Ten Years with High Art...

Ten Years with High Art...

The Fund for Cultural Education Support celebrates its tenth anniversary. Ten years ago, in 2008, the Fund was established due to the efforts of a group of cultural personalities.

The idea of ​​creating a new diversified organization was required of time. On one hand, it was an awareness of the importance of preserving the cultural traditions in the post-Soviet period, and, on the other hand, it was necessity to introduce the new modern trends in the cultural educational system of the country.

The Foundation was headed by Nelli Martirosyan-Sargsyan, an excellent educator and an active cultural figure with many years of experience as a head of elementary music school. She managed to create an excellent team of like-minded musicians. 11 members of the administration, as well as 35 methodologists and teachers in Yerevan and throughout the regions successfully work within the framework of the Fund. Currently, the Fund implements its projects and target programs in 33 basic schools of Yerevan and all Armenian provinces. These activities include master classes from leading teachers in Armenia and abroad for students of music or art schools, as well as advanced training courses for teachers of regional educational institutions, publication of educational and methodical literature, provision of musical instruments to the best students, and organization of a wide variety of events - from concerts to festivals...

The tenth anniversary was an excellent opportunity to summarize results of the activities of this unique and highly demanded Fund by means of organizing a concert evening. The festive concert took place in the premised of Komitas Chamber Music House - with an exhibition of young painters in the lobby, performances of young performing musicians from all regions, as well as the screening of Karen Kocharyan’s documentary film “Ten Years with High Art”, prepared specially for the occasion of the ten-year activities of the Fund.

Guests could feel the atmosphere of a family holiday throughout the hall - meetings friends, flowers, greetings...

The Fund for Cultural Education Support steadily continues to follow its aspiring path, full of noble intentions to conquer new dimensions of cultural education.

New horizons are waiting ahead - towards the Art, the Beautiful, the Goodness and the Light...