Marital Abuse

What is trauma? What is abuse? For some, it is something terrible that many have witnessed happening to others. For others, it’s something that takes place behind closed doors, away from public eye. The hardest part about my experience was the realization that nobody knew what was happening to me and that my story primarily took place behind closed doors. In public- especially within the Armenian community in New York, my ex husband and I were seen as the perfect loving couple.

An Armenian must

By  Nazik Armenakyan, Piruza Khalapyan - Armenians must be united, they must always win, wherever they are, they must always rememb...

Being a Woman: Political Figure

I find it difficult to choose a topic to photograph, I think, I research for a long time. As a photographer I often turn to women, to their changing role in the life of the society. It is interesting for me.

Yerevan jan, happy birthday!

Yerevan is happy on its birthday, it has the glitter on its face. The streets are crowded, music is everywhere, many guests, much trea...

Everyday Struggle

By Hrant Khachatryan My first encounter with Albert Azaryan and the sports family he created was in 2012. That, of course, didn’t b...

An Extra Demonstration

Photos by Nazik Armenakyan, Nelli Shishmanyan, Piruza Khalapyan, Vaghinak Ghazaryan On Tuesday, October 2, at 19:30 the National As...

Pre Elections

By Garegin Aleksanyan Two months ago - on July 9th - the mayor of Yerevan - Taron Margaryan - resigned. He had been in the position...