Day archives: October 11th, 2021

The Forgotten Kingdom

The Forgotten Kingdom

The year is 1595 BC. Babylon. … It was an unbearable hot summer day, typical of Mesopotamia. The sun seemed to stand stock-still in the zenith. People sheltered themselves in the shade waiting for the evening hours; hoping that a stray gale from the remote mountains in the North might reach this damned city, which …

French-Armenian painter Zareh Moutafian

French-Armenian painter Zareh Moutafian

French-Armenian artist Zareh Moutafian, born March 15, 1907 / He subsequently became a prolific art critic. He owns the saying: “Armenianized the sea”, in which he meant the work of Ivan Aivazovsky. Moutafian was 8 years old when his family was massacred in the Black Sea town of Unye. He was left for dead, and found …