Robert Hovakimyan (HOVAKIM) was born in 1966 in Kapan, Armenia. From an early age he devoted himself to painting and drawing.
Since 1986, Robert Hovakimyan lives and works V. St. Petersburg.
From 1987 to 1989 he studied one of the most famous artists of the Russian avant-garde, student of the Vitebsk Studio of Marc Chagall
artist Solomon Gershov.
From 1986 to 1989 — Leningrad College of industrial arts. Mukhina.
1993 — cooperation with Institute of Material and Artistic Culture.
2002 — member of the Creative Union of artists of Russia (IFA).
2005 — starred in the feature film by Hungarian filmmaker Istvan Zalizyaka «Liberator of birds. Cloud. Wind"
2006 — awarded the silver medal of the Russian Academy of Arts.
Party more 100выставок in Russia and abroad.
Robert Hovakimyan are in collections;
The Museum Of Modern Art Of Armenia.
The Museum Of Sergey Parajanov In Yerevan. Armenia
Museum of Contemporary Art ERARTA in St. Petersburg. Russia
The Assembly of the Church of SV. Brigid new Karleby. Finland
The collection of creative Union of Russian artists (IFA) St. Petersburg. Russia
The meeting hotel PARK INN St. Petersburg. Russia
In the collection of H. Y. Temirkanov St. Petersburg. Russia
As well as in other private collections in Russia, USA, Germany, France, Austria,
Holland, Belgium, Switzerland, Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Norway.