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Festivals

CYFEST-14: FERMENT /festival

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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Visual Arts

RAFFI MUSAKHANYAN – UNCERTAINTY. 2018-2022 /exhibition

From September 1st to 13th, 2022, the Armenian-American painter and sculptor Raffi Musakhanyan’s solo exhibition was held at HayArt Cultural Center, Yerevan, Armenia.Born in Yerevan but living in Los Angeles for four and a half decades, the artist has become known to the American art-loving public with his numerous exhibitions organized in various US cities. […]

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Artist Talks Talks & Workshops

BARREL TALKS: Censorship in Armenian Comics /panel discussion

Censorship in Armenian comics. Coexistence of traditional and new species; new technological synergies. Participants: Agata Badalyan Tigran Araqelyan Arevik Aroyan Lena Nersesyan Moderator: Shamiram Khachatryan

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Performance Performance Art Visual Arts

“MAN-SIGNBOARD” /exhibition-installation-performance

Man-Signboard Yer Kar will show himself and allow you to write what you wish for yourself on his body. Through the game “Word Exchange”, Yer Kar will convey his strong beliefs, word for word. Through collages, exhibitions, installations and performances, the artists participating in the show will become their own signboard, advertisement and representative. Artists: […]

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Artist Talks Talks & Workshops

HAMLET HOVSEPYAN. The Solitary of the Contemporary Art /video performances

As part of the Golden Apricot Film Festival, HayArt Cultural Center organizes a tribute event, a three-day, non-stop screening of Hamlet Hovsepian’s video performances.On the evening of the first day of the show, July 11, at 19:00, a talk will be organized dedicated to the memory of Hamlet Hovsepyan. Let’s get together, talk about our […]

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Visual Arts

JUNK ART /installation of sculptures

In the frame of the ARé performing arts festival, the installations of two winning authors’ works took place in the yard of HayArt Cultural Center, having won the Junk Sculpture Competition announced by the ARé cultural foundation in 2021. Made from household waste, when the material has been recycled and reused, these sculptures break the […]

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Artist Talks Talks & Workshops

BARREL TALKS /artist talks

“Reviewing Cultural Rhythms” The HayArt Cultural Center organizes panel discussions on a variety of topics related to culture and art, with the aim of keeping our hands on the cultural pulse. The unifying approach is to discuss cultural / artistic spheres in terms of their internal logics, proportions, state-of-the-art capabilities, how to capitalize on them, […]

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Artist Talks Talks & Workshops

ANTHOLOGY OF ARMENIAN PERFORMANCE ART – Website launch /meeting

Meeting with friends and colleagues on Armenian performance art archiving.Let’s remember together and re-live what we have done over the years. We dedicate the meeting to the memory of Hamlet Hovsepyan.Moderator of the meeting: Marine Karoyan After several months of work, and with the help and support of our dear friends, the ARé Cultural Foundation […]

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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. […]