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Ukraine to mark anniversary of Ivan Aivazovsky

12:21, 24.05.2012 Region: World News, Armenia, Diaspora Theme: Culture

Ukraine will mark the 195th anniversary of famous painter Ivan Aivazovsky.

The cabinet is assigned to create an organizing committee to prepare and hold festivities on the 195th anniversary of Aivazovsky (Armenian name – Aivazyan).

Exhibitions dedicated to work of the famous painter will be held in galleries and libraries throughout Ukraine, reports.

World-renowned painter of Armenian descent, Aivazovsky is considered one of the greatest seascape painters of all times.



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