100th anniversary of Charles Aznavour, Sergei Parajanov included in  UNESCO calendar of events

 Wednesday, November 22 2023 19:47
100th anniversary of Charles Aznavour, Sergei Parajanov included in  UNESCO calendar of events

ArmInfo. During the 42nd session of the UNESCO General Assembly in Paris from November 7 to  22, a decision was made to include the 100-year anniversaries of the births of Charles Aznavour and Sergei Parajanov in UNESCO's 2024 -2025 Jubilee of Famous People and Important Events.

Mikhail Piotrovsky: We must save the monuments after the war in  Karabakh
 Tuesday, December 15 2020 15:52

ArmInfo. "I would refer to the word "ressentiment", which Nietzsche once suggested to us.Anger and irritation caused by disappointment and setbacks, the search for  the enemy responsible for their failures - this is the soil from  which this war was born, "said in an interview with RG, Director of  the State Hermitage, Academician Mikhail Piotrovsky, who addressed  with a kind of manifesto on the preservation of cultural monuments of  the Caucasus in difficult post-war times.

A film about the life of the Armenian portrait painter Zako will be  presented at the largest international animation film festival ANNECY
 Wednesday, December 2 2020 12:42

ArmInfo. A film about the life of the Armenian portrait painter Sargis Mangasaryan (Zako) will be presented at the largest international animation film festival  ANNECY in June 2021.

Armenian Church accused Azerbaijan of desecration of the Cathedral in  Shushi
 Saturday, November 14 2020 23:42

ArmInfo. Armenian Apostolic Church (AAC)  reported on the desecration of the Holy All-Savior Church of  Ghazanchetsots of Shushi in Artsakh that came under the control of  Azerbaijan. 

Iconic rock band System of a Down released a new video in support of  Artsakh (video)
 Friday, November 6 2020 13:56

ArmInfo.For the first time in 15 years, the iconic American rock band System Of A Down has released 2 new songs Genocidal Humanoidz and Protect The Land, the  last of which has a video. Both works are written about Artsakh,  about the current war, the chronicle of which is used in the video  for the song Protect The Land. As the leader of the S.O.A.D. group  noted on his Facebook page. Serge Tankian, the music and lyrics of  these songs speak for themselves.

Art to Salvation: Charity Auction of Art Works Held in Support of  Artsakh
 Tuesday, November 3 2020 22:11

ArmInfo. Within the framework of the Art for Armenia online charity auction  ( launched on October 24, which presents  about 200 exceptional paintings, it was possible to raise over 1  million rubles.

Serge Tankian to take part in a charity fundraising concert for  Artsakh
 Friday, October 23 2020 16:22

ArmInfo.On the initiative of AGBU and Creative Armenia, on October 26 at 21:00 (local time) a charity concert will be held online, the funds raised from which will  be directed to support Artsakh. The leader of the rock group System  Of A Down, Serge Tankian, announced this on his Instagram.

World Monuments Fund considers deliberate destruction of cultural  heritage unacceptable
 Tuesday, October 13 2020 11:47

ArmInfo.The World Monuments Fund (WMF) considers the deliberate destruction of cultural heritage of any kind as unacceptable. This was reported by the press service  of the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sports of the  Republic of Armenia, referring to the WMF statement made after the  news that the Surb Amenaprkich Ghazanchetsots Cathedral in the city  of Shushi was damaged as a result of military operations in  Nagorno-Karabakh.

A letter about  destruction of Ghazanchetsots Cathedral in Shushi  sent to UNESCO
 Saturday, October 10 2020 10:47

ArmInfo.Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sports of Armenia Arayik Harutyunyan sent a letter to the Director General of UNESCO, in which he pointed  out the facts of shelling by the Azerbaijani armed forces of the Holy  Savior Ghazanchetsots Cathedral in Shushi.

Exhibition of unique works of Italian art opened at the residence of  the President of Armenia
 Thursday, September 24 2020 18:08

ArmInfo. Under the patronage of the Presidents of Armenia and Italy, an exhibition of  unique works of Italian art has opened today at the residence of the  President of the Republic of Armenia.

Open-air music: Centre of Chamber Music will celebrate the 151st  anniversary of Komitas
 Thursday, September 24 2020 11:59

ArmInfo. On September 26 at 7:30 pm, in the park of the Komitas Chamber Music House residents of Yerevan will be able to enjoy an open-air concert dedicated to the  birthday of the great folk composer and founder of the national  composing school - Soghomon Soghomonyan (Komitas).

International bestseller was published in Armenian
 Friday, September 18 2020 17:13

ArmInfo. The international bestseller, 21 Lessons for the 21st Century, has been  translated into Armenian. The book by the world-famous scientist is  presented to the Armenian readership by Newmag Publishing House in  partnership with Galaxy Group of Companies.

Opening ceremony of "Russian Center" at branch of  Central Library  after Av. Isahakyan of Yerevan Municipality took place
 Friday, September 18 2020 16:38

ArmInfo. The opening ceremony of the "Russian Center" at the branch of the Avetik  Isahakyan Central Library of the Yerevan Municipality took place.

Deputy Minister: Ratification of the CoE Convention will enable  Armenia to carry out joint film production
 Friday, September 18 2020 15:18

ArmInfo.The ratification of the revised Council of Europe Convention on Cinematographic Co-production will enable Armenia, which has a shortage of financial  resources, to carry out joint filmmaking. On September 18, Deputy  Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sports of the Republic of  Armenia Arayik Khzmalyan stated this from the rostrum of the RA  National Assembly, presenting the document for ratification.

Aram Shahbazyan`s film made it to the largest festival in Asia
 Friday, September 18 2020 12:33

ArmInfo. A full-length film by Armenian director Aram Shahbazyan "Chnchik" is included in the competition.

Laureate of the Venice Film Festival will head the jury of the Golden  Apricot IFF
 Thursday, September 17 2020 15:24

ArmInfo. Renowned film director Love Diaz will head the jury of the 17th Golden Apricot  International Film Festival.

French Embassy in Armenia will assist in the translation into  Armenian language of Valerie Manteau`s "Le Sillon" novel about Hrant  Dink
 Tuesday, September 15 2020 14:05

ArmInfo. French Embassy in Armenia will assist in the translation into Armenian of the novel "Le Sillon "by the Istanbul writer of Armenian origin Valerie Manteau.

Yerevan Jazz Fest starts in Tavush with a multi-hour concert program
 Tuesday, September 8 2020 17:15

ArmInfo.The annual International Festival Yerevan Jazz Fest starts in Tavush region.

The National Chamber Music Center will open the season with an  open-air concert
 Monday, August 31 2020 12:53

ArmInfo. The National Chamber Music Center will open the Sozon with an open-air concert.

Dali and Picasso exhibition extended due to high popularity
 Monday, August 24 2020 16:42

ArmInfo. The Dali and Picasso exhibition has been extended due to its high popularity. This is stated in the message of the National Gallery of Armenia.

Fresco Festival starts film screenings in Yerevan
 Monday, August 24 2020 12:11

ArmInfo.On August 22, the 7th international festival of contemporary art and spiritual films "Fresco" started in the border town of Berd, Tavush region.