1958    Born in Yerevan, Armenia

1973 – 1975   Art School, The Central Home of Architects, Yerevan, Armenia

1975 – 1980   Yerevan State University of Architecture and Construction, Yerevan, Armenia


Group Exhibitions


2015    “1915”, group show, Garboushian Gallery, Beverly Hills, USA

2014   19 annual LA Art Show, works from series “TransRomance”, Coagula Curatorial Gallery, Los Angeles, USA

2013  “Overload”, group show, Garboushian Gallery, Beverly Hills, USA

2013  “The New Testosterone”, 3 person show, Coagula Curatorial Gallery, Los Angeles, USA

2012   Map Blanket and  Performance “Open Censorship”, International Contemporary Art Festival “Land and Technology” organized by “Shushi Art Project” from Los Angeles , Shushi, Karabakh

2012   “In Search For Paradise”, Centro Arti Visive “Pescheria” collaboration with Antikyan Gallery, Pesaro, Italy

2012   Group Show, Bruce Lurie Gallery, West Hollywood, CA

2012   17 annual LA ART SHOW, Mooradian Gallery, Los Angeles, USA

2011    25th Anniversary of La Luz De Jesus Gallery. Los Angeles, USA

2011   “Independence”, Alternative Contemporary Art show , Freedom Square,Yerevan, Armenia

2011   “Mysterious Objects”, portraits of Joan Quinn, Santa Ana Art College, California, USA

2011   Group Show , Museum Carcere Borbonico,  Avelino, Italy

2010   Group Show “Armeni”,  Castel del Ovo Museum, Napoli, Italy

2009  “Knights and Hunters”  Black Maria Gallery, Los Angeles, USA

2009   Aqua Art Miami 2009,  Black Maria Gallery, Miami, USA

2009   LA Digital , Juried Show (curator  Rita Gonzales , LACMA), Los Angeles, USA

2009   “Everything But The Kitchen Sync” , La Luz De Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, USA

2008   3 Person Show, La Luz De Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, USA

2007  “Bound & Gagged”, group show of Prison Art from former USSR and from Los    Angeles prisons and 15 international artists. Black Maria Gallery, Los Angeles.

2007   Juried Group Show, Avenue 50 Studio, Los Angeles, CA

2007  “Deeeeesire”  Gatoo Galleries,California State University, Long Beach, USA

2006    “PMS Revolution”, Black Maria Gallery, Los Angeles, USA

2006  “Hot: Images That Sizzle” APG Gallery, Atlanta, USA

2006    Gallery Bremen, Berlin, Germany

2005  “Macho Bullshit” Black Maria Gallery, Los Angeles, USA

2005  “Over the Age” APG Gallery, Atlanta, USA

2004   “Arrival” Articultural Gallery, Los Angeles, USA

2003    Hunter Times Square Gallery, New York

2002    Exhibition of Armenian Artists: Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art, Tehran, Iran

2001  Arte Domus Gallery, Kortrijk, Belgium

1998    “At the Brink of 21st century” Museum of Contemporary Art , Yerevan, Armenia


Personal Exhibitions


2015   “Enter Through the Smoke Shop” Personal and Political protest signs, Yerevan, Armenia.

2011   Mixed media project “BODY: Ghost Phallus”, Bleicher Gallery Project Space, Los Angeles, USA

2004   Series “Victuals” and “Grotesque Reality”, Articultural Gallery, Los Angeles USA

2003   Series “Grotesque Reality”, Harvest Gallery, Glendale, California, USA

2002   New body of work from series “Grotesque Reality”Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont State, USA


2005-2009   His paintings are displayed in Black Maria Gallery (Los Angeles, USA),