Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

Arthur Sarkissian

 (born 1960)
Arthur Sarkissian is active/lives in Armenia.  Arthur Sarkissian is known for abstract painting, sculpture.

Biography   Arthur Sarkissian

Born in 1960 in Gyumri, Armenia, Sarkissian attended the School of Fine Arts there in 1977, followed by the Armenian Pedagogical University (Drawing) in 1989.  He lives and works in Yerevan, Armenia.

Sarkissian embodies the sense of post-soviet freedom of expression in his art by deliberately embracing abstract art as an expression of creative liberation.  As he said in 2005, "my approach to painting developed from the desire to free myself from Socialist Realism."  His canvas works combine painting and silkscreen printing, incorporating text, photographs, signs, architectural images and extracts from other paintings, fusing oil paints with found ephemera, and could be described as a celebration of freedom of though   ...  Displaying 750 of 4255 characters.

    >   Continue reading about Arthur Sarkissian

Discover art and art prices ...
•  Auction records and images
•  Record prices, graphs, stats
•  Artist signature examples
•  More about subscribing

Example(s) of this artist's work:
Evening in the Museum
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Arthur Sarkissian

Consider a subscription!  More info