Topic: painting

By Maydaa Nadar Special to the Mirror-Spectator CAIRO — Her father and grandfather were born in Egypt. Her great-grandfather fled to Egypt, escaping the Genocide. She is the fourth generation of her Armenian family. Meet Rita Kevorkian,[...]

WATERTOWN — Gourgen Manoukian is a multitalented artist. A painter, he has not only created watercolors and oils, but also done set design for films and graphic arts. Born in Yerevan in 1937 from a family of refugees from Van (his[...]

SAN DIEGO, Calif. — “Echoes,” a retrospective collection of works by world-renowned artist Jean Kazandjian will be on exhibition and available for acquisition at Meyer Fine Art. The exhibition opens on Saturday, November 9 and[...]

By Artsvi Bakhchinyan Special to the Mirror-Spectator YEREVAN — Many consider Gayane Khachaturian the greatest of Armenian female artist ever. The late painter and graphic artist, who was born and lived all her life in Georgia, remained[...]

By Artsvi Bakhchinyan Special to the Mirror-Spectator YEREVAN/GENEVA — Peggy Hinaekian is an artist and author living in the US (Florida and California) and Switzerland. Born and raised in Egypt, she immigrated to Canada with her first[...]

WIESBADEN, Germany — Nona Gabrielyan is the proud representative of an Armenian family that has produced four generations of artists (so far). Not only; in Germany, where she has lived with her artist husband Van Soghomonyan for the last[...]

VENICE (Panorama.am) — With the opening of the 2019 Venice Biennale less than six months away, many participating nations have picked artists for their pavilions, and details about the central show, curated by Ralph Rugoff, are trickling[...]

LONDON (Panorama.am) — “Venice at Sunset” by world-renowned seascape artist Hovhannes (Ivan) Aivazovsky has been sold for £609,000 ($780,000) at Christie’s auction of the Russian Art held in London on November 26, TASS[...]

By Monique Svazlian Special to the Mirror-Spectator GLENDALE, Calif. – A Dreamer’s World, the new art exhibit by Armenian artist “Endza” Gevorg Babakhanyan, opened at the Roslin Art Gallery in Glendale on October 25. This was the[...]

CAIRO — On October 24, Egypt lost one of its best known and talented contemporary artists of Armenian origin, Chant Avedissian. He had been battling lung cancer for three years. Avedissian was born in 1951 in Cairo, the son of Armenian[...]