Turkish Embassy in Washington, D.C.

Embassy Announcement

"the Sign Of War On Arts In The Turkish State" Panel, Exhibition, And Concert , 12.01.2009

GAZİ UNIVERSITY FACULTY OF FINE ARTS
THE SIGNS OF WARS ON ARTS IN THE TURKISH STATE

in memoriam of Fallen

APRIL 27, 2009
GAZI UNIVERSITY
ANKARA

PANEL: MİMAR KEMALEDDİN HALL
EXHIBITION: GAZİ RESİM HEYKEL (ART) MUSEUM
CONCERT: GAZİ CONCERT HALL
 
Gazi University Faculty of Fine Arts; with the contributions of Gazi University Faculty of Education Department of Education of Fine Arts (Painting-Music), United Nations High Commissariat for Refugees (UNHCR), TRT Directorate General Agency of Music and GESAM; is organizing an activity “The Signs of Wars on Arts in The Turkish State", including a panel, an exhibition and a concert, on April 27th, 2009.

By a lexical statement, war can be defined as "armed conflict that states engage in, by cutting adrift the diplomatic relationships". Accordingly, by the term 'war', annihilation, death, injury, deformation, cruelty, torment, aggression, banishment, sanctuary and naturaliy human rights are reminded.

This activity themed "The Signs of Wars on Arts in The Turkish State" is
aiming to draw attention on the contumacy of The Turks whose homelands are distracted, forced to leave their homelands, deportated, being genocided, died a martyr, wonded; and their rebel on behalf of human rights and revolt against affliction.

This activity is being organized for splitting the feelings of the artists who had experienced the pain of war or understand the feelings of his cognates to a wide crew, and proper for the accretion of all artists and intellectuals.

We hope your participation to the activity at Gazi University central campus at 27th of April, 2009.

Prof. Dr. Alev Çakmakoğlu KURU
Gazi University Dean, Faculty of Fine Arts


 
ACTIVITIES

PANEL
Date : Monday, April 27, 2009
Time: 14:00
Place: Gazi University, Mimar Kemaleddin Hall
The panel is aimed to be organized by the contribution of the participants from Iraq, Meskhetia, East Turkestan, Karabagin, the Balkans and Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus. The participants will assess their experiences about the theme and evaluate the effects and reflections of these experiences on their art. The candidate participants should fiil up the attached FORM-1 and send to senayinanan@yahoo.com at the latest 1st of February, 2009. The panelists will be determined by the Panel Selector Council.

EXHIBITION
Date : Monday, April 27, 2009
Time: 18:00
Place: Gazi University, Resim-Heykel (Art) Museum
The exhibition will consist of the works of artists in the Turkish State who had experienced or felt the war, violence and grievance. The candidate participants, appropriate by the exhibition specifications, should fill up the attached FORM 2 and send to mehtappazarlioqlu@yahoo.com with the photographs of their artworks, at the latest 20th of January, 2009. The exhibited artworks will be determined by the Exhibition Selector Council

CONCERT
Date: Monday, April 27, 2009
Time: 20:00
Place: Gazi Concert Hall
The aim of the concert is to submit samples of the synergy of the pains under the shadow of the wars, with lyrics and music. The candidate participants of this activity organized by TRT Music Agency, should fill up the attached FORM-1 and send to mehtappazarlioglu@yahoo.com with the lyrics, notes and stories of the original public folksongs they want to suggest, at the latest 20th of January, 2009. The vocalized folksongs will be determined by the Concert Selector Council.
 
FORM 1
PANEL / CONCERT APPLICATION FORM
1. NAME, SURNAME
2. ADRESS
TELEPHONE (BUSINESS) TELEPHONE (HOME OR GSM) : FAX E-MAIL
SPEECH BRIEF / STORY TEXT: (Max 250 words)


Participation
• The exhibition is proper for artworks in painting, sculpture, ceramics, photography, installation, video (DVD) and documentary.
• The participants can apply both to the exhibition and the panel.
• The length of the paintings in the exhibition should not be more than 200 cm and the works should be delivered as ready to be exhibited.
• The locality and display features of the 30 works like installation, sculpture or ceramics, should be considered by the artist. The restrictive judgement about this item is the Selective Council's right.
• Every kind of material usage in the works is free.
Delivery of the Works
• The high resolution photographs or images of the works (min. 300 dpi) written on a CD, technical details and resumes should be sent to mehtappazarlioqlu@yahoo.com, at the latest 20th of February, 2009.
• The letters of acceptance vvill be sent to the artists in 15 days by e-mail.
• The accepted vvorks vvlll be documented by a catalog.
• The accepted vvorks vvill be delivered by hand or by cargo at the latest 17th of April, 2009. The artists are responsible for possible damages about cargo delivery. The dravvback of the works will be organized under the control of the Exhibition Organization Council by cargo or by hand. The responsibility and charge of the dravvback belongs to the artist.
• The attached FORM-2 should be completed and attached to the back side of the work.

Artwork Collecting Center
• Gazi University, Faculty of Education, Department of Fine Arts Education, Major Field
of Study of Painting Education Teknikokullar / ANKARA
Gazi Üniversitesi Gazi Eğitim Fakültesi Güzel Sanatlar Eğitimi Bölümü Resim-iş Eğitimi Anabilim Dalı Teknikokuliar/ ANKARA
 
Other Facts
• Ali of the participant artists, will be supposed to accept the content of this specification.
• About the topics that the specification does not include, the decisions of the Organizatlon Council is authoritativa.
 
