Conceived by Kevork Mourad
Vache Sharafyan, piano and composition
Gevorg Dabaghyan, duduk
Jeff Zeigler, cello
Shane Shanahan, percussion
Zulal, vocals: Teni Apelian, Yeraz Markarian, and Anaïs Tekerian
“The Sound of Stone” refers to Karahunj, “the Armenian Stonehenge.” Syrian-Armenian visual artist Kevork Mourad illuminates the journey of the Armenian people from the fifth century onward with a multimedia work featuring his own live drawings and a new composition by the the esteemed Armenian composer and pianist Vache Sharafyan.
Inspired by the exhibition Armenia! on view at The Met Fifth Avenue September 22, 2018–January 13, 2019.
Tickets include same-day Museum admission.
This program is made possible by the Armenian General Benevolent Union.
Enjoy a pre-performance drink in The Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium. Wine, prosecco, and water will be available for purchase. Doors will open approximately one hour prior to the event.Start: Nov 02 7:00 pm End: Nov 02 10:00 pm Venue: Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium Address:
November 3 & 4
November 10 and 11Date: Nov 03
This event will be live streamed on The Met’s Facebook page: Facebook.com/MetMuseum.
Explore works of art that demonstrate Armenia’s impact on international trade during the Middle Ages as contemporary scholars discuss monuments, manuscripts, paintings, and other works from Armenia and beyond. This daylong symposium begins with a tribute to the scholars who led the way in the study of Armenian art in America in the second half of the 20th century: Sirarpie Der Nersessian, Nina Garsöian, Richard Hovannisian, and Thomas F. Mathews. It is developed in collaboration with The Armenian Center at Columbia University.
Check back for the full schedule of events.
This event is free with Museum admission and will be held in The Grace Rainey Rodgers Auditorium. Enter through the main entrance at 82nd Street and Fifth Avenue. Present your Eventbrite confirmation at the door to the auditorium.
Advance registration is required.
Register here: https://met.org/2QuODzI
The symposium is made possible by The Armenian Center at Columbia University.
Rose of the Compass with The Cathedral ChoirStart: Nov 05 7:30 pm End: Nov 05 7:30 pm Venue: St. John the Divine Address:
Start: Nov 14 7:30 pm End: Nov 14 10:30 pm Venue: Alex Manoogian Center Address:
The fourth annual “Armenians in Film at Lincoln Center: 6 Short Films by Armenian Filmmakers”. Doors open at 6:30pm, and screening will begin promptly at 7:00pm.
Snow (USA) – Directed by Nina Kotyantz, featuring Ara Woland
Getting Fat in a Healthy Way (Bulgaria) – Directedy by Kevork Aslanyan
Antouni (USA) – Directed by Alik Barsoumian
Taniel (UK) – Directed by Garo Berberian
Bad Girl (France) – Directed by Arnaud Khayadjanian
The Piano (France) – Directed by Levon Minasian
A Q&A Session will follow the screening.
Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/338847123353681/Start: Nov 16 6:30 pm End: Nov 16 9:00 pm Venue: Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center at the Film Society of Lincoln Center Address:
Start: Nov 29 12:15 pm End: Nov 29 4:00 pm Venue: Whitney Museum of American Art Address: