Chant Avedissian is active/lives in Egypt. Chant Avedissian is known for painting.
While studying in the West, first at Fine Arts in Montreal, then at
Ecole Superieure des Arts Decoratifs in Paris, where he investigated
printmaking and silkscreen techniques, Chant Avedissian came to the conclusion
that Western academia and its rigidity was not a system within which he
could recognize himself. This disillusion resulted in a return to his
homeland, where he merged techniques learned in the West with his
strongly rooted Egyptian heritage.
He gradually integrated knowledge gained from his formal studies in
Canada and France with personal research into legendary Pharaonic
iconography, geometric Islamic architecture, floral patterns of Ottoman
textiles, and popular 20th century imagery of i ... Displaying 750 of 2637 characters.