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Time: September 27, 2012 from 4pm to 6pm
Location: John Lyman Center for the Performing Arts, Lobby Gallery
Street: 501 Crescent St.
City/Town: New Haven
Website or Map: https://www.southernct.edu/ev…
Phone: (203) 392-6589
Event Type: art, exhibit, opening, reception
Organized By: Office of Public Affairs
Latest Activity: Sep 27, 2012
An exhibition of artwork by 13 artists of Armenian descent entitled This I Believe: Art As a Salute to Excellence. The exhibition is in recognition of the inauguration of Mary A. Papazian, Ph.D., as the 11th president of Southern Connecticut State University. Papazian is the first American Armenian woman to serve as president of an American college or university.
Curated by Vicki Shoghag Hovanessian, the exhibit features the work of Ashod Bayandour, Arshile Gorky, Sarkis Hamalbashian, Hamlet Hovsepian, Gayane Katchadourian, Vasken Kalayjian, Reuben Nakian, Vahan Rumelian, Ararat Sarkissian, Arthur Sarkissian, Shanoor, Kegham Tazian, and Paul Zenian.
The opening reception is Sept. 27 from 4-6 p.m. The exhibit, which opened Aug. 29, runs through Oct. 21.