December 2017



1061, Academic Hasan Aliyev str., Baku, Azerbaijan, AZ1061


by appointment or by events  


+99412 505 1414


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30 Sep 17

YARAT Contemporary Art Space is pleased to invite you to the “Open Studio Day” at YARAT Studios.

YARAT Studios will open their doors for one day. Local and international artists working in the building invite the audience to explore their works and participate in workshops sharing their knowledge with everyone. Experience with the whole family an afternoon of art and inspiration across different medias including design, art, photography, sound design and architecture. Additionally information will be given to support young talents finding their way into the professional art world with talks on ARTIM LAB and a portfolio workshop guiding artists how successfully apply for art programs. 


12:00 – 13:00 ARTIM LAB Information – Talk by Aydan Mirzayeva

12:00 – 13:00 Design Workshop with Sheila Salamzadeh

14:00 – 16:00 Graphic Workshop with Shachnas Aghayeva

14:00 – 15:00 Talk on Nude Photography Agil Tahirli

14:00 – 15:00 Portfolio Workshop with Michael Hirschbichler

15:00 – 17:00 Sound Design Workshop with Farhad Farzaliyev

16:00 – 17:00 Talk on Architecture in Post-Soviet Space by Nika Qutateladze

16:00 – 17:00 Collage Workshop with Ilaha Khaliqova and Leyla Quilyeva

17:00 – 18:00 Talk on Contemporary Architecture in Historical Environment by Mousa Beyzade

Ongoing: Gone with the Wind – Ballon Workshop with Etibar Ismayilov, You will be! Perfect participatory performance by Xatem Alizadeh, meet Rashad Alekbarov and Orkhan Huseynov in their studios, exhibition Female Issues: Borderless Conflicts curated by Sheila Zago

YARAT Studios was conceived with a mission to create a platform for creative exchange and provide artists with working environment. The building comprises of eleven working studios which are used by Azerbaijani and visiting international artists. The studios also houses YARAT residency programme that invites international artists to stay and work in Baku for up to three months. Resulting shows are hosted by the Artim Project Space. 

Date: September 30, 2017

Time: 12 – 6 PM

For more information: 0125051414

Address: YARAT Studios, 1061, Akademik Hasan Aliyev str., Baku

Admission is free