20 Jan THE FIRST STEP TOWARDS REJUVENATING ART IN TURKEY, AND RAISING AWARENESS OF ART LOVERS
Ali Güreli, Chairman of Contemporary Istanbul and Prof. Dr. Aylin Seçkin, Faculty Member in Economy Department of Istanbul Bilgi University will announce the results of “Contemporary Istanbul Visitor Survey” through a press conference.
Bringing together the best examples of Turkish and international contemporary artworks, Contemporary Istanbul hosted more than 74,000 visitors in its 13th edition between September 19-23 with Akbank as main sponsor. On the same dates, Prof. Dr. Aylin Seçkin, the Faculty Member in Economy Department of Istanbul Bilgi University and her students performed a face-to-face survey with approximately 1300 visitors that explored Contemporary Istanbul. This significant source has become an important first step taken for rejuvenating art in Turkey and raising awareness among art.
Results to be shared at the press conference to be held on Tuesday, January 22 2019 will create a source for an academic project as the first field study of license-degree students.
Venue: Istanbul Bilgi University, santralistanbul Campus, Energy Museum Seminar Hall
Date: Tuesday, January 22 2019
09.30 ‐ 10.00 Registration and Welcoming
10.00 ‐ 11.00 Event