Jora Hayrapetyan
Jora

1946 – Born in Hoktemberian, Armenia.
1968 – Graduated from the State Yerevan Fine Art College after P. Terlemezyan.
1975 – Graduated from the State Yerevan Fine Art and Theater Institute.
Since 1983 – Took part in Republican and International Exhibitions.
Since 1983 – Member of the USSR Artists’ Union.
Jora Hayraoetyan’s paintings are kept in the many private art collections and museums throughout Armenia, Russia, USA, Canada, Syria, Lebanon and the UAE.
Since 1995 – Full time faculty member at the State Academy of Fine Art as a painting teacher.
Since 2010 – Professor at the State Academy of Fine Art.

Selected Exhibitions:

2001 – “Dante and Armenia” – Exhibition in Ravenna, Italy.
2008 – “Armenian Painters in Moscow”.
2012- “Armenian Painters in Moscow”.
2011- Exhibition at the Art Gallery of the State Fine Art Academy.

PAINTING OF THE WEEK

Artist: Jora Hayrapetyan
Title: "Behind the Scenes"
Medium: Oil on Canvas
Size: 60x70cm