Sona Sahakian
 
     PERSONALIA            

                                                                                                             
     Name:          Sona Sahakian
     Email address:  sonyl_7@hotmail.com
     Website: www.sonasahakian.com, www.sonasahakian.kabkfinearts.
nl ,www.saatchiart.com/s.sahakian , www.sony.exto.nl
     Place of birth: 26 Mai 1996, Leidschendam, the Netherlands
     Marital status: single

     EDUCATION:

  

     Bachelor Fine Arts, The Royal Academy of the Arts , the Hague , the Netherlands (KABK , Den Haag)

 

     INTERNSHIP: Trainee at Satelietgroup, the Hague, the Netherlands

   

     EXHIBITIONS:

     2008   -   Kidsclubexpo, The Hague , group exhibition
 
   2009   -   Crossing Border festival , The Hague , group exhibition

                 -   Symbolic candles, Atrium , the Hague , group exhibition
     2010   -   Library Bomenbuurt kunstroute , The Hague, Kijkduin , group exhibition
                 -   Weird world exhibition , The Hague , group exhibition                                                                 

     2011    -   Megastores, The Hague, group exhibition
     2012    -   Mastival, The Hague, group exhibition 

                 -   What things are? , Nest, The Hague , group exhibition   

                 -   Willem Hussem festival , Theater Dakota , The Hague , group exhibition                   

                                                                  
     2013    -   Narcissistic Tendencies , Nest, The Hague, group exhibition                                           
                 -   Spijkers met koppen slaan , The Hague, group exhibition

                 -   Nest, The Hague , group exhibition

                 -   Waterlanders , group exhibition photography, Rotterdamse museumnacht
     2014   -    Royal Conservatoire KC / School for Young Talent (SVJT)   , group exhibition for princess Beatrix
                
-   Graduation Show SVJT, KABK, The Hague, group exhibition
                 -   Festival Fruit , Vruchtenbuurt , The Hague , group exhibition                      
     2015    -   Art & Fashion , The Hague, group exhibition  
     2016    -   Exhibition Fire Works , Stroom,  The Hague , group exhibition
     2018    -   Exhibition Deepfloor , The Hague , group exhibition
     2018    -   External Exhibition ‘’Bouncing Off ‘’  , The Hague , Billytown , group exhibition
     2019    -   Pop art show , Spring Art gallery, The Hague,  group exhibition  

     2019    -   Note to self, Billytown , The Hague , group exhibition

     2020   -   Special 2020 Exhibition , online art sale , Spright Art gallery, the Hague , group exhibition

     2020   -   Graduation Show , Royal Academy of the Arts (KABK) , The Hague , group exhibition

     2020   -  'Best of Black & White' virtual group exhibition

     2020   -   Powerful compositions , virtual group exhibition

     2020   -   Exhibition Berlin ''  Powerful compositions and Best of Black and White, BBA Gallery , Berlin , group exhibition

     2020-2021   -  '' My inner journey '' , Loft Land Of Free Thought , The Hague , group exhibition

     2020-2021 - Corona Collection The Hague, The Hague Historical Museum, group exhibition 

     2021    -  ‘My Exhibition Shot’ , virtual group exhibition
     2021    -  The ‘ Photographer of the Year 2020’ , virtual group exhibition

     2021    -  Nature Photography , virtual group exhibition
     2021    -  Solo - Single Subject, virtual group exhibition

     2021    -  Street Photography , Matca Gallery , Hanoi , Vietnam ,  group exhibition

     2021    -  The 'Dramatic Lighting' , virtual group exhibition

     2021    -  Storytelling , virtual group exhibition

     2021    -  Exhibition '' Photographer of the Year in Agora Gallery , New York, group exhibition

     2021    -  The 'Powerful Composition' - virtual group exhibition

     2021    -  Art of Photography , virtual group exhibition

     2021    -  ‘An Exploration of Colour in Portraiture’ , Galleria Meera , virtual group exhibition

     2021    -   Powerful Lighting , virtual group exhibition

     2021    -  ALL INN, Het Hem , Zaandam , group exhibition

     2021    -  Milkaway , Kunstruimte de Melkfabriek , group exhibition
 

   
     COMMISSIONED WORKS , PRESS, NOMINATIONS AND OTHER PROJECTS

   

     2010   -   Art sale lid day for SOS Children , the Hague

                -   Deksels mooi..., De Posthoorn, the Hague   

                -   Dekselse kunsttalentjes, Algemeen Dagblad The Hague

     2011   -   Auction light art balls for charities , Kijkduin Boulevard , The Hague                                         

