Celebrities are stepping out on the red carpet for the launch of Zhara-2018 International Music Festival at Sea Breeze Resort in Baku. Glyuk’oza, Grigory Leps and Cosmos girls, Artik & Asti, Sogdiana, Ani Lorak, Sergey Lazarev, Gradusi were the first arrivals ...

Muslim Magomayev park inaugurated in central Kiev VIDEO

19.07.2018 [16:19]
A solemn opening ceremony of a memorial park named after the prominent Azerbaijani singer and composer, People's Artist Muslim Magomayev has been held in the center of the Ukrainian capital of Kiev ...

Laura Mattarella visits Gobustan National Historical-Artistic Reserve

18.07.2018 [17:59]
Daughter of the President of the Italian Republic Laura Mattarella has visited Gobustan National Historical-Artistic Reserve. She was informed that settled since the 8th millennium BC, the area contains more than 600,000 distinct paintings ...

Deputy Mayor of Cannes: Days of Azerbaijani Culture have further enriched our relations  VIDEO

17.07.2018 [10:51]
“Relations between Azerbaijan and the city of Cannes have a long history. The days of Azerbaijani culture have further enriched this relationship. The Azerbaijani culture days are being held at a time when France marks its national holiday. This is the manifestation of importance we attach ...

AZERTAC`s photo correspondent wins three gold medals and three PSA Honorable Mentions in Europe

16.07.2018 [19:05]
AZERTAC`s photo correspondent Ilgar Jafarov has won three gold medals and three Honorable Mentions of Photographic Society of America at Digitalna Foto Arhiva Circuit 2018 international photo competition in Croatia, Montenegro, Ireland and Serbia. The international photo contest, held under auspices of the Photographic Society ...

‘Days of Azerbaijani Culture brings Azerbaijan much closer to Cannes residents’ VIDEO

16.07.2018 [14:05]
“The Azerbaijani Culture Days bring the two peoples closer to each other, allow them to get acquainted with each other`s culture and history and also enriche the bilateral relations,” former Director of the French Banking Group Alain Bezier has told AZERTAC ...

Organized by Heydar Aliyev Foundation, Days of Azerbaijani Culture open in Cannes

15.07.2018 [12:26]
Days of Azerbaijani Culture have kicked off in Cannes, France, organized by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation. “Love tandem” exhibition of works by prominent Azerbaijani artists Latif Feyzullayev and Vajiha Samadova was launched at the Palais des Festivals et des Congrès in ...

Azerbaijan represented at "Astana-Arkau" music festival

08.07.2018 [11:58]
Azerbaijani musicians Sahib Pashazade and Kamran Karimov represented the country at the Turkic Music Festival "Astana-Arkau". The festival was held in "Astana Opera" theatre. The concerts of the Astana-Arkau Festival featured almost all Turkic peoples` music ...

Azerbaijani culture presented in Burgas

04.07.2018 [21:09]
A photo exhibition titled “Baku - the harmony of antiquity and modernity” marking the centenary of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic has been launched in the city of Burgas, Bulgaria. The exhibition featured the screening of a movie Ali and Nino, the executive producer ...

Azerbaijan to host 43rd session of UNESCO World Heritage Committee

04.07.2018 [19:17]
The 43rd session of UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee will be held in Azerbaijan in 2019, said a join statement released by the ministries of Foreign Affairs and Culture of Azerbaijan ...

Leyla Aliyeva`s book published in London

02.07.2018 [13:45]
The Hertfordshire Press Publishing House has published “The World Dissolves like a Dream” book by young Azerbaijani poetess Leyla Aliyeva in London. Composed of 130 poems, the book was translated into English by famous British poets and translators Caroline Walton ...

Azerbaijani youth held classical music night in Chicago

02.07.2018 [10:59]
The Azerbaijani talented youth in Chicago held a classical music night dedicated to the Independence Day of the United States of America. Organized by the Azerbaijani Center of Midwest America, the event was held at the Turkish American Cultural Alliance (TACA) ...

Days of Iranian Culture open in Baku

28.06.2018 [12:25]
The official opening ceremony of the Days of Iranian Culture has been held at the Azerbaijan State Academic Philharmonic Hall named after Muslim Magomayev, featuring famous culture workers of Azerbaijan and Iran ...

Azerbaijan, Iran discuss ways of widening cultural relations

27.06.2018 [17:40]
Azerbaijan`s minister of culture Abulfas Garayev has met with Iran`s minister of culture and Islamic guidance Abbas Salehi to discuss the ways of enhancing relations between the two countries in the field of culture. Garayev noted that Azerbaijan and Iran are brotherly states, which support ...

YARAT presents exhibition by Indian artist Shilpa Gupta

25.06.2018 [20:13]
YARAT Contemporary Art Space announces a solo exhibition by internationally renowned Indian artist Shilpa Gupta, opening on 7th July 2018. The exhibition takes its departure point from the central piece: a new, large-scale multi-channel sound installation which gives voice to 100 poets who have been jailed over the centuries ...

Azerbaijan’s minister of culture meets with ISESCO director general

20.06.2018 [17:11]
Azerbaijan’s Minister of Culture Abulfas Garayev has met with ISESCO Director General Abdulaziz Othman Altwaijri, who is on a visit to Azerbaijan to attend the opening ceremony marking the launch of the celebration of Nakhchivan as the Islamic Culture ...

Azerbaijani singer ranks third at “Voice of Astana”

18.06.2018 [15:28]
Azerbaijani opera singer Ilham Nazarov has ranked third at an international competition “Voice of Astana”. The Ministry of Culture and Sports of the Republic of Kazakhstan organized the international competition within celebrations of the 20th anniversary of Astana ...

AZERTAC`s photo correspondent wins gold medal at “Good Light 2018” competition in Serbia

11.06.2018 [11:52]
AZERTAC`s photo correspondent Ilgar Jafarov has won a gold medal of the International Federation of Photographic Art (FIAP) in the Decisive Moment contest of “Good Light 2018” international photo competition in Serbia ...

First food and culture tour from U.S. in Azerbaijan

10.06.2018 [14:37]
For the first time, a cuisine and culture tour from U.S. will take place in Azerbaijan on July 3-10, as initiated and organized by Feride Buyuran, award-winning author of Pomegranates and Saffron: A Culinary Journey to Azerbaijan. The inaugural culinary excursion will start in Baku and continue along several ...