Baku hosts solemn opening of 9th International Mstislav Rostropovich Festival

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Museum of Modern Art to host “I wanna be adored” exhibition

20.04.2016 12:03 GMT

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The exhibition, which will be held at the Museum of Modern Art, is Portugal`s first independent cultural initiative in Azerbaijan.

"Snow White and the Huntsman 2" demonstrated at CinemaPlus - VIDEO

16.04.2016 12:26 GMT

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The Azerbaijani premium movie theatre "CinemaPlus" began to show fantasy film "Snow White and the Huntsman 2".

Week of Azerbaijani films to be held in Brazil

15.04.2016 11:50 GMT

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The event passed in the Bank of Brazil Cultural Center in Sao Paulo on 6-11 April.

Second part of the project 'Sing for Karabakh' presented - VIDEO

12.04.2016 15:00 GMT

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The work was held in different regions of Azerbaijan and foreign countries.

Creativity of Azerbaijani cinema celebrated in Paris

09.04.2016 10:36 GMT

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This evening of ingenious and engrossing films demonstrated the excellent quality of Azerbaijani cinema.

British Film Spring brings best of contemporary British cinema to Baku

08.04.2016 16:50 GMT

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The British Council Azerbaijan in cooperation with the British Embassy Azerbaijan and Nizami Cinema Centre is proud to announce the Second British Film Spring Festival in Baku from 25 to 30 April 2016.

Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra to perform "Arazbari" at Heydar Aliyev Center

08.04.2016 15:46 GMT

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The Heydar Aliyev Center is to host the concert by the Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra of Budapest on May 3, AzerTag reports.

Cloverfield, 10 horror movie presented to press at CinemaPlus - PHOTOS

30.03.2016 15:30 GMT

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The press-presentation of ‘Cloverfield, 10’, a horror thriller film combined with fantasy, was held for public representatives and media at Azerbaijan’s premium class CinemaPlus film theater on March 29.

NTV to tell about Azerbaijani cuisine

30.03.2016 08:58 GMT

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The crew is already in Azerbaijan.

Azerbaijan creates regional culture and tourism departments

29.03.2016 18:54 GMT

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Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on improvement of the structure of the country’s Ministry of Culture and Tourism, APA reports.

Three books about Azerbaijani cuisine published in Poland

29.03.2016 17:40 GMT

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The Embassy of Azerbaijan to Poland in partnership with Warsaw University of Agriculture has published three books from Azerbaijani cuisine series: “Azerbaijani dolma”, “Azerbaijani lavash” and “Plov, khash, lavash”.

Baku among 50 best cities of the world

29.03.2016 13:40 GMT

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Baku has been included into the list of 50 largest and luxurious cities of the world, prepared by British Skylines.

Baku to host Polish documentary photo festival

28.03.2016 17:45 GMT

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A festival of young polish documentary photographers will open in Baku on April 2, AzerTag reports.

Eros Ramazzotti to give concert in Baku

28.03.2016 09:54 GMT

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Italian musician and singer-songwriter Eros Ramazzotti will give a concert at Baku Crystal Hall on April 27, AzerTag reports.

Qusar chosen "Capital of Azerbaijani folklore"

10.03.2016 16:45 GMT

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A presentation will be held on this occastion.

‘Cinema Plus’ presents fantastic action ‘Divergent 3: Behind the wall’ - VIDEO

10.03.2016 16:26 GMT

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The premium theater of Azerbaijan ‘CinemaPlus’ showed fantastic action ‘Divergent 3: Behind the wall’, the final part of the trilogy ‘Divergent’ based on the popular books Veronica Roth.

Award winning documentary “Endless Corridor” screened in Florence

07.03.2016 16:03 GMT

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Within the framework of the International “Justice for Khojaly” Campaign, the ceremony to present the award winning documentary, “Endless Corridor”, produced directed by Aleksandras Brokas and narrated by Jeremy Irons has been held in Florence, Italy.

Statue of Maestro Niyazi to be raised in Baku

04.03.2016 12:19 GMT

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A statue of Maestro Niyazi will be raised in Baku, Deputy Minister of Culture and Tourism Adalat Valiyev told reporters on Friday.

Exhibition of Azerbaijani artist opened in Rome

17.02.2016 14:39 GMT

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Personal exhibition of Azerbaijani artist Faig Ahmed, “Point of perception”, jointly organized by the City Mayor, the Azerbaijani Embassy in Italy and the Montoro12 Contemporary Art Gallery opened at the Museum of Contemporary Art of Rome (Museo di Arte Contemporanea di Roma - MACRO).

Azerbaijan joins International Book Fair in Minsk

11.02.2016 11:12 GMT

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The 23 Minsk International Book Fair has started in the capital of Belarus today, AzerTag reports.

Azerbaijani movies win award at the international festival in China

09.02.2016 09:17 GMT

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The Lighthouse” (Mayak), short film called as “Black Garden” the movies by Azerbaijani filmmakers, have received award in the first Asian International Film Festival in China, AzerTag reports.

Eros Ramazzotti cancels his concert in Baku

02.02.2016 14:22 GMT

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The concert was scheduled for April 24.

Azerbaijani culture development fund established in Dnepropetrovsk

02.02.2016 10:23 GMT

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Azerbaijani culture development fund has been set up in Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine, AzerTag reports quoting the Ukrainian news agency Ukrainskiye Natsionalniye Novosti.

US hosts premiere of "Ali and Nino" - PHOTOS

29.01.2016 14:43 GMT

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Executive producer of the film is Leyla Aliyeva, Oxu.az reports with reference to the Heydar Aliyev Foundation.

Baku to host photo exhibition “Russia - Azerbaijan: 2015”

28.01.2016 15:56 GMT

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The Baku-based Russian Information and Cultural Center on February 3 will host the opening of “Russia - Azerbaijan: 2015” photo exhibition marking the Day of Russian Diplomats, which was established by the special Decree of the President of Russian Federation on October 31, 2002.

Azerbaijan to perform in first semi-final of Eurovision 2016

25.01.2016 17:02 GMT

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Azerbaijan has been drawn to perform in the fist semi-final of Eurovision 2016 Song Contest to be held in the Swedish capital of Stockholm, APA reports citing to the contest’s official website.

Tahir Salahov’s exhibition opens in Moscow

23.01.2016 09:16 GMT

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An exhibition of People`s Artist of Azerbaijan Tahir Salahov titled “The sun at its zenith” has opened at the Tretyakov Gallery in Moscow, AzerTag reports.

Maksud Ibrahimbeyov awarded "Sharaf" order - PHOTO

22.01.2016 16:34 GMT

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For his merits in the development of the cinema and theatre in Azerbaijan.

Concert of Azerbaijan music held in Warsaw

22.01.2016 09:34 GMT

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A concert of Azerbaijani music has been held at the Music school named after Carol Shimanovski in Warsaw, AzerTag reports.

CinemaPlus to open 5 more movie theaters

14.01.2016 15:17 GMT

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The premium cinema 'CinemaPlus' will open 5 more movie theaters.

Nizami Ganjavi’s monument to be erected in Ljubljana

14.01.2016 09:28 GMT

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A monument to great Azerbaijani poet and thinker Nizami Ganjavi will be erected in one of the central parks in Ljubljana, Slovenia.

Azerbaijan joins Christmas Book campaign in Lithuania

13.01.2016 09:36 GMT

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Christmas Book campaign, initiated by President of Lithuania Dalia Grybauskaite, helped collect 50,000 new books for public and school libraries across Lithuania.

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