Events / Thematic Programs

18.05.2019 - 18.05.2019

Museums as Cultural Hubs. The Future of Tradition

 Program of events

The hall of NGA’s 9th floor

14:00-15:00 Lecture “The Friend of the Artist” dedicated to Arpenik Nalbandyan, Armine Galentz, Diana Ukleba and other women who have always supported their artist husbands and have lived together the hard life of artist . The lecture is delivered by art historian Hasmik Badalyan.

The hall of the 4th floor
18:00-19:00 Education program “My Komitas” dedicated to the composer’s 150th birth anniversary.
Fresco hall of the 3rd floor
18:00- 19:00 Concert “Komitas-Komitas” within the scope of the festival “Komitas and Us”
Yerevan State Chamber Choir
Chief conductor: Honoured Art Worker of the Republic of Armenia Harutyun Topikyan
Director: William Weiner

Hall of the 7th floor
20:00-21:00 “Leonardo da Vinci. Fables and Legends”.
A reading in commemoration of 500 years of the great artist’s death. The reading will be performed by the students of Yerevan State Institute of Theatre and Cinematography.



Hovnatanyan Hakob Mkrtum

The Portrait of Nerses Ashtaraketsi (1850)

canvas, oil
39,5x31 cm