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Ervand Kochar Museum

Mashtots M. ave 39/12, Yerevan 0009, Armenia
+374 10 529326
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Kochar and Picasso

They knew each other and exhibited in the same Parisian exhibition. No need to say anything more... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
Sydney, Australia
via mobile
A Treasure Near Cascade

This small museum next to Cascade is a must for those who appreciate 20th century art. It displays... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
Eric G
Yerevan, Armenia
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Mashtots M. ave 39/12, Yerevan 0009, Armenia
+374 10 529326
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

They knew each other and exhibited in the same Parisian exhibition. No need to say anything more. Don't miss this museum and ask for a guide. This is a must see!

Thank Iluvtravel872
Reviewed 29 July 2017

This small museum next to Cascade is a must for those who appreciate 20th century art. It displays some of the work of Armenian avant-guarde painter and sculptor Kochar, including some of his 3-dimensional “paintings in space”. He has worked and exhibited in France during...More

Thank Eric G
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Great pieces of art by kochar, very innovative. If you are a art lover you don't want to miss this one.Excellent english guide. It was the highlight of my trip.

Thank mojgan A
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This small museum is partially housed in the studio and house that the artist occupied after coming to Armenia in Soviet times from Paris. Returning to the Soviet Union was a mistake, as his progressive art would have ended him rather soon in a goelag....More

Thank Katrien S
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Don't miss this hidden treasure in Yerevan. The three dimensional paintings are incredible. If you like fine art you will be mesmerized. I went there during the second day of my visit but ended up going back to buy some souvenirs and look at the...More

Thank yeva2003
Reviewed 26 September 2015

This is a small museum in the very center of Yerevan, in 3 min. walk from Opera House, near Cascade. Here you can get acquainted with the works of Kochar's all 3 periods: of Tiflis, Paris and Yerevan. His 3D works are amazing knowing when...More

1  Thank Garnik88
Reviewed 8 September 2015

The concept of house museums is very interesting and Yerevan has many such museums. The museum guide explained different stages of the artist’s life and his special individual style in detail. Painting in 3D was especially interesting and his juxtaposition of color. One can buy...More

2  Thank Rita B
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Very small museum. The staff tries very hard to give you some explanations about the artist but not much to say.

Thank nomade123
Reviewed 15 June 2015

Ervand Kochar ( 1899-1979) is a important sculptor and artist of the twentieth century, founder of Painting in Space style.Painting in Space is an art movement that syntheses painting, graphic and sculpture. Good: I am very happy to did not miss this place in my...More

1  Thank BijanTehran_Iran
Reviewed 28 December 2014

The museum was under minor rennovation when we visited in late-December 2014. They were in the process of replacing many of the pedestals holding the sculptures as well as hanging new items on the walls. But despite the dust, the staff was very welcoming and...More

2  Thank patrickmeyer
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