An Iranian delegation led by head of the Islamic Culture and Relations Organization Abuzar Ebrahimi Torkaman has today visited the Alley of Honors to lay flowers at the tomb of Azerbaijan`s national leader, founder and architect of modern Azerbaijani state Heydar Aliyev ...

Musical rendezvous with Azerbaijani composer held in Sankt Petersburg

22.02.2018 [17:55]
A concert of Azerbaijani composer and conductor Ismayil Hajiyev was held in Sankt Petersburg, Russia. Mr. Hajiyev performed his music pieces at the concert. The concert aroused keen interestr among the audience ...

President of International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation visits National Academic Library of Kazakhstan

21.02.2018 [16:40]
President of the International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation Gunay Afandiyeva has met Director General of National Academic Library of Kazakhstan Umutkan Munalbaeva. Gunay Afandiyeva highlighted the Foundation`s activity in preservation and ...

Azerbaijani cellist to perform with Bolton Symphony Orchestra

20.02.2018 [18:17]
Azerbaijani cellist Jamal Aliyev will give a concert with Bolton Symphony Orchestra in England on March 3. Called Russian Favourites, the concert will feature works by Russian composers Mussorgsky, Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninov ...

Saudi Arabia to host first Arab Fashion Week

20.02.2018 [15:17]
Saudi Arabia is set to host its first Arab Fashion Week next month as part of a push to support aspiring Saudi designers and drive growth in the sector, according to Arab News. Princess Noura bint Faisal, honorary president of the Arab Fashion Council ...

Arif Aziz celebrated through fashion prism of Leonie Mergen during London Fashion Week

19.02.2018 [15:46]
Arif Aziz – currently in his 75th year – ranks amongst the most internationally-respected contemporary artists. Renowned for his ‘uninhibited self-expression’, homage to his extraordinary and unique vision has been paid by the young German fashion ...

Heydar Aliyev Center hosts exhibition of acclaimed Czech artist Alphonse Mucha

17.02.2018 [10:45]
An exhibition entitled "Alphonse Mucha: in search of beauty" has opened at the Heydar Aliyev Center. Vice-President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva attended the opening ceremony of the exhibition ...

Texas hosts concert marking centenary of Azerbaijani composer Gara Garayev

16.02.2018 [14:25]
The University of North Texas in Denton, Texas in collaboration with the Azerbaijan - American Music Foundation have held a concert marking the 100th anniversary of the birth of Gara Garayev, one of the Azerbaijan's prominent composers. It was the first major event in series of planned programs in the USA honoring ...

German photographer`s exhıbıtıon to open ın Baku

15.02.2018 [10:22]
An exhibition "Altar" audiovisual installation by Berlin photographer Sven Marquardt made in collaboration with Marcell Dettmann will be opened in Baku, on February 24. Sven Marquardt has raised to international fame as a photographer depicting ...

Copy of manuscript of prominent Azerbaijani poet Fuzuli’s “Divan” includes in "World Memory" Program Registry

14.02.2018 [20:36]
The copy of the manuscript of famous Azerbaijani poet Mahammad Fuzuli's "Divan" which was written in Turkish (Azerbaijani) has been included in the Memory of the World Register, says the letter addressed to the Director of the Institute of Manuscripts ...

US artist to present his works in Baku

12.02.2018 [18:05]
Works by American artist Jacob Martin will be demonstrated in Baku. The exposition "Brush Strokes" will open in Art Villa Gallery on February 22. ...

Azerbaijan`s Minister of Culture and Tourism meets Secretary General of TURKSOY

10.02.2018 [12:10]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfas Garayev has met Secretary General of TURKSOY Dusein Kaseinov. Mr. Garayev stressed the importance of increasing the efforts towards popularization of Turkic culture and traditions across the ...

Azerbaijan's art figures awarded with 25th Anniversary Medal of TURKSOY

09.02.2018 [18:24]
A ceremony to award Azerbaijani art figures for their contributions to the culture of the Turkic world on the 25th anniversary of TURKSOY has been held at the International Press Center. ...

“Mystery” - Azerbaijan short stories published in Germany

09.02.2018 [17:13]
The Translation Centre under the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan (AzTC) has published a collection of Azerbaijan short stories titled “Mystery” in Germany as a part of its project on the promotion of Azerbaijan Literature worldwide. ...

“Egyptian Mysterious Tales” published in Azerbaijani

08.02.2018 [18:20]
The Translation Centre under the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan (AzTC) has published a book titled “Egyptian Mysterious Tales”. It is a joint project between AzTC and the Baku-based Cultural Centre of Egypt. The book is within the capacity of children and young people, taking them ...

“Florida Keys” international music competition commemorating prominent Azerbaijani composer Jevdet Hajiyev kicks off in Florida

07.02.2018 [18:44]
In honor of prominent Azerbaijani composer Jevdet Hajiyev, the "Florida Keys" International Music Competition for Young Talents (IMCYT) has kicked off in the US State of Florida. The organizer of the competition is daughter of the great composer ...

"Ali and Nino" screened in Genoa

03.02.2018 [14:28]
A film "Ali and Nino" was screened in Genoa, Italy. The event was co-organized by the Azerbaijani Embassy in Italy and the country`s Honorary Consulate in Genoa. The premiere of the film, produced by Leyla Aliyeva, vice-president of the Heydar Aliyev ...

Short story collection by Sherwood Anderson published in Azerbaijani

02.02.2018 [15:55]
The Translation Centre under the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan (AzTC) has published in Azerbaijani a collection of short stories titled “Winesburg, Ohio” by Sherwood Anderson, a prominent American novelist and short story writer ...

Concert marking jubilee of Azerbaijan`s outstanding musician held in Austria VIDEO

01.02.2018 [12:55]
A concert marking the 70th birthday of famous Azerbaijani pianist, People's Artist, Rector of Hajibeyov Baku Academy of Music Farhad Badalbayli was held at the Azerbaijan Culture Center in Vienna, Austria ...