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Today marks renowned Armenian painter Eduard Isabekyan’s 105th anniversary

Posted on Feb 29, 2020 in Uncategorized

Today, 8 November marks the 105th birthday anniversary of prominent Soviet Armenian artist Eduard Isabekyan. The painter was born in 1914 in Igdir, Turkey. In 1918, the Isabekyan family emigrated and after two months in Etchmiadzin moved to Yerevan for permanent residence. He graduated from the Geghard Institute in Yerevan in 1931 and the Tbilisi State Academy of Fine Arts in 1941. From 1945 to 2000 he taught at the Yerevan State Academy of Fine Arts (since 1963 as professor). From 1967 to 1987 Isabekyan was the director of the National Gallery of Armenia, opening the gallery’s affiliates...

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Pomona. 1971, oil on canvas, 70×50

Posted on Feb 21, 2020 in Painting. 1960-1980

Pomona. 1971, oil on canvas, 70×50

 

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Municipal authorities not concerned by poor condition of Eduard Isabekyan gallery

Posted on Jan 29, 2020 in Uncategorized

The gallery dedicated to the life and works of People’s Artist of Soviet Armenia Eduard Isabekyan, which opened at the Hay-Art Cultural Center in Yerevan in 2013 is in poor condition. Speaking to Panorama.am, the director of the gallery, Irina Isabekyan said the exhibition hall has been in poor condition since 2014, further deteriorating throughout years. The director says she has expressed a desire to meet with Mayor Hayk Marutyan, but was instead received by Gosh Sargsyan, Head of the Department of Culture at the Yerevan Municipality. “He insisted that all museums are in the same...

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2002. At the opening of Grigor Aghasyan’s exhibition

Posted on Dec 5, 2019 in Photos 1991-2007

2002. At the opening of Grigor Aghasyan’s exhibition

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10.10.1980. At the opening of Guros’s exhibition

Posted on Dec 5, 2019 in Photos 1961-1990

10.10.1980. At the opening of Guros’s exhibition

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