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A Christmas gift. A surprise TV interview

A Christmas gift. A surprise TV interview ( from Armenia, Iammedia.am) in the Bodleian Library in Oxford, during the exhibition of the manuscript of the Artist's Book - Ode to Life! Կենաց 'Songs for Christmas' ... (in Armenian).
For those who don't speak Armenian:
The video - TV interview was a surprise interview by the Armenian TV at the Bodleian Library, as I give answers about the manuscript of the 'Artist's Book', exhibited with the other selected new creations of the international participants. That I feel honoured and pleased that my book was selected for the exhibition. Also speaking about the two publications as result of the Oxford Project in collaboration with Professor Theo Maarten van Lint. One of the books is about my poems (the Armenian poems translated into English during the translation workshops organized by the professor in Pembroke College), the other book is about my artworks, which were exhibited at The Pembroke Art Gallery, in Pembroke College, University of Oxford.

NEW PROJECT -  'Letters to Vincent'/ 'Brieven aan Vincent' (1979-2021)

A special publication, with the texts from the diaries of Krikor 'corresponding' with Vincent (van Gogh) for the last 42 years, from the moment he left Paris definitively to start his life as a professional visual artist and poet in The Netherlands. Recent and previous paintings revealing the spirit of Krikor's endeavor and passion expressed through his paintings and writings. 

Diaries Krikor Momdjian last 42 years in The Netherlands

2020 -2021

New Project - 'Letters to Vincent'/ 'Brieven aan Vincent'. A special publication, with the texts from de diaries of Krikor, 'corresponding' with Vincent (van Gogh) for the last 40 years, from the moment he left Paris definitively to start his life as a professional visual artist and poet in The Netherlands.

Diaries Krikor Momdjian last 41 years in The Netherlands

Exhibition of the Manuscript of the Artist's Book - Ode to Life! Կենաց 'Songs for Christmas' at the Bodleian Library - 'Redesigning - The Medieval book' (2017- 2018).

TV interview ( from Armenia, Iammedia.) in the Bodleian in Oxford, during the exhibition of the manuscript of the Artist's Book - Ode to Life! Կենաց 'Songs for Christmas' ... (in Armenian).
For those who don't speak Armenian:
The video - TV interview was a surprise interview by the Armenian TV at the Bodleian Library, as I give answers about the manuscript of the 'Artist's Book', exhibited with the other selected new creations of the international participants. That I feel honoured and pleased that my book was selected for the exhibition. Also speaking about the two publications as result of the Oxford Project in collaboration with Professor Theo Maarten v(an Lint. One of the books is about my poems (the Armenian poems translated into English during the translation workshops organized by the professor in Pembroke College), the other book is about my artworks, which were exhibited at The Pembroke Art Gallery, in Pembroke College, University of Oxford.
 
 Frontcover of the Artists Book Ode to Life Կենաց Krikor Momdjian. Limited Edition
 
Bodleian Library Oxford University show Artists Book Krikor Momdjian
 
 Bodleian Library Oxford The show Artists Book Krikor Momdjian
 

Oxford Project - SALT ROOM WANDERINGS' (2014-2016)

Presentation of Oxford Project, in collaboration with Professor Theo Maarten van Lint, in Pembroke College. Exhibition of Krikor's paintings and etchings with an installation, at the Pembroke Art Gallery with the presentation of two new books - one on Krikor's poems (the result of the translation workshops in Pembroke College (2014-2016)) and the other one on his artworks, Pembroke College, University of Oxford, UK.  

Oxford Project

Krikor Momdjian - Artist in residence (2014-2016) – in Pembroke College, at Oxford University. In collaboration with Professor Theo Maarten van Lint.
Krikor has been invited as artist and poet by the Professor. who organized workshops of translations in Pembroke College at the University of Oxford. Krikor' s Armenian poems have been translated into English by the students of the Professor and other participants. Krikor gave also a couple of lectures at Pembroke College about the relation between Image and Language.
In October 2016 the publication of the book with the translations of his Armenian poems, including some of his Dutch, French and English poems will be presented at the Pembroke College. Simultaneously another book about his artworks (37 years of development) will be presented with an exhibition of his artworks at the Pembroke Art Gallery, in Pembroke College. University of Oxford.

Seasons come seasons go Always in love
Seasons come seasons go (Always in Love). oil on canvas, 140x140 cm, 2010

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