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Ervand Kochar Museum
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Artist and sculptor Ervand Kochar’s (1899-1979) heritage is one of the most interesting phenomena of the 20th century Modern Art.

In Paris (1923-1936) he created works which placed his name among the greatest – those who determined the progress of the European and the world Avant-Gardes. Kochar is the founder of Painting in Space or “Peinture dans L’espace” – a new plastic expression including time as the fourth dimension. European art critics considered Kochar one of those “pioneers who had transformed our perceptions about art in a few years and overturned the world….”

LATEST NEWS

  • At  ArtMonaco’12  (5-8 April 2012), sponsored by Monaco’s royal family and highly rated in the international art business, Kochar’s newfound  Painting in Space ”First Sin” (1927) won the Grand Prix in the Baroque Nomination as a piece of art which ha...

  • In the frames of the events dedicated to the 500th anniversary of Armenian typography “The Diaspora Of The Armenian Book” exhibition was held on June 12, 2012 in in the exhibition hall of the Special Collection of the University of Amsterdam. W...

  • Museum Night 2013. During “Museum Night 2013. ” event  was the Virtual guide – tour  presentation of  Ervand Kochar’s monument ” Eagle of Zvartnots “, carried out by the  “Lokator”  firm. At  the museum hall of the one h...

  • Under the  performances of  “Van” folk ensemble wreaths and flowers were laid at Ervand  Kochar’s tomb. Dance  and  choir performances are continued  near the statue of  “David of Sasun”,  then,   in the  museum. Especia...