(1923 - 2013)
Hagop Hagopian was active/lived in Russian Federation, Armenia, Egypt. Hagop Hagopian is known for still life, figure and landscape painting, statue sculpture, design.
Biography Hagop Hagopian
Hagop Hagopian was born in Alexandria, Egypt in 1923 to an Armenian Family. In 1934 after his father’s death Hagop was sent off to Cyprus, to the Melkonian boarding school where he instantly gained the attention of his painter teacher Arakel Patrick, a professional painter. He was his first art teacher in school and would later be replaced by Onnik Avetisian, who was also an artist/sculptor.
After the boarding school ,Hagop returned to Egypt and settled in Cairo. He worked as a designer and attended open classes at Cairo Academy of Arts. He soon started gaining attention in cultural circles in Egypt after doing some commissioned work that turned out to be excellent. He also participated in group exhibitions in Cairo, then at Buchares
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