8 PERSONS RECEIVE 2009 PRESIDENT’S AWARD IN PERFORMING ARTS, CINEMA AND PAINTING
April 12, 2010 – 12:21 AMT 07:21 GMT
On April 10, 2010, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan signed a decree
on establishment of RA President’s Youth Award in performing arts,
cinema and painting.
Gurgen Baveyan (baritone) was awarded in the nomination for singing,
Eduard Nersisyan (saxophone), Sona Barseghyan (piano), Petros Simidyan
(piano) in the nomination for instrumental performance. Ovsanna
Shekoyan was awarded for a series of paintings titled School, Vahagn
Ghukasyan for a series of paintings titled Idea and Bagrat Balabekyan
for creative search in fine arts and literature. Aram Pachyan (Sevak
Tamamyan) was given President’s Award for his series of short stories.