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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.

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

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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.



Gorgeous dresses by Azerbaijan`s fashion designer displayed at State Hermitage Museum
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
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
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
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
The Days of Greek Culture will be held in Baku on December 7.

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

Azerbaijan, France explore ways of boosting cultural cooperation
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
'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
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
Euronews has published an article highlighting the Baku Jazz Festival, AzerTag reports.

"Culture and creativity for innovation and growth" forum underway in Baku
"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
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
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"
Polad Bulbuloglu has been awarded the medal of fund "Russian Performing Arts".

Azerbaijan State Dance Ensemble to perform in Moscow
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
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
Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on marking the 100th jubilee of famous Azerbaijani composer Gara Garayev.

"IMAGINE" Euro Tolerance Festival 2017 kicks off in Baku
The European Union Delegation to Azerbaijan is holding first "IMAGINE" Euro Tolerance Festival 2017 in Baku.

Azerbaijani movie to be screened at Heartland Film Festival
A movie by Azerbaijani filmmakers "Pomegranate Garden" will be demonstrated at the Heartland Film Festival.

Nakhchivan mausoleums submitted to ISESCO Islamic World Heritage List
Azerbaijan has submitted mausoleums in Nakhchivan to be considered for inclusion in ISESCO (Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) Islamic World Heritage list, AzerTag reports.

Baku to host 2nd Sculpture International Symposium
Baku will host the 2nd International Symposium on Sculpture 'The song in the stone'.

Azerbaijan to join Sheikh Zayed International Heritage Festival for the first time
Azerbaijan will for the first time be represented at the Sheikh Zayed International Heritage Festival to be held from December 1, 2017 to January 27, 2018 in Abu-Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Azerbaijan represented in International Art Biennial in Beijing
The opening ceremony of the 7th Beijing International Art Biennial was held on September 24.

President Ilham Aliyev confers honorary titles on National Art Museum employees
Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order conferring honorary tiles on several employees of the Azerbaijan National Art Muesum.

Arzu Aliyeva's documentary to be shown in London parliament
Documentary "The aim is Baku. How Hitler lost the war for oil," screened with the support of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, will be shown in the London Parliament.

Seminar highlighting Azerbaijan`s development after post-soviet period held in Sweden
A seminar highlighting Azerbaijan`s development after post-soviet period has been held in Stockholm, Sweden.

Azerbaijan celebrates Day of National Music
Today, September 18 is a birthday of the founder of the professional music in Azerbaijan, prominent composer, musicologist Uzeyir Hajibeyli.

‘INDIAN OCEAN’ enthrals music lovers at Baku Boulevard
Top Indian band ‘INDIAN OCEAN’ which is visiting Azerbaijan on an international tour performed a captivating concert at Baku Sea side Boulevard on 11 September 2017 which was much enjoyed by Azerbaijani as well as tourists.

Baku hosting 2nd Indonesian Cultural Festival
The 2nd Indonesian Cultural Festival is being held in Baku. APA reports that firstly, an exhibition was organized in foyer of Heydar Aliyev palace within the festival.

Euronews: Tar is Azerbaijan`s musical heritage
Euronews has published an article highlighting the tar, an Azerbaijani musical instrument.