Cultural poster 18.09.2017


Հովհ. A large-scale exhibition was held in the National Gallery of Armenia on the occasion of the 200th anniversary of H. Ayvazovski. 
An international symposium called “Boundaries of Sea Painting” was organized from September 15-16 in the National Gallery of Armenia. 
The works of Check painter Alexander Onishenko were presented in Martiros Saryan House-Museum.
Posthumeus exhibition of the compositions of painter Avetik Chtchyan was opened in Artists’ Union.
Presentation of Armenian translations of Herman Hesse’s “Siddhartha” and “Demian” was held in Bureaucrat book-store.
Exhibition of the children of 6-15 from Arabkir Armenian Youth Church Center Painting class was opened in Narekatsi Art Union called “The World in Our Colors”.

 

Cultural poster 04.09.2017


First retrospective exhibition of Soviet Armenian photographer Gagik Harutyunyan titled “Shadows of Time” was opened in the Artists’ Union of Armenia. 
Closing and award ceremony of 4th International Festival of Modern Art and Spiritual Films “Fresco” was held.
The History Museum of Armenian hosted the virtual exhibition-lecture, which was held under the title “German Mapmakers and Armenia: Historical and Geographical Exaction”. 
The exhibition of the students attending “Ruben Nalbandyan Cross-Stone Master School” was opened in Arshaluis village, Armavir Marz. 
The novelette of Narine Abgaryan “Three Apples Fell from Heaven” was translated into Armenian for the first time.
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Cultural poster 06.03.2017


RA Minister of Culture Armen Amiryan and and the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary H.E. Mr. Tian Erlong signed a Memorandum of Understanding.
The Museum of Literature and Art hosted a conference and exhibition dedicated to the 140th anniversary of Derenik Demirchyan. 
The presentation of  the book “My Universe and the Unified Theory of Field” by Artavazd Peleshyan was held. 
Reflection on the operations and upcoming activities of the Restoration Department of Matenadaran. 
The money raised from the sale of postcards made by the military servants wounded during their service will be transferred to the Rehabilitation Center for Disabled Military Soldiers. 
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Cultural poster 13.03.2017


The canvas “Female Portrait” by the Yeghishe Tadevosyan, the leader of Armenian impressionism, was presented in the Russian Art Museum.
Richard Mills, Ambassador of the USA to Armenia received the organizers and participants of the project “Unlimited Movement”.
Exhibition of new collection “From King to King” of Teryan Cultural Centern was presented in Megerian Carpets.
Owing to the partnership of Matenadaran and Aurora Humanitarian Initiative, 9 tour guides were trained in Germany.
Alexander Spendiaryan House-Museum hosted an evening dedicated to the national garment of China.
“Alice in Wonderland” and Umberto Eco’s “Don’t Make Enemies” were translated into Armenian.
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Cultural poster 20.02.2017


On February 19, on the birthday of Hovhannes Tumanyan – “All-Armenian Poet” a number of events were launched in Tumanyan Museum. 
February 19 is celebrated as book presenting day.
How to preserve native language in the era of globalization: specialists address the issues of contemporary Armenian. 
An exhibition of paintings and graphics of musician, producer, filmmaker, painter Stas Namin was opened in the Artists’ Union of Armenia. 
British Film Festival kicked off in Yerevan. 
American film showcase in Armenian from February 13 to March 31. 
The results of essay contest “A Letter to Aurora Hero” of Aurora Humanitarian Initiative are known. 
The novel of famous Armenian writer Mkrtich Armen “Yerevan” and the Selection of martyred writer, publicist, philologist and translator Artashes Harutyunyan were published. 
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Cultural poster 13.02.2017


Cultural events dedicated to the Feast of St. Sarkis. 
“Back to the Roots” in Hovhannes Sharambeyan Museum of Folk Art. 
Presentation of the rituals and traditional dishes of the Feast of St. Sarkis in “Tonatsuits (Feast Calendar)” Center of Byurakan. 
Premiere of the drama “Eagle Nest” in Sundukyan Theatre on the topic of Artsakh war.
Master class by famous figure in cinematography Douglas Blush within the scope of American movie screenings. 
Presentation of Gevorg Emin-Teryan’s book “Unknown Initiatives of Vahan Teryan: Memoirs of Armenian Orphans” on February 9 – the birthday of Vahan Teryan. 
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Cultural poster 06.02.2017


