According to the information given by the Press and Public Relations Directorate of Near East University, Rana Amrahova, a faculty member of the Faculty of Fine Arts and Design at the Near East University, presented her three works titled “Touch”, “In the Sand” and “Gift” to the taste of art lovers.
Who is RanaAmrahova?
Rana Amrahova was born on October 26, 1965, in Baku, the capital city of Azerbaijan. From 1980 to 1984, she received her art education at Azerbaijan State College of Fine Arts named after Azim Azimzadeh. She received her undergraduate and graduate education at the Department of Painting of Moscow State Academic Art institute named after V. I. Surikov between the years 1984-1990. In 1997, she became a member of the Union of Artists of Azerbaijan. Between years of 2001-2006, she worked as a faculty member at the Department of Academic Design of Azerbaijan State Academy of Fine Arts. In the academic year of 2006-2007, she worked as a lecturer at the Department of Architecture, Department of Interior Design and the Department of Graphic Design of the International Cyprus University.
The artist, who received the title of associate professor in 2008 via the Senate decision of the Azerbaijan State Academy of Fine Arts, was awarded an associate professor diploma by the Azerbaijan State Attestation Commission in 2010. She has been working as a lecturer at the Faculty of Architecture and the Faculty of Fine Arts and Design of Near East University since 2016.
The artist has taken part in the organization of various artistic and academic events so far. She has participated in many national and international exhibitions. In 2013, she participated in the 3rd Gabala International Art Exhibition held in Azerbaijan and awarded the “Inspirational Work” certificate. In 2015, she opened her solo exhibition at the exhibition center of Baku Museum of Modern Art.
Her works take place in the private collections in many countries as well as in the collection of Baku Modern Art Museum and Cyprus Museum of Modern Arts. She is the author of two textbooks respectively titled “Art of Design-Designing with light and shadow” and “Classic portrait design.”