Korean Film Festival kicks off in Baku
The opening ceremony of Korean Film Festival was held in Nizami Cinema in Baku on November 27. Co-organized by SEBA (Seoul-Baku), Azerbaijan-Korean Cultural Exchange Association and Korean Embassy in Azerbaijan, the event was attended ...
Korean Premier visits ancient Icherisheher

Korean Premier visits ancient Icherisheher

28.11.2014 [15:43]
Korean Prime Minister Chung Hong-won has today visited Icherisheher, one of the world`s cultural heritage sites, the Inner City in the ...
"Azerbaijan - magical Land of Fire" exhibition opens in Prague

"Azerbaijan - magical Land of Fire" exhibition opens in Prague

28.11.2014 [15:39]
The opening of “Azerbaijan - magical Land of Fire” exhibition was held in the National Museum, Prague,. The event organized by National History Museum of Azerbaijan (NAHM) National Academy of Sciences (ANAS), and National Museum of the Czech Republic, took place with ...
London hosts concert on “Discovery of Tar”

London hosts concert on “Discovery of Tar”

28.11.2014 [13:06]
Organized by the Buta Art Center and within the 2nd Buta Festival of Azerbaijan, a concert on “Discovery of Tar” was arranged in ...
Istanbul hosts 30th Session of COMCEC

Istanbul hosts 30th Session of COMCEC

27.11.2014 [18:25]
As earlier reported, the 30th Session of the Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (COMCEC) is underway in Istanbul with the participation of the OIC Member States and relevant OIC, regional and ...

Georgian theater director to cooperate with Azerbaijan Musical Theater

27.11.2014 [17:16]
Famous Georgian theater director, winner of international awards, People's Artist of the USSR Robert Sturua will cooperate with the Azerbaijan Musical Theater. He has visited the Azerbaijan State Musical Theatre, viewed the new building of the theater, commissioned in ...
YARAT announces 'Urban Voice' public art project

YARAT announces 'Urban Voice' public art project

27.11.2014 [16:00]
YAY Gallery and YARAT Contemporary Art Organisation have announced 'Urban Voice' public art project in an attempt to support contemporary art in November 2014. This project is an open contest for an art project installation to be placed on a pedestal in front of Yay ...

Paris hosts regular session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage

25.11.2014 [15:01]
As earlier reported, the ninth session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage launched in Paris at the headquarters of UNESCO. Azerbaijan is represented by Deputy Minister of Culture and Tourism Sevda Mammadaliyeva and Head of International Relations and ...

Baku to host Turkish world writers' forum

25.11.2014 [13:20]
On November 27-30, Baku will host the Forum of young writers, poets and researchers from the Turkic-speaking countries. The forum is organized by the World Association of Young Turkic Writers (DGTYB) with assistance of the Ministry of Youth and Sport of Azerbaijan ...
Amber to represent Malta at Eurovision 2015

Amber to represent Malta at Eurovision 2015

24.11.2014 [19:34]
Amber has been selected as the Maltese entrant in next year's Eurovision Song Contest, and will carry the hopes of the small island nation with the song Warrior. Amber saw off the challenge of 13 other songs in tonight's live final broadcast from the Malta Shipbuilding in Marsa. ...

Azerbaijani movie “The Steppe Man” to join International Film Festival in Russia

24.11.2014 [18:51]
“The Steppe Man”, a movie by Azerbaijani filmmaker Shamil Aliyev, will be presented at the AKBUZAT - International Film Festival for the national and ethnic cinema in the city of Ufa, Bashkortostan, Russia. ...
Azerbaijani and Turkish people learn more about each other's culture

Azerbaijani and Turkish people learn more about each other's culture

24.11.2014 [16:49]
Minister of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan Abulfaz Garayev discussed the development of cultural cooperation between the two countries at the meeting with a delegation led by Turkish colleague Omer Celik ...

Istanbul to host 30th Session of COMCEC

23.11.2014 [11:41]
The 30th Session of the Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (COMCEC) will be held in Istanbul on 25-28 November 2014 with the participation of the OIC Member States and relevant OIC, regional and international institutions ...

Zhanar Dugalova wins Turkvision-2014

22.11.2014 [16:06]
Kazakhstan's singer Zhanar Dugalova wins Turkvision Song Contest in Kazan. Final of the 2nd international song contest was attended by 15 participants with the highest number of votes in the semifinals. ...
London hosts Azerbaijan Mugham Night

London hosts Azerbaijan Mugham Night

20.11.2014 [21:15]
Azerbaijan Mugham Night has been held in London as part of the 2nd Buta Festival of Azerbaijani Arts. Organized by Buta Arts Center, the concert brought together representatives of Azerbaijani diaspora, local and foreign public figures. ...

Prominent Japanese pianist gives concert in Baku

20.11.2014 [13:55]
Famous Japanese musician, permanent representative of “Steinway” Company Chisato Kusunoki gave a concert at the presentation of well-known composer, People's Artist of the USSR, Professor Murad Kajlayev at the Azerbaijan State Philharmonic named after Muslim ...

The film "Nabat" receives awards at the Festival Mannheim-Heidelberg

19.11.2014 [17:41]
Feature film “Nabat” by the Azerbaijan director Elchin Musaoglu was awarded three prizes at the 63rd International Film festival Mannheim-Heidelberg. In particular, the film was recognized the best in the category for the reflection of human determination in the general human ...

Azerbaijani films demonstrated in Ashgabat

17.11.2014 [15:48]
Azerbaijani feature films, "Arshin mal alan" (The Cloth Pedlar), "In a Southern city" (“Bir Cənub şəhərində”) and "Do not be afraid, I am with you" (“Qorxma, mən səninləyəm”), were shown on promotion of the Azerbaijani cultural heritage and recognition of the national cinema art, organized by Azerbaijan Embassy and Ministry of Culture of Turkmenistan. ...

ISESCO Consultative Council to convene its 14th meeting in Baku

16.11.2014 [12:26]
The 14th meeting of the Consultative Council of the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (ISESCO) will take place in Baku. ...