Day archives: September 14th, 2018

Ivan Aivazovsky Has Always Been a True Armenian

Ivan Aivazovsky Has Always Been a True Armenian

Hovhannes Aivazian, in spite of having adopted the name Ivan Aivazovsky, remained a true Armenian to the core. Ivan Aivazovsky was one of the greatest masters of the marine art. Shortly before passing away, Aivazovsky himself said that he had painted about 6 thousand paintings. However, art critics would roughly estimate that there are about …

Rock Spring on Mount Aragats – Armenia

Rock Spring on Mount Aragats – Armenia

Powerful streams of lava covered numerous river channels. Some of the rivers managed to maintain their flow underground, but most weren’t able to withstand the molten rock. Among the survived streams is an ancient watercourse discovered under a thick layer of volcanic rock. This watercourse can be observed along the modern river Kasagh River near …