culture in Caucasus

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Sheki celebrates 85th birth anniversary of Rasim Ojagov

The solemn ceremony dedicated to the 85th birth anniversary of the National Artist of Azerbaijan, actor Rasim Ojagov took place in the Azerbaijani city of Sheki. As part of the event, flowers were laid at the bas-relief of Rasim Ojagov …

Center of national art crafts to be created in Vladikavkaz

The authorities of North Ossetia are going to open a center of folk arts in Vladikavkaz. Following the meeting, chaired by the head of the region Vyacheslav Bitarov, the press service of the republican government issued such a message. …

7 Beauties in Moscow (Photo Report)

On November 20th, the Seven Beauties exhibition opened in the All-Russian Museum of Decorative Art in Moscow. The project presents the Azerbaijani culture as synthesis of the carpet art, jewellery, miniature, classic national music, classic dance, and contemporary art.

Vesti FM about Nasimi Festival in Moscow

Hosts of the 'National Question’ program on Vesti FM, Gia Saralidze and Marat Safarov, told about the series of events in Moscow dedicated to great Azerbajani poet Nasimi, which has …

 Baku to host Sattar Bahlulzade's exhibition

The 'Melody of strokes' exhibition, timed the 110th anniversary of the National Artist of Azerbaijan Sattar Bahlulzade and the renovation of the museum, will open at the Museum of Modern Art in Baku on November 16. …

Baku hosting 8th edition of Azerbaijan Fashion Week

The 8th edition of Azerbaijan Fashion Week will be held at the Museum Center in Baku on November 1-3. The official slogan of the 8th AFW season - Art meets fashion - reflects the choice of the main site for shows. The main visuals of …

Russian ballet stars to stage Giselle ballet in Baku

The Azerbaijani State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater will stage the ballet 'Giselle' by Adolphe Adam on November 17, the press service of the theater said. Leading soloists of the Russian State Academic Bolshoi Theater, …

Event dedicated to Tajik culture held in Baku

An event dedicated to Tajik culture, organized by Tajikistan’s embassy in Azerbaijan, was held in Baku on October 30. Welcoming the guests, Ambassador of Tajikistan to Azerbaijan Rustam Soli stressed the diversity …