HPA 2013 Architecture Documentary Award-Churches in Armenia
By Hristo Dimitrov（保加利亚 / Bulgaria）
Time: June 2-15, 2012
Place: Geghard Monastery and Noravank Monastery, Armenia
The monastery of Geghard is a unique architectural construction in the Kotayk Province of Armenia, being partially carved out of the adjacent mountain, surrounded by cliffs. Noravank is a 13th century Armenian monastery, located 122km from Yerevan in a narrow gorge made by the Amaghu River, near the city of Yeghegnadzor, Armenia.