“Exchange of Painters” project participants will visit art colleges and popular art exhibitions in Armenia and Turkey. During those visits discussions will be held on the trends and issues of contemporary art and the environment both in Armenia and Turkey.
Each exchange visit will last eight days.
The paintings produced during the outdoor studio-events will be placed in a 2015 calendar.
A group of five participants (a mentor and four young painters/students) from each country will be selected through an open call, based on submitted applications.
Applications must be submitted by July 25, 2014.
Exchange of Painters project takes place within the framework of the programme Support to the Armenia-Turkey Normalisation Process funded by the European Union
Talk show with Aron Aji, Director of MFA in Literary Translation Program at the University of Iowa (USA) and the president of the American Literary Translators Association (ALTA). The talk is about literary translation, creativity of translation and its peculiarities, as well as Armenia-Turkey joint literary translation initiatives.