Cultural poster 25.09.2017


Typography Museum has been opened in Tamanyan building of the Armenian National Library.
International Conference on the 350th aniversary of the printing of Voskan of Yerevan (Yerevantsi) first printed Armenian Bible was held in Matenadaran under the heading “Pearl of Printing”. 
National Library of Armenia hosts an exhibition “Anti-Soviets”, which is dedicated to the 80th anniversary of the Great Terror taking place in the Soviet Union. 
From September 19-25, the 12th International Puppet Theatre Festival called “Day of Tumanyan's Fairy-Tales” was held in Lori, Tavush Marzes and Yerevan.
The debut of the comedy “The Name” launched the 36th performance season in Malyan Theatre,
Individual exhibition of the National Painter of RA Anatoli Avetyan was opened in Vanadzor city.
The AGBU hall hosts an exhibition titled “Three Colors” dedicated to the anniversary of the Armenian independence.
 

 

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 11.09.2017


Mashtots Manuscrip Library hosted an exhibition dedicated to the activities of Lazaryan Royal House.
“Hi Art” Fine Arts Center jointly with the Armenian Collectors’ Club opened the exhibition “Selection” in Komitas Museum-Institute. 
An exhibition called “Beautiful Handicraft of Tohoku” was opened in the Hovhannes Sharambeyan Folk Arts and Crafts Center.
Kotanyan Economy Institute of National Science Academy published Anahit Astoyan’s book “Economic Situtation and Material Losses of the Armenians in Bursa Province during the Years of Armenian Genocide”.
 

 

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 20.03.2017


Dilijan joined the UNESCO Global Network of Learning cities. Dilijan is the sixth Armenian city to joint this list.
A temporary exhibition entitled “Tolstoy in Life” was opened in Hovhannes Tumanyan Museum. 
March 21 is celebrated as the World Poetry Day since 1999 by the decision of UNESCO. The literary critic and poet discuss poetry, poetic tasks and themes. 
On the birthday of Yeghishe Charents Zangak Publishing House brought together representatives of publishing houses, bookstores and libraries to discuss literary topics. 
Conversation with Artur Ghukasyan, Founder and Chairman of High Fest Festival on the Armenian theatres, existing issues and their solutions. 
Fifth and sixth volumes of “Armenian Literature” authored by literary critic Davit Gasparyan in features in our usual coverage of new books.
 

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.