Hasmik Hovhannisyan was born on 2 October 1953, Yerevan, Armenia.
In 1973-1978 studied at the Yerevan Institute of Fine Arts and Drama in the faculty of Painting.
Since 1996 a member of the Union of Painters of the Republic of Armenia
A participant of the state and regional exhibitions since 1978 and has held several private exhibitions.
In 1995 participated in the "Canvases of the Armenian Artists" contest-exhibition organized by the UNDP, held at the UN office in Yerevan.
In 1998, her artworks were exhibited in the city of Spokane, Washington and in 2000 in Los-Angeles, California, USA.
In 1998 participated in the art exhibition in Moscow on the theme "Ararat and Noy", where her artworks were highly assessed by the Moscow press.