The generations follow him
On the 17th of September in the Painters Union of Gallery of NKR, opened the personal exhibition by the head of painting chair Lavrent Ghalayan.
The exhibition was devoted to the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, the 70th anniversary of Great Patriotic War, the 23th anniversary of NKR independence, included paintings, drawings and sculptures, where the Karabakh theme was dominant.
To the question who is the painter and what is his mission, L.Lalayan answered: “The artist is the transformer of his country, nation and state”.
The member of the Artists' Union of Armenia and Karabakh admits, that he approached carefully and with great responsibility, because it is devoted to the fatal events of Armenian people.
In 2008 L.Ghalayan received the title of Honoured Artist, in 2010 he was awarded "Vazgen Sargsyan" medals, in 2014 he got Artsakh State University "Gold Medal", and in 2015 on the occasion of 23th anniversary of NKR independence he was awarded the title of National Artist of NKR.
In the exhibition of artist-painter were present the president of NKR Bako Sahakyan, Parliament Speaker Ashot Ghulyan, ministers, politicians and public figures and the rector of ASU Manush Minasyan.