By Laman Ismayilova
Azerbaijan’s famous artist Nigar Narimanbayova was awarded at the 10th International Fine Art Festival "Traditions & Contemporaneity” held in Moscow in May 2016.
Narimanbayova, who has become a favorite artist of many art lovers, presented works from the new series of "Love Toys", Trend Life reported.
The artist's works "Puppet", "Obscure Object of Desire", "Cage", "The harlequin and the Ballerina” were presented by the French Stella Art International Association in the Festival.
"I'm very pleased that President of the Association Stella Kalinina speaks enthusiastically about the success that my paintings have gained in Moscow,” the artist said. “The participants voiced their sympathy and attraction while sharing their impressions from my paintings.”
Such attention was certainly expected, as the artist's paintings have been already displayed in the best exhibition halls of Europe, and this time the Russian art lovers had a change to saw them.
"Me and my colleagues received a special prize and honorary diploma of international jury "Jury's Applause" ", she added.
The jury members included famous French designer Pierre Cardin, President of the Russian Academy of Arts, people's artist of the USSR Zurab Tsereteli and others. Noteworthy, the chairman of jury was People's Artist of the USSR, Azerbaijan and Russia, the vice-president of the Russian Academy of Arts, Tahir Salahov.
Nigar Narimanbayova, who lives and works in Paris and Baku, was graduated from Azerbaijan State Art School after Azim Azimzade and All-Union State Institute of Cinematography after Gerasimov in Moscow. She has participated in a number of national and international art exhibitions in France, Germany, Austria, and Azerbaijan.
Narimanbayova is a member of the Union of Artists of Azerbaijan and the International Association of Art. Her paintings are displayed in the exhibition halls of the Azerbaijani Ministry of Culture and Tourism, National Museum of Art of Azerbaijan as well as in private collections.
Laman Ismayilova is AzerNews’ staff journalist, follow her on Twitter: @Lam_Ismayilova
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