Alyar Alimirzayev was born in 1961 in Gusar, Azerbaijan. Between the years 1977-1981, he studied at the A. Azimzade State Fine Arts College. Since 1988, he has been a member of the Union of Artists of the Soviet Union and of the Union of Artists of Azerbaijan. In 2006, the ar st received the Azerbaijan State Award. The artist is a par cipant of numerous national and international exhibi ons. In 1996,he held a solo exhibition in the V. Samedova Gallery of the Union of Ar sts of Azerbaijan. He also held exhibi ons; in 2001 in East Timor, in the city of Dili, in 2001 and 2008 at the Bak Girls’ Castle Kal Gallery, Baku, Azerbaijan, in 2011, at Azerbaijan Museum of Modern Arts. He received the “Gran-Pri” award in the “Grands et jeunes” interna onal exhibi on-compe on held in Paris, France in 2003. This year he received the rst place in the interna onal Miniature exhibi on in Serbia. The works of the painter are included in Russia State Tretyakov Gallery; Art Museum of Oden in Denmark; at the Gallery of Union of Painters of Russia; at the Gallery of Union of Painters of Azerbaijan; at the Ministry of Culture of Azerbaijan; “Alber no” Museum in Austria; at the Tomsk State Museum; and in private collections in Turkey and abroad.