The Ministry of Culture announces an open competition for the construction of a monument of Chingiz Aitmatov in Baku
The Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Azerbaijan announces an open competition for sculptors to submit draft sketches for a monument to be built in Baku in memory of Chingiz Aitmatov, a prominent representative of the Turkic world, People's Writer of Kyrgyzstan. The competition will be held from June 15 to July 31, 2023.
The submitted drafts will be evaluated by members of the Expert Commission on the Construction and Dismantling of Sculptural Monuments, Memorials, and Architectural Complexes of the Ministry of Culture. The discussion of the drafts will take place in a private setting.
Information about the winner of the competition will be posted on the official website of the Ministry of Culture (culture.gov.az) 15 days after the conclusion of the main stage, on August 15, 2023. The second and third-place winners will receive prizes of 2000 AZN and 1000 AZN, respectively.
To learn about the terms of the competition, click on this link (in Azerbaijani).
You can download the registration form here (in Azerbaijani).