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Cracks on Mona Lisa help it survive for centuries

Cracks on old paintings such as the Mona Lisa look unsightly but may actually be the key to keeping masterpieces stable over centuries, according to new research. It found restorers should be wary of filling in the cracks, as the …

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Critic accidentally destroys $20,000 artwork

Art critic Avelina Lésper has accidentally destroyed a contemporary piece at Mexico’s premiere art fair. Lésper said she accidentally shattered the installation at the Zona Maco art fair in Mexico City when she …

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Baku to host 'Aluminum' Biennale on November 20-25

The 6th International Biennale of Contemporary Art 'Aluminum' will be held in Baku on November 20-25, according to the Azerbaijani Ministry of Culture. The event is co-organized by the Ministry of Culture and the …

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Azerbaijani artist to present her works in Paris

An artist from Azerbaijan, Nigar Narimanbekova, will take part in an international exhibition in the largest exhibition hall of the Russian Spiritual and Cultural Center at Holy Trinity Cathedral in Paris. According to the artist, the …

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Turkmen artist's works to be presented in Baku

The exhibition of Turkmen contemporary artist Mammad Yarmammadov 'Love For Motherland' will open at Art Tower Gallery in Baku on November 7-14. Mammad Yarmammadov has successfully participated in many …

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Swedish artist inspired by Nasimi

Swedish artist Simon Arns presented the portrait of great Azerbaijani painter and thinker Imadeddin Nasimi as part of the workshop at Art Tower Gallery in Baku. The two days workshop was co-organized by Arts …

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Leyla Aliyeva attends LEYLA. FONS VITAE performance

LEYLA. FONS VITAE poetry performance was presented as part of the second Nasimi Festival of Poetry, Arts and Spirituality at Magsud Ibrahimbayov Creative Center in Baku. Vice-President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla …

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