Eldar Gurbanov

Honored Artist of Azerbaijan Republic


Was born on January 20, 1948 in Baku, Azerbaijan

1965 – 1969 – Diploma of the Azerbaijan State College of Fine Arts

1973 – first participation in the Art Exhibition (“The Holiday on Caspian Sea” painting)

1979 – member, USSR Artists Union

1981 – 1986 – Diploma of V.Lenin Azerbaijan Pedagogical Institute, Artistic Graphics Department

1987 – solo exhibition in Baku Art Centre, Baku, Azerbaijan

1988 – “All the Songs of Azerbaijan” group exhibition, Central House of Artists, Moscow, Russia

1989 – Gold Medal, “Poet and Muse”, Biennale of the Caspian Sea Republics

1990 – group art exhibition, Houston, USA

1992 – solo exhibition, House of Composers, Moscow, Russia

1994 – laureate, Contest dedicated to the memory of Soltan Mohammed

1995 – solo exhibition, Bahlulzade Art Salon, Baku, Azerbaijan

1996 – solo exhibition, Baku Art Center, Baku, Azerbaijan

1997 – solo exhibition, Raap’s Art-Gallery, Berlin, Germany

1997 – solo exhibition, ”Renaissance” Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey

1998 – solo exhibition, Miniature Center, Baku, Azerbaijan

2001 – solo exhibition, “Humay” Azerbaijan Culture Center, London, UK

2002 – Honored Artist of Azerbaijan

2008 – solo exhibition, Museum Center, Baku, Azerbaijan

2009 – “One World Two Poles” personal project, Central House of Artists, Moscow, Russia

2009 – solo exhibition, “March” Gallery, Saint Petersburg, Russia

2009 – full member, “New Term” Academy of World Painters

Participant of the different art exhibition held in Russia, USA, West Germany, Turkey, Italy, France, Mexico, Syria, Algeria, Poland, Bulgaria, Czechoslovakia etc.

The artist’s artworks had been purchased by:

Tretyakov Gallery – Moscow, Russia

Museum of People from East – Moscow, Russia

Azerbaijan Art Museum – Baku, Azerbaijan

Ministry of Culture – Moscow, Russia

USSR Artists Union – Moscow, Russia

Azerbaijan Ministry of Culture and Tourism – Baku, Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan Culture Foundation – Baku, Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan Union of Artists – Baku, Azerbaijan

“Ramko” Art Center – Istanbul, Turkey

As well as his works are kept in the various private collections all over the world.