EXHIBITION DEDICATED TO 15TH ANNIVERSARY OF INDEPENDENCE OPENS AT RA
NATIONAL ASSEMBLY


YEREVAN, MAY 25, NOYAN TAPAN - ARMENIANS TODAY. The exhibition of
works of Arev Petrosian, a member of the Painters' Union of Armenia,
that opened on May 24, at the National Assembly, on the initiative of
Hranush Hakobian, the Chairwoman of the RA Parliament Standing
Committee on Science, Education, Culture and Youth Issues, is
dedicated to the 15th anniversary of the independence of Armenia. "We
got an opportunity to see the future of our country brighter," Vahan
Hovhannisian, the NA Deputy Speaker, a ARF Bureau member mentioned,
looking at sculptor Benik Petrosian's daughter's colourful painting on
organic glass. "We sometimes listen to so pessimistic speeches in the
conference-hall that it seems that everything has perished out of the
hall, but it appears, people live, create, and create wonderfully, out
of the hall," the NA Speaker said.