Azerbaijan joins Conference of European Ministers of Culture in Davos

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Azerbaijani movie at Gold Movie Awards International Festival

05.01.2018 20:21 GMT

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The Azerbaijani movie "The Steppe Man" (Cholchu) has been nominated for Goddess Nike Award of the Gold Movie Awards Film Festival.

Baku and Moscow to host 9th International Mstislav Rostropovich Festival

05.01.2018 00:06 GMT

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Russian capital Moscow will host the 9th International Mstislav Rostropovich Festival from March 27 to April 3.

BP’s “Warrior” with Ilham Zakiyev wins Cannes Gold Award

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"Ali and Nino" movie presented in Saudi Arabia

25.12.2017 20:19 GMT

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Within the celebration of the Day of Solidarity of World Azerbaijanis the Embassy of the Republic of Azerbaijan to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has presented to the general public "Ali and Nino" film produced by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, as part of the "Ambassador’s Choice" film festival organized by the Embassy of India in Riyadh.

Oscars 2018: 341 movies set to compete for Best Picture nominations at 90th Academy Awards

21.12.2017 19:26 GMT

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A whopping 341 films are eligible to receive a nomination for Best Picture at the 90th Academy Awards next year.

25th anniversary of Azerbaijan's membership of UNESCO marked in Baku

19.12.2017 20:40 GMT

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The 25th anniversary of Azerbaijan's membership of UNESCO has been marked in Baku. State and government officials, members of the Parliament, scientists, culture workers attended the event at the Mugham Club.

'Ali and Nino' film demonstrated in Croatia's Zagreb

14.12.2017 14:33 GMT

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The film 'Ali and Nino' based on the same-name novel, the world's bestseller by Gurban Said has been demonstrated in Croatia's Zagreb with the organizational support of our country's Embassy to Croatia and Croatia-Azerbaijan Friendship Association.

Gorgeous dresses by Azerbaijan`s fashion designer displayed at State Hermitage Museum

09.12.2017 17:50 GMT

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Three dresses by Honored Art Worker of Azerbaijan, fashion designer Fakhriya Khalafova`s collections are presented at the "Costume History" exhibition at the State Hermitage Museum, and then will enter the museum's fund.

Heydar Aliyev Center to host exhibition of Caravaggio’s works

07.12.2017 19:17 GMT

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An exhibition titled “Caravaggio - Opera Omnia” will open in the Heydar Aliyev Center Dec. 13, Trend reports.

Mehriban Aliyeva inaugurates new building of Baku music school named after Rostropovichs

07.12.2017 11:35 GMT

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First Vice-President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva has attended the inauguration of a new building of secondary school No 21 named after Leopold and Mstislav Rostropovichs.

UNESCO recognizes Azerbaijan's dolma as Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

06.12.2017 12:33 GMT

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UNESCO has recognized Azerbaijan's dolma as the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity, Permanent Delegate of Azerbaijan to UNESCO, Ambassador Anar Karimov tweeted on Dec. 6.

Baku to host exhibition of Greek ambassador

05.12.2017 00:07 GMT

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The Days of Greek Culture will be held in Baku on December 7.

First Azerbaijani Cuisine Festival opens in Italy

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The first Azerbaijani Cuisine Festival has opened in the Italian capital of Rome.

Azerbaijan, France explore ways of boosting cultural cooperation

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Azerbaijan`s minister of culture Abulfas Garayev has met with his French counterpart Françoise Nyssen to discuss the ways of developing cultural cooperation.

UNESCO, Azerbaijan hold discussions on 10th anniversary of Baku Process

24.11.2017 21:00 GMT

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Representatives of UNESCO and Azerbaijan have held a working meeting highlighting the 10th anniversary of Baku process at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris, AzerTag reports.

Azerbaijan Carpet Museum is 50: museum employees awarded

20.11.2017 11:25 GMT

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The awards were presented by Abulfas Garayev, Minister of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan.

