Culture
Acclaimed Azerbaijani jazz sensation to join MIDEM festival in France
29.01.2014 [12:37]
Supported by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, the acclaimed Azerbaijani jazz pianist Isfar Sarabski will perform at the 3rd edition of Midem Festival in Cannes, France. Azerbaijan will take over the Diane Salon in the Majestic Hotel to host an evening of
 
Tashkent hosts event “Land of Fire-Azerbaijan”
28.01.2014 [19:22]
An event titled “Land of Fire-Azerbaijan” has been held in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. Supported by Azerbaijani Embassy in Uzbekistan, the event brought together activists of Women's Council of Uzbekistan, as well as spouses of ambassadors of foreign countries
 
Arabian gazette posts article headlined “Nizami Ganjavi – The Greatest Epic Romantic Poet”
27.01.2014 [17:49]
Arabian gazette has published an article titled “Nizami Ganjavi – The Greatest Epic Romantic Poet”. The article reads: “Once upon a time, was a storyteller of genius who told stories about society in a small scale and about humanity on a universal scale. Nizami Gandjavi is this
 
Book about Nakhchivan carpet-weavers comes out in New York
27.01.2014 [15:29]
An English version of “Nakhchivan carpet-weavers” book has been published in New York. The book was published by Hudson Publishing printing house. It is part of the Azerbaijani government`s policy to promote the country`s culture, in
 
Grammy Winners List 2014: Daft Punk, Macklemore, Lorde & More
27.01.2014 [14:14]
Music's biggest night, the 56th annual Grammy awards, was dominated by Daft Punk, as the French robots won four awards, including Album of the Year for "Random Access Memories" and Record of the Year for "Get Lucky." Daft Punk, whose real names are Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo and Thomas Bangalter
 
Baku to host “Russian Cello School” photo exhibition
27.01.2014 [12:41]
Azerbaijan State Philharmonic Hall will host the opening of “Russian Cello School” photo exhibition on Tuesday. The two-week exhibition is made by Rossotrudnichestvo and All-Russian Union of Museums. It is organized by Rossotrudnichestvo, State Philharmonic Hall and Azerbaijan State Museum
 
Legendary composer Ennio Morricone conducts concert in Azerbaijan
26.01.2014 [15:10]
Legendary musician, Italian composer, well-known conductor Ennio Morricone has conducted a concert in Azerbaijan for the first time. Film composer Ennio Morricone, who has been nominated five times for an Oscar and who received an honorary statuette in 2007, performed with over 200 members of the Azerbaijan State symphonic orchestra at the Heydar...
 
Exhibition titled “Real place. Conceptual place” opens in Baku
26.01.2014 [12:08]
A photo exhibition titled “Real place. Conceptual place”-German photography in 1990th years” has opened in Baku. The exhibition was co-organized by the Museum of Contemporary Art of Azerbaijan, as well as Institutes of Foreign Relations of Germany (IFA) and German Embassy in Azerbaijan.
 
Personal exhibition of young and gifted artist Maryam Alakbarli opens in Modern Art Museum
25.01.2014 [19:50]
A personal exhibition of young and gifted artist Maryam Alakbarli opened at the Modern Art Museum. The opening of the exhibition organized by head of the YARAT! Contemporary Art Space Aida Mahmudova also saw presentation of a new catalogue of the young artist`s works
 
Beijing hosts China-Azerbaijan friendship concert
25.01.2014 [14:42]
China-Azerbaijan friendship concert has been held in Beijing featuring performance of the Azerbaijani classical music. People's Artist of Azerbaijan, Professor Yalchin Adigozalov conducted the Chinese National
 
Azerbaijan Cinema Festival gets underway in Turkey
25.01.2014 [11:25]
The Cinema of Azerbaijan (Bu Kino Çox Gözal) festival, organised by the Turkish branch of The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) and the Pera Museum – one of Istanbul’s leading cultural institutions has got underway in Turkey. The festival began with a gala screening to an audience of around 80 invited participants
 
Ennio Morricone to perform in Baku
24.01.2014 [20:56]
World-renowned Italian composer and musician Ennio Morricone will give a concert at the Heydar Aliyev Palace in Baku Saturday. Organized by the "Buta" Center of Arts, the concert is organized by Azerbaijan's Ministry
 
Istanbul to host Azerbaijani film festival
24.01.2014 [20:43]
A festival of Azerbaijani movies has kicked off in Istanbul. Co-organized by the European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) and Pera Museum, the festival will feature eight films. It will close on February 2.
 
Ennio Morricone: I am happy and honored to perform in Baku
24.01.2014 [16:04]
“I am happy and honored to perform in Baku, one of world`s magnificent cities,” great composer and conductor Ennio Morricone told journalists at the press conference. “I will be glad if you enjoy my concert, and I hope to feel your warmth during the concert
 
YARAT announces new winter season of FutureShorts
24.01.2014 [10:00]
YARAT Conetemporary Art Space has announced the new winter season of FutureShorts, the world’s largest pop-up short film festival. This Winter Season presents 6 films from France, Poland, Serbia, Finland & Afghanistan - it is going to be a truly international excursion into the world of shorts
 
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