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- 31 January 2002 (Closing date)
art of miniature painting reached its apotheosis in Turkey in the 16th
century. Two main styles were popular, namely the Persian and the Ottoman
style. While the Persian style is rich in ornamentation and very fine
details, the Ottoman style is straight forward and easy to follow. Küsav,
the Foundation for Fine Arts and Cultural Heritage, is promoting a competition
open to all Fine Arts, Graphic Design and Architecture students entitled.
The aim is to revive the art of miniature painting by using this art
form to depict present-day themes. A4 size drawings, paintings or
watercolours must be submitted to Küsav, 24-26 Köybaşı Cad. Yeniköy,
80870 Istanbul, not later than 31st January 2002. The winners will
be contacted by February 14th. Work submitted will not be returned.
Please make sure your name, address, e-mail and telephone number are
clearly indicated on the back of your submission. The winner of the
first prize may be offered the opportunity of doing some art work for
a forthcoming book. Selected entries will be exhibited in an art gallery
Dr. Yıldız University
Dr. Istanbul University
Dr. Istanbul Technical University
First Price : 500.000.000 TL.
Second Price : 300.000.000 TL.
Third Price : 200.000.000 TL.
- 1 February - 18 February 2002
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