Պատմության ֆակուլտետ
Faculty of History
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Levon B. Chookaszian

Head of Chair, Doctor of Arts, Professor | Chair of History and Theory of Armenian Art
Education
1969 - 74 Yerevan State University, Yerevan; Armenian Language and Literature.
1974 - 77 Post-graduate, Yerevan State University, Yerevan; Armenian Art.
Moscow State University, Moscow; Byzantine Art and European Art of the Middle Ages.
State Hermitage Museum. Leningrad; Byzantine Art.
Dissertation: "The Art of the 13th century Armenian Painter Grigor Calkol”.
Dissertation: "The Art of Toros Roslin in the context of the cultural
relations of Cilician Armenia of the13th century”.

Academic degree
1982 - Candidate of Art degree granted by the Institute of the Art of the
Academy of Sciences of Georgia, Tbilisi. Dissertation advisor: Victor N. Lazareff, Tatjana A. Izmailova. Dissertation: "The Art of the 13th century Armenian Painter Grigor Calkol".
2001 - Doctore of Art degree granted by the Institute of the Art of the Ministry of Culture of Russia, Moscow. Dissertation: "The Art of Toros Roslin in the context of the cultural relations of Cilician Armenia of the13th century”.

Professional experience
1978 - winter-summer Yerevan State, University, Yerevan, Secretary of the research sector.
1978 - autumn-79 Yerevan State University,Fellow at Armenological Studies Center, Ancient Armenian Archaeology.
1978 - 83 Yerevan State University, Professor: Armenian Art and Architecture, Geographical Department.
1978 - 91 Yerevan State University. Professor: The Art of the Ancient World, History of Armenian Museums, Department of Social Sciences.
1980 - 82 Polytechnic Institute of Yerevan, Yerevan. Professor: The Ancient World Art, Department of Social Sciences.
1984 - 85 Institute of Art and Theater. Professor: Armenian Arts of the Middle Ages, Department of Art History.
1985-87 Institute of Art and Theater. Professor: Armenian Arts of the Middle Ages, Department of Painting.
1985 - Yerevan State University, Yerevan. Professor: History of Culture, Department of Philosophy.
1979 - 1996 Yerevan State University, Fellow at Armenological
Studies Center:Armenian Book Illumination of the Middle Ages.
1979 - 1993 Regular contributor of programs on Armenology and Armenian art for Armenian State Television and Radio.
1991 - Advisor on culture of the Prime Minister of Armenia.
1996 - Yerevan State University, Director of the UNESCO Chair of Armenian Art History
2005 - Winter Quarter University of California, Los Angeles,Visiting Professor: Medieval Armenian Manuscript Illumination, Armenian Painting of 17-20th Centuries,Near Eastern Languages and Cultures
2005 June-July Glendale Community College (California), International Field Studies, Study Abroad in Armenia,Summer, Session, Cultural History, Architecture and Contemporary Society of Armenia
2006 - Fall Fresno State University, California, Sixth Henry S.Khanzadian Kazan Visiting Professor in Armenian Studies:Armenian Massacres and Genocide Reflected in Armenian Art of the 19-20th Centuries, Armenian Studies Program
2007 - June-July Glendale Community College (California),International
Field Studies,Study Abroad in Armenia,Summer Session, Cultural History, Architecture and Contemporary Society of Armenia
2011 - Fall Quarter Central European University,Budapest,Hungary,Visiting
Professor: Medieval Armenian Manuscript Illumination.

Academic courses
Armenian Art in 14-17th centuries
Armenian Art I World Museums and Private Collections
Historiography of Armenian Art

Languages
Armenian, Russian, English, French, German, Polish, Italian

Professional membership
Society “Gitelik`” (Knowledge) of the Armenia, (1978- ), Society of Bibliophiles of the Armenia (1979- ), Society for the Preservation of Monuments of the History and the Culture of the Armenia (1981- ), Armenian Artists Association of America (AAAA)(1992), Honorary Director of the Board of Directors of AAAA (1993- ), National Committee of UNESCO in Armenia (1995- ), Society for Armenian Studies (2002-), Vice-President of the Armenian National Comittee of Byzantine Studies (2009-)

