The Cafesjian Center for the Arts Presents Two New Sculptures from the Gerard L Cafesjian Collection


2011-09-30 15:44:27  | Armenia  |   Culture | 511   
Two new bronze sculptures are presented on the open-air Khanjyan terrace of the Cafesjian Center for the Arts (CCA) - The Visitor, 2011,by British artist David Breuer-Weil, especially commissioned

JOAN AND THE VOICES, a feature film by Mikayel Vatinyan will have a World Premiere at Busan International Film Festival


2011-09-30 14:18:29  | Armenia  |   Culture | 394   
JOAN AND THE VOICES, a feature film by Mikayel Vatinyan, a participant of DAB 2007, is selected to have a World Premiere at Busan International Film Festival, in Flash

Aznavour triumphs in front of "its two Presidents"


2011-09-29 12:56:10  |   |   Culture | 279   
On Wednesday, September 28 evening, several French ministers and friends of Armenia came to attend the Charles Aznavour Show in Olympia Music Hall to mark the

“Second annual festival of Armenian pop singers HAYRENIQ-2011” will take place in Moscow city


2011-09-26 13:38:58  | Russia  |   Culture | 568   
On the 19th of November “Second annual festival of Armenian pop singers HAYRENIQ-2011” will take place in Moscow city. The first festival took place at one of the most beautiful

Opening ceremony of Matenadaran’s new subsidiary building held in Yerevan


2011-09-20 17:57:27  | Armenia  |   Culture | 441   
The opening ceremony of the new subsidiary building of the Matenadaran – the Research Institute of Ancient Manuscripts after Mesrop Mashtots in Yerevan – was held on September 20.

Valery Gergiev recalls years spent in Armenia with great pleasure and is always glad to visit Armenia


2011-09-20 11:46:32  | Armenia  |   Culture | 487   
Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan on September 19 received Artistic Director and Principal Conductor of Mariinsky Theatre (Saint Petersburg) Valery Gergiev. According to the presidential press service, S. Sargsyan said that

The special gift from UNESCO was given to Givan Gasparyan junior


2011-09-05 15:03:40  | Armenia  |   Culture | 508   
In International music competition-festival, that took place in Uzbekistan, were participating 300 representatives from 52 countries. Duduk musician Givan Gasparyan junior, who was representing Armenia, was given a special

Armenian-Ukrainian concert will take place in Odessa, presented to the 217 anniversary of the country


2011-08-30 10:13:41  |   |   Culture | 612   
On September 5, in the sphere of ''Friends Meeting” First International Festival of Culture and Art, concert will take place in Odessa’s Philharmonic Hall, with the participation of Armenian

To mark the 20th anniversary of the independence of the Republic of Armenia, the State Youth Orchestra of Armenia will give an exclusive concert in The Hague


2011-08-30 09:51:52  | Armenia  |   Culture | 521   
To mark the 20th anniversary of the independence of the Republic of Armenia, the State Youth Orchestra of Armenia with 62 musicians, directed by talented conductor Sergey Smbatyan, will

COAF’s Comprehensive Rural Development Program Featured at Summer Cocktail Party


2011-08-23 12:09:56  | Armenia  |   Culture | 465   
The old and new friends of the Children of Armenia Fund (COAF) gathered together for the organization’s Summer Cocktail Party held at the magnificent Terrace of Three Divers of

Erik Karapetyan: “Besides being an artist, I am an Armenian who should remain an Armenian”


2011-08-11 13:37:06  | Armenia  |   Culture | 596   
Armenian singer Erik Karapetyan was awarded with Spectator's Sympathy Prize at "New Wave 2011" international music contest. E. Karapetyan said that he was especially happy as many Armenians were

Armenian youth in Moscow are greatly interested in the editions of “Edit Print”


2011-08-09 18:56:00  | Armenia  |   Culture | 518   
The bookstore of “Edit Print” publishing house hosted today “Menq” Armenian youth group from Moscow, which aims at studying and spreading the Armenian culture. Hovhannes Tumanya’ns granddaughter Irma Safrazbekyan

The work of Armenian film director is recognized a winner in German film festival


2011-08-03 13:24:30  | Russia  |   Culture | 575   
The film “Mummy” of Armenian young film director living in Russia Arik Manukyan won “Horizon” annual festival held in Düsseldorf, Germany. The problems of single mothers and the

Sergey Mndoyanc to be appointed Deputy Minister of Culture


2011-07-29 12:20:15  | Russia  |   Culture | 761   
The executive director of AFK Sistema Joint Stock Company will be appointed a new Deputy Minister of Culture of Russia. 49-year –old Sergey Mndoyanc is a son of a

According to Jirayr Papazyan the Armenian culture doesn’t nearly have sponsors in France


2011-07-27 12:20:09  | Armenia  |   Culture | 390   
“Karine” operetta by Tigran Chukhajyan that was staged in Paris was presented in our country in "Narekaci" Art Centre. As French director and actor Jirayr Papzyan informed during

6 million AMD has been given Sanahin Monastery from the budget 2011 for the restoration of the greenery of the complex


2011-07-20 18:40:47  | Armenia  |   Culture | 436   
6 million AMD has been given Sanahin Monastery from the budget 2011 for the restoration of the greenery of the complex. We learnt about this by the message spread

The First Channel invites to the casting of “The minute of glory" program in Yerevan


2011-07-20 14:59:56  | Armenia  |   Culture | 412   
Levon Mukanyan, the vice-president of Armenian Union in Russia for Youth issues said that the representatives of Russian First Channel arrived in Armenia to hold a casting of

“Marie Claire Travel” magazine publishes an article about Armenia


2011-07-19 16:28:46  | Armenia  |   Culture | 367   
The Italian version of “Marie Claire Travel” magazine published an extensive 20-page article about Armenia titled “Dove la pietra respira. Peregrinazione nel cuore dell Armenia Cristiana.” The magazine presents Armenian

Monument with protocols is found during excavations in Van


2011-07-19 10:08:24  | Armenia  |   Culture | 373   
New traces of Urartian civilization were discovered during the archaeological excavations in Van. As “TRT-Russian” reports, one of the stones with protocols which belonged to the Urartian largest temple,

The 8th”Golden Apricot” film festival ends


2011-07-18 18:26:15  | Armenia  |   Culture | 377   
On July 16, the official closing ceremony of the 8th “Golden Apricot” film festival took place in “Moscow” cinema, where German director Vim Vender’s “Pina” film was shown by

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