Exhibition: Kyiv hosts exhibition entitled “Armenian icons of Ukraine”

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Kyiv hosts exhibition entitled “Armenian icons of Ukraine”

23:41, 13.06.2017

The brightest pages of the Ukrainian-Armenian history have been exhibited in the House of Architect of Kyiv within the framework of the exhibition entitled “Armenian icons of Ukraine.”

The Committee on Historical and Cultural Heritage of the Union of Armenians of Ukraine told AnalitikaUA.net that the work aimed at creating the exhibition lasted over seven months. The exposition includes reproductions of over two dozens of legendary icons from different Armenian cathedrals of Ukraine. The worshipped and crowned icons about which legends had been made up for centuries, have for the first time been demonstrated to a wide public.   

The presentation was made by famous Ukrainian historian, Chairman of the Committee on Historical and Cultural Heritage of the Union of Armenians of Ukraine, Davit Davtyan.

The exhibition was attended by the representatives of the Armenian and Ukrainian clergy, Armenian Embassy in Ukraine, as well as renowned scientists, public and political figures, diplomats, etc. 

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