INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE POETRY OF IMAGEMESROP MASHTOTS MATENADARAN IS ORGANIZING AN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE DEDICATED TO THE IRANIAN-ARMENIAN MEDIEVAL LITERATURE AND ARTS. THE THEMATIC DIVISIONS INCLUDEINTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE POETRY OF IMAGE

The thematic divisions include: · Codicology· Art· Literature The working languages of the conference are Armenian, Persian, and English. Those interested in participating are kindly requested to submit the attached registration form and a brief biography to [email protected] by January 15, 2024. Successful applicants will receive confirmation letters by February 1, 2024. Approved candidates should

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GHUKAS CHUBARYAN – 100

On October 18, 2023, with an exclusive exhibition, Mashtots Matenadaran will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the birth of Armenian national artist and sculptor Ghukas Chubaryan.Thirty sculptures from the National Gallery of Armenia and the Chubaryan family’s collections will be exhibited.Ghukas Chubaryan, a renowned Armenian artist and sculptor, was born in 1923 to the family

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INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE DEDICATED TO THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF BABKEN CHOOKASZIAN

2023 marks the 100th anniversary of Babken Chookaszyan, a prominent Armenian scholar, orientalist, deputy director of the Matenadaran (1965-1994). In honor of this occasion, an international medieval conference will be held at the Matenadaran on November 17-18, 2023. The thematic areas of the conference are: Oriental studiesLiteratureLinguisticsHistoriographyEthnographyCodicologyArt history The working languages of the conference are

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ARAYIK KHZMALYAN, THE DIRECTOR OF MATENADARAN, HAS APPOINTED VAHE TOROSYAN AS THE DEPUTY DIRECTOR FOR ACADEMIC AFFAIRS OF MATENADARAN

Arayik Khzmalyan, the Director of Matenadaran, has appointed Vahe Torosyan as the Deputy Director for Academic Affairs of Matenadaran. EDUCATION 2008-2011, post-graduate studies at the Institute of History of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Armenia (Doctor of History) 2002-2007, Armenian State Pedagogical University (Faculty of History and Law) WORK EXPERIENCE 2023,

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ANNOUNCEMENT

On July 17 2023, a session of the Board of Trustees of Matenadaran, Mesrop Mashtots Institute of Ancient Manuscripts Foundation took place. The session was held for the election of the director of Matenadaran, and three candidates participated in it: Arayik Khzmalyan, Karen Matevosyan and Artsruni Sahakyan. Artsruni Sahakyan withdrew, and the candidacies of Arayik

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“TEXT, COMMENTARY AND INTERPRETATION: PROBLEMS OF COMMENTING ON ANCIENT AND MEDIEVAL TEXTS.”

Matenadaran, the Institute of Ancient Manuscripts (Yerevan, Armenia), together with the Institute of World Literature of Russian Academy of Sciences and the School of Advanced Studies in the Humanities, RANEPA, is organizing a conference on “Text, Commentary and Interpretation: Problems of Commenting on Ancient and Medieval Texts.” The conference will be held at Matenadaran in

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NERSES SHNORHALI: THE GRACIOUS PATRIARCH INTERNATIONAL ARMENOLOGICAL CONFERENCE

The 850th anniversary of the death of great medieval thinker, poet, and theologian Nerses Shnorhali (Patriarch Nerses IV Clayetsi) has been included in UNESCO 2022-2023 calendar commemorating historic events and anniversaries of eminent personalities. The Mesrop Mashtots Matenadaran, as the most important center of medieval Armenian written culture, organizes an international Armenological conference, entitled Nerses Shnorhali. The Gracious Patriarch.  It aims to re-evaluate

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