Heydar Aliyev Foundation VP Leyla Aliyeva attends solo exhibition of People’s Artist Omar Eldarov

A solo exhibition titled “Beauty and monumentality” on the 90th jubilee of People’s Artist, sculptor, rector of the State Academy of Fine Arts Omar Eldarov opened at the Heydar Aliyev Center on Dec.21.

Vice-President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva attended the opening ceremony.

The participants in the event included state and government officials, MPs, acclaimed scientists, cultural and art figures.

Assistant to the First Vice-President of Azerbaijan, Executive Director of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Anar Alakbarov read out congratulatory message of First Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva addressed to Omar Eldarov on the occasion of his 90th jubilee.

Addressing the event, Omar Eldarov thanked President Ilham Aliyev and first lady Mehriban Aliyeva for recognizing his activities.

He noted that he is proud of receiving the highest award of Azerbaijan, “Heydar Aliyev” Order. The prominent sculptor highlighted national leader Heydar Aliyev’s attention to cultural and art figures.

Leyla Aliyeva also congratulated the outstanding sculptor on his jubilee and wished him new successes in his creative activities.

Omar Eldarov thanked President Aliyev, Mehriban Aliyeva and Leyla Aliyeva for attention.

The event participants then viewed the exhibition.