The Kennedy Center

Jamshid Agayev


Jamshid Agayev finds inspiration for his miniature artworks within the masterpieces of classical Azerbaijani and foreign poets. His family members, who are experts in history and literature, enhance his understanding and enthusiasm for this artistic discipline. His study of Turkish religion and culture provides content for his process. Agayev, who has muscle paralysis, has exhibited in his home country of Azerbaijan as well as in London, Scotland, and Russia.
'Old Baku Bay', wood (19 inches x 12 inches)