Day archives: July 22nd, 2018

Haghpat Monastery – Inspiring by Its Endurance

Haghpat Monastery – Inspiring by Its Endurance

A wonderful article published by the Wall Street Journal in 2012 describes some of the Armenian sacred sites. The article was authored by Dennis K. Berman. Haghpat is one of the world’s greatest yet one of the least explored religious shrines. Millions of tourists every year gather to the routine splendor of Rome and Jerusalem. …

Edward Ghazaryan – The Father of Micro Miniature

Edward Ter-Ghazaryan – The Father of Micro Miniature

Edward Ghazaryan, a world-renowned Armenian micro miniaturist, is regarded as the creator of the art of micro miniature. Back in the 1950s, the European press was humming about an Armenian claiming to have created tiny artworks smaller than a needle eye. One German reader even sent a letter of disbelief to the artist. The reply …