Exotic, Colourful and Passionate - a Taste of The Velvet Revolution Invading Switzerland
Armenia's Velvet Revolution 2018 (launched by Nikhol Pashinyan) brought a wave of public attention to the small and often underestimated country Hayastan, located in the Caucasus. This big event amazed many with it's peaceful, creative and cheerful actions.
The successful revolution has brought new hope not only to young people in Armenia, but also to the large population living in Diaspora.
Armenian Artists Network Switzerland, founded by Michal Leah Poladian, is organising a special 3 day Art Experience, riding on the wave of the Velvet revolution, opening a window to a complex and soulful nation .
1.Armenian Art Experience Switzerland has a sensitive but powerful vision. Like an Armenian rug, the Festival connects different artists & art forms, generations, cultural and political backgrounds and purposely creates space for new and positive encounters.
The event engages in building new bridges between diaspora and hayastan Armenians and create more awareness for each other regarding cultural differences .
The 3 day Festival will host concerts, dance galas and art performances, art exposition, fashion show, pop-up market with designs and handcrafts, dance &singing workshops, homemade food, lectures and interactive activities.
Join this special event hosted by international artists: Collectif medz Bazar, Emirisian, Trans Classical Dance Company, Alina Babayan, Michal Leah Poladian & Roubina Meguerditchian; fashion show curated by HAY-HAY Concept Store; Art exhibition prepared by Maral Der Boghossian, Gulène Torossian; handcrafts /ceramics Vic Lepejian, Jewelry Arlin, Life Cartoons by Agnes Avayan and others.
Symposium " From Trauma to Dignity " : Armine Gmyur-Karapetyan & Miriam Victory Spiegel
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Tickets /Booking link :https://eventfrog.ch/armenianartexperience2019