Nazrin Rashidova ...
Heydar Aliyev Foundation-organized Days of Azerbaijani Culture open in Megeve, France

Heydar Aliyev Foundation-organized Days of Azerbaijani Culture open in Megeve, France

19.01.2015 [16:07]
Another event was organized within the framework of the project “Cultural Treasures of Azerbaijan – A Pearl of the Caucasus” being implemented with the objective of more closely introducing Azerbaijan in France, with the organizational support of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation and assistance by Azerbaijan’s Embassy in France. Opening of the Days of Azerbaijani Culture took place in the city ...

Romanian National Culture Day celebrated in Azerbaijan

16.01.2015 [14:40]
Romanian National Culture Day was celebrated in Azerbaijan. Ambassador of Romania talked about the importance of this day for Romanian people, as well as about excellent bilateral relations ...

UN to host presentation of “Baku Process” and 3rd World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue

15.01.2015 [15:51]
Presentation of the “Baku Process” and the 3rd World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue on January 27 will be held at the UN Headquarters. The presentation ceremony will be organized by the Azerbaijani minister of culture and tourism, Azerbaijani ...