1972 Born in Yerevan, Armenia.
1989 Studied at Panos Terlemezian Arts College, Yerevan.
1991 Studied at Yerevan State Academy of Fine Arts (the art studio of the renowned painter Eduard Isabekian).
1999 Member of Artists’ Union of Armenia.
Since 2006 Lecturer in Yerevan State Academy of Fine Arts.
Since 2012 Arthur Sharafian's artworks have been displayed in numerous group exhibitions.
Some of his paintings are exhibited in Spain, USA, China and kept in private collections.
- Colors of Armenia - 2006 in The Embassy of Armenia / Rome / Italy
- Cinema and Theatre - 1999 in International exhibition / Yerevan / Armenia
- “Chis” - 1996 in Gallery “Chis” / Murcia / Spain