Grigor Khanjyan is one of the most prominent Armenian artists. He was born and studied in Yerevan. Khanjyan is most famous for his art works in historical genre but he also created portraits, landscapes and still life paintings. Among his prominent art works are ‘Armenian alphabet” (1980-1981), “Vardanank” (1980-1981), “Bread in the mountains” (1972), etc. Khanjyan’s art works are presented in the National Gallery of Armenia and in the Cafesjian Centre for the Arts.