The city of Vyshny Volochyok, Tver province, Russia has inaugurated a street and unveiled a bas-relief commemorating Muslim Magomayev on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the late singer`s birth. Addressing the ceremony, Aleksandr Borisov, mayor of the city, said that both Azerbaijan ...

Azerbaijan`s artist to present his works in Germany

18.08.2017 [11:16]
Azerbaijan`s Honorary Artist Ashraf Heybatov will present his works in Berlin, Germany. Being one of the eminent art photo masters in Azerbaijan, Ashraf is in constant search for synthesis of East and West traditions, of national originality ...

Another success of AZERTAC`s photo correspondent in international contest

17.08.2017 [11:03]
AZERTAC`s photo correspondent Ilgar Jafarov has won “Photo journalism” nomination at the Shadow Hunter Circuit 2017 in Serbia. Ilgar was also awarded PSA (Photographic Society of America) Honorable Mention for “Two in dive” photo which he took at the ...

Gabala to host 5th International Jam Festival

16.08.2017 [19:22]
The fifth international Jam festival will be held in Gabala, Azerbaijan, on August 26. The festival will be co-organized by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, Gabala District Executive Authority, Azerbaijan National Culinary Center and National Culinary Association ...

Baku to host series of events marking 25th anniversary of Azerbaijan-Republic of Korea diplomatic relations

16.08.2017 [14:48]
Azerbaijani Deputy Minister of Culture and Tourism Nazim Samadov has said Baku will host a series of events marking the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Azerbaijan and the Republic of Korea this year. “These events will include an exhibition, s taekwondo tournament, presentation of national ...

Moscow to host concert commemorating Muslim Magomayev

14.08.2017 [13:28]
A concert marking the 75th anniversary of world-renowned singer and composer, People's Artist of USSR Muslim Magomayev will be held in Crocus City Hall, Moscow, on October 21. The two-part concert will feature songs from the famous ...

Muslim Magomayev’s statue to be erected in Kiev

12.08.2017 [18:41]
A statue of world-renowned opera and pop singer, composer, Peoples’ Artist of USSR Muslim Magomayev will be erected in the center of the Ukrainian capital of Kiev. The statue will be located in a park also named after Magomayev that will be built here. ...

President Ilham Aliyev confers Sharaf Order upon Alim Gasimov

12.08.2017 [18:09]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has issued an order to confer Sharaf Order upon Peoples’ Artist Alim Gasimov. The Order recognizes Alim Gasimov`s contribution to the development of Azerbaijan`s musical culture. ...

Baku to host Euro Tolerance festival

11.08.2017 [20:36]
Euro Tolerance festival will be held in Baku in October. Organized by the Delegation of the European Union to Azerbaijan, the festival will mark the 60th anniversary of the Treaties of Rome ...

Azerbaijani violinist gives concert in London

11.08.2017 [19:40]
Renowned Azerbaijani violinist Nazrin Rashidova has given a concert at St. James's Church in London. Accompanied by pianist Daniel Grimwood, she performed works of Joseph Jongen and Paul Lewis ...

YARAT launches Camping and Gramping summer camp program

11.08.2017 [17:34]
YARAT launches Camping and Gramping summer camp program. Unique idea of this camp is to bring together two generations – youth from 8 to 17 ages with their grandparents. Every week of this camp will have a specific theme. ...

Patricia Kaas to perform in Baku

09.08.2017 [21:21]
World famous French singer Patricia Kaas will give a concert at the Heydar Aliyev Palace in Baku on October 18. She already performed in Baku in 2014, presenting "Kaas Chante Piaf" ("Kaas Sings Piaf") concert dedicated to French cabaret singer, songwriter ...

Azerbaijan Culture Days to be held in Minsk

09.08.2017 [15:23]
Azerbaijan Culture Days will be held in Minsk, Belarus, on August 12, according to Minsk City Executive Committee. The event will be organized by the Congress of Azerbaijani Communities in Belarus in partnership with Minsk City Executive ...

Decorative and applied arts festival to be held in Baku

05.08.2017 [11:07]
The glamorous festival of decorative and applied arts will kick off in Art Villa gallery. The exhibition will feature original and unique pieces of art, including batik, tapestry, ceramics, stained glass, jewelry and rugs. ...

Indonesian ambassador: Azerbaijan is the pearl of the Caspian Sea

04.08.2017 [18:45]
“With its rich history Azerbaijan is the pearl of the Caspian Sea,” said Indonesian ambassador Husnan Bey Fanani at a presentation of his country in Baku. He noted that the embassy plans to hold a number of events ...

Is Turkey returning to Eurovision 2018?

02.08.2017 [16:11]
The rumour mill is hot as iron these days, specially when talk about the much anticipated and awaited return of Turkey in the Eurovision Song Contest. According to ESC Today, a few weeks ago, Turkish Eurovision winner Sertab Erener sent the Eurovision community into a frenzy ...

Emerging Fashion Capital By The Sea: Azerbaijan Hits The Runway

01.08.2017 [17:55]
Forbes has published an article titled “Emerging Fashion Capital by The Sea: Azerbaijan Hits The Runway”. Written by Stephan Rabimov the article says: “Name this city. Here are your clues. It boasts award-winning architecture by the late Zaha Hadid ...

Azerbaijan to celebrate 75th anniversary of Muslim Magomayev

31.07.2017 [19:15]
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on celebration of the 75th anniversary of the birth of Muslim Magomayev. The order notes that 2017 will see the 75th anniversary of the birth of world famous opera and pop singer and composer ...

Leyla Aliyeva: Today`s evening is filled with love, thank you very much for this

29.07.2017 [23:19]
Vice president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva has wished participants and audience of Zhara International Music Festival in Baku the best of health, happiness, well-being and love as she spoke to hosts of the red carpet ceremony. “This is Baku, exciting and lovely as always, and its noble people,” she said ...