His exhibition titled, “Uncovering Armenia” a photographer’s journey of self-discovery and identification, takes an extraordinary glimpse into the world of Armenia seen through his eyes.
Avo Markarian is a Jordanian-Armenian commercial and creative photographer, specializing in an array of motion and still photography. As the son of a photographer, Avo started his carrel assisting his father, Moses, in 1997. Twenty years later, Avo has built a reputation as one of the best event, advertising and commercial photographers in Jordan and his work has been published in local and international magazines and news outlets.
Recently, his work has grown to include larger-scale corporate and customized events and multi-media productions. He relishes trying to capture both the individuals’ and corporates’ perspectives, ethos, and spirit in the shots he takes of them. As a student of photography, he lives and works by the principle of “capturing the soul of every moment”. His pursuit of new experiences and practices pushes him to consistently evolve his vision and skills, while always reminding himself that his camera is an extension of him to carry with curiosity, humor and focus.