Akian Art Gallery Exhibition: “More Than a White Canvas” ft. Zara Manucharyan

YEREVAN, Armenia – On June 2, 2014, the American University of Armenia (AUA) opened a new art exhibition entitled “More Than a White Canvas” by Zara Manucharyan in AUA’s Akian Art Gallery.

The exhibition was organized in honor of the graduating Class of 2014. Among the guests were AUA faculty, staff, students, and alumni, members of the AUA Board of Trustees, and the general public. During the exhibition, the AUA Student Music Club “Star Jam” welcomed the guests with a short concert.

AUA’s Akian Art Gallery serves as a venue for artists who wish to show their artwork to the general public. For more information on Akian Art Gallery, please click here.

Founded in 1991, the American University of Armenia (AUA) is a private, independent university located in Yerevan, Armenia and affiliated with the University of California. AUA provides a global education in Armenia and the region, offering high-quality, graduate and undergraduate studies, encouraging civic engagement, and promoting public service and democratic values.


AUA President Dr. Bruce M. Boghosian and member of the Board of Trustees Mr. Edward Avedisian speak with artist Zara Manucharyan.


The exhibition took place in honor of the graduating Class of 2014.


The gallery was full for the event. 


AUA’s Undergraduate Music Club “Star Jam” performing in Akian Art Gallery.


Guests enjoyed a beautiful performance by AUA’s “Star Jam” Undergraduate Music Club.


Several members of “Star Jam” performing a song.


Artist Zara Manucharyan with friends and family after the event.