International Music Festival due in Baku
6 SEPTEMBER 2015
The 7th International Music Festival dedicated to the 130th anniversary of Uzeyir Hajibeyli will be held in Baku from September 18 to 28 with the help of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation and the Azerbaijani Culture and Tourism Ministry.
Open-air painting due in Baku
25 AUGUST 2015
"Under the open sky-9" open-air painting event will be held in the Baku’s “Art Villa” gallery on September 13. Entitled “Sports and art” the event plans to bring together both young and experienced artists. Outdoor painting is held in support of young people and intellectuals.
Azerbaijani drama to be screened at film festival in Moscow
13 AUGUST 2015
The film “Lighthouse” by Azerbaijani filmmaker Fariz Ahmadov will be presented at the “Len” film festival in Russia. The country’s capital, Moscow will host the event between August 14 and 16.
Miss & Mister Azerbaijan-2016 kicks off
7 AUGUST 2015
"Miss & Mister Azerbaijan-2016" national beauty contest has kicked off. Single girls and boys aged between 18 to 26 have a chance to take part at the contest.
Baku hosts third Int’l Intellectual Games
28 JULY 2015
The third International Festival of the Intellectual Games titled the "Cup of Icherisheher," one of the largest intellectual projects in Azerbaijan, has recently held in the country’s capital.
Cannes to get acquainted with Azerbaijani culture
14 JULY 2015
The French city of Cannes will host the “Days of Azerbaijani Culture,” organized by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation from July 14 to 31. The event will showcase a wide range of entertainment programs, presenting Azerbaijani art, culture, national music and jazz, from tradition to modernity, and will help French audiences to immerse themselves in Azerbaijani culture.
Azerbaijani film to be screened in Germany
2 JULY 2015
The feature film "Nabat" by Azerbaijani director Elchin Musaoglu will be screened at the Five Lakes International Film Festival. The film is included in the main competition program of the film festival, which will be held in Germany from July 29 to August 9.
Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company to perform in Baku
16 JUNE 2015
Israeli modern dance troupe "Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company" will perform on the stage of the Heydar Aliyev Palace in Baku. The performance of the modern dance program is organized under the framework of cultural events of the first European Games.
Coop Art Gallery to showcase Azerbaijani artist’s works
9 JUNE 2015
Famous Azerbaijani artist- surrealist Mehriban Efendi will represent the country in Slovakia. The reproduction of “Impression” picture by the talented artist will be put on display in the international “Coop Art Gallery”.
FutureShorts films festival reaches Baku
1 JUNE 2015
YARAT Contemporary Art Space Film Club presented the next show of FutureShorts films festival in Baku on May 29-30.