By Laman Ismayilova
A personal exhibition of artist Khanlar Mammadov opened in Art Tower Gallery on February 20.
Entitled “Europe”, the exposition is organized by the Office of the State Historical and Architectural Reserve “Icherisheher”, NGO Arts Council Azerbaijan, with the support of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism.
A number of art and cultural figures, representatives of diplomatic missions and art lovers attended the event.
The exhibition includes works created by talented artist during his trip to Europe.
The exposition aroused great interest among visitors. Through these works, art lovers immersed into the atmosphere of the Spain bullfighting, admired the beauty of Poland's historic city of Gdańsk and enjoyed the spectacular views of Venetian landscapes.
Notably, Khanlar Mammadov was born in 1945 in Baku. In 1970, he graduated from the Art School named after Azim Azimzade. The artist's works were exhibited at national and international exhibitions. His paintings are kept in various private collections and galleries.
Arts Council Azerbaijan is an international and independent art platform. The organization is the head of the International Arts Council Network operating in different countries around the world. It was created by Dadash Mammadov in 2006.
The main purpose of the organization is to promote Azerbaijani culture and art.
Many projects have been operating for many years under the auspices of the organization. Among them are Art Gazette, Production Studio, Azerbaijan Animation Museum named after Nazim Mammadov, Art School Drawing School, "Under open air" plein air, Art Residence, Youth Network.
Laman Ismayilova is AzerNews’ staff journalist, follow her on Twitter: @Lam_Ismayilova
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