Exhibitions and Awards

NAIRI SAFARYAN

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2014    Father and Daughter Safaryan Exhibition, Consulate of Armenia in Los Angeles, Glendale, CA

2014    NICHE Awards Finalist Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2014    Turned Wood – Small Treasures Spring 2014, del Mano Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2013    Small Treasures II, del Mano Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2013   Turned and Sculpted Wood 2013, del Mano Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2012     SAFARYAN: A Father and Daughter Exhibition, del Mano Gallery, Los Angeles, California

2011     SOFA Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
2011     Inside & Outside The Box, del Mano Gallery, Los Angeles, California
Turned Wood – Small Treasures, del Mano Gallery, Los Angeles, California
New Perspectives In Wood, del Mano Gallery, Los Angeles, California
2011     Beverly Hills Affaire in the Gardens, Beverly Hills, California

2011     Group Exhibition, Silvana Gallery, Glendale, California

2011     Recycling Trees, Glendale Woodturners Guild, Glendale, California

2011     Fall Salon, Glendale Art Association, Glendale, California
2011     Solo Exhibition, Silvana Gallery, Glendale, California
2010     Beverly Hills Affaire in the Gardens, Beverly Hills, California

2010     Brentwood Art Show, Brentwood, California
2009     Orange County Carvers Show and Competition, Tustin, California
2009     Santa Anita/Smoky Hollow Show, Arcadia, California
2009     Woodcarving Show, Romana Country Carvers, San Jacinto, California
2008     Del Mano Gallery of Contemporary Crafts, Los Angeles, California
2007     Personal Exhibition, Naregatsi Art Center, Yerevan, Armenia
2006     Museum of Folk Art, Yerevan, Armenia
2006     Opening of Year of Armenia in Russia, Moscow, Russia
2005     International Exhibition, Kazan Republic of Tatarstan, Russia
2002     California’s “Spirit of Wood”, California State Fair, Sacramento, California
2002     5th Annual Cambria Wood Show, Cambria, California
2002     Wood Fair 2002, College of the Redwoods, Eureka, California
2002     International Woodworking Symposium, Provo, Utah
2002     Smoky Hollow Chapter of CCG, in La Crescenta Park, Glendale, California
2002     Clark County Fair, Logandale, Nevada
1999     Taminah Gallery, Park City, Utah
1996     Folk Art Museum, Yerevan, Armenia

SELECTED AWARDS
2011     Gil Borgos Originality Award, Beverly Hills Affaire in the Gardens, Beverly Hills, California
2010     The Grand Prize Winner, Carving Artistry Contest sponsored by PFEIL & Woodcraft Magazine
2009     Best of Show, California Carvers Guild
2009     Two First Places, Woodcarving Show, Romana Country Carvers, San Jacinto, California
2009     Four Entries – Four 1st Places, Orange County Carvers Show and Competition, Tustin,       California
2002     Best of the Best, 5th Annual Cambria Wood Show, Cambria, California
2002     People’s Choice Award, Smoky Hollow Chapter of CCG, Glendale, California
2002     Best of Show and First Place, Smoky Hollow Chapter of CCG, Glendale, California
2002     First Place, Wood Fair 2002, College of the Redwoods, Eureka, California

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
2010     “Champion Glendale Wood Carver” Glendale Newspaper, Glendale, California
2010     “An intricate hobby” Glendale News-Press, Glendale, California
2010     “Interview with Nairi Safaryan” Woodcraft. com
2010     Article, Armeniansworld. com
2010     “Decorative carvings by Nairi Safaryan” woodworkessence. com
2007     Official periodical of “Oukht Ararati” LTD Yerevan, Armenia
2007     “Afisha” magazine Yerevan, Armenia
2007     “Azg“ newspaper Yerevan, Armenia
2007     “Golos Armenii” Yerevan, Armenia

2005     Book by Yakob Zargaryan. ISBN 99930-4-47-7 Yerevan, Armenia
2003     “The New Era” magazine. Las Vegas, Nevada. December, Volume 33. N12
2003     “Golos Armenii” Yerevan, Armenia. December
2002     “Chip Chats” magazine of National Wood Carvers Association Cincinati, Ohio
2002     “New Armenia” newspaper. Glendale, California

LARISA SAFARYAN

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2012       SAFARYAN: A Father and Daughter Exhibition, del Mano Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2012       New Ovo Collection, Solo Exhibition. Silvana Gallery, Glendale, CA

2012       Glendale Youth Alliance Art Exhibit, Glendale, CA

2011       Sculpture Objects & Functional Art Exposition, Chicago, IL

Hot Tea 2!, del Mano Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Hot Tea!, del Mano Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2010       Solo Exhibition, Silvana Gallery, Glendale, CA

2007       Solo Exhibition, Naregatsi Art Center, Yerevan, Armenia