Azerbaijani art masters perform in Paris
The Place Saint-Sulpice in Paris hosted the opening ceremony of the colorful Azerbaijani Camp here. The event organized by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation was attended by Azerbaijan's First Lady and President of the Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva. ...

Adrenaline festival to be held at Baku Crystal Hall

22.09.2014 [17:56]
Baku Crystal Hall will host "Adrenaline festival" with participation of the world performers and djs Nicole Scherzinger, Will I Am, Apl.de.ap, Redfoo on November 1. Stefan Kendal Gordy, better known by his stage name Redfoo, is an American singer, dancer ...
Azerbaijan State Dance Ensemble performs in Paris

Azerbaijan State Dance Ensemble performs in Paris

21.09.2014 [14:44]
Azerbaijan State Dance Ensemble has given an impressive concert in the Azerbaijani Village, which is arranged by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation at the Place Saint-Sulpice in Paris. Azerbaijan State Dance Ensemble was founded in 1970. Within 44 years, the ensemble has ...
“Azerbaijani Village” opens in Paris, Azerbaijani first lady Mehriban Aliyeva attended the ceremony

“Azerbaijani Village” opens in Paris, Azerbaijani first lady Mehriban Aliyeva attended the ceremony

20.09.2014 [18:19]
The “Azerbaijani Village” organized by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation at the Place Saint-Sulpice opened in Paris with the participation of first lady, President of the Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva. ...
“Steppe Man” to be presented at “International Movie Awards – 2014” festival

“Steppe Man” to be presented at “International Movie Awards – 2014” festival

18.09.2014 [17:50]
The Steppe Man (Cholchu), a movie by Azerbaijani filmmaker Shamil Aliyev, will be presented at the “International Movie Awards – 2014” (IMA-2014) festival in Indonesia due on September 24. Feature, short and documentary films participate in the festival. 44 films of the world countries have been qualified for the Platinum Awards and Gold Awards. ...

Heydar Aliyev Foundation arranges Azerbaijani Village in Paris

18.09.2014 [14:42]
The Azerbaijani Village has been organized by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation at the Place Saint-Sulpice in Paris. It will host various exhibitions on the history, culture and tourism of Azerbaijan. Exhibitions “Cultural values of Azerbaijan – pearls of the Caucasus”, “Nizami Ganjavi” and “France through the eyes of Azerbaijani artists” will showcase items related ...
Shadows of Gobustan ballet staged at UNESCO headquarters, Azerbaijani first lady watches the event

Shadows of Gobustan ballet staged at UNESCO headquarters, Azerbaijani first lady watches the event

18.09.2014 [13:14]
Shadows of Gobustan ballet by great Azerbaijani composer Faraj Garayev has been staged at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris. Azerbaijani first lady, UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Mehriban Aliyeva watched the show. Prior to the start of the ballet Mehriban Aliyeva had a meeting with UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova ...
Permanent Mission of Azerbaijan to UN Office organizes “Les lumières obscures” art exhibition

Permanent Mission of Azerbaijan to UN Office organizes “Les lumières obscures” art exhibition

17.09.2014 [18:30]
The opening ceremony of the “Les lumières obscures” (“Dark lights”) art exhibition under the cycle “European Roots” was organized on 15 September 2014 by the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Azerbaijan to the United Nations Office and other international organizations at Geneva and the Permanent Delegation of the Council of Europe to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva. ...
American Mary McBride band performs in Khachmaz

American Mary McBride band performs in Khachmaz

17.09.2014 [13:09]
American Mary McBride band has given a concert in Khachmaz. The band is visiting Azerbaijan under the US Department of State`s Cultural Envoy program. It is designed to promote intercultural understanding and friendship between Americans and Azerbaijanis ...

Baku Jazz Festival-2014 to be held

16.09.2014 [11:46]
Baku on October 19 - November 1 will host annual jazz festival – Baku Jazz Festival-2014. The festival gathers together musicians from different countries. Craig Taborn Trio, Terri ...

Turkish Jazz festival to be held in Baku

16.09.2014 [10:16]
Turkish Jazz festival supported by the Embassy of Turkey in Azerbaijan will be held in Baku on September 10-17. The festival will see the demonstration of cinema titled “Turkish jazz”. Ambassador of Turkey to the country Ismail Alper Coshkun praised hosting the festival by ...

Azerbaijani Minister of Culture and Tourism meets UNESCO Assistant Director-General

15.09.2014 [22:54]
Azerbaijani Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfas Garayev has met UNESCO Assistant Director-General for Culture Alfredo Perez de Arminan. They discussed prospects for relations between Azerbaijan and UNESCO. ...
Azerbaijani movie “Steppe Man” to be presented at international film festival in India

Azerbaijani movie “Steppe Man” to be presented at international film festival in India

15.09.2014 [18:36]
The Steppe Man (Cholchu), a movie by Azerbaijani filmmaker Shamil Aliyev, will be presented at the “Indian Cine Film Festival-2014” (ICFF-14) in Lonavala, India on September 27. This year`s festival included movies from 30 countries. The 54 best scripts were chosen ...
Verona hosts concert of Azerbaijani music

Verona hosts concert of Azerbaijani music

13.09.2014 [21:23]
A concert of Azerbaijani music has been held at the Verona Arena amphitheatre in the Italian city of Verona. Called “Along the Silk Road with music”, the concert was organized by the Azerbaijan ...

Gobustan week to be held at UNESCO Headquarters

13.09.2014 [13:49]
The Gobustan Week will be held at the UNESCO Headquarters in Strasbourg on September 15-16. The week will be organized by the Permanent Mission of Azerbaijan to UNESCO, Heydar Aliyev Foundation and Ministry of Culture and Tourism. ...
Aloff Theatre presents the European premiere of You’re always with me

Aloff Theatre presents the European premiere of You’re always with me

13.09.2014 [10:40]
Filiz Ozcan directs the European Premiere of Azerbaijani and Soviet writer Ilyas Afandiyev’s play You’re Always With Me - translated by Sanan Aliev at the Lost Theatre. A bittersweet romance – a pair, both lonely in their own ways find themselves drawn to each other. ...

Azerbaijan, Turkey discuss cooperation prospects

13.09.2014 [10:31]
Azerbaijan`s Culture and Tourism Minister Abulfas Garayev has met the Turkish Minister of National Defense Ismet Yilmaz who is attending the first Azerbaijan International Defense Industry Exhibition “ADEX 2014”. ...
Vienna 2015 slogan revealed

Vienna 2015 slogan revealed

12.09.2014 [20:14]
"Building Bridges" is the official slogan for the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest, ORF, the Host Broadcaster revealed tonight. There were hundreds of proposals to ORF for the slogan, both internally and externally. In the end, it was "Building Bridges" that was picked to be the most suitable one for the next contest by the organisers. ...

Movie by Azerbaijani film-director Oktay Mir-Gasim wins award of 10th Kazan International Festival of Muslim Cinema

12.09.2014 [17:34]
A movie by Oktay Mir-Gasim “To Die Avenged. The Letters from the Past” has won an award in the nomination of “Best directing of the full-length feature film” at the 10th International Muslim Film Festival, which kicked off in Kazan, Tatarstan. A film by Iran`s film-director Salem Salavati “The Last Winter” also won the ...