You’ll find a range of events relating to the world of Baku, in the city and around the world on these pages. If you’ve got an event you’d like to be listed, let us know!
- 26 May 2018 - 06 January 2019YARAT Contemporary Art Space
YARAT Contemporary Art Space, for the first time presents an exhibition of works by leading Azerbaijani painters Mikayil Abdullayev, Rasim Babayev, Sattar Bahlulzade, Gennady Brijatyuk, Nadir Abdurahmanov, Kamal Ahmed, Ujal Hagverdiyev, Igor Zhuk, Javad Mirjavadov, Boyukagha Mirzazade, Ashraf Murad, Toghrul Narimanbekov, Nadir Gasimov, Eldar Gurban, Maral Rahmanzade, Altay Sadigzade, Ogtay Sadigzade, Tahir Salahov, Khalida Safarova, Mahmud Taghiyev, Taghi Taghiyev, Farhad Khalilov, Gayyur Yunus at the Museum of XX-XXI Century Azerbaijani Painting.
- 04 June 2018 - 02 December 2018Heydar Aliyev Center, Baku
Fashion Habitat, presented by the Alexandre Vassiliev Foundation, illustrates the relationship between fashion and nature. The exhibition will include up to 400 pieces related to the 18th-21st-century garments and accessories, such as footwear, headwear, handbags, jewelery, etc. It will comprise of several sections including themes of the jungle, savannah, seaside area, rainforests, and other natural habitats. The show is also to include samples from worldwide famous brands like Paco Rabanne, Christian Dior, Elsa Schiaparelli, Lanvin, Givenchy, Thierry Mugler. Personal items of Bettina Graziani or an American actress Shirley MacLaine will also be on display.
- 10 November 2018 - 24 February 2019YARAT Contemporary Art Space, Baku
A solo exhibition of Colombian-born, Norway-based artist Pedro Gomez-Egana is now on show at YARAT Contemporary Art Space. The exhibition, entitled Sleipnir, takes its cue from adventurer Thor Heyerdahl's contentious theory that the Norse god Odin was in fact a real person, who migrated to Scandinavia from Azerbaijan.
- 16 November 2018 - 16 January 2019Museum of Modern Art, Baku
The exhibition Melody of Strokes will feature more than 130 works by artist Sattar Bahlulzade, who is known as the founder of contemporary Azerbaijani landscape painting.
- 17 November 2018 - 23 November 2018Baku Museum Center, Baku
An exhibition of works by Portuguese artist Carlos Motan will open this November in Baku.
- 22 November 2018 - 28 November 2018Various Venues, Baku
The third Polish Wilsa Film Festival will be held this November in Baku. The festival offers the opportunity to see Polish films on the big screen. The festival will feature films such as "Warsaw Battle, 1920", "Fair" and "City 44". Entrance is free.
- 24 November 2018Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre, Baku
Russian conductor Denis Vlasenko will conduct La Traviata at the Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre in Baku this November.
- 26 November 2018Heydar Aliyev Centre, Baku
The Vienna Strauss Festival orchestra returns this year, for the third time to perform. Led by the renowned violinist Peter Guth the founder and artistic director of the orchestra, the upcoming concert will feature pieces by famous classical Viennese composers including Johann Strauss.
Tickets can be purchased at the Heydar Aliyev Centre and via: https://iticket.az/
- 11 January 2019 - 13 January 2019Passage 1901, Baku
This January, coffee and tea fans will have the chance to enjoy different types of coffee and tea drinks in Baku. The festival will highlight opportunities in the industry. During the festival, two national barista championships will be held.
- 20 February 2019 - 22 February 2019Baku Expo Centre
The first Caspian International Realty and Investment Fair, Caspian Realty aims to provide a new impetus to the development of the real estate market of Azerbaijan and to attract local and foreign investments in the sector.
- 25 May 2019Baku Olympic Stadium
Baku Olympic Stadium will host the highly anticipated UEFA Europa League 2019 Final. Recognised as the best new stadium in the world, with a seating capacity of 69,870, the event will attract football fans from around the world to the heart of Azerbaijan.
Tickets and ticket prices will be release in March 2019 and will be available here: https://www.uefa.com/tickets/