THE NATIONAL GALLERY
THE EMBASSY OF THE REPUBLIC OF AZERBAIJAN
with the support of ‘Rila Style’
AZERBAIJAN: A UNIVERSE OF MAGIC COLOURS
5 April – 21 May 2017
Opening on Wednesday, 5 April, at 18:00
The Palace, Knyaz Alexander I Sq.
The exhibition is organised by the Embassy of the Republic of Azerbaijan on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Azerbaijan and Bulgaria. It includes 31 works by famous Azerbaijani artists, such as Mir Nadir Zeynalov, Yaver Sultanov, Eldar Mammadov, Vugar Muradov, and Jawad Mirdzhavadov. The exhibition unites different schools and generations and provides an insight into the art of Azerbaijan over the past 35 years. The viewer has the opportunity of observing both the depiction of socio-economic themes and the rich and ancient culture of Azerbaijan. The works on display are an outstanding example of the diversity of Azerbaijani figurative art.
Mir Nadir Zeynalov, Yaver Sultanov, Eldar Mammadov, Vugar Muradov, and Jawad Mirdzhavadov have held numerous exhibitions in Azerbaijan, USA, France, Germany, Japan, Luxembourg, Russia, the Netherlands, Iran, Turkey, Hungary, and Georgia, among many other countries, with examples of their works being held by a great number of museums and private collections.
All the paintings included in the exhibition are presented courtesy of the generous cooperation of Rauf Ahundov.
For further information:
tel: 0899 366 258