Leisure

A handful of Armenia in Brazil
Little Armenias takes us to Brazil, visiting the Armenian Apostolic Church of St. George and the Armenian Catholic Church of São Paulo. https...
First Armenian Film Preserved in New York’s Museum of Modern Art
The newly printed 35 mm copies of the restored three short films by prominent filmmaker Sergei Parajanov – “Hakob Hovnatanyan” (Armenia, 1967),...
Gagarin: A New Visionary Valley of Eden in Armenia
MVRDV has announced its plans to transform an existing valley in Armenia into a base for sustainable agriculture and ecotourism. Gagarin valley i...
Armenia to host inaugural Extraordinary Travel Festival
The Extraordinary Travel Festival will take place, in Yerevan, from October 14-16, 2022. Award-winning travel photographer, blogger, and filmmaker Ri...
Four Children: New Genocide Play In Kansas
Despite the challenges of Covid-19, Kansas City Actors Theater is pressing on with its play, Four Children. Based around eye-witness accounts of ...
Musk Factor: Armenian Comedy Series Slated For Release In Summer 2022
The shooting of the Musk Factor comedy series about the future is under way in Armenia. What if business tycoon Elon Musk colonizes Mars? What awa...
Armenia Wine Wins Gold At MUNDUS VINI 2021
Founded 20 years ago in Germany, the world-famous Grand International Wine Award is considered one of the largest and most influential wine competit...
Fortress: Shooting of A New Film Co-Produced By Armenia Kicks Off In Sicily
The shooting of the full-length feature film Fortress directed by Jessica Woodworth has started in Sicily, Italy. The film is a co-production betwe...
56 Armenian Athletes To Compete At Inaugural CIS Games
56 Armenian athletes competing in 11 sport types will travel to Kazan, Russia to participate in the inaugural edition of the Games of the Commo...
Picsart Is Tech’s Newest Unicorn 
Growing up in Soviet Armenia in the early 1980, Hovhannes Avoyan dreamed of going to the state-run art school, but he failed the exam.Rejected, he ...
Armenia’s Artur Davtyan: ‘The Landings Basically Decided Everything’
Artur Davtyan became independent Armenia’s first Olympic gymnastics medalist when he placed third on vault, but he admits gold would have been ...
Forbes España lists Armenia among seven impressive destinations to visit
Forbes España has included Armenia in its list of seven impressive destinations that can be visited despite Covid-19, after a forced abstinence ...
In tragedy, humor and comedy help me find balance in life, Vahe Berberian
Vahe Berberian, in conversation with Lara Tcholakian, reflects on the meaning that his memories of the Armenian Genocide stories have had on him ...
Tiny Armenia is surprisingly good according to The Travel
Armenia is quite a fascinating place and from its culture to its food, there’s something to love about this small country. “It is one of the ...
Vaghinak Ghazaryan wins 3rd prize in World Press Photo contest, with a photograph of a sleeping Armenian serviceman
Earlier this week, World Press Photo announced its 3rd place winner of the Contemporary Issues singles category of their 2021 Photo Contest goes ...