Gagik Manoukian was born in 1952 in Yerevan, Armenia. In 1976 he graduated from the College of Fine Arts after P.Terlemezyan. Since 1982 he has been a member of the Association of Artists of Armenia. The roots of Armenian art and culture, as well as the best traditions of Armenian avant-garde, especially Martiros Saryan’s shapes and colors, underlie the art of Gagik Manoukian. His composi- tions reflect various directions of modern art, such as cubism, expressionism and abstract art.Manoukian’s paintings display a wide range of different styles. 

The sunlight penetrates through the picturesque colours of landscapes