Armenian novelist - Friedrich Rückert Prize winner- Grig is in "Artfocus"


While writing "The Cat of Jesus" and today. Through which new format is it possible to find Grig's books on the Internet? How developed is the institute of a literary agent in our country? Writer Grig was hosted at "Artfocus". The conversation was conducted by Anahit Margaryan.
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Folk Art Issues Today


Does urbanization kill folk art? What is the main mission of folk music ensembles today? Do the environment and school and television provide to create folk art? Artem Khachatur, the artistic director of the Naregatsi Folk Instruments Ensemble, spoke about a number of issues of folk culture preservation at "Artfocus". The conversation was conducted by Anahit Margaryan.
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Novelty in the Armenian theater - puppet mono-performance "Crocodile"


Aghasi Melkonyan's "Crocodile" puppet mono-performance is a novelty in the Armenian theatrical environment. Puppet master, actor, host Aghasi Melkonyan spoke at "Artfocus" about the peculiarities of playing an interactive play, modern puppet theater, skills in making interactive puppets, motivations for sewing theatrical costumes and other topics. The conversation was conducted by Anahit Margaryan.
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"We overcame the Genocide, and the best proof is Komitas." Mher Navoyan


Who is Komitas - conductor, singer, theorist, public figure, psychologist, composer or more? Why do we perceive Komitas as a symbol of the Armenian Genocide?  Why did the Turkish government deprive the Armenian intellectual leaders 107 years ago? Mher Navoyan, Doctor of Arts, Professor, Honored Art Worker of the Republic of Armenia, spoke about the little-known pages of Komitas's biography at "Artfocus". The conversation was conducted by Anahit Margaryan.
"Komitas's library: Literature in European Languages ​​”exhibition at the Komitas Museum-Institute. Next, cultural news.

Who should propose a national concept?


Should a scientist, writer and artist participate in the development of a national ideology, or is that function exclusively for politicians? What parallels can be seen between the Charentsian times and our days? Director, Honored Art Worker of Armenia Aram Sukiasyan was hosted at the "Artfocus." The conversation was conducted by Anahit Margaryan.
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"UNIMA" Armenia is thirty years old


What is the condition of the Artsakh theaters today? How are the problems of the theaters that have lost their buildings, puppets and props solved? Armen Safaryan, President of the "UNIMA" Armenian Center of the International Union of Puppet Artists spoke about the prospects for the development of Armenia and puppet theaters. The conversation is conducted by Anahit Margaryan.
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Coffee-love-museum


Coffee has been a source of inspiration for centuries. For which of the Armenian artists was coffee a source of inspiration? What contribution did Armenia make to the spread of coffee culture?  Museum expert Tatev Saroyan and director of Hovhannes Tumanyan Museum Ani Yeghiazaryan, authors of the project entitled "The Armenian Trajectory in Coffee Culture" were hosted in the "Artfocus".  The conversation was conducted by Anahit Margaryan.
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"Try not to fall." Henrik Igityan


What is the phenomenon of Henrik Igityan, what did he change in the sphere of Armenian cultural, what did he not manage to achieve? In what direction are the institutions he created developing today: the Museum of Contemporary Art, the Children's Gallery? Art critic Ara Haytayan and director of the National Center of Aesthetics Vahan Badalyan spoke about these topics at "Artfocus". The conversation was conducted by Anahit Margaryan.
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Paper Mines at the National Gallery


Why did they decide to display Kamo Nigaryan's posters - "Paper Mines" at the National Gallery?  How much does Nigaryan's art inspire graphic designers today? What ideas did Nigaryan have? How relevant are they today?  From a psychological point of view, how are Nigaryan's horrible, furious characters interpreted? Art critics Vigen Galstyan and Nayiri Khachaturian talk on this in the "Artfocus". The conversation is conducted by Anahit Margaryan.
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About national culture with Lilit Melikyan


On February 26, the "Teryan Cultural Center" organized an exhibition-sale of handicrafts. What is the potential of the industry of producing authentic clothes and jewelry with national patterns in Armenia? Does the Center often encounter the problem of privatization of our national-cultural values ​​by foreigners while presenting the Armenian national culture abroad? What were the results of the center's programs for the women of Artsakh?  Lilit Melikyan, the director of "Teryan Cultural Center", is in the "Artfocus" pavilion. The conversation is conducted by Anahit Margaryan.
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New Performance- "Arakel"


"Arakel"- a new play by the authors of theatrical blockbusters of the generation of independence.  Producer Armen Hambardzumyan and actor Samvel Topalyan are in "Artfocus". The conversation is conducted by Anahit Margaryan.
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RA People's Artist Robert Amirkhanyan is in "Artfocus"


The composer touches upon the issue of the copyright of creators in Armenia not being protected, tells what is the guarantee of successful children's song writing, talks about the issue of eliminating the "childhood institute".  The conversation is conducted by Anahit Margaryan.
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