Renowned Armenian artist Hagop Hagopian dies at 89

Renowned Armenian artist Hagop Hagopian dies at 89

PanARMENIAN.Net - Renowned Armenian artist Hagop Hagopian died Friday, March 8 at the age of 89.

Chairman of the Armenian Artists’ Union Karen Aghamyan confirmed the death, saying that Hagopian died of a heart attack at a hospital.

Hagopian was born in Egypt, attended the Institute of Fine Arts in Cairo and then was granted scholarship to attend Académie de la Grande Chaumière in Paris. He also studied at the studio of renowned painter Andre L’hote during his stay in Paris. Later, with his family, he moved and settled in Armenia.

 Top stories
The free gig saw West perform six of his biggest hits, including 'Stronger', 'Power', 'All Of The Lights' and 'Jesus Walks'.
The independently released album features Baboian’s original compositions and arrangements for trio and quintet.
Other Armenian artists due to perform during Midem include the State Youth Orchestra of Armenia, conducted by Sergey Smbatyan.
“1915” will open in select theaters across Southern California on April 17, in New York City on April 22, and in Yerevan on April 25.
Partner news