Azerbaijani writer Mir Jalal’s literary legacy presented in Los Angeles

20.11.2017 10:19 GMT

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Azerbaijan’s Consulate General in Los Angeles hosted on November 16, 2017 the presentation of the English translation of the renowned Azerbaijani writer Mir Jalal’s selected short stories. Published by ADA University in Baku this year, this was the first presentation of the book in the United States.

Leyla Aliyeva attends ceremony to mark People's Artist Tofig Guliyev's centenary

08.11.2017 12:37 GMT

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A ceremony to mark the 100th anniversary of the Azerbaijani prominent composer, People's Artist, State Prize Laureate Tofig Guliyev was held at the Heydar Aliyev Center in Baku Nov.7.

Azerbaijani Classical Music mesmerizes audience in Sacramento, California’s capital city

07.11.2017 11:40 GMT

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The Sacramento Youth Symphony performed on November 5, 2017 in the U.S. State of California’s capital city of Sacramento some of the best compositions of the Azerbaijani classical music by world-famous composers Fikret Amirov and Niyazi.

Salaries of Azerbaijan State Symphonic Orchestra’s artistic staff increased

03.11.2017 21:21 GMT

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Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on strengthening the social protection of the artistic staff of the State Symphonic Orchestra named after Uzeyir Hajibayli.

Azerbaijani mugham master and French jazzman release joint album

02.11.2017 10:06 GMT

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Well-known mugham master Gochaq Asgarov and French jazzman Pierre de Tregoman have released a joint album MUĞHAM SOULS.

Azerbaijani Oscar submission screened in Los Angeles - PHOTOS

31.10.2017 09:57 GMT

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'The Pomegranate Garden', presented by the Azerbaijan's Academy of Sciences as part of the Asia World Film Festival, has been screened in Los Angeles.

Patti Austin’s concert tour to end in Azerbaijan

30.10.2017 19:58 GMT

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The concert tour of famous American jazz artist, Grammy winner Patti Austin, who will perform at the Heydar Aliyev Center in Baku on Nov. 15, will end in Azerbaijan.

Euronews highlights Baku Jazz Festival

27.10.2017 01:00 GMT

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Euronews has published an article highlighting the Baku Jazz Festival, AzerTag reports.

"Culture and creativity for innovation and growth" forum underway in Baku

26.10.2017 20:00 GMT

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"Culture and Creativity for Innovation and Growth" Forum has underway at the Stone Chronicle Museum in Baku.

9 years pass since death of Legendary Azerbaijani singer Muslim Magomayev

25.10.2017 11:59 GMT

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9 years pass since death of Muslim Mahammad oglu Magomayev who was a Soviet and Azerbaijani baritone operatic and pop singer of the 1960s and 1970s.

Azerbaijan to mark 135th jubilee of prominent playwright Huseyn Javid

24.10.2017 18:48 GMT

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Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on marking the 135th jubilee of prominent Azerbaijani poet and playwright Huseyn Javid.

Polad Bulbuloglu awarded medal of fund "Russian Performing Arts"

23.10.2017 09:22 GMT

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Polad Bulbuloglu has been awarded the medal of fund "Russian Performing Arts".

Azerbaijan State Dance Ensemble to perform in Moscow

21.10.2017 12:03 GMT

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The artistic director and producer of the show is People's Artist of Russia, famous artist and choreographer Dikalu Muzakayev.

5th Int'l Symposium on Azerbaijani Carpets opens in Baku

18.10.2017 19:37 GMT

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The 5th International Symposium on Azerbaijani Carpets, ISAC 2017, under the motto “Traditions and Innovations” has kicked off at the International Mugam Center in Baku.

Azerbaijan to mark 100th jubilee of composer Gara Garayev

17.10.2017 19:57 GMT

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Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on marking the 100th jubilee of famous Azerbaijani composer Gara Garayev.

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