Cultural poster 12.12.2016


Armenian delegation participated in the 11th session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage held in Addis Ababa. 
Memory-evening dedicated to Hrachya Tamrazyan was held on his birthday. 
Festive New Year exhibition was opened in Silk Road Hotel. 
Traditional charity exhibition-fair entitled “Breath of Syrian Armenian Culture in Armenia” kicked off in Armenia. 
Reflecting on the activities of the National Library of Armenia. 
Unpublished studies of Paruyr Sevak and the novel by Melinda Nadj Abonji “Doves Fly Up” translated by Gayane Ginoyan.

 

Cultural poster 07.11.2016


8th International Animation Festival “Reanimania” finalized. 
Premiere of the play authored by Polish playwright Slawomir Mrozek “The House on the Border” in Chamber Music Theatre. 
Exhibition “Black. White. Tricolor” of Zaven Khachikyan in the History Museum of Armenia. 
12th International Film Festival for Children and Young People “ROLAN” is held in Yerevan, various regions and Artsakh.  
First edition of Garun Magazine of this year was published. 
Literary elite of Yerevan pondering upon the modern world literature within the context of the Nobel prize, which was held in Zangak Publishing House of Yerevan. 
National Academic Theatre of Gabriel Sundukyan has been renovated and re-equipped. The tour was attended by the Minister of Culture Armen Amiryan. 
 

 

Cultural poster 03.10.2016


A Regional Center for Restoration of Monuments to be established in Armenia.
Youth literary periodical “Gretert” marked 10th years of its establishment.
From October 1-8, High Fest 14th International Performing Arts Festival is held in Yerevan.
Japanese “Noh” Theatre in Yerevan. 
Achievements of the first Armenian inclusive theatrical group of Pokr Tatron (Small Theatre).
2nd International Festival of Documentaries “Apricot Tree” kicked off. 
First Armenian translation of Guram Odisharia’s book. 
 

 

Cultural poster 10.10.2016


Exhibition “Independence” organized by Fine Arts Center “High Art” in Modern Art Museum.
“GOST – Made in Armenia” dedicated to the 85th jubilee of the Museum and the anniversary of Yerevan. 
Harvest and Crafts Festival in Perch Proshyan House-Museum.
Premiere on Puppet Theatre Stage: “Thumbelina”, Andersen’s fairy-tale.
Joint Armenian-Japanese exhibition titled “Man as a Particle of Nature” at Hovhannes Sharambeyan Folk Arts and Crafts Museum.
Darak Publishing House published the Armenian translation of Virginia Woolf’s “A Haunted House”. 

 

Cultural poster 26.09.2016


This year the program “European Heritage Days” was dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the Armenian independence. 
Exhibition “From Genocide to Independence” in the Armenian Genocide Museum-Institute. 
“Literary Arc 2016” launched for the 8th time.
Komitas Museum-Institute hosts a temporary exhibition “Armenian Ceramic Art of Kutina”.
Exhibition of Italian painter Miro Persolja "Beyond Reflection" was opened in National Gallery of Armenia.
“Unbidden Anna” of Dostoyevsky: premiere in Hrachya Ghaplanyan Drama Theatre. 
Presentation of Narine Abgaryan’s book “The Giant Who Dreamt to Play Violin”.
 

 

Cultural poster 05.09.2016


108th anniversary of William Saroyan was celebrated in Yerevan. 
New bookstore was opened in the junction of Isayakyan-Nalbandyan streets in Yerevan. 
A facsimile photo exhibition entitled “Family in the Eurasian Culture: XX century” of Russian Ethnography Museum was opened in the History Museum of Armenia. 
The presentation of Mariam Aslamazyan’s autobiography called “Book of Life” took place. 
Armenian translations of novels “A Heart So White” by Spanish writer Javier Marías and “The Agony of Christianity and Three Exemplary Novels” by Miguel de Unamuno done by Ruzanna Petrosyan were published.

Cultural poster 07.03.2016


The website 17.am launched by Manana Youth Center around one year ago brings together hundreds of young people from 14 to 25. 
An exhibition to celebrate Women’s Day was opened in the Artists’ Union. 
Pan-Armenian competition entitled “XXI Century: Literary Contest” will be held now tenth time. 
New books in book-stores
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Weekly announcement
Jubilees
 

 

Cultural poster 29.02.2016


Charity concert of Tigran Hamasyan was held in the wagon-house district of Gyumri called “Fountains” to support the housing issues in Gyumri.
The guest of 14th British Film Festival Simon Wilkinson presented his virtual film The Cube in TUMO Center and media talk on virtual reality. 
Dialogos Unfestival of war and peace was held in Armenia for the first time ever. 
The winning names of the annual competition of the Writers’ Union of Armenia are now known. 
The official award ceremony of the International Contest “Book Art” was organized in Y. Charents Art and Literature Museum. 
Armenian translation of Ingeborg Bachmann’s “Simultan” was published. 
Cultural mosaic
Jubilees of week
 

 

Cultural poster 28.03.2016


Armenian member of Eurimages of the Council of Europe. 
“Better Late than Never”: Operetta in Paronyan Theatre.
Retrospective exhibit in the Artists’ Union of Armenia. 
The piano compositions of Otar Tatishvili and Hovhanner Manukyan were heard in Cafesjian Center for the Arts. 
New book from Zangak Publishing House “And the Mountains Echoed” by Khaled Hosseini. 
Cultural mosaic
Jubilees of week
 

 

Cultural poster 21.03.2016


March 21 was declared International Poetry Day by UNESCO. 
Cafesjian Center for the Arts hosts the exhibition “Exhibition” of National Artist Robert Elibekyan. 
March 21 is the International Day of Puppet Artists.
UN Country Office features the exhibition of Zulum and Mushegh Grigoryans. 
The names of four nominees to “Aurora” prize were declared by the selection board. 
Midori Jamada, the highest professor of the oldest Japanese Ikebana school, delivered master classes in Armenia. 
New books in book-stores
Jubilees of week
 
 

 

Cultural poster 14.03.2016


The exhibition of Brazilian Armenian painter Norayr Shahinyan was opened in ACCEA.
These days, the National Gallery of Armenia features the exhibition entitled “Iranian Minitiare”. 
“Meeting My Friend Sargis Muradyan”:  the exhibition of Iranian Armenian painter Edman Ayvazyan was opened. 
Zangak Publishing House marked its 4th anniversary with the presentation of the Armenian translation of “Fahrenheight 451” by Ray Bradbury. 
Cultural mosaic
Jubilees of week
 

 

Cultural poster 15.02.2016


The new permanent exhibition of the Middle East Museum is now open. 
On February 20, the 14th British Film Festival under the title “The Best from Britain” will kick off. 
This year the Modern Art Museum has opened with the display of graphic compositions by Gayane Khachatryan and Martin Petrosyan. 
National Gallery of Armenia hosts an exhibition dedicated to the 150th anniversary of Andranik Ozanyan. 
New books at bookstores.
Cultural mosaic.
Jubilees of week.