Elman Jafarov 70

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JAFAROV Elman Maharram oglu was born on July 5, 1951 in the city of Nakhchivan.  The sculptor is an artist.  Honored Artist of the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic (1989).  Studied at the Azerbaijan State Art School named after Azim Azimzade (1968-1972) and at the Faculty of Arts of the Azerbaijan State University of Arts (1975-1980).  He was a member of the Youth Department of the Union of Artists of the USSR (1980-1988).  He is a member of the Union of Artists of Azerbaijan (1988) and the Union of Artists of the Nakhchivan AR (2012).  He worked as a drawing teacher at the secondary school No. 1 in the city of Nakhchivan (1972-1975).  Currently he teaches at the Faculty of Arts of the Nakhchivan State University (2021).  “Cry of the Society” by Ismail Majidli.  Baku.  “ADMIU” 2014, “Lost happiness”.  Baku.  Sail NP, 2017, Grapes and man.  Watch.  Papyrus NPB is the author of illustrations for his books, published in 2018.  An active participant in exhibitions of the Nakhchivan Union of Artists.  Participated in the V International Festival of Arts “Nakhchivan – Cradle of Humanity” (2021).  In 2021, he held anniversary exhibitions dedicated to the 70th anniversary of his birth at the Nakhchivan State University and the Union of Artists of the Nakhchivan AR.  Participant of many all-Union and republican exhibitions.  Among the artist’s works are the equestrian statue of Babek in Nakhchivan, the statue of Dada Gorgud, the bust of Mir Hasan Seyidov, Idris Mammadov, Jamshid Nakhchivansky and others.  Babek Shahverdiyev (Kultepe village) and monumental sculptures of M.H. Shahriyar in Poldasht, Islamic Republic of Iran.  Among his paintings: “Homeland”, “Khudaferin Bridge”, “Last Meeting”, “Novruz Holiday”, “Natural Landscape”, “Shoemaker”, “Ancient Pattern”, “Nalband”, “Vineyards”, “Gathering Herbs”.  differ in compositional structure and richness of color effect.  His works are kept in the Nakhchivan State Historical Museum, the Nakhchivan State Art Gallery, the House-Museum of Huseyn Javid, the Jamshid Museum of Nakhchivan, the Historical and Ethnographic Museum of the Babek region and many private collections.

Nakhchivan Union of Artists.


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