The Cafesjian Center for the Arts, in partnership with the Armenian Cultural Ministry, co-organized the three-day Book Festival, to be held in the Center within the framework of Yerevan – World Book Capital 2012 and the 500th Anniversary of Armenian Printing. Press service of the Cafesjian Center for the Arts informs about this.
In keeping with its mission by supporting such an important initiative, the Cafesjian Center for the Arts continues its efforts to present the best aspects of world and Armenian culture, which, in this case is the Book.
“We invite everyone to the Cafesjian Center for the Arts, to participate in the upcoming events and enjoy with pride and delight, Yerevan – World Book Capital 2012 and the 500th Anniversary of Armenian Printing”, said Vahagn Marabyan, the Acting Executive Director of the Center.
Along with hosting the Book Expo on April 22-23, the Center will also welcome visitors by granting free admission to its exhibition galleries and diverse related educational programs. The schedule of events is available online at http://armbookexpo.com/pdf/mapARM.pdf
The Cafesjian Center for the Arts (CCA) is dedicated to bringing the best of contemporary art to Armenia and presenting the best of Armenian culture to the world. Inspired by the vision of its founder, Mr. Gerard L. Cafesjian, the Center offers a wide variety of exhibitions, derived from Mr. Cafesjian’s own extensive collection of contemporary art. Having celebrated its grand opening in November 2009, CCA continues to exhibit unique works of modern art and offers a diverse program of visiting lecturers, films, concerts, and numerous educational initiatives for children and adults.