Art and Culture

1st International Culture and Art Meeting awards to NEU students

By Ahmet Abdulaziz ….

Students of the Near East University Faculty of Fine Arts were awarded four prizes: First Prize, Second Prize, EMU Special Prize and MAKAMER Special Prize at the 1st International Culture and Art Meeting Cultural Activities held by Famagusta Women’s Center (MAKAMER).

According to the information provided by the Directorate of Press and Public Relations of Near East University, Bülent Irkad, one of the students of Near East University Plastic Arts Department, won the first prize, İzel Hastunç 2nd prize, Selma Jasmin Devin EMU Special Prize and Zülal Sabiha Beşerler MAKAMER Special Prize at the 1st International Culture and Art Meeting Cultural Activities held by Famagusta Women’s Center, MAKAMER, within the scope of “Women’s Liberation in All Areas”. Nihan Metin’s works were also deemed worthy of exhibition.

The artworks were evaluated by a committee consisting of ceramic artists Gopal Das Shrestha, Dr. Majid Ziyae, Prof. Dr. Sevim Çizer, Northern Cyprus Ceramics Association President Semral Öztan, a representative from MAKAMER and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Banu Çavuşoğlu, the lecturer of the Department of Interior Design.