East-West Residency

A creative residency in Brussels for
exceptional artists from Armenia.
Meet the 2019 East-West residents!
Welcome the 2019 East-West Residents
These two innovative artists headed
to the Villa Empain in Brussels for a
one-month creative residency.


Ruben Malayan is a visual artist, art director, and calligrapher. His works have been published in Europe, US, and Israel. 


Vigen Galstyan is an art historian, visual artist, and curator. He works between Armenia 

and Australia. 

The East-West Residency is a partnership of Creative Armenia, the Boghossian Foundation, and Armenia's Ministry of Culture, which came up together to support Armenian artists and propel their voices to the international stages. 

A partnership between Armenia and Europe.