Culture
Azerbaijan’s outstanding culture, art and mass media figures awarded with 20th Anniversary Medal of TURKSOY
10.01.2014 [22:54]
A ceremony to award Azerbaijan’s prominent culture, art and mass media figures for their contribution to TURKSOY’s projects to promote cultural heritage of the Turkic world, and strengthen the cooperation among the Turkic-speaking
 
Azerbaijani, Uzbek state medical libraries sign MoU
09.01.2014 [19:03]
Azerbaijan State Scientific Medical Library of the Health Ministry and Uzbek State Scientific Medical Library have signed a Memorandum of Understanding at the Azerbaijan Cultural Center after Heydar Aliyev in Tashkent
 
Baku to host “One nation, two states” Turkish music night
09.01.2014 [16:22]
“One nation, two states” Turkish music night will be held in Baku on January 23. The event is organized by the Baku Music Academy after Uzeyir Hajibayli. The concert will feature performance of Turkish students of the Academy, as well as Turkish
 
Study of Nizami Ganjavi’s heritage to be published in different languages
09.01.2014 [11:42]
The Nizami Ganjavi International Center will publish a study of Nizami Ganjavi’s poems, including Khamsa in different languages along with the world's most renowned researchers of the heritage of the great poet on the initiative and under the auspices of Ismail Serageldin, Director of the Library of Alexandria
 
Jane Campion to head jury for Cannes 2014
07.01.2014 [21:09]
The Oscar-winning director of The Piano, Jane Campion, is to lead the jury at this year`s Cannes film festival. Campion, who is also the only female film-maker to have ever taken home the French
 
Documentary about Azerbaijani artist Tahir Salahov to be demonstrated in Paris
07.01.2014 [14:31]
A documentary about Azerbaijani People’s Artist Tahir Salahov will be screened at an event marking his 85th anniversary in Paris, France. Directed by Ziya Shikhlinski, the documentary is called "The Artist Drawing with Heart".
 
TURKSOY holds jubilee concert in St. Petersburg
07.01.2014 [13:04]
The International Organization of Turkic Culture (TURKSOY) has held an exclusive concert marking the 20th anniversary of its founding in Saint Petersburg, Russia
 
Azerbaijani student shoots film “Karabakh” in Turkey
02.01.2014 [13:58]
Azerbaijani student studying in Cyprus Near East University, Niyazi Salimbayli, has ended shooting of a film “Karabakh” in Turkey. The Youth Fund under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan sponsored the shooting of the movie, which has been prepared jointly with the Azerbaijani and Turkish students.
 
Ukraine hosts concert dedicated to Solidarity Day of World Azerbaijanis
28.12.2013 [20:50]
A concert dedicated to the Solidarity Day of World Azerbaijanis has been held in “Farida Plaza” in Vinnitsa, the city of Ukraine. The ceremony organized by the Ukrainian Azerbaijani Youth Union (UACB) in Vinnitsa brought
 
Fly to Baku – Contemporary Art from Azerbaijan” exhibition launched
27.12.2013 [23:15]
Organized and supported by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation and the English edition of “Baku” magazine "Fly to Baku – Contemporary Art from Azerbaijan” exhibition has today been launched at the Heydar Aliyev Center. President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva and Vice-President of the
 
Solo exhibition “Girls Prefer Oilmen” by Irina Eldarova opens at “YAY!” Gallery
27.12.2013 [10:02]
A solo exhibition by artist Irina Eldarova has today opened its doors for visitors at “Yay” Gallery of the “YARAT!” Contemporary Art Space. The exhibition entitled “Girls Prefer Oilmen” features latest paintings and installations by
 
Popular British journalist Paul Steele writes on culture and cuisine of Azerbaijan
26.12.2013 [12:12]
Founder of the British web resource “baldhiker.com”, popular journalist Paul Steele has published two articles on the culture and cuisine of Azerbaijan. The first article headlined “Azerbaijan – Opera and Ballet Theatre Baku” reads
 
Azerbaijani film to participate at Dhaka Film Festival
26.12.2013 [11:14]
Azerbaijan’s feature film “Cholchu” (Steppe Man) by director Shamil Aliyev and “Melting Island” by director Fariz Ahmadov will participate at the Dhaka International Film Festival in Bangladesh. The festival will be held on Jan.10-18, 2014. The Steppe Man has an exciting plot. It is about a young steppe man who lives far from
 
Istanbul hosts photo-exhibition titled “Azerbaijan- the pearl of Islamic culture”
25.12.2013 [17:25]
A photo-exhibition titled “Azerbaijan- the pearl of Islamic culture” has been held at the Ciragan Palace in Istanbul, Turkey. The exhibition, dedicated to the birthday of President Ilham Aliyev was organized by the State Committee for Work with Religious Associations of Azerbaijan. It featured photos
 
“YAY!” Gallery to host solo exhibition “Girls Prefer Oilmen” by Irina Eldarova
25.12.2013 [12:30]
“YAY!” Gallery of the “YARAT!” Contemporary Art Space on Thursday will host solo exhibition “Girls Prefer Oilmen” by Irina Eldarova. The exhibition will last till December 26. An exhibition entitled “Girls prefer oilmen” features latest paintings and installations by
 
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