Atayan Armen Ashakovych (1922)
Armenian and Ukrainian painter. Born in Yerevan. Graduated from Yerevan Art School (1941) and Yerevan Art and Theatre Institute (1952) under the tutelage of M. Saryan. A participant of the art exhibitions since 1952. A Member of the USSR ArtistsХ Union. During 1954 - 1965 he lived and worked in Kyiv, where in 1963 his solo exhibition was held. His works are in the art museums of Ukraine, Armenia, etc.