650th anniversary of great Azerbaijani poet Nasimi marked in Malaysia

26.11.2019 [12:06]
An event has been held in the city of Petaling Jaya, Selangor state, Malaysia to celebrate the 650th anniversary of great Azerbaijani poet and thinker Imadaddin Nasimi. The event was organized by Azerbaijan`s Embassy in Kuala Lumpur ...

La Scala soloists perform at Heydar Aliyev Center  VIDEO

25.11.2019 [18:33]
Soloists of the famous Italian La Scala Theater have performed at the Heydar Aliyev Center. Giovanni Guagliardo, Massimiliano Pisapia and Marina Nachkebiya were accompanied by the Azerbaijan State Symphonic Orchestra named after Uzeyir Hajibayli ...

Heydar Aliyev Foundation organizes Azerbaijani music night in Beijing

25.11.2019 [11:46]
“Azerbaijani music night” concert program has been held in Beijing. The event was co-organized by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation and the Azerbaijani Embassy in China in partnership with Chinese People's Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries ...

Azerbaijan joins Culture Commission meeting of 40th session of UNESCO General Conference

21.11.2019 [18:52]
Head of International Cooperation and Innovations Department of the Ministry of Culture of Azerbaijan Vasif Eyvazzade has attended the Culture Commission meeting of the 40th session of the UNESCO General Conference held at the headquarters of the Organization in Paris, France ...

Participants of Jalil Mammadguluzade’s 150th birth anniversary visit International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation

21.11.2019 [11:13]
Visitors who came to Baku for the 150th birth anniversary of famous writer, thinker, editor and playwright Jalil Mammadguluzade have visited the International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation ...

Retrospective exhibition by Russian photographer Yakov Khalip opens at Heydar Aliyev Center

18.11.2019 [22:49]
Heydar Aliyev Center has hosted the opening of “Heir to the Avant-Garde. The Azerbaijani diary” retrospective exhibition by the classic Soviet photographer Yakov Khalip. The exhibition is organized by the Lumiere Brothers Center for Photography, a ...

Azerbaijan, ISESCO discuss prospects for cooperation

18.11.2019 [20:28]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Culture Abulfas Garayev has met with new Director General of the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) Salim bin Mohammed Al-Malik on the sidelines of the 40th session of UNESCO General Conference in Paris to discuss the current state ...

Azerbaijani movie receives best film award at VII CIS Young Cinema Forum in Bishkek

14.11.2019 [22:18]
“Chairs”, a movie by young Azerbaijani filmmaker Orhan Aghazade, has received the International Best film award at the UMUT (Hope) VII Forum of Young Cinema of the CIS countries held in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. The forum marked the 80th anniversary of Kyrgyz actor Suimenkul Chokmorov ...

Heydar Aliyev Center hosts concert of famous pianist Ruslan Agababayev

13.11.2019 [13:11]
Famous pianist Ruslan Agababayev has performed with a concert program at the Heydar Aliyev Center. As a talented pianist and composer, he shows promise not only in jazz but also classical music. He was born in Baku on March ...

Film about Nasimi to be screened in Estonia

12.11.2019 [19:10]
"Nasimi", an Azerbaijani movie, starring honored artist Rasim Balayev, will be shown in Tallinn, Estonia, on November 27. The movie, with free entrance, will be screened in Azerbaijani, with English subtitles. The screening will be held as part of the Year of Nasimi ...

Days of Azerbaijani culture and literature open in Uzbekistan

06.11.2019 [16:52]
Days of Azerbaijani culture and literature have opened in the city of Urgench, Uzbekistan. The event is held with the support of Azerbaijani Cultural Center named after Heydar Aliyev under Azerbaijan`s Embassy in ...

Azerbaijani Language and Literature Exhibition opens in China

04.11.2019 [17:01]
The opening ceremony of the "Azerbaijani Language and Literature Exhibition" has been held at the library of Beijing Foreign Studies University (BFSU). Co-organized by the Embassy of Azerbaijan to China, the Heydar Aliyev Foundation and the School of Asian ...

Heydar Aliyev Center to host retrospective exhibition by Russian photographer Yakov Khalip

04.11.2019 [14:37]
Heydar Aliyev Center will host “Heir to the Avant-Garde. The Azerbaijani diary” retrospective exhibition of the classic Soviet photographer Yakov Khalip. The exhibition is organized by the Lumiere Brothers Center for Photography, a Moscow-based non-profit organization ...

Moscow hosts “Nasimi’s poetry – an anthem to human: Synthesis of Eastern and Western cultural and spiritual values” international conference VIDEO

01.11.2019 [21:51]
An opening ceremony of the international scientific conference under the motto “Nasimi’s poetry – anthem to human: Synthesis of Eastern and Western cultural and spiritual values” has been held at the Institute of Philosophy of the Russian Academy of Sciences. The event was held as part of a series of events ...

BHOS hosts literary and art evening dedicated to 650th anniversary of Nasimi

01.11.2019 [20:45]
According to the Decree of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, the 650th anniversary of the great Azerbaijani poet Imadeddin Nasimi is being widely celebrated in the country this year. Also, 2019 was declared as the “Year of Imadeddin Nasimi" in Azerbaijan ...

Azerbaijani delegation attends ICCROM 31st General Assembly

01.11.2019 [13:58]
An Azerbaijani delegation has attended the 31st General Assembly of the International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property (ICCROM) in Rome, Italy. The General Assembly meets every two years and is attended ...

Monument to Nizami Ganjavi to be erected in Ukraine

01.11.2019 [09:28]
A park named after great Azerbaijani poet and thinker Nizami Ganjavi is planned to be created in Ukraine’s second largest city of Kharkiv where a monument to him will also be erected. A preliminary agreement was reached at a meeting between mayor of Kharkiv ...

US tour operators get acquainted with Azerbaijan`s tourism potential

01.11.2019 [09:23]
US tour operators have met with representatives of about 70 tourism companies of Azerbaijan in Baku to familiarize themselves with the country`s tourism potential. They exchanged views on tourism services offered in Azerbaijan as well as bilateral cooperation prospects ...

UNESCO puts Baku on its Creative Cities Network

31.10.2019 [17:34]
Baku, capital of Azerbaijan, has been included in United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO’s) Creative Cities Network for Design. It was among 66 cities from 48 countries that were designated as UNESCO Creative Cities for October 31, 2019 ...