1007 GMT August 13, 2022
An agreement was signed between the Iranian Academy of the Arts and the State Academy of Fine Arts of Armenia to expand cultural cooperation.
The meeting was held in the presence of the Armenian Ambassador to Iran Arsen Avakian at the Iranian academy, IRNA wrote.
The agreement aimed to develop scientific, research and artistic cooperation to advance common goals and benefit from each other’s facilities and capabilities.
Bahman Namvar-Motlaq, the head of the Iranian academy, said the relationship between Iran and Armenia is as old as the history of the two countries.
“Part of our arts is related to Armenian arts and they have played a significant role in the development of Iranian arts. The common heritage between us is cultural trust of each other,” he added.
Exchange of artists, professors, and researchers to share scientific and artistic achievements, cooperation and participation in conducting joint research, cooperation in holding short-term training courses and art workshops, and holding scientific lectures, meetings, and joint conferences to exchange information and increase knowledge in cultural and artistic fields are among the articles of the agreement.