A Conference on Armenian Photographers: The Eyes of Our Culture

This conference is dedicated to the memory of museum patron Hasmik Mgrdichian Armenians have been the dominant, native-born photographers in the Middle East since this new technology made its way east from Europe during the second half of the 19th century. This day-long conference at the Ararat-Eskijian Museum will focus on historic and contemporary Armenian […]

The Armenian orphans who became Painters

Professor Levon Chookaszian Director of the UNESCO Chair of Art History at Yerevan State University Sunday August 23, 2015, 4:00 P.M. Ararat-Eskijian Museum—Sheen Chapel 15105 Mission Hills Road, Mission Hills, CA 91345 The Armenian orphans who became painters had survived miraculously the Armenian Genocide and grew up in different orphanages and a good number of […]

Cancer Prevention and Treatment

You are invited to join a panel of City of Hope Cancer Physicians for an informative panel discussion on cancer prevention, followed by a presentation on the latest innovations in cancer treatments. They will explore and address a range of cancer concerns that affect each of us, even if we do no have links to […]

“THE GREAT FIRE” By Lou Ureneck

THE ARARAT-ESKIJIAN MUSEUM THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR ARMENIAN STUDIES AND RESEARCH (NAASR) PRESENT A BOOK READING Friday June 05th, 2015, 7:00 PM Ararat-Eskijian Museum—Sheen 15105 Mission Hills Mission Hills, CA 91345 Chapel Road The Forgotten True Story of an American Rescue In September 1922, the richest city of the Mediterranean was burned, and countless numbers of Christian refugees killed. The city was Smyrna, […]

LEAVING KAYSERI: A JOURNEY OF ONE HUNDRED YEARS

THE ARARAT-ESKIJIAN MUSEUM THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR ARMENIAN STUDIES AND RESEARCH (NAASR) PRESENT A BOOK READING BY DR. GREGORY KETABGIAN May 17, 2015, at 4:00 p.m. Ararat-Eskijian Museum—Sheen Chapel 15105 Mission Hills Road Mission Hills, CA 91345 In Leaving Kayseri: A Journey of One Hundred Years, Dr Gregory Ketabgian has documented his father’s experiences at […]

Carpets of the Armenian Orphanages “A Journey of Love and devotion with the Kunzler Family and the Ghazir orphanage”

THE ARARAT-ESKIJIAN MUSEUM THE ARMENIAN RUG SOCIETY AN ILLUSTRATED PRESENTATION By Hratch Kozibeyokian Carpets of the Armenian Orphanages “A Journey of Love and devotion with the Kunzler Family and the Ghazir orphanage” The event is dedicated in memory of the Armenian Orphans of the Genocide of 1915 May 03, 2015, at 4:00 p.m. Ararat-Eskijian Museum—Sheen […]

“The Ash Tree”

THE ARARAT-ESKIJIAN MUSEUM JOIN US FOR A BOOK READING AND CONVERSATION WITH AUTHOR, DANIEL MELNICK,A PROFESSOR EMERITUS OF ENGLISH AT CLEVELAND STATE UNIVERSITY AND MODERATOR MARK ARAX The Ash Tree by Daniel Melnick tells a timeless story of the romance and marriage between an American Armenian girl and her immigrant husband who survived the 1915 […]

“Colors of the Past & Threads of the Time”

A Mini Symposium Organized by Armenian Rug Society Hosted by Ararat Eskijian Museum Sunday, March 22, 2015 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm At the Chapel Admission is free, donations welcome Main Speakers Artur Telfeyan Tracing the Armenian cochineal (Porphyrophora hameli (Brandt)), also known as the Ararat cochineal (or Ararat scale) Hratch Kozibeyokyan Armenian Master Weavers […]