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Ministry of Culture announces an open competition for the construction of a joint monument of Mikayil Useynov and Sadig Dadashov

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 the renowned Azerbaijani architects Mikayil Useynov and Sadig Dadashov. The competition will be held from February 17 to April 17, 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 May 15, 2023. The second and third place winners will receive prizes of 2000 AZN and 1000 AZN respectively.

The competition is held to ensure the implementation of Order No. 3506 of October 8, 2022, of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, on the Creation of a Joint Monument of Mikayil Useynov and Sadig Dadashov.

Competition terms

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