Ashot Baghdasaryan

Ashot Bagdasaryan was born in 1957 in (Yerevan, Armenia) 1976-1981 – Studied at Imperial Academy of St. Petersburg after Ilya Repin (St.Petersburg, Russia). Since 1983 – Member of the USSR Union of Artists Since 1990 – Member of Armenian Artists Centre Since 1991 – Member of the Artists’ Union of Armenia 1985-1994 – Professor of sculpture at the Academy of Fine Arts, Armenia 1995 – Member of the International Association of Artists (UNESCO) 2008 – Member of Hungary’s sculptor’s society 2008 – Member of Association of Hungarian creative artists.

EXHIBITION

  • 1978 Exhibition Young Artists Group Exhibition, Saint – Petersburg, Russia
  • 1981 Exhibition Ussr Academy Of Fine Arts ”Young Artists Of The Ussr” Group Exhibition, Moscow, Russia
  • 1984 Exhibition ”Sculpture 84” Group Exhibition, Moscow, Russia
  • 1984 ”The Art Of Armenia” Group Exhibition, Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1985 Exhibition ”Crossroads Of History” Group Exhibition, Yerevan, Armenia
  • 1985 ”Days Of Armenia Culture” Group Exhibition, Budapest, Hungary
  • 1986 ”Portrait” , Moscow, Russia
  • 1986 Exhibition ”Portrait” , Prague, Czech Republic
  • 1989 Exhibition ”Seven Armenian Artists” Group Exhibition, Tbilisi, Georgia
  • 1993 Exhibition In Congress ”Ararat” Academy , Paris, France
  • 1994 ”Winners Of The Dante Biennale” Group Exhibition, Yerevan, Armenia
  • 1996 Armenian Sculpture And Graphics Urania Group Exhibition, Berlin, Germany
  • 1997 ”Kultursymposion – M” Group Exhibition, Iserlohn, Germany
  • 1998 Exhibition Of Works By Armenian Artists Gallery Caribe Group Exhibition, San – Paulo, Brazil
  • 2001 Armenian Artists In Samara Group Exhibition, Samara, Russia
  • 2001 Dante In Armenia Yerevan Group Exhibition, Ravenna, Italy
  • 2001 ”Exhibition Dedicated To Armenia 1700 Years Of Christianity” Group Exhibition, Yerevan, Armenia
  • 2002 Exhibition In Artistic Salon , Moscow, Russia
  • 2002 Exhibition In ”Mountain Ararat” Group Exhibition, Yerevan, Armenia
  • 2004 Exhibition ”Kultursymposion M” Group Exhibition, Iserlohn, Germany
  • 2005 Exhibition ”Sakrale Kunst” , Iserlohn, Germany
  • 2005 Exhibition ”Sakrale Kunst” , Chorszow, Poland
  • 2005 Exhibition ”Kultursymposion M” Group Exhibition, Iserlohn, Germany
  • 2006 ”Kultursymposion M” Group Exhibition, Iserlohn, Germany
  • 2007 ”Kultursymposion M” Group Exhibition, Iserlohn, Germany
  • 2008 Exhibition ”Three Generations” Kievyan – 24 Group Exhibition, Yerevan, Armenia
  • 2009 Exhbition ”Peacemaker” Annual Central House Of Artists Group Exhibition, Moscow, Russia
  • 2009 Exhibition ”Premier” Gallery Duna Group Exhibition, Budapest, Hungary
  • 2010 ”Exhibitin Dedicated To The 95-Th Anniversary Of The Armenian Genocide” Group Exhibition, Yerevan, Armenia
  • 2010 Exhibition Lake Sevan Lake Inspiration Union Of Artistes Group Exhibition, Yerevan, Armenia
  • 2010 Trends In The Modern Sculpture Vízivárosi Gallery Group Exhibition, Budapest, Hungary
  • 2010 Exhibition In Museum Castell Dell’ovo Art Forum ”Armeni” , Naples, Italy
  • 2011 Exhibition ”Armeni” , Rome, Italy
  • 2011 Exhibition ”Armeni E Irpini” , Avellino, Italy
  • 2012 Exhibition Of Armenian Artist , Florence, Italy
  • 2012 Exhibition Of Armenian Artists , Scafati, Italy
  • 2014 Exhibition In ”Meridian Center” Gallery Group Exhibition, Yerevan, Armenia
  • 2016 Exhibition In Russian – Armenian Cultural Center ”Vernatun” Group Exhibition, Saint – Petersburg, Russia
  • 2017 Exhibition In ”Richard” Gallery Group Exhibition, Lyon, France
  • 2017 Exhibition In Museum Of Yerevan Municipality Group Exhibition, Yerevan, Armenia
  • 2017 Exhibition ”Artisti Armeni A Quartru Sant’ Elena” (Venice, Italy) Group Exhibition, Venice, Italy
  • 2017 ”Monstra D’arte Conteporanea Artisti Armeni Ad Arborea” At Ex – Gil Via Corso Italia – Arborea Group Exhibition, Sardinia, Italy
  • 2018 Xi. Salon International Des Artistes Armeniens Group Exhibition, Lyon, France
  • 2018 Exhibition In Central House Of Artists ”Exhibition Dedicated To 2800Th Anniversary Of The City Of Yerevan” Group Exhibition, Moscow, Russia
  • 2018 Exhibition In Armenian Museum Tapan ”Exhibition Dedicated To 2800Th Anniversary Of The City Of Yerevan” Group Exhibition, Moscow, Russia
  • 2018 Erevan Xvii. Sommet De La Francophonie Group Exhibition, Yerevan, Armenia
  • 2018 Le Centre Culturel Sahak – Mesrop Group Exhibition, Marseille, France
  • 2019 ”Hamazkayin Lucy Tutunjyan” Art Gallery Group Exhibition, Beirut, Lebanon
  • 2019 Exhibition In Museum Castell Dell’ovo ”Emozioni In Monstra” , Naples, Italy
  • 2019 Salons De Maison Blanche , Marseille, France

