Niyaz Najafov was born on 11.03.1968 in Baku, lives and works in Baku, Azerbaijan and Paris, France
2011– Art-London. UK.
«Illusions parallels». I-Gallery. Paris. France
«Dawn to Earth». Gazelli Art House. London. UK
«Terres de Pensee». Brissot Gallery. Paris. France
Da-End Gallery. Paris. France
«ArtLab Melun». Melun. France
«Vision Solidaires». Brissot Gallery. Paris. France
2010 – Cairo international Biennale. Cairo. Egypt
«Niyaz-Daria». Vivienne Gallery. Paris
«Niyaz Najafov». Personal exhibition. Vivienne Gallery. Paris
Programme « Year of Russia in France ». Brissot Gallery. Paris. France
Personal ehxibition, Vivienne Gallery. Paris. France
2009 – Basel Art Fair , Pavilion of Azerbaijan. Basel. Switserland.
53th Venesia Biennale of Contemporary Art. Venise. Italy
Kichik Qalart, Personal exhibition. Baku. Azerbaidjan
French Embassy in Azerbaijan. Personal exhibiton. Baku. Azerbajan
Contemporary Art Museum, permanent сollection. Baku. Azerbajan
2008 – Singverdson Bo Gallery. Rodby. Denmark
Year of Azerbaijan in Germany, Minstry of foreigh affaires. Berlin. Germany
2007– Kassel Art Fair , Kassel. Germany
5+ (Museum Center), Baku. Azerbaijan
2006 – U.N.O. Geneva. Swetzerland
2005 – Man and Woman. Museum center. Baku. Azerbaijan
2004 – British bar, Baku. Azerbajan
2004-2008 – Vitrage workshop (started to work with oil colors), Baku. Azerbaijan
1998 -1998 – Artificer, Baku. Azerbaijan
1994-1995 – Bodyguarding, Baku. Azerbaijan
1993-1994 – Department of the Interior hand-to-hand fight couch, Baku. Azerbaijan
1990-1993 – hand-to-hand fight couch, Baku. Azerbaijan
1988-1990 – Vitrage workshop, Baku. Azerbaijan
1986-1988 – Military service, Baku. Azerbaijan
1983 – 1986 – BTFCollege, Baku. Azerbaijan
He has been painting since he 5.
Did not graduate any art academy
2008 – till today – Free artist
Niyaz Najafov works in the style of « poor realism ». He participated in many international exhibitions held in Azerbaijan and abroad. His works have been exhibited in Azerbaijan, Denmark, Egypt, France, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, United Kingdom, USA and other countries.
In 2009 the artist participated to the 53th Venice Biennale. The works are exhibited in museums and galleries in Azerbaijan and in several museums worldwide, permanent collection of Aserbaidjan Museum of Modern Art (Baku), Museum of Modern Art of Rovereto (Italy), Foundation ArtExEast and in numerous private collections.