     2012   -   Making a  spreadsheet for the magazine Duff                                        
                -   Auction light art balls for charities                                                                                                           
                -   Making a CD cover for AKO                                                    
     2012   -   Topaze, The Hague, group project

                -   Auction light art balls for charities , Algemeen Dagblad , The Hague 2012
     2013   -   Project talentvol blik, artworks of the material can
                -   Auction light art balls for charities                                                                                                             
                -   Project Icarus, directing a play in theater Rabarber

     2014   -   Making a spreadsheet for the jubilee book DHNC      
     2015   -   ABPPW - Academiebrede Propedeuse Project Week - Making an collaboration artwork that deals with the theme  
                    love

     2016   -   Workshop Fire Works , Stroom Den Haag : exercise to present the process by using the photocopy machine as a   

                     main tool

     2017    -  Publication workshop by Michal Chojecki, in which we contributed to an artist book edition.

     2020   -  Making a poster for the play Babylon aan de Ijssel ,Gilgamesj nu by Marcel Roijaards , Judith Linssen, Hawar                                    Taqwir , Floriaan Ganzevoort, Monique Krüs and Hexagon Ensemble

     2020   -  Publication in Spright - Art catalogue

     2020   -  Publication bachelor Fine Arts thesis '' Timeless Traces'' , KABK , The Hague

     2020   -  Publication in Culturalinfo Syunik

     2020   -  Publication in Bk-magazine & website '' Examens 2020 ''

     2020   -  Publication in Kiwi Collective Magazine

     2020   -  Nominated for the 35awards the best photographers in the Netherlands

     2020   -  Article about the Graduation Show KABK  

     2020   -  Publication in Florence Contemporary Art catalogue

     2020   -  Publication in Grimoire Fanzine volume 3 

     2020   -  Publication in Digital Camera World

     2020   -  Publication about the exhibition'' Powerful compositions and Best of Black and White''

     2020   -  Review about '' Art is lifestyle '' by Hay Azian in Diary of the Netherlands

     2020   -  Publication in Onlinekunstmagazine

     2020   -  Article  '' Liefde voor het innerlijk leven - Ontwaken uit coma na zeven jaar'' by Geraldina Metselaar   
     2020   -  Publication in Grimoire Fanzine volume 4

     2021    -  Publication about my photographs in livejournal

     2021    -  Publication about the exhibition '' Art of photography in Barcelona, Spain

     2021    -  Publication about my artistic practice in Ardi

     2021    -  My photography is in the top 24% art photography of 35Awards

     2021    -  Publication in Fragmented Lines Magazine '' Identity''

     2021    -  Review about my works '' Sona Sahakian, artista visiva

     2021    -  Publication about the exhibition '' Street Photography''  in Hanoi , Vietnam

     2021    -  Publication about the exhibition '' Photographer of the Year in Agora Gallery , New York

     2021    -  Publication about the exhibition  ‘An Exploration of Colour in Portraiture’ in Galleria Meera, London

     2021    -  My photography is in the top 33% Street life in bright colors of 35Awards

     2021    -  My photography is in the top 15% Light painting of 35Awards

     2021    -  An Article '' Kunst in coronatijd '' about my works in the Vruchtenpers

     2021    -  An article '' Alle werken in 2020 afgestudeerde kunststudenten in Het Hem'' about the exhibition ALL INN , Het Hem 

                     Zaandam

     2021    -  An article '' Mega-expositie in Het HEM: "Er mag helaas niemand komen" in Nh nieuws

     2021    -  Publication in ALL INN catalogue

     2021    -  An article '' Overrompelende expo in Het Hem : van mensenratten tot straathonden, helaas alleen via livestream''                             in the newspaper Het Parool                                                                                                  

     2021    -  An article '' 'Girly', confronterend en fel - Lichting 2020  bijt van zich af in Het HEM '' in Metropolis m

     2021    -  Publication in Lost Painters about the exhibition ALL INN , Het Hem, Zaandam

     2021    -  An article '' Massastart ''about the exhibition ALL INN , Het Hem , Zaandam in the newspaper De Volkskrant

     2021    -  Publication about my works on Art Web List

     2021    -  My photographs has been in the top 12% & 25% mobile photography : shadow 2020!

     2021    -  Publication about my artistic pratice on The Net Gallery Magazine