Հայ միջնադարյան կերպարվեստի ուսումնասիրության պատմություն (1830-ական թթ. - 1950 թ.)
2016 | Book
Հեղինակային հրատ.: 2016թ․, 154 էջ
On the Decoration of the Lvov Gospel of 1197
2016 | Thesis
Art of Armenian Diaspora Second International Conference. 2016, p. 2
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Սմբատ Տեր-Կյուրեղյանի կյանքի համառոտ ուրվագիծն ու արվեստը
2015 | Article
Անտառ ծննդոց, 2015թ․, 532-551 էջ
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Վանա լճի Լիմ կղզու փրկված և կորած գանձերը
2015 | Article
ՎԷՄ համահայկական հանդես, 2015թ․, 2 (50), 172-195 էջ
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Les enlumineurs armeniens au Moyen Age
2007 | Article
L'artista a Bisanzio e nel mondo cristiano-orientale, A cura di M.Bacci, Parma, Edizioni della Normale, 2007,p.211-253
Armensk bokmaleri Kilikia i 1100-og 1200-arene
2003 | Article
Kirke & Kultur, Eksotisk Kristen Kunst, Oslo, Norway,2003, 4, p.339-350
The five portraits of King Levon II(1270-1289) of Armenian Kingdom of Cilicia and their connections to the art of Mediterranean area
2002 | Article
Medioevo: Immagini e Ideologia, Atti del Convegno Internazionale di Studi, Parma, Italy,23-27 settembre 2002,a cura di A.Carlo Quintavalle, Parma,2005,p.129-137
L’Ouvre de T’oros Roslin et l’enluminure byzantine
2001 | Article
Revue des Etudes Armeniennes, T. 28, Paris, 2001-2002, p.399-424
Творчество Тороса Рослина в контексте культурных связей Киликийской Армении XIII века
2001 | Article
Монография, автореферат дисертации, Москва, 2001
On a Portrait of Prince Levon and Princess Keran
2000 | Article
Journal of Armenian Studies (Boston), vol. VI, No.2, 2000-2001, p.73-88
Remarks on the Portrait of Prince Lewon (MS Erevan 8321)
1994 | Article
Remarks on the Portrait of Prince Lewon (MS Erevan 8321). - “Revue des Etudes Armeniennes”, tome 25, Paris, 1994-1995, p. 299-335
Cilician Book Painting: Miniatures of Toros Roslin and Italian Art
1992 | Article
“Atti del quinto Simposio Internazionale di Arte Armena”, Venezia-Milano-Bologna-Firenze, 1988, 28 maggio-5 Guigno, San Lazzaro- Venezia, 1992, p. 321-332
Творчество Тороса Рослина и византийская монументальная живопись(Թորոս Ռոսլինի արվեստը և բյուզանդական կոթողային գեղանկարչությունը)
1989 | Article
«Բանբեր Երևանի համալսարանի», 2 (68), Երևան 1989թ., էջ 103-108
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Հայկական մանրանկարչություն, Հովհաննես Սանդղկավանեցի
1988 | Article
«Բանբեր Երևանի համալսարանի», 3 (66), Երևան 1988թ., էջ 205-207
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Թորոս Ռոսլինի արվեստը
1987 | Article
«Բանբեր Երևանի համալսարանի», 3 (63), Երևան 1987թ., էջ 121-126
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Գրիգոր Ծաղկող
1986 | Article
Մենագրություն, Երևան, 1986
Niektore problemy historii ormiansko-polskich kontaktow artystycznych
1983 | Article
“Studia z dziejow kontaktow polsko-ormianskich”, Lublin, 1983, s. 129-134
Армянская миниатюра в свете новейших исследований
1982 | Article
В сб. Русская и армянская средневековые литературы. Ленинград, 1982, с. 204-234
Творчество армянского художника XIII века Григора Цахкоха
1982 | Article
Монография, Автореферат диссертации, Тбилиси, 1982
Rubens und Armenier
1979 | Article
“Wiener Jahrbuch fur Kunstgeschichte”, Bd. XXXII, 1979,Wien-Koln-Graz, S. 41-48