The concert of Philharmonic Orchestra and Spanish musicians dedicated to April 7

The duo Juan Antonio Ramírez and Sara Ureña Cabrera are again in Armenia. The concert of Spanish musicians and the National Philharmonic Orchestra of Armenia was dedicated to Maternity and Beauty Day. 

Screening of Wim Wenders’ films in Yerevan

“Filmadaran” NGO and Goethe Institute organized the screening of Wim Wenders’ films in Yerevan.

New books 26.03.2018

The novel of Jewish writer, Nobel Prize winner Shmuel Yosef Agnon “A Guest for the Night” was published. The book was translated from Hebrew by Alvina Hovhannisyan. 
The translation of Robert Walser’s “The Walk” from its original was published for the first time. The translator is Ashot Alexanyan.


New books 09.04.2018

“One Hundred Years of Solitude” of Marquez and Gustav Janouch's “Conversations with Kafka” were translated into Armenian from original.

Joint press conference of the Ministers of Culture of Armenia and Artsakh

This year, the Ministries of Culture of Armenia and Artsakh signed a memorandum of understanding on cooperation. At the joint press conference held on March 30 in Yerevan, the ongoing cultural program were presented.  

The novel of Claude Simon translated into Armenian

The novel of the XX century famous French writer Claude Simon “The Wind: Attempted Restoration of a Baroque Altarpiece” translated by Shushanik Tamrazyan is now available in Armenian.  

Actresses Zabel, Hasmik and playwright Abelyan in one exhibition

An exhibition dedicated to the 160th anniversary of Zabel, 140th anniversary of Hasmik and 160th anniversary of playwright Alexander Abelyan was opened in the Musueum of Literature and Art.

Renowned expert in Armenian studies Michael Stone was awarded with a medal “Matenadaran”

On the occasion of his 80th anniversary, famous Armenologist Michael Stone was awarded with a medal “Matenadaran”. He has established the Armenian Studies Chair in Hebrew University of Jerusalem, established and headed the International Association of Armenian Studies, and starting working in Yerevan Mashtots Matenadaran from 1976.

The Armenian premiere of the documentary film "Architects of Denial" took place in Yerevan

The film was shot during nearly five years with several hundred of people working on it. The American producers of the film informed the journalists at a meeting just before the screening.  American acclaimed celebrities Dean Cain and Montel Williams brought the project into life. 
On March 5, the premiere of the film in Armenia took place. 


Stolen masterpiece of Mikhail Vrubel was found and returned to Armenia

Stolen masterpiece of Mikhail Vrubel was found and returned to Armenia.
The official opening of the exhibition will be held on March 20 lasting through November 20. 


New children’s books 05.03.2018

Children's Book “Oh the Beautiful Panama” of well-known author Janosch translated by Zhanna Gabrielyan was published.
“The Secret Garden” of Frances Burnett translated from original by Alvard Jivanyan was published. 


Armen Petrosyan's book “The Issue of the Origin of Armenian Nation” published

The presentation of Armen Petrosyan's book “The Issue of the Origin of Armenian Nation” took place.