Heydar Aliyev Foundation VP attends Latvian artists’ exhibition
Baku, Azerbaijan, Nov.27
The exhibition of Latvian artists, entitled "Different Sea. One World" that features the works of famous Latvian artists Alexei Naumov, Kristaps Zarins and Andris Vitolins opened at the Heydar Aliyev Center Nov.26.
Vice-president of Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva visited the exhibition taking place within Latvia Days under the slogan "Feel Latvia".
The opening ceremony was addressed by the first deputy director of the Heydar Aliyev Center Adil Karimli, Minister of Economy of Latvia Dana Reizniece-Ozola and Latvia's ambassador to Azerbaijan Juris Maklakovs.
Naumov is a well-known master of landscape and an outstanding representative of modern Latvia plain air painting. He is currently the rector of the Art Academy of Latvia. He had more than 60 solo exhibitions and attended more than 40 joint exhibitions.
Zarins is the vice rector and professor at the Art Academy of Latvia. He had several solo exhibitions in Latvia and other countries. His works are in various museums in Latvia and Russia and in private collections in Europe.
Andris Vitolins is recognized as one of the representatives of industrial painting. So far, he has opened more than 10 solo exhibitions and attended more than 40 joint exhibitions.
The exhibition will last till late February 2016.