Art and Culture

Art and Print Exhibition of Turkish Artists at Near East University

By Ahmet Abdulaziz…..

90 art pieces of 14 Academician Artists entitled “Art and Print Exhibition of Turkish Artists” are presently on display at  the Exhibition Hall of Faculty of Communication of Near East University.

The pieces of art were created at print workshops of the Faculty of Fine Arts and Design of the University The pieces will later be added to the inventory of Cyprus Museum of Modern Art. and therefore be preserved for future generations.

According to the press release issued by the Near East University, Minister Hasan Taçoy, who inaugurated the exhibition,  stated in his speech, that it was significant to conduct cross-country cooperation and that the first steps to this cooperation was through social and cultural integration. He added that the social and cultural understanding between two countries and the development of this understanding began in this way and then came commercial, customs, monetary and political cooperation.

Furthermore, he expressed that thanks to Near East University, it was a joy to catch up with Turkic countries which have similar cultures. In fact, he stated that these were opportunities for our country to be promoted and also increase chances of further operations. In this regard, the Minister expressed that he wished to express gratitude to the Günsel family for making this possible.

The exhibition, which includes oil-paintings, acrylic, prints, metal engravings, screen printing, monotypes, can be visited until 15th June 2019 during the hours of 08:00-16.00.