Culture and Art

ЗЕЙНАБ ДЖАХАН: музей фотографии Хельмута Ньютона

ZEYNAB JAHAN: Helmut Newton Foundation

Today I hasten to inform news to real photography connoisseurs. Iconic actresses and fashion models from Elizabeth Taylor and Catherine Deneuve to Linda Evangelista and Cynthia Crawford were in focus of the hero of the day and I‘ll bet, you have already guessed right, this is about Helmut Newton!
ЗЕЙНАБ ДЖАХАН: ИЗВЕСТНЫЕ АУКЦИОНЫ МИРА

ZEYNAB JAHAN: WORLDWIDE KNOWN AUCTIONS

One may plunge into the world of art not only by visiting museums, but also by participating at its cost formation, or to be more exact, at auction. Because it is a unique possibility to watch rare pictures and sculptures of favorite masters, frequently, namely of those artists, which are not presented for wide audience in state collections, and also to witness bringing “to the hammer” into the hands of famous collectors or private museums.
ЗЕЙНАБ ДЖАХАН: Gazelli Art House

ZEYNAB JAHAN: Gazelli Art House

Contemporary art gallery has already been open in Baku for inordinate length of time and to my shame, I learned about that just a couple of days ago while visiting new exhibition. If my reader has also missed this new "spot", then I will be pleased to inform him/her about all details of my last visit!
ЗЕЙНАБ ДЖАХАН: Васильев меняет профессию

ЗЕЙНАБ ДЖАХАН: Васильев меняет профессию

Отказать себе в удовольствии пообщаться с одним из ведущих историков моды было сложно. Александр Васильев приехал в Баку представить новую выставку "Заповедник моды", открывшуюся на днях в Центре Гейдара Алиева.
ЗЕЙНАБ ДЖАХАН: ГЕРОЙ - ХУДОЖНИК

ZEYNAB JAHAN: HERO - ARTIST

The hero-artist of my today's article was rejected by Titian himself! According to legend, in the heyday of the Renaissance, the great painter Titian Vecellio did not want to keep the young Jacopo Robusti as an apprentice, discovering the boy's extraordinary talent.
ЗЕЙНАБ ДЖАХАН: КОНДИТЕРСКИЙ ДОМ ANGELINA

ZEYNAB JAHAN: ANGELINA CONFECTIONERY HOUSE

"Spiritual enrichment should be fueled with aesthetic meals," I thought, and decided to tell the reader about one of the most famous confectionery houses in France with the gentle angelic name ANGELINA, which celebrates its 115th anniversary this year.
ЗЕЙНАБ ДЖАХАН: ГЕРНИКА

ZEYNAB JAHAN: GUERNICA

I don't invite my readers to the Picasso Museum in Paris for the first time. Everything is fine in it: small lines and large, light-filled halls; but about the shop at the museum around the corner, I generally keep quiet!