Events

Nov 02

The Sound of Stone, Armenia! Exhibit

  |   New York, NY   |   Event Details

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:
1000 5th Ave
New York, NY 10128
United States
Cost: $$50 (includes museum admission during open hours)

Nov 03

London Gala with Henrikh Mkhitaryan

  |   London   |   Event Details

Hosted by Joseph and Jenny Oughourlian, to benefit the TUMOxAGBU Centers in Armenia

Date: Nov 03 Venue: Address:
London
United Kingdom

Nov 03

Satamian Theatre Group performs The Liar by Carlo Goldoni

  |     |   Event Details

November 3 & 4

November 10 and 11

Date: Nov 03

Nov 03

Symposium – Armenia! Exhibit

  |   New York   |   Event Details
Armenia!: A Symposium Honoring the First Scholars of Armenian Art in America

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

#MetArmenia #MetSpeaks 

The symposium is made possible by The Armenian Center at Columbia University.

 
Start: Nov 03 10:30 am End: Nov 03 5:00 pm Venue: Metropolitan Museum of Art Address:
New York
United States

Nov 05

Armistice & Independence: A Centennial Celebration

  |   New York, NY   |   Event Details

Rose of the Compass with The Cathedral Choir

Start: Nov 05 7:30 pm End: Nov 05 7:30 pm Venue: St. John the Divine Address:
New York, NY
United States

Nov 11

‘Musical Landscapes from Armenia’ AGBU Sofia Concert

  |   Sofia   |   Event Details

AGBU Sofia Chamber Orchestra led by Levon Manukyan with special guest Haig Yazdjian on oud. 

Start: Nov 11 5:00 pm End: Nov 11 5:00 pm Venue: Address:
94 Evlogi Georgiev Blvd
Sofia
Bulgaria
Cost: $free

Nov 13

Presentation of the French study guide of The Promise

  |   Yerevan   |   Event Details
Date: Nov 13 Venue: City Hall Woluwe St Pierre Address:
Yerevan
Armenia
Cost: $Free

Nov 14

“Forced into Genocide” A Book Presentation by Adrienne G. Alexanian

  |   Ville St. Laurent, Quebec   |   Event Details

Start: Nov 14 7:30 pm End: Nov 14 10:30 pm Venue: Alex Manoogian Center Address:
805, rue Manoogian
Ville St. Laurent, Quebec H4N 1Z5
Canada
Cost: $Free

Nov 16

Armenians in Film at Lincoln Center

  |   New York, NY   |   Event Details

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:
144 W 65th Street
New York, NY 10023
United States
Cost: $$30

Nov 25

Annual Bazaar Food Fair

  |   Toronto   |   Event Details
Start: Nov 25 12:00 pm End: Nov 25 5:00 pm Venue: Babayan Auditorium Address:
Toronto
Canada
Cost: $Free

Nov 29

AGBU NYSEC presents a Private Tour of the Whitney Museum: Andy Warhol – from A to B and Back Again

      |   New York   |   Event Details

    Start: Nov 29 12:15 pm End: Nov 29 4:00 pm Venue: Whitney Museum of American Art Address:
    99 Gansevoort Street
    New York 10014
    United States
    Cost: $$100

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