Khanlar Ahmadov's project has been selected out of 26 projects presented at the open contest of sculpture held by the Ministry of Culture, Executive Power of Baku and Heydar Aliyev Foundation on the creation of the memorial to Haji Zeynalabdin Tagiyev, the Foundation told ONA.
He awarded Honored Artist honorary title in accordance with the order of the President of Azerbaijan in 2002, and People’s Artist honorary title for his service in the development of the Azerbaijani fine art.
He works in the area of machine and monumental sculpture. He is an author of the implemented monumental projects. His works have been demonstrated in Germany, France, Poland, Russia, Turkey and other countries and preserved at the various museums and collections.
Monument of Haji Zeynalabdin Taghiyev will be erected nearby “Icharisheher” subway station (Istiglaliyyat Street).