Born: Leninakan, Armenia, U.S.S.R., in 1948

Education: Art Studio of Morkurov (1960-1964). Art Technology College of Panos Terlemezian, Yerevan, Armenia (1965-1968).  University of Art and Theater, Yerevan, Armenia (1971-1977).

Professional Experience: Member of the Art Union of Armenia (1977-81).  At present Professor of Armenian Art History at American Armenian International College, University of La Verne, La Verne.