The first Nasimi Festival of Poetry, Arts and Spirituality, dedicated to great Azerbaijani poet and thinker Imadeddin Nasimi (1369-1417) is being held in Azerbaijan from 27th to 30th September 2018. The poems of this great poet are remarkable not only for their brilliant masterfulness ...

Azerbaijan attends Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe Annual Advisory Forum 2018

27.09.2018 [12:13]
Azerbaijan has attended the Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe Annual Advisory Forum 2018, under the theme "Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe connecting cultural values, heritage sites and citizens: strategies and synergies in a global ...

Worldwide renowned Sadhguru to lecture at Heydar Aliyev Center

21.09.2018 [16:09]
On November 10, Sadhguru, a recognized Indian yogi and mystic, will give a lecture at the Heydar Aliyev Center for the first time. The subject of his presentation is Inner Engineering: Technologies for Wellbeing ...

® Run Film opens new front in information war – one more innovation in Azerbaijan

20.09.2018 [16:10]
Run Film, the media project of the Run Group company plans to shoot a historical film. The movie is called “The Erivan khanate" ("İrəvan xanlığı"). For shootings which will begin at the beginning of 2019 it will be purchased modern equipment ...

Baku to host “Picturesque views of the Peruvian Andes” exhibition

20.09.2018 [11:02]
“Panorama of the Peruvian Andes” exhibition will open at the Art Tower Gallery in Baku. The exhibition co-organized by the embassy of Peru to Azerbaijan, the State Historical-Architectural Reserve of Icherisheher ...

European Union to conduct Baku Cultural Heritage Festival

19.09.2018 [21:36]
On the occasion of the European Year of Cultural Heritage, the Delegation of the European Union to Azerbaijan in cooperation with the Embassies of EU Member States and in particular Germany, France, Greece, Poland, Croatia, the Netherlands, Hungary ...

UNESCO Coordinator for Central Asian to attend international symposium in Baku

19.09.2018 [18:22]
Azerbaijan Carpet Museum will bring world professionals in the field of arts and crafts in Baku on October 25-27 to participate in the 3rd International Symposium Common Language of the Turkic World ˗ Patterns on the topic Intersections in Felt. A ...

Fidan Huseynova to represent Azerbaijan at Junior Eurovision 2018

19.09.2018 [10:11]
Fidan Huseynova will represent Azerbaijan at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2018 in Minsk, Belarus. The information was provided at the press conference on Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2018 held at the Public Television and Radio Broadcasting Company (ITV) in Baku ...

Xinhua delegation visits Gobustan National Historical-Artistic Reserve VIDEO

18.09.2018 [15:56]
A Chinese delegation led by Editor-in-Chief of Xinhua News Agency He Ping has visited Gobustan National Historical-Artistic Reserve. They were informed that settled since the 8th millennium BC, the area contains more than ...

Xinhua delegation visits Khazar TV in Baku VIDEO

18.09.2018 [15:47]
A delegation led by Editor-in-Chief of Chinese Xinhua News Agency He Ping has visited Khazar TV in Baku. The Chinese delegation first met with Khazar TV president Shamkhal Hasanli. ...

Baku to host virtual reality art exhibition

18.09.2018 [12:11]
YARAT Contemporary Art Space is to host an exhibition, titled “ Full Emptiness: Virtual Reality”. The exhibition is to be held at ARTIM Project Space within ARTIM Project. VR (Virtual Reality) is considered to be one of the most popular and rapidly developing art medias of the XXI Century, it offers ...

Xinhua delegation visits Icherisheher in Baku VIDEO

17.09.2018 [19:45]
A delegation led by Editor-in-Chief of Chinese Xinhua News Agency He Ping, who has a ministerial status, has visited the Icherisheher, Inner City, a historic core of Azerbaijan`s capital Baku. They were informed about Icherisheher State Historical and Architectural ...

Baku Media Center organizes music night to mark 120th anniversary of Azerbaijani cinema 

15.09.2018 [14:40]
Baku Media Center has organized a music night on the 120th anniversary of the Azerbaijani cinema. Sponsored by Bakcell, the event was attended by president of Baku Media Center Arzu Aliyeva, cinematographs, musicians, and state officials ...

Organizing Committee holds first meeting in preparation for 43rd session of UNESCO World Heritage Committee to be held in Baku VIDEO

14.09.2018 [21:29]
The Organizing Committee of the 43rd Session of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee to be held in Baku in 2019 has convened its first meeting. Addressing the event, Chairman of the Organizing Committee, Minister of Culture Abulfas ...

3rd Indonesian Cultural Festival opens in Baku

14.09.2018 [19:29]
A solemn opening ceremony of the 3rd Indonesian Cultural Festival under the theme “Keeping the Archipelago’s Greatest Culture Alive” has been held at the Heydar Aliyev Palace in the Azerbaijani capital of Baku. Participants of the event first viewed an ...

Azerbaijan`s conductor becomes second in international competition in France VIDEO

09.09.2018 [13:17]
Azerbaijani conductor Fuad Ibrahimov has won the second place at the 4th Evgeny Svetlanov International Conducting Competition in France. The Evgeny Svetlanov International Conducting Competition has been held in Paris at the ...

California State Senate hosts Azerbaijani musicians

07.09.2018 [15:37]
At the invitation of the California State Senate, Azerbaijani vocalist Marziyya Huseynova, pianist Aida Elkhanzade and the violinist of the Sacramento Youth Symphony Lida Kaphar have performed Azerbaijani and European classical music at the California ...

Azerbaijan to host Nasimi Festival of Poetry, Art and Spirituality organized by Heydar Aliyev Foundation

05.09.2018 [11:37]
The first Nasimi Festival of Poetry, Arts and Spirituality, dedicated to a great Azerbaijani poet and thinker Imadeddin Nasimi, will be held in Azerbaijan on September 27-30, 2018. Organized by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation with the support of the Ministry of ...

AZERTAC`s photo correspondent wins gold medal of Photographic Society of America

31.08.2018 [14:26]
AZERTAC`s photo correspondent Ilgar Jafarov has won a gold medal of the Photographic Society of America at the “Adventure 2018” international photo competition in Negotin, Serbia ...