Friday, 07 September 2018

PRESENTATION OF “ARMENIAN TREASURES OF WORLD HERITAGE”

  • September 07, 2018
  • 19:00
  • 2/2 Melik-Adamyan street
  • Free entrance

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PRESENTATION OF “ARMENIAN TREASURES OF WORLD HERITAGE”

Victoria International Benevolent Foundation invites you to the presentation of “Armenian Treasures of World Heritage”.

Friday, September 7, 19:00
AGBU Armenia Hall (2/2 Melik-Adamyan St.)

Free admission.

 
Thursday, 06 September 2018

FRENCH CLASSIC CINEMA: CÉSAR AND ROSALIE

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FRENCH CLASSIC CINEMA: CÉSAR AND ROSALIE 

As part of the Year of Francophonie in Armenia, AGBU Armenia, in partnership with Alliance Française d'Arménie, AFG Film Club and Institut Français, continues the French Classic Cinema series.

CÉSAR AND ROSALIE (France, 1972, 104 min)
Dir: Claude Sautet
Starring: Yves Montand, Romy Schneider, Sami Frey, Isabelle Huppert, Michel Piccoli
Original version (French), with English subtitles.

Thursday, September 6, 2018, 19:00 
AGBU Armenia, (2/2 Melik-Adamyan Str.)

Free entrance.

 

Tuesday, 04 September 2018

YEREVAN - OLD AND NEW PERSPECTIVES

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DISCUSSION: «YEREVAN - OLD AND NEW PERSPECTIVES»

Join us at AGBU Hall for a round-table discussion on September 4, 19:30 to discuss Yerevan's new architecture, cultural life and subcultures, tourism and city branding.

Free entrance.

 

Sunday, 17 June 2018

"THE SONG OF A REFUGEE" PERFORMANCE

  • June 17, 2018
  • 11:25

“The Song of a Refugee” is a musical performance of Armenian national songs. It is not only about geographical migration, but also about loss and longing for the homeland.

This performance was inspired by Heriqnaz Galstyan’s sculptural work, “Horovel”. The site-specific performance combines and erases the border between space, musician and dancer. At the end of the performance, Heriqnaz Galstyan’s artwork will be presented to the audience.

Sunday, June 17, 17:00 and 20:00
AGBU Armenia Gallery Space (2/2 Melik-Adamyan str.)

We kindly ask that guests arrive 15 minutes before the start of each viewing.

Free admission.

Friday, 15 June 2018

LECTURE ON THE PRACTICAL APPLICATION OF THE REFUGEE CONVENTION

  • June 15, 2018
  • 11:25

As part of the EU funded BRIDGE for CSOs program implemented by AGBU and EPF, we invite experts from the global Armenian diaspora to share their knowledge with local CSOs. It is within this framework that we are happy to announce a public lecture by Teni Shahiean on the practical application of the Refugee Convention.

Friday, June 15, at 16:00-18:00
AGBU Armenia Hall (2/2 Melik-Adamyan str.)

Register here to attend the lecture.

Thursday, 14 June 2018

FRENCH CLASSIC CINEMA

  • June 14, 2018
  • 11:26

As part of the second edition of the French Classic Cinema cycle, every first Thursday of each month will be presented a cult film in partnership with Alliance Française d'Arménie, AGBU Armenia, Institut Français, and AFG Film Club. See you on June 14th for “French Cancan”.

FRENCH CANCAN
(France, 1955, 102min)
Director: Jean Renoir,
Staring: Jean Gabin, Françoise Arnoul, Michel Piccoli, Édith Piaf.

Original version (French), English subtitles

Thursday, June 14, 2018, 7:00 p.m.
AGBU Armenia Hall (2/2 Melik-Adamyan St.)

Free admission.

“LA STRUCTURE EST POURRIE, CAMARADE” PANEL DISCUSSION

  • June 14, 2018
  • 11:25

Armenian General Benevolent Union cordially invites for a meeting and panel discussion on the behind the scenes and cultural criticism of "La Structure".

SPEAKERS
Viken Berberian - author
Garine Torossian - filmmaker
Anna K. Gargarian - curator
The event will be moderated by Roubina Margossian

Books will be available for purchase at the event, and a book-signing by the author will follow the discussion. The discussion language is English.

Thursday, June 14, 19:00
AGBU Armenia Gallery (2/2 Melik-Adamyan St.)

Free admission.

Thursday, 31 May 2018

“LA STRUCTURE EST POURRIE, CAMARADE” THE EXHIBITION

  • May 31, 2018
  • 15:13

AGBU Exhibitions invites you to the opening of the exhibition “La Structure est Pourrie, Camarade” (The Structure is Rotten, Comrade). The exhibit takes a look at the process, story, and symbolism of Viken Berberian’s recently published graphic novel, illustrated by Yann Kebbi. Explosive colors, unconventional graphic layout, and tragic humor have gained the novel critical acclaim by the French press like Le Monde, Beaux Arts, and France Culture as well as a special event last June at the Centre Pompidou in Paris.

Learn how Viken and Yann create this novel over the course of five-years and across multiple cities from Yerevan, to Paris, to Montreal, and Moscow. The exhibit features behind the scenes content, extracts from the novel, as well as a film short by Gariné Torossian.

Opening ceremony will take place:

Thursday, May 31, at 18:00
AGBU Ground Floor Gallery (2/2 Melik-Adamyan str.)

The exhibition will last till June 15, 2018.

Tuesday, 29 May 2018

"HOKIS" MUSICAL PERFORMANCE

  • May 29, 2018
  • 15:14

HOKIS is back on stage. Armenian General Benevolent Union and Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin's and AGBU's Nork Children's Center cordially invite you to HOKIS musical performance dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the First Armenian Republic.

Tuesday, May 29, 2018, at 19:30
G.Sundukyan National Academic Theater
(6 Grigor Lusavorich str.)

Wednesday, 16 May 2018

AN EVENING HONORING ALEPPO-ARMENIAN WRITER, SOCIAL AND CULTURAL FIGURE HAKOP MIKAYELIAN

  • May 16, 2018
  • 14:24

We are pleased to invite you to attaend an evening of honoring Aleppo-Armenian writer, cultural and public figure Hakop Mikayelian on the occasion of his 75th birthday and on the 60th anniversary of his social and literary life.

Wednesday, May 16, 19:00
AGBU Armenia ( 2/2 Melik-Adamyan str.)

Free entrance.

 

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