Awards

  • In 1992, he received the gold medal of the 10th international sculpture biennale dedicated to Dante’s “Divine Comedy”, Ravenna, Italy.
  • In 1996, he received the medal of the Pope of Rome, H.H. John Paul II, the gold medal of the 12th international sculpture biennale dedicated to Dante’s Divine Comedy, Ravenna, Italy.
  • In 1998, he was awarded the medal of The Best Participation of the 13th international sculpture biennale dedicated to Dante’s Divine Comedy, Ravenna, Italy.
  • In 2001, he received the award for “The Best Sculpture”, Armenia, Artists’ Union.
  • In 2010, the award for “The Best Sculpture ” at the World Congress of Armenians.
  • In 2018, “The Man of the year” of the Armenian-Russian Slavonic University, Yerevan, Armenia.
  • In 2022, the “Vahan Tekeyan” award, Armenia, Tekeyan Cultural Association, Yerevan, Armenia.

Works installed in public places

  • 1985 – “People’s Artist’s G.L. Manvelyan’s portrait”, Artashat A. Kharazyan Theatre, bronze.
  • 1986 – “Offspring”, Yerevan Botanical Garden.
  • 1999 – 9 portraits of the founders of Yerevan State Medical University on the University premises.
  • 2003 – “Sculptor Sargis Baghdasaryan’s memorial plaque.”.
  • 2005 – “Doctor S.L.Yolyan”, Yerevan Cardiology Hospital.
  • 2019 – Karabakh People, bas-relief, Cleveland, the USA.
  • 2019 – Monument to Martyrs of Arad, Veszprem, Hungary.

Works in museum collections

  • National Gallery of Armenia, Yerevan, Armenia.
  • Tretyakov State Gallery, Moscow, Russia.
  • Fine Art Academy of Russia, Moscow, Russia.
  • Collection of the Ministry of Culture of Armenia, Yerevan, Armenia.
  • Collection of the Ministry of Culture of Russia, Moscow, Russia.
  • Dante Centre, Ravenna, Italy.

The Sculptor’s works  are kept in private collections all over the world.