Famous Azerbaijani writer Kamal Abdulla appears in TV program of Italian Rai-3   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>
Famous Azerbaijani writer Kamal Abdulla has been a guest of Italian Rai-3’s TV program dedicated to the World Book and Copyright Day in Milan. He appeared at “Io Leggo Perche” program as his “The unfinished manuscript” was selected by the Italian Publishers Association as one of the best-selling and highest rated books ...
Elnur successfully continues his promo-tour over Europe

Elnur successfully continues his promo-tour over Europe

24.04.2015 [19:07]
Azerbaijani ticket winner for ESC Elnur Huseynov continues his promo tour around Europe. Singer visited the Greek capital, Athens, where he spent a very productive day. On the Antenna TV channel he met with the Greek representative, ...
Azerbaijani Eurovision entry to perform in Moscow

Azerbaijani Eurovision entry to perform in Moscow

24.04.2015 [18:48]
Azerbaijan`s Eurovision entry Elnur Huseynov will be one of the participants of the Russian Eurovision Party that will be hosted by Moscow. Other participants will include Guy Sebastian from Australia, Uzari & Maimuna from Belarus, Daniel Kajmakoski from Macedonia, Maria Olafs from Iceland ...

Baku to host 8th International Mstislav Rostropovich Festival

23.04.2015 [20:24]
The 8th International Mstislav Rostropovich Festival will take place in Baku on May 17-24. This festival follows an established tradition of excellence, presenting internationally renowned soloists and orchestras. The 8th edition of the festival will open in a solemn ceremony that will see performance of the ...

Library of Alexandria hosts conference dedicated to prominent Azerbaijani poet Nizami Ganjavi

23.04.2015 [13:07]
A conference dedicated to the great Azerbaijani poet and thinker Nizami Ganjavi was held at the Library of Alexandria, Egypt. Nizami Ganjavi International Center was the organizer of the event. Governor of Alexandria Hani Youssef Mohamed al-Messiri, Library’s ...
Elnur`s next promo stop is Belgium

Elnur`s next promo stop is Belgium

22.04.2015 [17:21]
Azerbaijan’s 2015 Eurovision entry Elnur Huseynov adds three more countries to his European promotional tour ahead of performance in Eurovision Second Semi Final in May. Elnur has already visited Riga and Budapest. His latest tour destination is Belgium. ...
YAY Gallery opens solo exhibition of photo artist Fakhriyya Mammadova

YAY Gallery opens solo exhibition of photo artist Fakhriyya Mammadova

22.04.2015 [16:50]
A solo exhibition of photo artist Fakhriyya Mammadova has opened at YAY Gallery. Fakhriyya Mammadova holds degrees in ceramics and design; she is a member of the Artists Union and Photographers Association of Azerbaijan. Moreover, she belongs to the association ‘Wings of Time’ that unites modern Azerbaijani artists. ...
Azerbaijan, UNESCO discuss current state of cooperation

Azerbaijan, UNESCO discuss current state of cooperation

22.04.2015 [13:56]
Azerbaijani Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfas Garayev has met Hao Ping, President of the General Conference and Chairperson of Chinese National Commission for UNESCO ...
Elnur Huseynov's promo tour in Amsterdam

Elnur Huseynov's promo tour in Amsterdam

20.04.2015 [19:38]
This is how Elnur Huseynov's Eurovision journey looks like in the next weeks. The Azerbaijani contestant joined his multi-city promo tour with Amsterdam. Elnur arrives in Amsterdam, the Dutch capital, where he, with another guests, will join the Eurovision in Concert event. Elnur gave interview ...
Eurovision in Concert: Sneak peek of May

Eurovision in Concert: Sneak peek of May

20.04.2015 [14:40]
The seventh annual Eurovision in Concert took place in Amsterdam. Outside of the actual Eurovision Song Contest itself, this was the biggest gathering of artists from the 2015 contest. Some 1,500 fans attended the concert in the evening. Many ...
Vienna hosts concert entitled “Musical journey along the Silk Way”   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Vienna hosts concert entitled “Musical journey along the Silk Way” VIDEO

18.04.2015 [19:37]
Azerbaijani Cultural Center in Vienna has hosted a concert entitled “Musical journey along the Silk Way”. Addressing the event, head of the Center Leyla Gasimova hailed the organization of the concert in such a venue, which “represents ...
YAY Gallery presents solo exhibition of photo artist Fakhriyya Mammadova

YAY Gallery presents solo exhibition of photo artist Fakhriyya Mammadova

16.04.2015 [13:00]
YAY Gallery presents a solo exhibition of photo artist Fakhriyya Mammadova, which will be held from 22nd April to 5th June 2015. Fakhriyya Mammadova holds degrees in ceramics and design; she is a member of the Artists Union and Photographers Association of Azerbaijan. Moreover, she belongs to the association ...
The 'Last Letter” film narrating about Çanakkale battle presented in Baku

The 'Last Letter” film narrating about Çanakkale battle presented in Baku

16.04.2015 [11:46]
Presentation of the film "Last Letter" devoted to the 100th anniversary of the Canakkale Battle took place at the “28 Cinema" in Baku. The event was attended by official representatives of the state and government, the Member of Parliaments, public figures ...
Azerbaijan attends International book fair in London

Azerbaijan attends International book fair in London

15.04.2015 [13:37]
Azerbaijani delegation attends the next International Book Fair in London, organized by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, supported by Intercultural Society and Embassy of Azerbaijan in the Great Britain. The promotion of Azerbaijani culture, publishing and printing sector in the fair is an essential tool for informing ...
Eurovision Village programme revealed

Eurovision Village programme revealed

14.04.2015 [14:23]
This year concerts will be in the heart of the city at the Town Hall Square. It is the hotspot for all visitors of Vienna from the 18th to the 23rd of May - the Eurovision Village! Events from fashion shows to the public viewings of the shows will take place just there ...
Solo exhibition by famous Belgian artist opens at Heydar Aliyev Center

Solo exhibition by famous Belgian artist opens at Heydar Aliyev Center

14.04.2015 [11:22]
A solo exhibition by the famous Belgian artist and a well-known face of modern art Wim Delvoye has opened at the Heydar Aliyev Center. The exhibition that will last until September 27 presents about 50 works by the artist. Director of the Centre Anar Alakbarov stressed the importance of the exhibition, adding ...
Premiere of Ralph Siegel's musical "Johnny Blue" for Eurovision 2015

Premiere of Ralph Siegel's musical "Johnny Blue" for Eurovision 2015

14.04.2015 [10:36]
For one of the most prolific and successful Eurovision Song Contest composers, a dream came finally true: Ralph Siegel's musical Johnny Blue was premiered in the Czech city of Brno this week, and of course it cites some of his most famous hits and well-loved Eurovision ...

World Rock ‘n’ Roll Day is celebrated today

13.04.2015 [16:41]
April 13 is World Rock ‘n’ Roll Day. Rock ‘n’ roll is a genre of popular music that originated and evolved in the United States during the late 1940s and early 1950s, primarily from a combination of predominantly African-American genres such as blues, boogie woogie, jump blues ...
Thought-provoking Azerbaijani films screened to Parisian cinephiles

Thought-provoking Azerbaijani films screened to Parisian cinephiles

13.04.2015 [13:18]
The French office of The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) has organised a special event dedicated to Azerbaijani cinema at L’Entrepôt Cinema in Paris as part of the 10th annual Europe by Europe Film Festival. The cinephiles enjoyed four short films – Offside directed by Thomas Goltz ...