Mikael Simonyan

Mikayel Simonyan is an artist-designer famous in impressionist style. Mikael was Born in Yerevan, Armenia in 1975. He first picked up a brush before school age, and he wrote his first finished drawing at the age of seven years old in an art school, for which he received his first award. An integral part of his biography is the fact that he studied continuously, since the age of seven until today. Mikael started to get professional education yet in his childhood when at the age of seven years old he enrolled in an art school. Then he studied at various schools including the famous art school named after Khodzhoyan. In 1994 he graduated from the art school named after F. Terlemezyan(Yerevan, Armenia) specializing in the design, and immediately enrolled in MGHPU named after Stroganov, Department of "Design Furniture Interior", from which he graduated in 2000. Parallelly in 1997-2000 he worked as a designer in the salon of elite furniture "Abitare Interior" in Moscow. From 2000 to 2001 he served an internship in Barcelona, Spain, in the art Studio Sala OGANES SL. Since 2001, he heads Michael Studio specializing in the design and development of copyright and exclusive interiors of flats, cottages, offices. As an artist, Mikayel Simonyan is better known in the abstract and cubist genre, but he has also practiced in all existing genres from landscape and still life to the deep religious motives. His artistic career is strongly influenced by such well-known and famous Armenian classical artists like Martiros Saryan and Minas Avetisyan. In the process of establishing Mikayel Simonyan as an artist his huge contribution made the talented painter Gabrielyan Ruben Israelevich, with whom Michael opens the Studio ArtMikael in Yerevan, where children and adults were trained in classical painting. Among Mikael`s famous works the famous painting "Faces" is worth to mention which shows male and female faces looking at each other. Bright colors and abstract motifs symbolize their thoughts. Oil on canvas, 39Х55, 2013. In addition to professional accomplishments, Michael is also a worthy member of society, a devoted christian and good family man. He is married and has two children.

  • Grey Instagram Icon
  • Grey Facebook Icon