Yerevan State University Ijevan Branch

YSU IJEVAN BRANCH SECOND-YEAR STUDENTS OF “DESIGN” FACULTY VISITED THE GEOLOGICAL MUSEUM AND ART GALLERY OF DILIJAN

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On November 15th of 2018, 2nd year students of “Design”  Faculty of Applied Arts of Ijevan Branch of “Yerevan State University” foundation under the supervision of Ani Kostandyan, lecturer of Tourism Management and Cultural Studies Department, made a cognitive visit to Dilijan Geological Museum and Art Gallery within the framework of “Culturology” course.

The purpose of the visit was to deepen students’ knowledge and understanding of Bronze Age culture, human and lifestyle, traditions, spiritual perceptions (ritual vessels, tombstones, etc.).

In Dilijan museum and art gallery, the students got acquainted with Bronze Age artifacts, ethnographic material, techniques of various artists (including Hovhannes Aivazovsky).

The University group also visited Tufenkian “Old Dilijan” complex and got acquainted with the old architecture of the city.