Ashraf Murad’s exhibition in Baku

On March 15, in the Museum of Painting of Azerbaijan of the XX-XXI centuries, the exhibition of the artist-nonconformist Ashraf Murad “Love and Protest” had opened. It was organized with the assistance of YARAT Contemporary Art Center

Venue: Museum of Painting of Azerbaijan of the XX-XXI centuries

Date: 15 March, 2019

Time: 19:00


On April 10, 2018 the Academic Council of the Azerbaijan State Academy of Arts awarded Mr. Farhad Ahmadov the title of Honorary Doctor of the Academy for invaluable contribution and assistance in the development of young and talented students.

Farhad Ahmadov is a connoisseur and collector of works of art with an international reputation. His collection consists of hundreds of works of the world, Russian and Azerbaijani art of the highest level. At the same time, Farhad Akmadov is the largest philanthropist, too. For many years, he has generously invested his resources in strengthening the spiritual and intellectual potential of Azerbaijan, popularization and promotion of the best representatives of Azerbaijani art in the leading cultural centres of the world.

Venue: Baku

Date: 10 April, 2018

Time: 11:00


Constellation of Absheron. The Azerbaijani artists of the 1960 to 1980s.

The Tretyakov Gallery with assistance of Heydar Aliyev Foundation and Mardjani Foundationopens an exhibition ” The Constellation of Absheron. The Azerbaijani artists of the of the 1960to 1980s”.

Venue: Tretyakov Gallery

Date: 15 November, 2016

Time: 18:00


Javad Mirjavadov’s exhibition in London

On 16th of February at the second festival of Azerbaijani culture level the prestigious Sotheby’s auction in London exhibited paintings of Javad Mirjavadov – famous Azerbaijani artist, one of the founders of non-conformism.

Venue: Sotheby's, London, United Kingdom

Date: 16 February, 2015

Time: 18:00


Painting of artist Mark Rothko was sold for 46,5 m

The painting of world-renowed artist Mark Rotko “Untitled” (yellow and blue) was sold by Sotheby’s auction for 46,5 million dollars.


Venue: Sotheby's, New York

Date: 12 May, 2015

Time: 18:00


Venice Biennale

The works of great Azerbaijani artists proudly exhibited at the 56th International Art Exhibition – the Venice Biennale 2015.

Azerbaijani pavilion shows works of nonconformist artists of the Soviet period.

Venue: Biennale, Venice

Date: 06 May, 2015

Time: 18:00


Farkhad Khalilov’s exhibition in London

“Aznar” company has become a sponsor of London’s exhibition of Mr. Farhad Khalilov who is one of the most prominent contemporary artists in Azerbaijan.

The Chairperson of “Aznar”, Mr. Farhad Akhmedov, a well-known businessman and sophisticated connoisseur of art, has long been an admirer of the creative works of his namesake. This is not the first exhibition of Mr. Farhad Halilov being sponsored by Mr. F.Akhmedov’s company.

Venue: Saatchi Gallery, King's Road, London

Date: 11 March, 2015

Time: 18:00



Company “Aznar” is a sponsor of the exhibition of the artist Farhad Khalilov, Azerbaijan.

An exhibition of work by Farhad Khalilov, chairman of Azerbaijan’s Union of Artists, is to open in London on 6 October.

Venue: 7 Howick Place, London SW1P 1BB

Date: 07 October, 2011

Time: 18:00