Mariam Vardanyan is Lecturer at the Yerevan State University. She graduated from the Yerevan State University, The Department of Armenian Art History and Theory. Maryam Vardanyan teaches courses in “History of Applied Arts” and “History of Armenian Silversmithing”. Armenian metal ritual objects have become the main topic of her research. This interest started in 2012 when she was invited to study the metal objects preserved in the collections of the Armenian Diocese of Romania, and currently continues her research on the Armenian ritual objects by studying the Armenian collections of Iran, as well as the Armenian Mekhitarist Congregation of Venice.


Journal: MEΘEXIS Journal of Research in Values and Spirituality

Year of Publication: May 2024

Issue: Vol. IV, No. 1

Title: Artistic Features of Armenian Liturgical Objects


Author Affiliation:

Yerevan State University

1 Alek Manukyan St, Yerevan 0025, Armenia