Haydar Aliyev Kültür Merkezi (Azarbaycan)

Haydar Aliyev Kültür Merkezi (Azarbaycan)

The capital city of Azerbaijan is a cultural center of 101 thousand square meters which entered service in Baku in 2013.

The conceptual design of the famous architect Zaha Hadid, who won the architectural contest organized by the Azerbaijan State, Saffet Kaya Bekiroglu Turkish Cypriot architect’s detail design his buildings, it was built by Turkish company named DIA Holding 3.5 years. The building, which cost 205m euros [1], houses a concert hall, conference hall, library, museum, art galleries. Mimarisi reflects the rise of the Caspian Sea in the Azerbaijani mythology. [2]

The Azerbaijani government has been exposed to many criticisms about the construction process of the cultural center. Human Rights Watch has reported that a culture of systematic illegal expropriation by the government for construction of the center and forced to perform unloading operations; The International Construction Workers Union force in Bosnia and inhuman conditions of kidnapped migrants from Serbia argued that run. [3]

The structure of the 89 anniversary of the birth of Heydar Aliyev Foundation’s activities and the start of the 8th anniversary of Heydar Alivey why inaugurated at a ceremony held at the November 5th. [4]