Unleashing Creative Potential
in Rural Armenia

Vahe & Lucie Foundation &
COAF SMART Center 2024 Arts Initiative


Empowering Armenian Youth: Witness the transformative impact of arts education on nurturing the talents and skills of rural Armenian children.

Community Development: Experience COAF’s dedication to community development through education, creativity, and cultural exchange.

Collaboration and Partnership: Unite with the Vahe & Lucie Foundation and COAF in fostering positive change through collaborative efforts.

Program Highlights

✦ Workshops with International Talent

Ignite creativity with masterclasses led by leading local and international artists across various disciplines including dance, drawing, digital art, music, performing arts, and sound design.

✦ Inspiring Site Visits

Embark on unforgettable journeys to renowned cultural venues, immersing students in Armenia’s rich artistic heritage and providing insights into career opportunities in the arts.

✦ Art Competition

Showcase your talent on a regional platform, explore new artistic realms, and vie for prestigious awards. This year’s theme is inspired by Armenian legends Charles Aznavour and Sergei Parajanov.

✦ Vibrant Art Exhibition

Celebrate the vibrant creativity of rural youth at our community-wide arts exhibition. Join us in honoring Armenian talent and ambition as we mark the centenaries of iconic figures.

Empowering rural Armenian youth through the transformative power of art

Join us as we unveil a world of creative possibilities at the SMART Center in Lori. In an ongoing partnership with the Vahe & Lucie Foundation, COAF presents an immersive arts program designed to nurture talent, inspire innovation, and foster cultural exchange.


New York, US
149 5th Ave., Suite 500
New York, NY 10010
+1 (212) 994-8234

Yerevan, Armenia
2/2 Melik Adamyan
Yerevan 0010, RA
+374 10 502076
[email protected]