Cultural Poster
This weekly information coverage allows following the cultural news of the past week. 
The creative crew of “Cultural Poster” illustrates the mosaic of most notable events in literature, architecture, theatre, fine arts and films for the viewers.
 
Frequency: Every Monday, at 20:00 and 22:30
Rerun: Tuesday, at 08:20 and 16:40

Cultural poster 19.02.2018


On February 19, the 14th Youth Book Fair was opened in Khnko Aper Library. 
One dram - 1dr.am website is a book exchange platform, where both fiction, as well as professional literature can be found.
In September 2018, Armenia will hold International Contemporary Art Exhibition featuring artists from many countries of the world.
Hovhannes Tumanyan Puppet Theatre of Yerevan hosts the premiere of Eduard Olby’s play “Who is Afraid of Virginia Woolf”.
Premiere of “Cinderella” in the State Chamber Music Theatre.
The novel of Vahagn Grigoryan “The River of Time” was published, and Jules Verne's “Carpatian Castle”.
 

 

Cultural poster 19.03.2018


Stolen masterpiece of Mikhail Vrubel was found and returned to Armenia.  
2-nd Festival of francophone films was held in Yerevan.
150Th working meeting of “Eurimag” was held in Yerevan from March 13-17.
An exhibition dedicated to the 100th anniversary of sculptor, painter Nvard Zaryan was opened in the National Gallery.
Yerevan Chamber Theatre hosted the premiere of Black Box performance.
The presentation of Armen Petrosyan's book “The Issue of the Origin of Armenian Naiton” took place.
 

 

Cultural poster 12.03.2018


The Armenian premiere of the documentary film "Architects of Denial" took place in Yerevan. 
At the temporary exhibition hall of the National Gallery of Armenia the exhibition of French-Armenian artists Gevorg and Vardan Tarloyan's "Illusion and Reality" was opened.
An exhibition of Tigran Asatryan's painting and graphic works opened in Yerevan's Modern Art Museum.
Paintings of corresponding member of the National Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Arts, Professor Vigen Ghazaryan were compiled with the efforts of the family in the exhibition hall of the scientist.
The "Book of Flowers" performance was staged in the State Pantomime Theater.
Edit Print published the Armenian translation of the novel "The Arch of Triumph" by German writer Erich Maria Remarque.
 

 

Cultural poster 12.02.2018


February 12 is Hrant Matevosyan’s birthday. His relatives, friends and readers congregated in Komitas Pantheon.
Annual contest in the Writers’ Union: distinguished individuals in the areas of poetry, prose, dramaturgy, publicity won prizes.
“Family and Community” Charitable organization deals with the education of children in poverty by raising their self-esteem through culture and art and revealing their potential.
“To restore old Armenian wedding traditions, Hayk Yeranosyan and Sirarpi Khojabaghyan had the idea of creating Tonir wedding village, which was brought to life in Syunik”.
Hermann Hesse's “The Journey to the East” translated into Armenian from the original by Ashot Alexanyan, and the monograph of philologist Sargis Harutyunyan called “Armenian Mythology” were published.
 

 

Cultural poster 29.01.2018


Yerevan branch of AGBU celebrated the 110th anniversary of Istanbul-based Armenian Jamanak Daily. 
The award ceremony “Friend of Book” was held in the National Gallery of Armenia.
The exhibition “Yerevan - Dream City” was opened in the newly established Center Goethe of Yerevan. 
On the birthday of renowned tenor Gegham Grigoryan, an opening ceremony of the monument of the opera singer was held at Komitas Pantheon.  
Printing House “Edit Print” published Night Flight by  Antoine Saint-Exupéry.  
Maria Sahakyan, 37 years old film director passed away.  
 

Cultural poster 17.07.2017


Within the framework of the Film Festival Golden Apricot, the award “Let there be Light” of the Mother See was bestowed to composer Tigran Mansuryan.
Two-day forum “Creative Europe” was organized in the frame of Film Festival Golden Apricot. 
Within the scope of 14th Golden Apricot International Film Festival, 15 were screened for the Armenian viewers. The film premiere of “About On Body and Soul” by Ildikó Enyedi was attended by our crew.
Tatyana Danielyants’s musical documentary “Six Musician on the City Background” was among the premieres of the Golden Apricot.
German filmmaker, producer Fred Kelemen, who was International Feature Film jury member, delivered master classes in Armenia. 
July 16 was the official closing and award ceremony of the Golden Apricot.
 
