The YAY Gallery will open "Two States of Being" exhibition by a highly acclaimed Azerbaijani artist Museib Amirov on February 28, 2014.
Museib Amirov was born in 1963 in Baku. He is the son of the highly regarded artist, Arif Amirov. A graduate of the Azerbaijan State University of the Arts, Museib Amirov has previously taught "Experimental art" in the Azerbaijani Academy of Arts.
Today Museib Amirov works as an independent artist. His artworks are exhibited in the USA, France, Germany, Lithuania and held in many museums and private collections around the world.
He has participated in major international projects including: Art Exhibition "Baku-Paris". 20 artists", Orangeri de Senat, Paris, France (2004); the exhibition of modern Azerbaijani artists IMF Gallery, Washington, USA (2004); the International art exhibition in Luxemburg (2003) and the International Art Exhibition, "Grands et jeunes d'aujourd'hui", Espace Auteuil, Paris, France (2003).
Museib Amirov's exhibition will be held at Baku YAY gallery which has proudly exhibited up-and-coming and established artists for over a year. All profits from artwork sales go to the non-profit organisation YARAT, which funds and supports artists and their projects. The gallery holds regular lectures, video presentations and master-classes.
"Two States of Being" will run until March 19, 2014.
Address: Kichik Gala, 5.
The official opening: 19:00