Armen Sarkissian expressed condolences on demise of French sculptor Toros Rastkelenian
ArmInfo.RA President Armen Sarkissian sent a letter of condolences to the Rastkelenian family on the demise of the Master, awardee of the Movses Khorenatshi Medal and Order of the Legion of Honor of the French Republic Toros Rastkelenian.
As the press service of the RA President reports, the message of the
President, in particular, reads: "In the person of Toros Rastkelenian
the Armenian nation lost a patriot, distinguished and wise
intellectual who served devotedly his entire life to his people and
Throughout this professial work, Toros Rastkelenian through his
sculptures and pieces of art was reflecting consistenly on the
problems of our nation. Toros Rastkelenian's art has always been
admired in Armenia as his personal contribution to the development
and strengthening of the Armenian-French cultural ties".