YARAT, Duet announce exhibition featuring US and Azerbaijani artists together

25.05.2015 [10:00]
An exhibition featuring American artist Caitlin Aasen (Duet Gallery) and Azerbaijani artist Vusal Rahim (YAY Gallery) will be held from May 2 to July 17. To mark the first time these two artists have been displayed together, this exhibition creates a dialogue between their ...

Exhibition of Turkish Fine Arts kicks off at Heydar Aliyev Center

14.05.2015 [10:46]
The opening ceremony of the exhibition "The imagination, space and time in modern Turkish fine arts" took place at the Heydar Aliyev Center. The exhibition, presented in Baku for the first time, was organized jointly with the Central ...

Faun and Majestic Nymph Contemporary Dance Performance by Emmanuelle Huynh

06.05.2015 [11:00]
YARAT Contemporary Art Centre and the French Institute in Azerbaijan have announced Faun and Majestic Nymph contemporary dance performance by Emmanuelle Huynh, popular French dancer and choreographer ...

April 29 is International Day of Dance

29.04.2015 [12:15]
International Dance Day was introduced in 1982 by the International Dance Council, a UNESCO partner NGO, and is celebrated yearly, on April 29. The date is not linked to a particular person or a particular form of dance, although it's also the day when the French dancer ...

Exhibition of Azerbaijani artists opens in Paris

28.04.2015 [12:47]
An exhibition of Azerbaijani artists has opened in famous “Russkiy Mir” gallery, located in the eighth district of Paris. Generally, 35 oil paintings of the Honored Artists of Azerbaijan, as Asmar Narimanbayova, Huseyn Haqverdi, Ismayil Mammadov, as well ...

YAY Gallery opens solo exhibition of photo artist Fakhriyya Mammadova

22.04.2015 [16:50]
A solo exhibition of photo artist Fakhriyya Mammadova has opened at YAY Gallery. Fakhriyya Mammadova holds degrees in ceramics and design; she is a member of the Artists Union and Photographers Association of Azerbaijan. Moreover, she belongs to the association ‘Wings of Time’ that unites modern Azerbaijani artists. ...

YAY Gallery presents solo exhibition of photo artist Fakhriyya Mammadova

16.04.2015 [13:00]
YAY Gallery presents a solo exhibition of photo artist Fakhriyya Mammadova, which will be held from 22nd April to 5th June 2015. Fakhriyya Mammadova holds degrees in ceramics and design; she is a member of the Artists Union and Photographers Association of Azerbaijan. Moreover, she belongs to the association ...

Cracking Art Group and Semeni International Art exhibition open at Heydar Aliyev Center

18.03.2015 [20:53]
Artworks by Europe’s famous Cracking Art Group and Semeni International Art Exhibition have opened at the Heydar Aliyev Center. Vice-president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva attended the opening ...

Cracking Art Group and Semeni International Art exhibition open at Heydar Aliyev Center VIDEO

18.03.2015 [19:04]
Artworks by Europe’s famous Cracking Art Group and Semeni International Art Exhibition have opened at the Heydar Aliyev Center. Vice-president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva attended the opening of the exhibition. Cracking Art Group was established by six European painters Renzo Nucara ...

Works by Azerbaijani artists to be on display at Art Dubai 2015

17.03.2015 [18:57]
YAY Gallery has announced its participation in Art Dubai 2015 at stand J10, showing works from Azerbaijani artists Rashad Alakbarov and Huseyn Hagverdi. Rashad Alakbarov is one of the main Azerbaijani artists to come to international attention in recent years. Alakbarov’s installation-based ...

Azerbaijani artist's exhibition opens in Paris

10.03.2015 [22:01]
An exhibition of Azerbaijani artist Nigar Narimanbayova has opened at International Art Gallery in Paris. The opening of the exhibition was attended by French public figures, acclaimed artists, staff members of the Azerbaijani Embassy ...

YARAT announces one month collaborative project with ISOLATION

05.03.2015 [12:00]
YARAT has announced a one month collaborative project with ISOLATION ROOM/ GALLERY KIT which will take place in Baku, March 2015. The project is scheduled to coincide with American Week, organised by the US Embassy in Baku. ISOLATION ROOM/ GALLERY KIT is an evolving project ...

Museum of Modern Art to open exhibition “The (Dis-) appearing woman” by British artist

19.02.2015 [21:28]
On 11th March, The Museum of Modern Art will open the exhibition “The (Dis-) appearing woman” by British artist Sarah Knill-Jones, comprising of a sound installation, a video work and over 100 paintings. Sarah Knill-Jones was born in London in 1969 and brought up in Scotland. ...

Exhibition by Italian artist Paola Anziche “The fibres of Baku: a portrait of the city” to open in Baku

12.02.2015 [14:00]
Non-commercial organization YARAT announces a forthcoming presentation of Italian artist Paola Anziche. The presentation will become the result of her residence at YARAT Contemporary Art Organization as well as collaboration of YARAT with FARE, Milan ...

YARAT to organize “Shirin Neshat: The Home of My Eyes” exhibition

06.02.2015 [12:00]
YARAT will organize the “Shirin Neshat: The Home of My Eyes” exhibition to mark the opening of YARAT Contemporary Art Centre in Baku on March 24. The exhibition’s focus is a major new commission, produced following the artist’s time in Azerbaijan. The exhibition also includes two of ...

YAY gallery presents German artist Margret Eicher

30.01.2015 [13:31]
YAY gallery hosted the first exhibition in 2015 – German artist Margret Eicher’s solo exhibition “Regime of Images” on January 29. Margret Eicher is a German conceptual artist specializing in tapestry. Margret is famous for her enormous tapestries, in which she combines baroque imagery with well-known and familiar images of our information society ...

YAY gallery to present solo exhibition by German artists Margret Eicher

22.01.2015 [10:00]
YAY gallery on January 29 will host the first exhibition in 2015 by German artist Margret Eicher’s solo exhibition “Regime of Images”. Margret Eicher is a German conceptual artist specializing in tapestry. Margret is famous for her enormous tapestries, in which she combines ...

Vice-president of Heydar Aliyev Foundation attends “CHRISTMAS TREE” International Art Exhibition

26.12.2014 [18:00]
Inauguration of “CHRISTMAS TREE” International Art Exhibition took place in the park of the Heydar Aliyev Center, December 25. Vice-president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva acquainted herself with the exhibition. Christmas trees and decorations – symbols of the New Year – are presented in different forms – in ...

E·phem·er·a exhibition opens at Baku Museum of Modern Art

22.12.2014 [11:36]
E•phem•er•a art exhibition has opened at the Baku Museum of Modern Art, as the third in a series of young curator exhibitions, supported by non-profit organization YARAT. ...