FORM-2
Name - Surname of the
Artist
Nationality
Name
Technical Details:
Dimensions:
Production Year:

For Communication
Adress:

Telephone:
E-Mail:
 ( ) I'll deliver by hand
 ( ) Send to the adress belovv by cargo
ADRESS: 
 
 ( ) Send to the adress below in Ankara
ADRESS:
 

ORGANIZATION COUNCIL
Prof. Dr. Alev Çakmakoğlu KURU - Dean, Gazi University, Faculty of Fine Arts
Ass. Prof. Dr. Sema BİLİCİ - Deputy Dean, Gazi University, Faculty of Fine Arts
Ass. Prof. Sansal ERDİNÇ - Deputy Dean, Gazi University, Faculty of Fine Arts
Ass. Prof. Dr. Meltem DEMİRCİ KATIRANCI - Gazi University, Faculty of Education, Department of Fine Arts Education
Lecturer Ali HERİSCİ - Gazi University, Faculty of Education, Department of Fine Arts Education

ASSOCIATIONS AND THEIR DEPUTATION
Mlchel GAUDE - UN High Commissionerfor Refugees (UNHCR),
Türkiye Delegate Deniz ÇAKMAKOĞLU - TRT Directorate General Agency of IMusic, President
Doç. Dr. Mehmet BAŞBUĞ- GESAM, Member of Executive Committee

COUNSELLING COUNCIL
Prof. Dr. Alev Çakmakoğlu KURU - Dean, Gazi University, Faculty of Fine Arts
Prof. Tansel TÜRKDOĞAN - Head, Gazi University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Department of Painting
Prof. Dr.Nihat BOYDAŞ - Head, Gazi University, Faculty of Education, Department of Education of Fine Arts
Prof. Hülya İz BÖLÜKOĞLU - Head, Gazi University, Faculty of Education, Department of Education of Fine Arts, Majör Field of Study of Painting Education
Assoc. Prof. Sadık ÖZÇELİK - Head, Gazi University, Faculty of Education, Department of Education of Fine Arts, Major Field of Study of Music Education

PANEL SELECTOR COUNCIL
Prof.Dr.Zahide İMER - Gazi University, Faculty of Industrial Arts
Doç.Dr.Serap  BUYURGAN   -  Gazi   University,   Faculty  of  Education,   Department  of Education of Fine Arts
Ass. Prof. Dr. Gonca YAYAN - Gazi University, Faculty of Education, Department of Education of Fine Arts
Ass.  Prof.  Dr.  Nuran  SAY  -  Gazi  University,  Faculty of Education,  Department of Education of Fine Arts
Ass. Prof. Dr. Güzin Altan AYRANCIOĞLU - Gazi University, Faculty of Education, Department of Education of Fine Arts
Ass. Prof. Dr. Meliha YILMAZ - Gazi University, Faculty of Education, Department of Education of Fine Arts
Ass. Prof. Şule ATILGAN - Gazi University, Faculty of Fine Arts
Lecturer Alper ÇALGÜNER - Gazi University, Faculty of Fine Arts
 
EXHIBITION SELECTOR COUNCIL
Prof. Dr. Alev Çakmakoğlu KURU - Gazi University, Faculty of Fine Arts
Prof.Mehmet YILMAZ - Gazi University, Faculty of Fine Arts
Prof.Şeniz AKSOY - Gazi University, Faculty of Education, Department of Education of Fine Arts
Prof.Güler AKALAN - Gazi University, Faculty of Education, Department of Education of Fine Arts
Prof.Nur GÖKBULUT - Gazi University, Faculty of Education, Department of Education of Fine Arts
Assoc. Prof. Cebrail ÖTGÜN - Gazi University, Faculty of Fine Arts

EXHIBITION ORGANIZATION COUNCIL
Ass.   Prof.   Esat  ARPACI   -   Gazi   University,   Faculty  of  Education,   Department  of
Education of Fine Arts
Ass. Prof. Dr.Teoman ÇIĞŞAR - Gazi University, Faculty of Education, Department of
Education of Fine Arts
Inst. Azimet KARAMAN - Gazi University, Resim Heykel (Art) Museum Director
Res Ass. Fatih VAROL - Gazi University, Faculty of Education, Department of Education of Fine Arts
Res. Ass. Banu İnanç UYAN - Gazi University, Faculty of Fine Arts
Res. Ass. Ceyda ALPARSLAN - Gazi University, Faculty of Fine Arts
Res. Ass. Deniz Onur ERMAN - Gazi University, Faculty of Fine Arts
Res.   Ass.   Veysel   ŞAYLI   -   Gazi   University,   Faculty  of  Education,   Department  of Education of Fine Arts

CONCERT ORGANIZATION AND SELECTOR COUNCIL
Deniz ÇAKMAKOĞLU - TRT Directorate General Agency of Music, President
Altan DEMİREL - TRTTurkish Folk Music and Dances, Director
Cihat GENCER - TRTTurkish Classical Music, Director
Lecturer Abdullah  SÖZEN   -  Gazi   University,   Faculty of Education,Department of Education of Fine Arts

GRAPHIC DESIGN COUNCIL
Ass. Prof. Sansal ERDİNÇ - Gazi University, Faculty of Fine Arts
Ass. Prof. Çiğdem DEMİR - Gazi University, Faculty of Fine Arts
Inst. Özden Pektaş TURGUT - Gazi University, Faculty of Fine Arts
Ress. Ass.  Dilek TÜTÜNCÜ - Gazi  University,  Faculty of Education,  Department of Education of Fine Arts


SECRETARIAT
Res. Ass. Şenay İnanan KAYIR - Gazi University, Faculty of Fine Arts
senayinanan@yahoo.com
Res. Ass. Mehtap PAZARLIOGLU - Gazi University, Faculty of Education, Department of Education of Fine Arts mehtappazarliogluca@yahoo.com