Laura Avetisyan was born in Yerevan, Armenia. At the age of five she moved to Moscow, Russia, where she received her high school education. There Laura graduated from Art School for exceptional gifted children. Upon her return to Armenia, she continued her studies at the College of Fine Arts in Yerevan.
Laura Avetisyan completed her higher education in art at the Armenian State Academy of Fine Arts. As a talented student Laura was invited to participate in exhibitions in different countries of Europe, such as Russia, Poland, Germany and France. During her student years her works went as far as North America when she displayed them at the Art EXPO in Montreal, Canada.
After graduating from the Academy, Laura became a professor at the College of Fine Arts in Yerevan for nearly twenty five years.
In 1991 Laura Askanazi Avetisyan moved to Los Angeles, California, where she continued her art work and had numerous solo exhibitions in many cities of US, such as New York City, Detroit, Boston, San Francisco and Los Angeles. Her works are on display at prestigious galleries in Carmel and Palm Springs, California. Several American art collectors are proud owners of Laura Avetisyan’s exquisite art works.
It’s been two years that Laura Askanazi lives and continuing her art works in Yerevan.