April 4, 2018
Blood diamonds. Censorship battles. The role of lawyers behind the scenes. Ethics, shmethics, and sexual assault.
March 9, 2018
Brief Encounter, directed by David Lean, begins with a comedic scene and ends with a tragic one. This would not be interesting, except that the scenes are exactly the same.
February 27, 2018
Christopher Atamian is a writer, filmmaker, poet, and contributor to this magazine. We asked him a few questions about this unusual work and its background.
February 16, 2018
Alpha Lighting System, Mariam Petrosian share Serj Tankian's $5,000 prize
January 31, 2018
Cannes-winning director Serge Avedikian has chosen his perfect scene from The Seasons (1972) by Artavazd Peleshyan. We asked the prominent director to take us through the scene.
January 23, 2018
Bear hunting is no more a means of livelihood. But how is it reflected in the Armenian and American cultures?
January 9, 2018
Did your debut novel get a bad review? Was your first film a flop? We have just the medicine for you.
December 26, 2017
And a few other ethnic sightings, just in time for the holidays.
December 12, 2017
We recently hosted a masterclass with the Oscar-winning filmmaker of Hotel Rwanda and The Promise. These are 19 takeaways.
December 5, 2017
Two directors take on agony and ecstasy – but it's often impossible to tell the difference between them.
March 29, 2018
If you didn’t follow the arts news this month, Creative Armenia is here to tell you about the most interesting cultural happenings in March.
March 6, 2018
The acclaimed Dutch filmmaker Jos Stelling talks about his “perfect scene.” But then aren’t all scenes perfect in Federico Fellini’s 1973 film Amarcord?
February 20, 2018
The co-winner of Serj Tankian’s 7 Notes music challenge Mariam Petrosian talks about her winning composition, main influences, and future plans.
February 7, 2018
The new platform features 500 songs, including the Top 100 submissions to his $5,000 music challenge. The announcement of the winner is forthcoming.
January 30, 2018
The first month of the new year was filled with cultural events. Here are some of them that might have escaped your attention.
January 18, 2018
How do we get from legendary filmmaker Alfred Hitchcock to Armenian pop star Sirusho in 7 stops? Watch the video or follow the train by text below.
January 4, 2018
Christmas is everywhere. But depending on which side of the Iron Curtain you grew up on, you'd be watching very different movies.
December 21, 2017
Sometimes we find moments when there isn't one. Leonardo da Vinci would know. For hundreds of years, we’ve been scavenging his famous fresco for secrets.
December 11, 2017
Creative Armenia’s innovative anthology showcases powerful visions by filmmakers Vahe Terteryan, Anna Maria Mouradian, Aram Shahbazyan, Asier Urbieta, and Andoni di Carlos.
November 30, 2017
This is a painting about an apostle and his muse. But the devil hides in the details.
March 19, 2018
Oscar-winning actress Mira Sorvino receives the Promise Institute Award for Contribution to Human Rights through the Arts.
February 28, 2018
Want to catch up with the culture? Creative Armenia has selected the most interesting things in the field of arts happened in February.
In their interview to Creative Armenia, Alpha Lighting System, co-winners of the 7 Notes music challenge, explains the title of their song, their extraordinary style, and future ambitions.
February 6, 2018
Louis Armstrong has done it. Family Guy has done it. And Al Pacino has done it – twice.
January 25, 2018
They say art reflects the world as we know it. They're wrong.
January 16, 2018
What is the perfect scene for the powerful Mexican director Arturo Ripstein? It's the conversation between the Sheriff and the Driver in John Ford’s classic Stagecoach (1939). Ripstein explains his choice.
December 28, 2017
Want to be the cultured one at your holiday party? We've selected the most interesting things in the field of arts happened in December.
December 19, 2017
Why these two Christmas “villains” were actually prophets of our time
December 7, 2017
What is the most important moment in a young boy's life? William Saroyan didn't need a thousand words to paint it. He captured it in a single sentence.
November 29, 2017
System of a Down frontman will lead a world-renowned jury for his 7 Notes music challenge – deadline December 15.