Azerbaijani movie to be screened at Munich Film Festival
The film “Lesson” by Azerbaijani filmmakers will be screened at the 34th Munich film Festival. The film "Lesson" was made at the order of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism by the Azerbaijanfilm studio named after Cafar Cabbarli. The film was scripted by Elza Agayeva and Anastasiya Volkova, directed ...
Samra's first rehearsal in Stockholm

Samra's first rehearsal in Stockholm

03.05.2016 [18:04]
Another ten delegations are having their first rehearsals at the Globe Arena in Stockholm today: Czech Republic, Cyprus, Austria, Estonia, Azerbaijan, Montenegro, Iceland, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Malta and Sweden. ...
Alim Qasimov to give concert in U.S.

Alim Qasimov to give concert in U.S.

02.05.2016 [17:35]
People`s artist of Azerbaijan, mugham master Alim Qasimov and his daughter Fargana Qasimova will give a concert in the USA. During the tour, they will present some parts from Leyli and Majnun opera. The concert will future several operas, tasnifs and songs by various composers. ...
Azerbaijan promotes its culture in international festival in Kazakhstan

Azerbaijan promotes its culture in international festival in Kazakhstan

02.05.2016 [14:03]
An Azerbaijani pavilion was represented the country`s culture, tourism potential at the 14th International Culture and Language Festival in Astana, Kazakhstan. The festival was organized by the NURORDA on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of establishment of ...
French Institute to host presentation of book "Literary and artistic sources of Azerbaijani multiculturalism"

French Institute to host presentation of book "Literary and artistic sources of Azerbaijani multiculturalism"

30.04.2016 [17:50]
Presentation of the book "Literary and artistic sources of Azerbaijani multiculturalism" will be held on May 2 at the French Institute. The event participants will include rector of Baku Slavic University Asif Hajiyev, writer Chingiz Abdullayev and other well-known figures. ...
Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna presented in Baku

Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna presented in Baku

29.04.2016 [10:50]
International promotion of Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna platform was presented in Baku. The observatory for the cosmetic chain of international importance organized by Bologna Fiere is present in Bologna, Las Vegas and Hong Kong ...
Azerbaijan, Italy: expansion of cultural relations discussed

Azerbaijan, Italy: expansion of cultural relations discussed

28.04.2016 [11:49]
Azerbaijan’s minister of culture and tourism Abulfaz Garayev has met with Co-Founder and Representative of the Community of San Patrignano Letizia Moratti, who attended the 7th Global Forum of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations ...
Global Forum participants see ‘Musical Alliance of Civilizations’ Concert

Global Forum participants see ‘Musical Alliance of Civilizations’ Concert

27.04.2016 [22:45]
Participants of the 7th Global Forum of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) saw ‘Musical Alliance of Civilizations’ Concert at the Heydar Aliyev Palace. The concert featured performance of local and foreign musicians and singers ...
Films on Azerbaijan produced in Los Angeles

Films on Azerbaijan produced in Los Angeles

27.04.2016 [13:14]
Supported by Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Culture and Tourism as well as Azerbaijan’s Consulate General in Los Angeles, five new documentary films on Azerbaijan were produced in the United States. The films have already been televised over 20 TV ...
Book devoted to UN Alliance of Civilizations presented

Book devoted to UN Alliance of Civilizations presented

26.04.2016 [10:25]
Presentation of the book "Me, We, Us" devoted to Alliance has taken place in Baku within the Youth Forum of the UN Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC). Azerbaijani Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfas Garayev on behalf of the government of Azerbaijan has thanked the UN Alliance of ...
Participants of UNAOC Global Forum see concert

Participants of UNAOC Global Forum see concert

25.04.2016 [22:12]
Participants of the 7th Global Forum of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations have seen a concert by Azerbaijani people`s artist, mugham master Alim Gasimov and his daughter Fargana Gasimova at the International Mugham Center. The Gasimovs performed mugham, folk songs and tasnifs to a rapturous applause from the audience. ...
Olzhas Suleimenov receives Honorary Doctorate from Nizami Institute of Literature

Olzhas Suleimenov receives Honorary Doctorate from Nizami Institute of Literature

25.04.2016 [20:00]
Famous Kazakh poet Olzhas Suleimenov has been awarded the title of Honorary Doctor of Nizami Institute of Literature in Azerbaijan. Addressing the award ceremony, vice-president of Azerbaijan’s National Academy of Sciences, director of Nizami Institute, academician Isa ...
Baku hosts exhibition of Portuguese artists

Baku hosts exhibition of Portuguese artists

23.04.2016 [20:47]
The Baku-based Museum of Modern Art has hosted an exhibition of Portuguese artists called "I Wanna Be Adored". The opening ceremony was attended by Minister of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan Abulfas Garayev. Chargé d'Affaires of Portugal in Azerbaijan ...
Nearly 2000 representatives of foreign countries to arrive in Baku for 7th UNAOC Global Forum

Nearly 2000 representatives of foreign countries to arrive in Baku for 7th UNAOC Global Forum

22.04.2016 [21:56]
Azerbaijan`s capital city of Baku will host the 7th Global Forum of the UN Alliance of Civilizations on April 25 bringing together nearly 2000 participants. The 3-day Forum, themed “Living Together in Inclusive Societies: A Challenge and A Goal”, will be attended by heads of states ...
Officials of international organizations to attend UNAOC Global Baku Forum

Officials of international organizations to attend UNAOC Global Baku Forum

22.04.2016 [19:31]
Director General of the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) Abdulaziz Othman Altwaijri, Director of the Office of the OSCE Secretary General Paul Bekkers, Director of Culture & Dialogue among Civilizations Department, League of Arab States Samia ...
Azerbaijan joins Islamic countries` art and cultural exhibition in Czech Republic

Azerbaijan joins Islamic countries` art and cultural exhibition in Czech Republic

22.04.2016 [17:42]
Azerbaijan`s Embassy in Czech Republic has joined the exhibition dedicated to the art and culture of Islamic countries in Prague. The exhibition brought together representatives of the diplomatic corps accredited in Czech Republic, as well as Azerbaijan`s Ambassador ...
Azerbaijani movie to be screened at Fajr International Film Festival

Azerbaijani movie to be screened at Fajr International Film Festival

20.04.2016 [18:33]
"Bloody January" movie by Azerbaijani filmmaker Vahid Mustafayev will be demonstrated at the 34th Fajr International Film Festival in Iran. The film tells the story of the events during the night of January 19 to 20, 1990. This sad page of the struggle of the Azerbaijani people for independence ...
Foreign ministers of several countries to attend UNAOC Global Baku Forum

Foreign ministers of several countries to attend UNAOC Global Baku Forum

20.04.2016 [17:30]
Ministers of Foreign Affairs of several countries, including Mevlut Cavusoglu of Turkey, Anifah Aman of Malaysia, Jose Manuel Garcia-Margallo of Spain and Riyad al-Maliki of Palestine will visit Baku to attend the 7th Global Forum of the UN Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) to be held on April 25-27 ...
Museum of Modern Art to host “I wanna be adored” exhibition

Museum of Modern Art to host “I wanna be adored” exhibition

20.04.2016 [11:52]
The Museum of Modern Art together with Mission of Portugal in Azerbaijan will host the exhibition called “I wanna be adored” by Andre Almeida e Sousa, Paulo Brighenti and Tomas Cunha Ferreira on April 23. The exhibition, which will be held at the Museum of Modern Art, is Portugal`s first independent ...