Azerbaijani movies screened at international festival in Korea

22.08.2017 [14:53]
Azerbaijani movies are screened at an international film festival in the Republic of Korea. Buta and Girov (Hostage) are shown at Seoul History Museum through partnership with Azerbaijan`s Embassy in the Republic of Korea ...

Azerbaijani mugham masters to give concert in New York

21.08.2017 [19:04]
Azerbaijani People's Artist Alim Gasimov and his daughter Fargana Gasimova will give a concert at the Rose Theater in New York in October. Joined by "Silk Road" ensemble and choreographer Mark Morris's dance group, the ...

Silk Road – and spirit of Azerbaijan – combines with Monet’s inspirational environment

21.08.2017 [18:48]
The Festival Musique de Chambre à Giverny, which takes place each year in the Normandy region of France, paid tribute to Azerbaijani classical music as a part of the main theme of its 13th edition, which was La Route de la Soie (The Silk Road) ...

Vyshny Volochyok, Russia holds events commemorating Muslim Magomayev

18.08.2017 [20:48]
The city of Vyshny Volochyok, Tver province, Russia has inaugurated a street and unveiled a bas-relief commemorating Muslim Magomayev on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the late singer`s birth. Addressing the ceremony, Aleksandr Borisov, mayor of the city, said that both Azerbaijan ...

Azerbaijan`s artist to present his works in Germany

18.08.2017 [11:16]
Azerbaijan`s Honorary Artist Ashraf Heybatov will present his works in Berlin, Germany. Being one of the eminent art photo masters in Azerbaijan, Ashraf is in constant search for synthesis of East and West traditions, of national originality ...

Another success of AZERTAC`s photo correspondent in international contest

17.08.2017 [11:03]
AZERTAC`s photo correspondent Ilgar Jafarov has won “Photo journalism” nomination at the Shadow Hunter Circuit 2017 in Serbia. Ilgar was also awarded PSA (Photographic Society of America) Honorable Mention for “Two in dive” photo which he took at the ...

Gabala to host 5th International Jam Festival

16.08.2017 [19:22]
The fifth international Jam festival will be held in Gabala, Azerbaijan, on August 26. The festival will be co-organized by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, Gabala District Executive Authority, Azerbaijan National Culinary Center and National Culinary Association ...

Baku to host series of events marking 25th anniversary of Azerbaijan-Republic of Korea diplomatic relations

16.08.2017 [14:48]
Azerbaijani Deputy Minister of Culture and Tourism Nazim Samadov has said Baku will host a series of events marking the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Azerbaijan and the Republic of Korea this year. “These events will include an exhibition, s taekwondo tournament, presentation of national ...

More than 48,000 tourists visited Gobustan National Historical-Artistic Reserve in six months of 2017

15.08.2017 [18:59]
A total of 48,219 tourists visited Gobustan National Historical-Artistic Reserve in the first six months of 2017, according to an employee of the Reserve. “25,663 of them were foreign tourists,” said Rahman Abdullayev. “The majority of foreign tourists visiting Gobustan Reserve are from Russia ...

Tourism potential of Astana presented in Baku VIDEO

15.08.2017 [17:09]
A ceremony to launch a tourism potential of city of Astana has been held in Baku. The event also featured a demonstration of video about “EXPO 2017” held in Astana. Consul of Embassy of Kazakhstan to Azerbaijan Nurbek Almashov ...

Moscow to host concert commemorating Muslim Magomayev

14.08.2017 [13:28]
A concert marking the 75th anniversary of world-renowned singer and composer, People's Artist of USSR Muslim Magomayev will be held in Crocus City Hall, Moscow, on October 21. The two-part concert will feature songs from the famous ...

Muslim Magomayev’s statue to be erected in Kiev

12.08.2017 [18:41]
A statue of world-renowned opera and pop singer, composer, Peoples’ Artist of USSR Muslim Magomayev will be erected in the center of the Ukrainian capital of Kiev. The statue will be located in a park also named after Magomayev that will be built here. ...

President Ilham Aliyev confers Sharaf Order upon Alim Gasimov

12.08.2017 [18:09]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has issued an order to confer Sharaf Order upon Peoples’ Artist Alim Gasimov. The Order recognizes Alim Gasimov`s contribution to the development of Azerbaijan`s musical culture. ...

Baku to host Euro Tolerance festival

11.08.2017 [20:36]
Euro Tolerance festival will be held in Baku in October. Organized by the Delegation of the European Union to Azerbaijan, the festival will mark the 60th anniversary of the Treaties of Rome ...

Azerbaijani violinist gives concert in London

11.08.2017 [19:40]
Renowned Azerbaijani violinist Nazrin Rashidova has given a concert at St. James's Church in London. Accompanied by pianist Daniel Grimwood, she performed works of Joseph Jongen and Paul Lewis ...

YARAT launches Camping and Gramping summer camp program

11.08.2017 [17:34]
YARAT launches Camping and Gramping summer camp program. Unique idea of this camp is to bring together two generations – youth from 8 to 17 ages with their grandparents. Every week of this camp will have a specific theme. ...

Patricia Kaas to perform in Baku

09.08.2017 [21:21]
World famous French singer Patricia Kaas will give a concert at the Heydar Aliyev Palace in Baku on October 18. She already performed in Baku in 2014, presenting "Kaas Chante Piaf" ("Kaas Sings Piaf") concert dedicated to French cabaret singer, songwriter ...

Azerbaijan Culture Days to be held in Minsk

09.08.2017 [15:23]
Azerbaijan Culture Days will be held in Minsk, Belarus, on August 12, according to Minsk City Executive Committee. The event will be organized by the Congress of Azerbaijani Communities in Belarus in partnership with Minsk City Executive ...

Decorative and applied arts festival to be held in Baku

05.08.2017 [11:07]
The glamorous festival of decorative and applied arts will kick off in Art Villa gallery. The exhibition will feature original and unique pieces of art, including batik, tapestry, ceramics, stained glass, jewelry and rugs. ...