1937 - born in Yerevan.|
1951 - for a few months studied at the Art College, Yerevan.
Since 1955 - constant participant of republican and international exhibitions
1957 - the bronze medal, Yerevan.
1959 - the bronze medal, Vienne.
Since 1960 - a member of the USSR Artists' Union, later Armenian Artists' Union.
1965 - the silver prize, Yerevan.
Since 1977 - the Honored artist of Armenia.
Since 1984 - People's artist of Armenia.
1986 - the Gold medal, Tbilisi,
1997 - on the the occasion of his 60th birthday Boris Yeltsin decorated him with
the Order of Peoples' Friendship.
1999-2001 - took part in the creation of the Union of Armenians of Russia.
2002 - was elected a corresponding member of Fine Arts Academy of Russia.
1979 - Leningrad, Odessa
1980 - Yerevan
1983 - Yerevan
1985- Detroit, Los Angeles
1988 - Yerevan
1990 - London
1997 - Yerevan
2002 - Moscow
The works are kept in National Museums and State galleries in Armenia and abroad
and many private collections all over the world