January 20, 2018
19.01.2018 | 19:01
The Japanese book "Discover Armenia with 25 Stories" has been published.
On the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Armenia and Japan, A Japanese-language book titled "Discover Armenia with 25 Stories", presented by Armenia's Ambassador to[...]
18.01.2018 | 11:33
Today is the birthday of Armenian stage master Vahram Papazian
The Armenian master Vahram Papazian was born in Constantinople on January 18, 1888, at the Gamer House. He first studied at the local district school, then in Narekyan and Mekhitarist schools, in 1903[...]
17.01.2018 | 19:01
My life in art | Events
On January 19, at 19:00, Naregatsi Art Institute will host a series of meetings titled "A Dialogue with the artist." The topic of the events is "My Life in Art."  This is a series of meetings th[...]
15.01.2018 | 20:02
Vahan Tekeyan and Modern Armenian Poetry
A literary meeting titled "Vahan Tekeyan and Modern Armenian Poetry" will be held at Naregatsi Art Institute on January 22 at 16:00.  Vahan Tekeyan's role and role in Armenian literature will be[...]
12.01.2018 | 12:31
Tyarnndaraj and Vardavar are Candidates for UNESCOs Intangible Cultural Heritage List
In an interview on "Sputnik Armenia" radio station, Deputy Minister of Culture of Armenia Arev Samuelyan stated that the Ministry of Culture of Armenia is going to request the United Nations Education[...]
09.01.2018 | 15:30
Sridevi’s ‘Mom’ to be screened in Armenia
Noted actor Sridevi’s film “Mom”, the revenge drama which released last year, is set to be screened in Armenia this month.   According to a release, the movie will be screened[...]
09.01.2018 | 11:00
Today in History
Today is Sergei Parajanov's birthday
 “In the temple of cinema, there are images, light, and reality. Sergei Parajanov was the master of that temple.” — JEAN LUC GODARD     One of the greatest masters[...]
07.01.2018 | 16:40
Arts and Culture
American Armenian Float Takes Home Judges’ Award at Rose Parade
PASADENA, Calif. — Three local entrants in the 2018 Rose Parade walked away with awards for their floats during the chilly annual New Year’s Day parade.   The Burbank Tournament of [...]
27.12.2017 | 00:48
Mario Stefano Pietrodarchi at Aram Khachatryan Concert Hall
On December 25th, Mario Stefano Pietrodarchi gave an incredible concert at Aram Khachaturian Concert Hall, accompanied by the State Youth Orchestra (SYOA) which from now on is the Armenian State Symph[...]
26.12.2017 | 14:01
Today in History
Today is the Birthday of Armen Tigranyan
Armen Tigrani Tigranian or Tigranyan or Dikranian (Armenian: Արմեն Տիգրանյան; 26 December 1879, Alexandropol – 10 February 1950, Tbilisi) was an Armenian music composer and conductor. He is best[...]
23.12.2017 | 16:30
Celebrities and Artists Raise $3.6 Million for Children of Armenia Fund Programs
NEW YORK – Tom Hanks, Leonardo DiCaprio, Ariana Grande, Conan O’Brien and Vanessa Williams are just some of the American celebrities that support the Children of Armenia Fund (COAF). Durin[...]
23.12.2017 | 16:00
Answering the Question, ‘Who is Zabel Yessayan?’
By Judith Saryan Armenian Mirror-Spectator   Not long ago in Stepanakert, I wore a t-shirt with the image of Zabel Yessayan on it. A young woman approached my colleague and asked timidly, &ldq[...]
22.12.2017 | 20:32
Johnny Depp, a big fan of William Saroyan's work
Famous American actor, film director, musician, screenwriter, and producer Johnny Depp profoundly sympathizes with the works of Armenian writer William Saroyan.   Johnny Depp "I want something [...]
19.12.2017 | 15:32
System of a Down sculpture to be installed in Lake Sevan
Armenian sculptor Hayk Tokmanjyan works on the sculpture of the world-famous System of a Down rock band. The musicians will be placed on the bottom of Lake Sevan.   "In my opinion, this work wi[...]
16.12.2017 | 15:40
"Enemy of the People" Documentary by Zareh Tjeknavorian
Enemy of the People (part 1 of 2) from Alina & Zareh Tjeknavorian on Vimeo. Enemy of the People (part 2 of 2) from Alina & Zareh Tjeknavorian on Vimeo.   The smallest of the Soviet[...]
16.12.2017 | 12:30
Arshile Gorky’s Art of Bliss Remembered | New York Times
Some artists you enormously admire. Others you admire and enormously love. For many people, Arshile Gorky is a loved one. And much of what makes him cherishable is distilled in “Ardent Nature: A[...]
16.12.2017 | 11:30
New CD of Works by Komitas Played by Pianist Lusine Grigoryan
MUNICH, Germany — Complete in itself, ECM records is releasing the debut of Armenian pianist Lusine Grigoryan, which can also be considered a companion volume to the Gurdjieff Ensemble’s c[...]
16.12.2017 | 10:30
Arts and Culture
Dink Foundation Receives Chirac Prize
  PARIS — The Hrant Dink Foundation has been awarded the Chirac Prize For Conflict Prevention by the Chirac Foundation. On behalf of the Hrant Dink Foundation, the president of the foundat[...]
15.12.2017 | 20:34
The names of those who receive state support in 2018 under the "Public Press Release" program are known
According to the previously announced notice, the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Armenia has accepted applications for the provision of subsidies provided for the program "Publication of non-s[...]
15.12.2017 | 19:00
Billboard's 100 Best Songs of 2017: Critics' Picks
If albums had something of a soft landing on the pop landscape in 2017, then songs more than picked up the headline-grabbing slack. It was a year of Cardi B replacing Taylor Swift atop the Billboard H[...]
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