Within the scope of “Cultural Station” program, the Minister of Culture Armen Amiryan and Gabriel Chemberdjian, President of Pyunik Foundation, signed a memorandum of understanding. 
A Puppet Museum is about to open in Yerevan: the Ministry of Culture took care of the Museum space and sponsors. 
It’s been three years since the foundation “Teach in Armenia” is operational in 5 Marzes of Armenia. The participants of the program are young people with diverse professions teaching a specific school subject for 2 years in any Armenian school where teachers are needed. 
The fairy tale “Blue Fox” by Lilit Altunyanwas published.
How did the image of St. Sarkis express in folklore and culture. 
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Cultural poster 30.01.2017


Action held in front of the founder of the first Armenian Republic Aram Manukyan to draw attention on the issue of preserving historical and cultural monuments. 
Ahead of the 150th anniversary of Hovhannes Tumanyan, the Ministry of Culture will bring a number of projects into life in the birthplace of the writer – Dsegh. The list of activities were presented to the journalists by the Minister Armen Amiryan. 
Famous painter Zakar Khachatryan passed away in the 92nd year of his life, in St. Petersburg. 
Artifacts dating back to the period of the Kingdom of Van (Urartu) have recently been found in Armenia’s Gegharkunik province. The items are currently being cleaned and restored at the labs of the Service for the Protection of Historical Environment and Cultural Museum Reservations.
Premiere of “Life and Struggle 2. 25 Years Later” in Moscow Cinema. 
The book “Choir Dispersed” by the contemporary writer Avag Yepremyan was published.
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Cultural poster 16.01.2017


Father Yesayi Artenian and ethnographer Svetlana Poghosyan had a discussion with journalists on the topic of “Spiritual Side of National Holidays and Old New Year.
The biggest online dictionary Wikipedia is 16 years old: its anniversary is celebrated across the whole world, including in Armenia. 
What is the status of the process of turning William Saroyan’s house into museum? 
Armenia-Indian Friendship NGO organized “Indian Day” with the support of the Indian Embassy in Armenia. 
The Glass Bead Game of Hermann Hesseand essays of Iosif Brodskiy were translated into Armenian.
 

 

Cultural poster 19.12.2016


The memorandum of understanding on research of archaeological materials of Karmir Blur was signed between Armen Amiryan, the Minister of Culture of Armenia and Mikhail Piotrovsky, Director of Hermitage. 
The renovation and refurbishment of Gabriel Sundukyan National Academic Theatre was followed by “Pepo”. 
Stas Namin presented the film “Freedom of Rock&Roll” to rock fans in Moscow Cinema. 
Premiere of the play “My Heart is in the Highlands” of the Music and Drama Theatre of Moscow. 
The results of a painting contest announced by Foundation for the Preservation of Wild Life and Cultural Assets were finalized.
The last collection of poems “Chained Days” by HrachyaTamrazyan and tenth volume of the fifteen volumes by Gurgen Mahari’s.

 

Cultural poster 23.01.2017


The administration of National Gallery had a meeting with journalists to cover their new plans and issues of the Gallery. 
Round-table discussion on the topic “Hrant Dink: 10 years Later” was organized by the Ministry of Diaspora. 
To mark the anniversary of Silva Kaputikyan, a visit was organized to Komitas Pantheon and House-Museum of the poetess.
The renovation of Sundukyan National Academic Theatre ended up with a new museum. 
The novel of modern writer Dejan Trajkoski “Infidelity” was translated and published. 
Two books of famous Georgian writer Nodar Dumbadze were published in one volume of the series “Mandatory Reading”. 
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Cultural poster 26.12.2016


Year-end meeting of the Minister of Culture with journalists. 
A three day workshop titled “Images of Memory: Innovative Technologies for Preserving and Restoring Handwritten and Printed Legacy” was organized in Matenadaran. 
Celebration events organized in the Community Development Center of Dilijan on the eve of holidays. 
A collective exhibition dedicated to the 25th anniversary of Independence was opened in High Art Cultural Center. 
On the eve of New Year, the Nutcracker was performed in Yerevan Marionette Theatre. 
Charity project called “Open-booked” was held in AGBU. 
Yet another time Yerevan opened its hospitable doors to the participants of regional youth cultural program “Our Marz and Us".
“Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets” was published. 
New Year of Syrian Armenians in Armenia.