February 18, 2022

The carpet “Friendship” is presented in the Azerbaijani pavilion at Dubai Expo 2020

On February 18, presentation of the carpet “Friendship” took place at an event jointly organized by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation and “Azerkhalcha” OJSC in the Azerbaijani pavilion at Expo 2020, held in the Dubai Emirate of the United Arab Emirates (UAE).


Made on the basis of traditional Azerbaijani carpets and using new contemporary designs, the carpet “Friendship” is the result of a joint cooperation between the creative team of “Azerkhalcha” and Honoured Artist of Azerbaijan Rashad Alakbarov. It took 7 months to make the carpet, including works on design, preparation of patterns, weaving of the carpet, and its treatment.


Famous historical and contemporary monuments of Azerbaijan and the Dubai Emirates, as well as elements of their flora and fauna are reflected on the carpet.