| Arkady Baghdasaryan|
| Arkady Baghdasaryan (Arko)|
25 August 1945Baku
Arkady Baghdasaryan (Arko) Wikipedia
Arkady Baghdasaryan (Arko) (Armenian: Արկադի Բաղդասարյան (Արկո)), artist. Honored artist of Armenia, People's Artist of Armenia. One of Armenia’s first abstractionists.
Born on 25 August 1945 in Baku. In 1971 Arko Baghdasaryan graduated from Yerevan Theatre – Art Institute, the Department of Painting.
Since 1968 Baghdasaryan participated in the Republican and International Exhibitions in Armenia, Russia, United States, Germany, France, Sweden, Italy, Belgium, Japan, Luxembourg, etc. Since 1990 he has been exhibiting his work in solo and group exhibitions throughout Germany. In 2009 Arko participated in group exhibition entitled "Yerevan, my love" in HayArt centerof Yerevan.
Since 1976 he is a member of Artists Union of Armenia, since 1994 the member of International Association of Professional Artists.
Arko Baghdasaryan’s works are in museums and galleries, private or personal collections of Armenia, Russia and other foreign countries.1975 – Yerevan (House of Radio) Armenia
1976 – Yerevan (Union of Architects) Armenia
1977 – Yerevan (Museum of Modern Art) Armenia
1988 – Marburg (Gerder’s Institute) Germany
1989 – Moscow (Cultural Center of Armenia) Russia
1989 – Fulda (Republican House) Germany
1990 – Moscow (Gallery of Modern Arts ”Mars) Russia
1991 – Erftstadt (City House) Germany
1991 – Cologne (Gallery ”Art – Garden”) Germany
1992 – Heidelberg (Melnikov’s Gallery) Germany
1994 – Ziegenhighn ( Savings Bank ) Germany
1996 – Heidelberg (Melnikov’s Gallery) Germany
1997 – Paris (Mann’s Gallery) France
1997 – Kassel (Museums of brothers Grimm) Germany
2000 – Yerevan (House of the Artists of Armenia) Armenia
2001 – Stepanakert (House of Culture) Nagorny-Karabagh
2005 – Yerevan (House of the Artists of Armenia) Armenia