Find more information about Mher’s life and activities belowGraduating from school Mher Chatinyan started loving painting and drawing. His father, who was a teacher of art and art history, influenced Mher to become an artist. In 2009 Mher held a joint exhibition with his father and grandfather in Vanadzor Art Gallery called “3 Ages”, afterwards, in 2017 was his first exhibition in Moscow. Minas Avetisyan and Martiros Saryan’s paintings were the main resources of Mher’s inspiration. However, the artist managed to find his own style close to abstraction, while remaining within the framework of traditional painting. Mher Chatinyan had more than 10 personal exhibitions in Yerevan, Holland, Italy, Moscow, Latvia. Since 2012 he has been a member of the World Union of Armenian Artists. Since 2019 – Member of the Union of Artists of Armenia. Inspired by the love of his homeland, his distinctive and vivid works often depict landscapes, florals, and portraits. Painting from life, Chatinyan predominantly employs oils on canvas or paper in his artistic process. « I would like my art to sound like Mozart’s Requiem. I strive for this, to portray the tragedy that grips when you listen to Mozart’s music».
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