The artist was born on July 28, 1957 in Etchmiadzin, Armenia. In 1977, after graduating from the School of Fine Arts F. Terlemezyan in Yerevan, continued his education at the Academy of Fine Arts in Yerevan under the direction of Prof. Ara Biekaryan, who had a profound influence on the further work of the young artist. The next period of life Gagik Parsamyan connected with participating in numerous exhibitions. Since 1988 he is a member of the Union of Artists of Armenia and since 2007, admitted to Association of Polish Artist and Designers. In 1989 he was appointed curator of the National Gallery of Armenia branch in Etchmiadzin. Numerous of works is located in National Galleries as well as in private collections.