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On January 15, the National Music and Global Culture Society, in collaboration with the Azerbaijan-American Music Foundation, announced the inaugural Hajibayli International Composition Competition to recognize outstanding new full-scale musical works ...

Culture 2021-01-19 18:51:00

Organized by Sapar Contemporary Gallery + Incubat, a well-known artist Aida Mahmudova’s second exhibition has been launched in the United States. PASTPRESENTFUTURE exhibition is a new series exploring the fragmentary nature ...

Culture 2021-01-15 18:14:00

“Inventory work is still underway in the liberated Azerbaijani lands,” the country’s Minister of Culture Anar Karimov told a press conference at ADA University. “Currently, information has been obtained over 6 districts. According to information ...

Culture 2021-01-14 19:51:00

A delegation led by Director General of the Islamic World Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization Dr. Salim bin Mohammed AlMalik has visited the Icherisheher, Inner City, a historic core of Azerbaijan`s capital Baku ...

Culture 2021-01-13 19:28:00

A delegation led by ICESCO Director General Salim bin Mohammed AlMalik has today visited the Alley of Honors to put flowers at the tomb of national leader, founder and architect of modern Azerbaijani state Heydar Aliyev. The delegation also put flowers at the grave of prominent ophthalmologist, academician Zarifa Aliyeva ...

Culture 2021-01-13 17:25:00

Uzeyir Hajibeyli's musical comedy "Arshin Mal Alan" has been premiered in the Bulgarian city of Kardzhali as part of cooperation of the International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation, the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Embassy of Azerbaijan in Bulgaria ...

Culture 2021-01-13 13:10:00

Iranian “Saeb Tabriz” newspaper has published a documentary archive material “Leo Tolsoy’s daughter on Armenian atrocities”. In the material, Alexandra Tolstaya, a daughter of the renowned Russian writer Leo Tolstoy, shares ...

Culture 2021-01-13 09:49:00

Azerbaijan`s Minister of Culture Anar Karimov has met with Director General of the Islamic World Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (ICESCO) Salim bin Mohammed AlMalik in Baku to discuss the current state of and prospects for ...

Culture 2021-01-11 18:02:00

Director-General of the Islamic World Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ICESCO) Dr. Salim M. AlMalik will pay a visit to Azerbaijan to discuss joint cooperation between the organization and Azerbaijan in the educational, scientific and cultural spheres ...

Culture 2021-01-11 11:24:00

The Louvre museum in Paris - home to the Mona Lisa and other world famous works of art - suffered a 72 percent drop in visitors in 2020 compared to 2019, as a result of the COVID crisis, according to Reuters ...

Culture 2021-01-10 11:14:00

English-language China Daily newspaper has published an article headlined “Azerbaijan declares 2021 as 'Year of Nizami Ganjavi'”. Written by AZERTAC`s special correspondent in China Shahin Jafarov, the article says: “President of Azerbaijan ...

Culture 2021-01-07 14:36:00

President Ilham Aliyev has signed an Order to declare 2021 as a “Year of Nizami Ganjavi” in Azerbaijan. The 880th anniversary of the great poet and thinker Nizami Ganjavi will be celebrated in 2021 ...

Culture 2021-01-05 13:54:00

Director-General (DG) of the Islamic World Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (ICESCO) Salim M. AlMalik has announced the start of the preparations for holding an international conference on the biography of the Prophet Muhammad in cooperation with the Muslim World League (MWL) and Mohammadia League of Scholars ...

Culture 2021-01-01 15:52:00

The award ceremony of the international online drawing competition on “Let`s Protect Our World: Traditions of the Turkic World", organized by the International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation has been held for a group of ...

Culture 2020-12-31 12:59:00

Azerbaijan State Translation Centre has published the Azerbaijani version of “Shah of Shahs” book by the renowned Polish writer and publicist Ryszard Kapuscinski. The book describes the social-political processes in Iran leading to ...

Culture 2020-12-29 10:23:00

Azerbaijan State Translation Centre has released a book “About the mysteries of filmmaking” by the renowned Russian filmmaker Andrei Tarkovsky. The book includes author’s thoughts, scientific articles, as well as speeches and interviews on cinematic excellence ...

Culture 2020-12-27 12:01:00

Let Me Run ("İzn ver qaçım") shot film by Azerbaijani film director Elmar Bayramov has been recognized as the "Best Foreign Film" at the "Fighting Spirit Film" international festival held in London. The film tells the life story of a physically challenged young man named ...

Culture 2020-12-22 10:15:00

The Azerbaijan State Translation Center has published selected works by Carlos Fuentes, a famous Mexican writer, in Azerbaijani language. The book includes the novels “The Death of Artemio Cruz”, “Aura” and a short story “Chac Mool”. ...

Culture 2020-12-22 09:36:00

Turkey`s traditional strategy game Mangala has been included in the UNESCO Representative List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity, Turkish Minister of Culture and Tourism Mehmet Nuri Ersoy said on Twitter. Mangala is a Turkish intelligence and strategy board game that is usually played by two ...

Culture 2020-12-18 16:14:00

The Azerbaijan State Translation Centre has announced the release of an Azerbaijani-German phrase book designed for businessmen, tourists, as well as the general public wishing to learn German. The phrase book offers a quick and easy access to a large number of topics ...

Culture 2020-12-18 09:19:00