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The Days of Azerbaijani Culture have kicked off in Cannes, France, organized by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation. “Undiscovered new motifs in Azerbaijani carpetry” exhibition opened at Gare Maritime exhibition hall at the Palais des Festivals et ...

Culture 2019-07-14 13:25:00

From July 14 to August 13, the Museum of Modern Art will launch an exhibition with concise title “ЖИВОПИСЬ” (PAINTING) of three very different but kindred spirit to each other artists - Aida Mahmudova, Farid Rasulov and Niyaz Najafov ...

Art 2019-07-12 21:16:00

The Chinese city of Fuzhou will host the next session of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee in 2020. This decision concluded the work of the 43rd session of the World Heritage Committee, meeting in Baku since 30 June ...

Culture 2019-07-09 20:23:00

President of the European Council Donald Tusk has visited Gobustan National Historical-Artistic Reserve. He first viewed the exhibits at a museum created in the territory of the reserve ...

Culture 2019-07-09 18:22:00

China Daily newspaper has published an article highlighting the inscription of Azerbaijan`s historic centre of Sheki with the Khan’s Palace on UNESCO’s World Heritage List. The article says: “Azerbaijan`s historic centre of Sheki with the Khan’s ...

Culture 2019-07-08 21:01:00

A yoga and poetry night has been arranged as part of the “Word” literary project at Yanardag State Historical-Cultural and Natural Reserve. Vice-President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva attended the event ...

Culture 2019-07-08 17:52:00

During its meeting in Baku this morning, the World Heritage Committee inscribed six cultural sites on UNESCO’s World Heritage List. The newly inscribed sites are located in Azerbaijan, Portugal, the Russian Federation, Spain, and the UK ...

Culture 2019-07-07 16:30:00

Azerbaijan`s historic centre of Sheki with the Khan’s Palace has been added to UNESCO’s World Heritage List at a meeting of the World Heritage Committee in Baku. The historic city of Sheki is located at the foot of the Greater Caucasus Mountains and divided in two ...

Culture 2019-07-07 15:13:00

Azerbaijan and China have explored the ways of developing relations in the field of culture. Azerbaijani Minister of Culture Abulfas Garayev and director of the Chinese National Cultural Heritage Administration Liu Yuzhu met on the margins of the 43rd ...

Culture 2019-07-06 22:58:00

During its meeting in Baku this afternoon, the World Heritage Committee inscribed seven cultural sites on UNESCO’s World Heritage List. According to UNESCO, the sites added this afternoon are located in Canada ...

Culture 2019-07-06 21:26:00

Japan`s Foreign Minister Taro Kono has released a statement as “Mozu-Furuichi Kofun Group: Mounded Tombs of Ancient Japan” was inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List at the 43rd Session of the World Heritage Committee in Baku ...

Culture 2019-07-06 20:27:00

Azerbaijani cellist Jamal Aliyev will give a concert with Chamber Orchestra of Wales at St Mary`s Church, in Swansea, Wales, UK on July 13.Jamal Aliyev said the concert will mark the 75th birthday celebrations of Karl Jenkins, the most performed living composer ...

Music 2019-07-05 18:07:00

During its morning session, the World Heritage Committee, meeting in Baku, inscribed two natural sites in China and in the Islamic Republic of Iran on the UNESCO’s World Heritage List: Migratory Bird Sanctuaries along the Coast of Yellow Sea-Bohai Gulf of China ...

Culture 2019-07-05 14:00:00

For millennia, the horse was a faithful friend and companion of man. Despite the development of science and technical progress, in the modern world, interest in horse breeding has not changed at all. In Azerbaijan, which is an integral part of the Turkic world, people from ancient ...

Culture 2019-07-04 19:27:00

Vice-President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, founder and head of International Dialogue for Environmental Action (IDEA) Public Union Leyla Aliyeva has viewed “Live Life” exhibition and met with students who are on a summer internship under the international exhibition project ...

Culture 2019-07-03 22:32:00

Vice-President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva has attended another entertainment show organized by the Foundation for nearly 200 children deprived of parental care and in need of special care. The show was held at Dalga Beach resort on the shore of the Caspian Sea ...

Culture 2019-07-03 20:51:00

Chairman of the 43rd session of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee, Azerbaijani Minister of Culture Abulfas Garayev has met with Permanent Delegate of Saint Kitts and Nevis to UNESCO David Doyle. ...

Culture 2019-07-03 13:18:00

“Cultural heritage offers us a shared sense of belonging to a great story of humanity. It is our strong belief that the seeds of culture of peace may be cultivated only through dialogue and mutual respect,” said First Vice-President of Azerbaijan, UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Mehriban Aliyeva as she made a speech at the opening ...

Culture 2019-07-01 21:02:00

“Azerbaijan’s devotion to the values and ideals of UNESCO goes beyond its national borders. In the last ten years our activity on preservation of the World Cultural Heritage has covered a wide geography,” said First Vice-President of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva as she addressed the opening ceremony of the 43rd session of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee ...

Culture 2019-07-01 20:41:00

The first plenary meeting as part of the 43rd session of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee has got underway at Baku Convention Center. The session agenda was announced. The event also heard the reports from representatives of member states ...

Culture 2019-07-01 15:46:00