IDEA launches exhibition in London
London has hosted "Live life” exhibition initiated by IDEA (International Dialogue for Environmental Action) Public Union. Vice President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva attended the opening ceremony of the event. The exhibition aims to prioritize ...
Los Angeles radio airs program on Azerbaijan

Los Angeles radio airs program on Azerbaijan

24.05.2016 [12:32]
LA Talk LIVE radio has aired a full-hour program on Azerbaijan's music, culture, history and literature. Hosted by famous musicians Ruslan Biryukov (Founder of the Glendale Philarmonic Orchestra) and Frank Fetta (Conductor of the San Bernardino Symphony Orchestra), the ...
Statue of Nizami Ganjavi unveiled in Ljubljana 

Statue of Nizami Ganjavi unveiled in Ljubljana 

23.05.2016 [22:35]
A statue of prominent Azerbaijani poet Nizami Ganjavi has been unveiled in Ljubljana, Slovenia. Participants in the ceremony included Azerbaijani MPs, head of Ganja Executive Authority Elmar Valiyev, Azerbaijani Ambassador to Austria, Slovenia and Slovakia ...
Days of Azerbaijani Cinema underway in Mexico

Days of Azerbaijani Cinema underway in Mexico

21.05.2016 [12:55]
An opening of the Days of Azerbaijani Cinema has been held in Mexico. The event was co-organized by Azerbaijan’s Embassy to Mexico and Ministry of the Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan. The event aims to strengthen cultural relations ...

Azerbaijan, Egypt discuss ways of developing cooperation in the fields of culture, education and science

20.05.2016 [21:25]
Azerbaijani Ambassador to Egypt Tural Rzayev has met with the country`s minister of culture Hilmi al-Namnam and minister of higher education and scientific research Ashraf El Shihi to explore ways of developing the bilateral cooperation in the fields of culture, education and science ...
EU to organize art contest for children 

EU to organize art contest for children 

20.05.2016 [20:59]
European Union Delegation in Azerbaijan will hold an art competition for children. The competition called "Explore your Environment" aims to demonstrate through paintings how children in Azerbaijan perceive the environment around them, what they like and what is their concerns ...
Russian Academy of Arts presents Polad Bulbuloglu's bronze statue

Russian Academy of Arts presents Polad Bulbuloglu's bronze statue

18.05.2016 [20:53]
A solemn ceremony has been held at the Museum Exhibition Complex of the Russian Academy of Arts to present a bronze statue of Azerbaijani Ambassador to Russia, People's Artist Polad Bulbuloglu. Vice-President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva attended the event ...
Documentary on the vital role of Azerbaijani oil in the WWII victory premieres in Los Angeles

Documentary on the vital role of Azerbaijani oil in the WWII victory premieres in Los Angeles

18.05.2016 [14:19]
The documentary film “Objective Baku: How Hitler lost the battle for oil” was screened in Los Angeles. The film highlights the strategic role of the Azerbaijani oil in achieving the victory over the Nazi Germany. The screening of the film was co-hosted by the ‘Save a Heart Foundation’ and Azerbaijan’s Consulate ...
Azerbaijan joins Multicultural Festival in Australia

Azerbaijan joins Multicultural Festival in Australia

16.05.2016 [16:33]
Azerbaijan attended Multicultural Festival at Australian National University. The festival brought together representatives of more than 50 countries. Members of the Azerbaijani delegation informed visitors about the ...
The spirit of Karabakh pervades Windsor   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

The spirit of Karabakh pervades Windsor VIDEO

15.05.2016 [13:14]
The essence of Karabakh has been represented at the Royal Windsor Horse Show. This extraordinary event took place in the grounds of Windsor Castle to celebrate the 90th birthday of H.M. Queen Elizabeth II. The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) organised the Azerbaijani participation in conjunction ...
Ukraine wins 2016 Eurovision Song Contest

Ukraine wins 2016 Eurovision Song Contest

15.05.2016 [09:18]
Ukraine's Jamala has won this year's Eurovision Song Contest, held in Stockholm, Sweden. The country scored 534 points with its song 1944. In second place was the favourite of the juries Australia with 511 points, Dami Im's Sound Of Silence ...
Grand Final of 2016 Eurovision Song Contest takes place tonight

Grand Final of 2016 Eurovision Song Contest takes place tonight

14.05.2016 [12:52]
The Grand Final of the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest will take place tonight at the Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden, Some 26 songs will participate in the Grand Final, and professional juries in each of the 42 countries, voted on yesterday's dress ...
'Umwelt' solo exhibition by artist Aida Mahmudova opens at YAY GALLERY<br>Vice-president of Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva views the exhibition

'Umwelt' solo exhibition by artist Aida Mahmudova opens at YAY GALLERY
Vice-president of Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva views the exhibition

14.05.2016 [12:00]
'Umwelt' solo exhibition by artist Aida Mahmudova has opened at YAY GALLERY. Vice-president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva attended the opening of the exhibition. Umwelt - the concept, formulated in 1909 by the biologist and philosopher Jakob von Uexküll, in an attempt ...
Books about Azerbaijan presented at Turin Book Fair

Books about Azerbaijan presented at Turin Book Fair

13.05.2016 [20:10]
Books about Azerbaijani culture and history in Italian language were presented at the Turin International Book Fair by representatives of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism. Participants were informed of academician Ramiz Mehdiyev`s “Nagorno-Karabakh” book which will be published in Italian ...
Dagestani Culture Days open in Azerbaijan

Dagestani Culture Days open in Azerbaijan

13.05.2016 [17:57]
The Days of Culture of Dagestan have kicked off in Azerbaijan organized by the country's Ministry of Culture and Tourism. The event aims to develop cultural cooperation between Azerbaijan, Russia, as well as promoting Dagestan`s rich culture in Azerbaijan ...
Unique British Council project to combine Azerbaijani carpets and British literature

Unique British Council project to combine Azerbaijani carpets and British literature

12.05.2016 [21:27]
In honour of Shakespeare’s 450th anniversary, the British Council in partnership with the Academy of Fine Arts and the Azerbaijan Carpet Museum has announced the Azerbaijan Shakespeare Carpet competition. The competition is for the design of a carpet in honour of and inspired by Shakespeare ...
Eurovision Event Supervisor: If Armenia do that again they may risk disqualification

Eurovision Event Supervisor: If Armenia do that again they may risk disqualification

12.05.2016 [19:17]
Event Supervisor of the Eurovision Song Contest Sietse Bakker has commented on the raising of the flag of the so-called Nagorno-Karbakah Republic during the first semifinal by the Armenian representative. “The Reference Group looked into the matter. It is so serious breach of the rules of the Eurovision ...
Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater to present Cavalleria rusticana

Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater to present Cavalleria rusticana

11.05.2016 [18:31]
The Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater on May 18 will host the opera Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni. Famous German opera conductor, artistic director of the Gut-Immlingskogo Opera Festival (Bayern) Cornelia von Kerssenbrok will conduct the performance, which involves leading ...
Azerbaijan to join ballet festival in Kyrgyzstan

Azerbaijan to join ballet festival in Kyrgyzstan

11.05.2016 [18:15]
Azerbaijani ballet dancers will take part in the Fourth International Festival of Ballet Art, which will take place May 15 - 21 at the Kyrgyz National Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre. The festival marks the 90th anniversary of prominent Kyrgyz ballet dancer, People's Artist of the USSR Byubyusara ...