 

 

Cultural poster 10.07.2017


Golden Apricot Film Festival kicked off: this year it will be held from July 9-16.
Famous sculptor, RA National Artist Artashes Hovsepyan passed away at the age of 86. 
The opening-presentation ceremony of two paintings presented to the museum by the family of the USSR People's Artist, Academician of the Russian Academy of Fine Arts, famous sculptor, painter and educator Nikoghayos Nikoghosyan's family took place at the Russian Museum of Art in Yerevan.
The premiere of Tigran Paskevichyan's documentary “Last Dream or GAME OVER” took place in “Article 3” Club.
An exhibition titled "Armenian Kings and Queens in the Armenian and European Engravings and Posters of the 17th and 20th Centuries" opened at the National Gallery of Armenia. 
“Re-inventing the Nature”: the compositions of nine female artists titled  were presented in Cafesjian Art Center under this heading.
American photographer Robert Weitzner's exhibition of photography "In Love with Armenia" opened in the Center of Folk Art.
 

 

Cultural poster 03.07.2017


First book-house of Yerevan was opened in the junction of Isahakyan and Teryan Streets. 
On July 1, an evening dedicated to the 80th anniversary of the RA National Artist Hakob Ghazanchyan and his blessed memory wife - Galya Novents was held. 
Bilingual book “They were Drawing the War” is dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the establishment of the RA Armed Forces and the Armenian Independence, which was presented in Loft Center recently.
From July 22-26, 6th Pantomime Festival of Leonid Yengibaryan will be held in Tsaghkadzor hosting Armenian, European, Russian and other theatrical groups.
“Annual Republican Exhibition of Sculpture” was opened in the Artists’ Union.
The book “Yerevan: Sketch Book” was published featuring the history, sites, famous and less known inhabitants of our capital.
 
 
 

 

Cultural poster 30.10.2017


Minister of Culture Armen Amiryan made a visit to Armavir and Aragatsotn Marzes to verify on the spot the progress of enhancement and restoration of historical and cultural monuments.
A jubilee exhibition dedicated to the occasion of the 50th anniversary of Martiros Saryan's house-museum has opened.
On October 25, the International Biennial of Fine Arts was launched in Yerevan on the initiative of the "Dialogue of Cultures" Foundation.
The 9th International Festival of Animated Films and Comic Art of Yerevan "ReAnimania" has been launched.
A new staging of "Martiros's Adventures" was presented at the Shadow’s "Ayrogi" theater. 
A novel by Diana Hambardzumyan titled "Affliction of Phaeacia" was published.
 
 
 

 

Cultural poster 23.10.2017


RA Minister of Culture held official meetings in Tehran.
Joint exhibition “Armenia-Iran: Memory of the Land” was opened in Iran.
"Narekatsi Readings" 3rd International Conference was held in Mashtots Matenadaran.
The exhibition titled “300 Year Old History of Mekhitarists” was opened in the new building of Matenadaran.  
The photographs of the well-known portrait master Yousuf Karsh were exhibited at Sundukyan National Academic Theatre for about a week. 
The premiere of the play by William Saroyan at the Metro Theatre.
 

 

Cultural poster 22.05.2017


On May 20, the pan-European event Museum Night was held under the slogan "Painful stories: Speaking the Unspeakable in Museums”.
"Foreigners on Armenian Architecture" exhibition opened in "Zvartnots" Historical-Cultural Reserve-Museum.
By the initiative of Howard Karagyozian Charitable Foundation this year launched the "Integration through Museum" program. 
Activities in the museum industry: the video is about the achievements and omissions.
A meeting with writer Gagik Davtyan at the Writers' Union. New books "As Light and Conscience" and "Georgian Poetry" were published.
Mosaic
 

 

Cultural poster 16.10.2017


Among "Erebuni-Yerevan" celebrations, the "Book Night" continued until midnight at "Bukinist" bookstore and adjacent Mashtots Park.
The sixth conference of Armenian and foreign writers of Diaspora was held in Tsaghkadzor. 
A memorial plaque with an artist's sculpture was opened at 30 Buzand Street, Yerevan, at the birthday of renowned film director, RA People's Artist, Professor Nerses Hovhannisyan.
SunChild 7th International Environmental Festival has kicked off.
The premiere “Dentist, Again?” took place at Malyan Theatre.
A collection of short stories by Mher Israyelyan "A Dog's Luck on the Old Armenian Road" was published.
Swiss writer and journalist Hansjörg Schertenleib participated in the presentation of the Armenian translation of his novel "Night Swimmer".