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Festivals

CYFEST-14: FERMENT /festival concept

CYFEST, one of the biggest international media art festivals in Eastern Europe, was founded by a group of independent artists and curators in 2007. Since its inception, CYFEST’s main concerns have been to examine the dialogue between new and traditional visual languages and to show technological achievements via artistic transformation. CYFEST unites art professionals, artists, […]

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Festivals Performance Performance Art

LIBERATED CHAIR /performance

Identification with a brown, wooden, four-legged object with a straight back removes the human mind from knowing the pure essence of a chair. “The object we sit on” is wrong, or, at least, not right. We can stand on a chair, for example, to change the lamp. And we can sit on many things – […]

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Festivals Music Performance

UNDER THE BARRELS /live concert

From “UNDER THE BARRELS” – hip-hop and electronic music Opening of the “UNDER THE BARRELS” precinct of HayArt Cultural Center.This is an area where young newcomers to the art world are free to express themselves, collaborate, and generate ideas. It is an art platform or open studio that is free of ratings, statuses or affiliation. […]

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Festivals Performance Performance Art

PARAJANOV CORNER /a ritual research

I meet the other in his absence. Can I know him when he is no longer there? The common thread connecting us is the understanding of life as a window through which the images one observes are transformed into a succession of hybrid and dreamlike landscapes aimed at honouring memory, beauty, ancestors and the invisible.I […]

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Festivals Visual Arts

FACES UNDER THE BARRELS /live graffiti

Adam Adamyan making Street Art in the glazed area “Under the Barrels” of HayArt Cultural Center. This area will become a public area for various concerts, exhibitions and other events.

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Festivals Performance Talks & Workshops

MEMORY WALKSCAPES /walking workshop

The participants of the workshop will walk around the city .. They will feel different ways of walking, guiding, being guided, perceiving the visible and the invisible, building individual maps of their journey. While walking through different parts of the city during the weekend, they will rediscover places they once thought they were familiar with. […]

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Festivals

PRG → EVN /live performance

When artists are performing abroad or just in other cities, before presenting their work, they first have to arrive at the performance site. Such a journey can involve months of planning, applying for grants and visas, getting vaccinations, searching for planes and land traffic connections, etc. In such cases, the travel can become an exciting […]

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Festivals Performance Performance Art

DEPENDENCE /live performance

From soil, water, meat, sweets, tobacco, drink, sex, drugs, family, friend, parent, homeland, chair, walls, style, jewellery, opinion, care, from all kinds of material and non-material. What a feeling that? Creative or painful and pushing back, which does not allow to move freely? Author and performer:Syuzi Hakobyan (Armenia)

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Festivals Performance

GOD IS EVERYWHERE /video performance

Artist: Grigor Khachatryan (Armenia) 2022

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Dance Festivals

I DANCE! /live performance

Performance vocabulary: name, maya, game, game-ik, truth, question, tatik, Action, war, Near, ether, love, lover, border, water, creature, face, alarm, real, land, night, Thursday lord, dance, neck. Artist: Hasmik Tangyan (Armenia)