Churches and Monasteries of Armenia
Churches and Monasteries
In the Armenian highlands, even in primitive society, works of art were created. Preserved many monuments (dragons, rock images, monuments). Frescoes of Erebuni suggest the development of monumental painting of that time. An example of monumental decorative art is the mosaic floor of the bathroom of the Garni temple. Which later developed in the medieval Armenian art - the temple of Zvartnots, Akhtamar, Gagkashen, Odzun, Noravank, Ani temple, etc. The result of artistic thinking is the "Khachkars", which were given a monumental sound in the sphere of architecture and which as monuments. Of the monuments of Armenian architecture: Zvartnots, Geghardavank, Haghpat, Sanahin, Noravank are included in the list of UNESCO world culture.