Happy New Year!

Utopiana.am wishes everyone Happy Holidays and a Creative New...

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Մեդիալաբ 2013-14

Ուտոպիանան հրավիրում է երիտասարդ նկարիչներին, լուսանկարիչներին, արվեստի ուսանողներին մասնակցելու կիսամյա ազատ կրթական «Մեդիալաբ» նախագծին: Նախագծի նպատակն է նպաստել ուսանողների տեխնիկական եւ տեսական գիտելիքների ու արվեստագիտական փորձի ձեռք բերմանը, տեխնոլոգիաների նկատմամբ քննադատական կեցվածքի ձևավորմանը։

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The Graduation Exhibiton of MediaLab and Awarding of Certificates

The graduation exhibition of the participants of 2011-12 MediaLab educational program and the ceremony of awarding certificates took place on April 14, at the office of Utopiana.am. During the event, the graduation projects of the participants were discussed. The guests expressed their opinions as well. Having received their certificates of participation, the students promised to keep in touch with the organization and its members and continue their unfinished and unimplemented projects. For the complete photo collection, see FB The research, discussion and experimental process around...

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Lake Tokhmakh

An important part of the MediaLab program are the practical activities of the participants. These include the preparation and development of individual projects. At the end of the program, the students’ projects are exhibited and discussed at the graduation evening. Lilit Ghazaryan’s photo project focuses on one of Yerevan’s communities’ artificial reservoirs, known to the public as lake Tokhmakh. Through regular visits and extended photographing, Lilit has explored the surroundings of the lake, registering its people and animals, whose activities in one way or another are dependent...

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What are you looking at?

15 -16 March, the exhibition of the “What are You Looking at?” collaborative video installation took place at NPAK. The project was implemented by Elen Gasparyan (MediaLab student) and Edgar Amroyan (member of the Art Laboratory group). The project focused on the botanical garden and its inhabitants. Collaboration between students and local artists is an important part of the MediaLab program, which enables its students, besides acquiring practical knowledge and skills, to integrate into the field of art and learn about the problems and worries of the senior generation of...

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In Between Public and the Public

The collaboration between the artist Harut Alpetyan and the participants of MediaLab initiated the project “In between Public and the Public” which was implemented within the Public Talks events of the SPACES project, supported by the European Commission’s Eastern Partnership Culture Programme. The “In between Public and the Public” project is a short film, made by Anahit Paskevichyan, Elen Gasparyan, Hasmik Ordukhanyan and Harutyun Alpetyan. It puts forth a number of questions: how is the notion ‘public’ perceived today? Are its hypotheses clear and distinct? Is there any...

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