Martiros Saryan is one of the greatest painters of the 20th century, an outstanding colorist.
"Colour is a genuine miracle", the painter exclaimed. "In combination with sunlight, it expresses the spirit of object's shape and the essence of universal existence".
Martiros Saryan's creative development covers the period of over 80 years. The Master's art is diverse and of different genres. He worked as a painter, graphic artist, created book illustrations, sketches for theatre sets, monumental panels. The total number of his works exceeds 4000.
The Saryan’s House-Museum’s collection was replenished mainly during 1967-2008. It contains Master’s paintings and graphic works from all periods of his creativity. The works have been acquired from the private owners and the artist himself. Many works have been also donated to the museum.
Discover the art of an Armenian Master of 20th century!