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Parajanov Museum, Yerevan

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Browse through a lifetime of artwork at Parajanov Museum, documenting the life and work of one of the most renowned directors of 20th-century Soviet cinema. With over 600 items--250 of which are by Parajanov--the two-story museum features installations, assemblages, collages, drawings, and film sketches, including some pioneering 3D work and librettos produced during his prison term. Opened posthumously in 1991, the museum perches on the cliff of Hrazdan Gorge overlooking the city. Enjoy the panoramic view of Yerevan and ponder a bygone era of the Cold War in art. Start your trip to Yerevan by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.
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  • Great collection of works of art and knowledgeable staff (in Russian). Both original works and videos. Exciting. 
    Great collection of works of art and knowledgeable staff (in Russian). Both original works and videos. Exciting.  more »
  • With the Colors of Pomegranate popularity from 911 inspired music video. Parajanov Museum is the top of my list as I want to personally see on what an impact he provided in the film... 
    With the Colors of Pomegranate popularity from 911 inspired music video. Parajanov Museum is the top of my list as I want to personally see on what an impact he provided in the film...  more »
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  • My favorite museum in Yerevan so far. Amazing collection of Sergei Parajanov’s art. Big thanks to volunteers, especially to Aleksandr! It was very interesting and educational.
  • My favorite museum in Yerevan. Great collection of Parajanov’s art. Beautiful building with charming backyard. Also it is a good idea to visit the museum with children - my 2 y.o daughter was very interested

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