Culture
Arshin Mal Alan screened in London
09.02.2014 [11:54]
The King’s College London is hosting a free screening of Arshin Mal Alan (The Cloth Peddler), supported by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, the Embassy of the Republic of Azerbaijan to the UK, Azerbaijani Students and Alumni International Forum (ASAIF) and The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS)
 
Book on Azerbaijanis`role in Italian Resistance Movement presented in Bergamo VIDEO
08.02.2014 [18:49]
A book highlighting the role of the Azerbaijanis in the Italian resistance movement has been launched in Bergamo, Italy. The presentation of the book, called “From the Caucasus to the Apennines. Azerbaijanis
 
TURKSOY announces 2014 “Year of Mahtumkulu”
08.02.2014 [11:21]
The International Organization of Turkic Culture (TÜRKSOY) has announced 2014 the “Year of Mahtumkulu” on the occasion of the 290th anniversary of the prominent Turkmen poet and thinker Mahtumkulu Firaki. Speaking to an event at Ankara's State Art and Sculpture Museum, Secretary General of
 
Azerbaijan`s arts to be discussed at Victoria and Albert Museum
07.02.2014 [16:15]
Jameel Prize short-listed artist Faig Ahmed and a panel of guests will discuss the arts scene in Azerbaijan with reference to works in the Jameel Prize 3 exhibition, which continues until 21 April 2014 in the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. Included in the panel discussion are Suad Garayeva, a writer and curator
 
Book of poems by Azerbaijani poets to be presented in Milan
07.02.2014 [11:38]
A book of poems by Azerbaijani poets will be launched in Milan, Italy. The presentation will take place as part of a visit by secretaries of the Azerbaijani Union of Writers Fikrat Qoja and Rashad Majid to the city from February 7-10
 
Opera stars of three countries to appear on Baku stage
06.02.2014 [21:10]
Famous opera singers from Azerbaijan, Turkey and Belarus will come together at the stage of the Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater to perform operetta “Tosca” by Giacomo Puccini, on February 15
 
Azerbaijani tar virtuoso to perform in Fajr International Music Festival
06.02.2014 [19:11]
Azerbaijani tar virtuoso Ramiz Guliyev plans to perform for two nights during the 29th Fajr International Music Festival in Iran. Graduated from Azerbaijan Music Academy in 1969, Guliyev won the Award of Caucasian
 
Moscow to host 3rd International Muslim Magomaev Vocalists Contest
06.02.2014 [16:20]
The 3rd International Muslim Magomaev Vocalists Contest will be held at the Crocus City Hall in Moscow on 18-19 October 2014. The Contest is a competitive show for vocal singers capable to demonstrate their abilities, talent and mastery in performing both classic and popular repertoire. Admitted to the
 
Wes Anderson’s The Grand Budapest hotel to open 64th Berlinale
06.02.2014 [14:22]
The 64th Berlin International Film Festival will open at the Berlinale Palast on February 6, 2014 with the world premiere of Wes Anderson’s The Grand Budapest Hotel. “We are very delighted that Wes Anderson will open the 64th Berlinale with his new film, The Grand Budapest Hotel. With unmistakeable Wes Anderson charm, this comedy
 
Azerbaijani violinist to perform in Europe
06.02.2014 [11:59]
Azerbaijani violinist Nazrin Rashidova will give a series of concerts in France and UK. The concerts will comprise a performance by young Azerbaijani violinist Nazrin Rashidova
 
Koppel, Asbaek, Ronne to host Eurovision 2014
05.02.2014 [21:52]
Fans across Europe have held their breath – now, finally the hosts of the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest will be announced. The Host Brodcaster, DR is happy to reveal that hosts of this year's show will be Nikolaj Koppel, Pilou Asbaek and Lise Ronne
 
“Recognize Azerbaijan” exhibition opens in Lithuania
05.02.2014 [20:54]
An exhibition titled “Recognize Azerbaijan” has opened in Vilnius, Lithuania. The exhibition showcases Azerbaijani culture, as well as its traditions and must-see places. The exhibition was organized by the Youth Foundation under the President of Azerbaijan
 
TRT Turk dedicates first two series of new program to Azerbaijan
05.02.2014 [20:29]
Turkish TRT Turk channel has dedicated the first two of its new “Muslims in the Caucasus” series to Azerbaijan. The documentary sheds light on how Azerbaijani people embraced Islam, its role in the
 
Azerbaijani Culture Center in Vienna hosts exhibition of Austrian artist
05.02.2014 [19:57]
An exhibition of Austrian graphic artist Josef Diethor has opened at the Azerbaijani Culture Center in Vienna. Commemorating the late Erich Feigl, who was a big friend of Azerbaijan, the exhibition was visited by representatives of the diplomatic corps in Vienna, state and government
 
Azerbaijani violinist to perform in Europe
05.02.2014 [12:17]
London-based Azerbaijani violinist Sabina Rakcheyeva will give a series of concerts in European countries. The musician will perform in Brussels on February 11.
 
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