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Turkey Sues Warner Brothers

Warner Brothers is being sued by the mayor of Batman, Turkey for royalties it made from the Dark Knight. The mayor of Batman, Turkey claims Warner Brothers owes them money for use of their name in the Batman movies.

03/09/2015, 14:03

What and Where in Yerevan: Argentine Tango

So, here you are a traveller in Armenia with a burning passion for the ultimate communication between leader and follower, for the music that comes out through your feet and for the interest to discover how tango accommodates itself in the Armenian realities?

27/07/2015, 13:13

Omar Sharif dead at 83

Renowned Egyptian actor Omar Sharif passed away on Friday at the age of 83.

10/07/2015, 20:37

The Demonic Detailing of Zack Demirtshyan

Besides the central theme of the Armenian Genocide, depicted in the details of the artwork are numerous instances of pogroms and genocide that tragically mark all of human history.

23/04/2015, 13:17

"Yerevan Spring" with the Eyes of a European

It was a pleasant discovery for a European to find Yerevan - a city listed among the 50 insecure places to visit, as he read in the internet - as not only one of the safest to stay in, but also a place he would be happy to return one day.

16/04/2015, 11:45

Launch of Armenian Pop-Up Gallery Sparks Conversations About Curation

Armenia's first pop-up gallery brings new perspective into Armenia’s art mix and makes it clear that they may appear in unexpected places, they won't be served to us unprepared.

Breaking it Down With A Breakdancer in Yerevan

ImYerevan has a heart to heart with Serouj Aprahamian, a Lebanese-Armenian breakdancer and political activist who grew up in LA in the 90s and moved to Armenia in 2008. In this interview, he tells us about his personal story, and breaks down the ups and downs and ins and outs of the breaking scene in Armenia.

23/12/2014, 21:13

Marc Hairapetian: 30 Years of Spirit in Film

Last year, among the international jury members of the “Golden Apricot," the International Film Festival that takes place each year in Yerevan, there was one Armenian name in particular that stood out amongst the rest: Marc Hairapetian, a famed film critic in Germany.

30/11/2014, 22:54

HAYP: Armenia's First Pop-Up Gallery

Anna Gargarian, founder of HAYP, Armenia's first Pop-Up Gallery explains what exactly a pop-up gallery is and what it means for modern art in Armenia.

30/11/2014, 18:05

Armenian Rock: On the Right Path

Contemporary Armenian rock bands, including Like in Syberia, Voo Doo, Perfect Legacy and Nairi, have all gathered on a roof in Yerevan, and we managed to ask them a few questions.

28/11/2014, 12:49