Hrair Diarbekirian is active/lives in Lebanon. Hrair Diarbekirian is known for modernist, symbolic figure painting.
Biography Hrair Diarbekirian
Born in Beirut, Lebanon in 1946, Hrair Diarbekirian attended the Academie Libanaise des Beaux Arts. A staple of the
Lebanese art scene since 1961, he has exhibited extensively in the Middle East, Europe, Asia and the Americas. He is the recipient of several awards, including gold medals from the Sursock Museum in Lebanon and the Sao
Paolo International Biennial.
He has paintings
housed in the collections of both statesmen and celebrities, most notably among the private holdings of Queen
Elizabeth II of England, Prince Rainier of Monaco and actor Kirk Douglas.
Characterized by a soft, warm palette that is accentuated with delicate brushwork, his work often explores scenes
from ancient mythology, employing grand icAyyam Auctions
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