Preservation of a 20th-Century Hakob Hakobyan Mural in Gyumri

This project, which continues work begun under a previous AFCP grant, involves the conservation and display of the mural in a public space in Gyumri. [Photo credit: Project organizer]

This mural by 20th-century Armenian painter Hakob Hakobyan is one of the last surviving works of public art depicting the lives and customs of rural Armenians.

Project Details

Location: Gyumri, Armenia, Central Asia, Asia Organiser(s): Minas Avetisyan Cultural Foundation Funder(s): U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Funding received: $83,585 (USD) Commencement Date: 09/2015 Project Status: Completed
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