Arthur Sarkissian

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BIOGRAPHY 
1960 Born in Gyumri, Armenia. Lives in Yerevan, Armenia. 
1977 School of Fine Arts,Gyumri,Armenia. 
1989 Armenian Pedagogical University. Drawing.

PERSONAL EXHIBITIONS
2013 "Retrospective works from 2010-2013" Dalan Art Gallery. Yerevan, Armenia.
2012 "Retrospective" Artology 101 Gallery . Los Angeles.
2010 "Between The Images 3" Artology 101 Gallery . Los Angeles.
2010 "Between The Images 2" 1927 Gallery. Los Angeles. CA

2009 "Between The Images" One Gallery. Yerevan,Armenia
2008 Modern Art Museum of Armenia
2006 First Floor Gallery. Yerevan, Armenia
2003 "MIND GAMES", First Floor Gallery. Yerevan, Armenia
1994 Bossen Cultural Center. Saarbrucken, Germany
1998 JNR Gallery. Yerevan, Armenia

JOINT EXHIBITIONS

2013 - Dalan Art Gallery " New Local Art"
2013 - Saatchi Gallery in Hyatt Regency "Burning Bright", London , UK -
Curated by Rebecca Willson (Director at Saatchi Gallery London)
2011 - Dalan Art Gallery 26 Contemporary Artists "Curator Arthur Sarkissian"
2011 - "Art Cube Gallery" Group Exhibition Laguna Beach, California USA
2010 - "OPTIMIZM, Armenian New Art" Artists Union, Yerevan, Armenia
2010 - "Colors of Armenia Exhibition" Marseille, France
2010 -"Colors of Armenia Exhibition" Yerevan, Armenia
2009 -"The Way It Is" group exhibition in ACCEA.
2009 -"Transitional Hypotheses" group exhibiton of Armenian-Japanese artists, ACCEA.
2008 - Undercurrent Shifts . Curated by Sonia Balassanian & David Kareyan
2007 - “Armenian Contemporary Art” Paris, France
2007 - “5 Armenian Artists”, Marcel, France
2007 - "Armenian Landscapes in Contemporary Art", Schweizerland
2006 - “Armenian Style” Akanat Gallery, Yerevan, Armenia
2006 - “Art Without Borders” Havana Gallery, Oldenburg, Germany
2005 - Marie Pargas Art Gallery, USA
2005 - The Collection Of Viken Makhyan, AGBU Pasadena Center, USA
2005 - “Oil On Canvas” Academy gallery, Yerevan, Armenia
2005 - “Photo Plus” ACCEA , Yerevan, Armenia
2004 - “The Dynamics Of Abstract Art In Armenia” Akanat gallery, Yerevan, Armenia
2004 - “Ackademy gallery” Festival of gallery’s, Yerevan.
2002 - 2003- William J. Bachman Gallery Beyond Icons Contemporary art in Armenia 
2001 - National Gallery of Armenia Exhibition devoted to the 1700 anniversary of Christianity in Armenia.
1999 - "Windows to Armenia” Fourth Presbyterian Church, Chicago, Illinois, US
1999 - "With Many Voices", Fourth Presbyterian Church, Chicago, Illinois, US 
1998 - "Inscription: Post-Factum", ACCEA, Yerevan, Armenia 
1997 - "Dreams & Visions", Westin Hotel, Chicago, Illinois, USA 
1996 - "Armenian Money Mark", TAAK Gallery, Yerevan, Armenia 
1995 - "Contemporary Art of Armenia"…80-95”Central House of Artist, Moscow, Russia 
1992 - "Armenian Post-Modernism", Moscow, Russia
1992 - " Contemporary Armenian Artists", Gallery Vision, Kassel, Germany 
1991 - "Contemporary Art From Armenia", London, UK
1991 - " New Academy Gallery", London, UK 
1991 - " New Tendencies in Art", Goyak Gallery, Yerevan, Armenia 
1989 - "Art of the USSR: The Past 50 Years", Madrid, Spain Catalogues 

AUCTIONS
Latest Auctuons


CHRISTIE’S Auction, London : 2012-(8 King Street, St. James's, LONDON)
Image Stripes 2010
Charity Auction of Contemporary Armenian Art

Koller Auktionen Zürich: 2009
Schweizer Kunst, moderne Kunst, moderne Graphik und zeitgenössische Kunst
Evening in the museum
mixed media on canvas

37.4 x 68.9 in. / 95 x 175 cm..<2005>
Three colour stains
mixed media on canvas
39.4 x 31.5 in. / 100 x 80 cm.<2005-2006>

CATALOGUES

Catalogue Retrospective "Arthur Sarkissian 2013" (Converse Bank)
National Gallery Of Armenia 2010
Colours of Armenia, Marseille, Paris
2010 Arthur Sarkissian - Artology 101 Gallry, Los Angeles
2007 Art contemporain d'Armenie. Paris
2007 5 Artistes Armeniens. Marseille, France
2007 Armenian Landscapes in Contemporary Art. Zurich
2006 Caroline Tufenkian presents Arthur Sarkissian
2006 Henrik Igityan Armenian palette new generation
2005 Galleria D’Arte Renessans Rinascimento
2003 Hidden Gallery Artbridge
2001 Vicki Hovanessian Contemporary Art presents Arthur Sarkissian
1995 Armenian Contemporary Art in 80-95. Moscow, Russia
1994 Armenian Contemporary Art. International Armenian Assemble. Moscow, Russia 
1992 Armenian Contemporary Artists. Kassel, Germany
1990 USSR Art in Recent 50 years. Madrid, Spain

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS 
Modern Art Museum of Armenia.
National Gallery Of Armenia.
Cultural Fund of USSR and the Republic of Armenia Ministry of Culture.
Collection of The Civilitas Foundation.

Various private collections in Armenia, USA, German, France, Holland, Russia, Switzerland, Italy, etc.