Favorite Artist Feature

Talking Filmmaking with Director Hayk Matevosyan

Talking Filmmaking with Director Hayk Matevosyan

With his impressive roster of short films and music videos, including his recent debut at several global film festivals, filmmaker Hayk Matevosyan is creating waves in the cinematographic world. Read on to learn about his inspiring journey from a young dreamer during the Nagorno-Karabakh War to an accomplished, talented director and filmmaker pioneering his way through the world of cinema.

Favorite Artist Feature: Talking Hyphenated Identities and Succulents with Alisha Sofia

Favorite Artist Feature: Talking Hyphenated Identities and Succulents with Alisha Sofia

Moonrise's first-ever artist feature showcases the talents and works of Alisha Sofia, an Armenian-American Angeleno who paints, illustrates, and animates beautiful scenes and figures by incorporating aspects of both nature and culture. Read on to hear her discuss her hyphenated identity, Southern Californian succulents, and art mediums.