Arts & Culture

WATERTOWN, Mass. — On Sunday, October 14, the Armenian Library and Museum of America (ALMA) opened an exhibit paying homage to the Armenian painter and art historian Arshag Fetvadjian (1866-1947). Born in Trebizond and trained in Rome,[...]

LOS ANGELES — On September 21, as the Space Shuttle Endeavour arrived here, the welcoming ceremony at Los Angeles Airport (LAX) included artistic performances led by Aram Gharabekian. The program, comprising music and dance presentations[...]

By Daphne Abeel Special to the Mirror-Spectator Griefland by Armen Bacon and Nancy Miller. Skirt, an Imprint of Pequot Press. 2012. 170 pp. $19.95. ISBN 978-0-7827-8084-6   This is a book for a select audience — parents who have[...]

By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff WASHINGTON — Joyce Naltchayan Boghosian has not only seen people and places most people only see on television or the news, but has captured them for posterity through her work over several decades as[...]

By Ara Arakelian BOSTON — The fall Sunday Concert Series at the brand new Calderwood Hall of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum will feature three rising Armenian artists. On September 23, clarinetist Narek Arutyunian will appear in his[...]

By Alin K. Gregorian Mirror-Spectator Staff BOSTON — The first time clarinetist Narek Arutyunian performed in Boston in June, at the Armenian Night at the Pops, the annual program sponsored by the Friends of Armenian Culture Society[...]

WATERTOWN — Under the sponsorship of the Cultural Committee of St. James Armenian Apostolic Church of Watertown and Amaras Art Alliance, the Dudukner Ensemble, a premier assembly of Armenian traditional instrumentalists from Yerevan,[...]

By Kevork Keushkerian LOS ANGELES — The Armenian General Benevolent Union’s Ardavazt Theatre Company was founded in 1979. Its first performance took place the following year at the AGBU Convention in Los Angeles. Krikor Satamian,[...]

ISTANBUL (PanARMENIAN.Net) — The grandson of Cemal Pasha, one of the master- minds of the Armenian Genocide, has published a book titled 1915: The Armenian Genocide. The news was first reported by Istanbul-based Agos weekly and confirmed[...]

BELMONT, Mass. — The First Armenian Church of Belmont, the Charles K. and Elisabeth M. Kenosian Chair in Modern Armenian History and Literature at Boston University and the National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR)[...]

YEREVAN — The independent Armenian pub- lisher Craftology has announced the American release of the twin titles, Armenian Ornamental Art and Armenian Ornamental Script — the result of a landmark collaboration of the artist-designer[...]