News > UAE Armenians > Shiraz-Hovhannes Djeredjian photo exhibition in Dubai and Sharjah
Photography fans will have the opportunity to see original photos taken by Shiraz-Hovhannes Djeredjian, representing natural scenes and historical monuments from Armenia.
The Council of the Armenian Community in Northern Emirates (Cultural Committee), invites you to enjoy this special photo exhibition devoted to Armenian landscape and architectural heritage.
The photo exhibition, which will be inaugurated in the Pierre Keusseyan Community Hall in Sharjah on 20th April 2007, at 7:00pm, will include also a slide show.
The exhibition will be continued during the following two days (21 and 22 April 2007) from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm and 5:00 – 9:00 pm
Those who find difficulty in attending the Sharjah event, will have the opportunity to enjoy the photographs for a longer period in the Auditorium of the Alliance Francaise in Dubai, from 27th April to 5th May 2007.
According to a leaflet by the Alliance Francaise, Djeredjian is "Known as the Photographer of the Armenian People. His story-telling photography preserves the richness of the Armenian History. Through his lens we celebrate the perseverance of our Nation. Shiraz has a unique talent in showcasing his photographs. His ability to narrate coupled with the breathtaking scenes and historical sights take you back to the places your ancestors lived, prayed and fought…"