YARAT Contemporary Art Space presented an urban multimedia project on May 18 with the support of the Baku’s Main Department of Culture.
During the event, exclusive collection of artworks was showcased to the public. Viewers were able
to learn a lot of new and interesting information about museum collections and exhibition projects of
different historical periods and dedicated to various topics.
Art exhibits were represented by Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum, Museum of Azerbaijani Painting of the XX-XXI Centuries, Hungarian National Museum, Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre (Latvia), Fashion Museum (Latvia), YARAT Contemporary Art Space and etc.
Thanks to the latest modern technology it is now possible to cover the more audience. Artworks from the
collections and exhibition projects from a number of museums were presented to residents of quarantined cities all over the world, while demonstrating video projections of their living environment.
Viewers were be able to become acquainted with museum exhibits while observing the show from the
windows and balconies of their apartments broaden their outlook and reflect on artistic creativity, without
leaving their homes #evdeqal (#stayhome).
The project partners included PLATFORM Art, Yasamal district executive power, The Embassy of Hungary,
The Embassy of Latvia, Goethe-Zentrum Baku and Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum. Events of Night of Museums multimedia project was highlighted on the digital platform of YARAT.