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 ...

Icherisheher to host exhibition marking 25th anniversary of Azerbaijan`s membership of UNESCO

08.05.2018 [11:05]
An exhibition marking the 25th anniversary of Azerbaijan`s membership of UNESCO will be opened in Icherisheher on May 8. The event, co-organized by the Icherisheher State Historical-Architectural Reserve Administration, the Ministry of Culture and the ...

Theme chosen for International Museum Day 2018

06.05.2018 [13:34]
The worldwide community of museums will celebrate International Museum Day on and around 18 May 2018. The theme chosen for 2018 is "Hyperconnected museums: New approaches, new publics". ...

Genocide-100 exhibition to be organized in Baku

28.03.2018 [16:53]
“Genocide-100” exhibition will be held in Baku to commemorate the Day of Genocide of Azerbaijanis on March 29. The six-day exhibition will be co-organized by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism and Azerbaijan State Art Gallery. It will feature selected works from Azerbaijan State Art Gallery and personal collections of artists. ...

Azerbaijani artist awarded at International contest

01.03.2018 [12:48]
An exhibition of the 4th International caricature contest opened in Macedonia. The exhibition features the 100 best works. 155 artists from 40 countries participated with 430 works at the contest on ...

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 ...

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. ...

“Unity of Islamic Civilization and Culture” exhibition of drawings opens in Baku

26.12.2017 [15:18]
"Unity of Islamic Civilization and Culture" exhibition of drawings has been launched at the Center of Cultural Relations of Iran`s embassy in Azerbaijan. The exhibition is co-organized by Azerbaijan Union of Artists, Center of Cultural Relations ...

"H.E.Art" painting exhibition opens in Baku

13.12.2017 [17:32]
"H.E.Art" art exhibition of paintings with the theme "Switzerland and its nature" opened at the Art Tower Gallery in Baku. The art project was co-organized by the Embassy of Switzerland and the Arts Council Azerbaijan ...

Baku to host exhibition of Iranian women artists

21.11.2017 [10:43]
An exhibition of works by three Iranian women artists will open in Baku on November 24. The 10-day exhibition will be co-organized by the Center of Cultural Relations of Iran`s embassy to Azerbaijan and Azerbaijan ...

Moldavian artists` works to be displayed in Icherisheher, Baku

20.11.2017 [13:04]
Moldavian artists Ion and Iulia Carchelan`s works, “Moldova in poetry of colors”, will be displayed at the Art Tower gallery in Icherisheher, Baku, on November 22. The 3-day event will be co-organized by “Icherisheher” Administration of State Historical-Architectural ...

"Culture and creativity for innovation and growth" forum underway in Baku

26.10.2017 [11:42]
"Culture and Creativity for Innovation and Growth" Forum has underway at the Stone Chronicle Museum in Baku. The forum focused on developing cultural and creative industries in Azerbaijan. The forum brought together good examples from ...

5th International Symposium on Azerbaijani Carpets wraps up in Baku

21.10.2017 [11:02]
The 5th International Symposium on Azerbaijani Carpets (ISAC 2017) under the motto "Traditions and Innovations" has wrapped up in Baku. The symposium was attended by representatives of carpet weaving industry from 25 countries ...

5th International Symposium on Azerbaijani Carpets kicks off in Baku

18.10.2017 [18:07]
The 5th International Symposium on Azerbaijani Carpets (ISAC 2017) under the motto “Traditions and Innovations” has kicked off at the International Mugam Center in Baku. Participants of the conference first viewed an exhibition ...

Da Vinci painting up for auction with $100 million estimate

11.10.2017 [13:33]
The last Leonardo da Vinci painting in private hands is going to auction in New York next month — with a pre-sale estimate of around $100 million, according to the Associated Press ...

"DanceAbility – Inclusive Dance" workshops wrap up in Baku

06.10.2017 [17:26]
"DanceAbility – Inclusive Dance" workshops that was held in Baku for the first time were finalised with demonstration of participants' final performance. Six days workshops and final performance was held at Yarat Contemporary Art Center with Support of "Rapid Solutions Company" ...

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. ...