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Armenian Folk Band Performs at Largest Folklore Festival in Argentina

Armenian Folk Band Performs at Largest Folklore Festival in Argentina

The Armenian Folk Band Kusan performed for the first time in history at the National Folklore Festival of Cosquin, Argentina, on Monday, Jan. 26.

January 28th, 2015

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LA Art Show to Host Emil Kazaz Solo Exhibit

LA Art Show to Host Emil Kazaz Solo Exhibit

Kazaz Gallery, as the exclusive worldwide representative of Emil Kazaz since 2005, proudly announces the opening of a solo-exhibition “EMIL KAZAZ – New Era – One Man Show” at the most diverse art fair in the world – the LA Art Show 2015.

January 12th, 2015

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Two Major Concerts to Hit Los Angeles Stages

Two Major Concerts to Hit Los Angeles Stages

The voices and symphonic melodies from Lark Musical Society of Los Angeles will echo throughout Los Angeles County as they prepare to commemorate the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide.

January 12th, 2015

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Kupelian Releases Special Early Edition of ‘Warrior Saints’

Kupelian Releases Special Early Edition of ‘Warrior Saints’

Roger Kupelian, Hollywood Visual Effects Veteran and creator of the East of Byzantium Franchise, is inviting 100 fans to own one of each of the 100 Special Covers for his next installment in the Graphic Novel series, “Warrior Saints.” This will fund 1000 regular editions of the Graphic Novel for wider release.

January 9th, 2015

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Bohjalian Receives Award in Moscow

Bohjalian Receives Award in Moscow

New York Times best-selling author Chris Bohjalian received a Soglasie (Corcord) Award from the World Armenian Congress and Union of Armenians in Russia in December, for his “devotion to the Armenian nation’s traditions and memory.”

January 8th, 2015

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Paul Krekorian Announces Art Contest to Commemorate Genocide Centennial

Paul Krekorian Announces Art Contest to Commemorate Genocide Centennial

Call for Submissions Begin NOW
LOS ANGELES- Los Angeles City Councilmember Paul Krekorian on Tuesday announced an Art Contest to commemorate the upcoming April 2015 centennial of the Armenian Genocide.
The call for submissions invites all artists and aspiring artists to produce and present original paintings, drawings, photos and digital art inspired by the 100th anniversary of [...]

December 24th, 2014

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Armenian Art Exhibit to Feature at Fresno Art Museum

Armenian Art Exhibit to Feature at Fresno Art Museum

The Fresno Art Museum will present “Tradition, Legacy, Culture,” an exhibit featuring works by Armenian artists to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide.

December 22nd, 2014

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Stories of Armenian Genocide Survivors Compiled in New Book

Stories of Armenian Genocide Survivors Compiled in New Book

The stories of Armenians who survived the Armenian Genocide have been compiled in a book titled “100 years… Real Stories,” the Hurriyet Daily News reports.

December 19th, 2014

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ADAA Awards Saroyan Prize, Armenian Honors

ADAA Awards Saroyan Prize, Armenian Honors

The Armenian Dramatic Arts Alliance (ADAA) held its annual awards event on Dec. 6 at the Pasadena Playhouse, to present the 2014 William Saroyan Playwriting Prize in Human Rights/Social Justice and other special honors. More than 70 people attended the VIP event at the Makineni Library, which was emceed by television celebrity Jill Simonian.

December 16th, 2014

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Fatih Akin’s Film on Armenian Genocide Opens in Turkey amid Security

Fatih Akin’s Film on Armenian Genocide Opens in Turkey amid Security

German Turkish filmmaker Fatih Akin’s movie “The Cut” premiered in Turkey on Thursday amid high security and high praise. The Radikal newspaper reported that Akin was accompanied by seven bodyguards at the premiere of the movie and the following evening.

December 4th, 2014

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Arpa International Film Festival Announces 2014 Festival Winners

Arpa International Film Festival Announces 2014 Festival Winners

The 17th Annual Arpa International Film Festival concluded on Sunday with the annual Awards Ceremony and Closing Night Gala Reception at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood, Calif.

December 4th, 2014

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Harutiun Khachatrian Takes Prize at Turin Film Festival

Harutiun Khachatrian Takes Prize at Turin Film Festival

“Endless Escape, Eternal Return” by Armenian filmmaker Harutiun Khachatrian won Best International Documentary at the 33rd Turin Film Festival. The movie was also awarded a 5,000 euro prize.

December 4th, 2014

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$10,000 Saroyan Playwriting Prize to Be Awarded

$10,000 Saroyan Playwriting Prize to Be Awarded

To kick off Human Rights Day, The Armenian Dramatic Arts Alliance (ADAA) will award the $10,000 2014 William Saroyan Playwriting Prize for Human Rights / Social Justice at a gala event on Dec. 6 at the Pasadena Playhouse.

November 24th, 2014

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System of A Down Launch Tour to Mark Genocide Centennial

System of A Down Launch Tour to Mark Genocide Centennial

System of a Down are hitting the road once again! After a break from touring which has lasted well over a year, System of a Down are revving up once again for a tour to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide

November 24th, 2014

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