Countdown began for 5th ARTANKARA International Contemporary Art Fair which brings together Turkey’s and worlds leading galleries, artists, art lovers, associations and instutions.
4th ARTANKARA International Contemporary Art Fair, held in 2018, to explore the innovative side of contemporary art from Turkey and many countries of the world to exhibit the works of artists, art movements of the market on behalf of the gain; became the meeting point of art lovers, collectors.
The fair will be open for visitors between 10:00 a.m and 20:00 p.m on March 14-17, 2019.
The theme of the ARTANKARA will be ‘’ WOMEN ‘’ in 2019
ARTANKARA along with gathering a significantly enhanced list of emerging and established galleries ,artist,artlovers and art-collectors from Turkey and abroad , endevaors to re-make Ankara ‘’ The Capital Of Art As Well’’ as it used to be upon foundation of the Republic
ARTANKARA 2017 ‘’Artist Honor Award’’ was given to Adnan TURANI who we lost in 2016 and was presented by Murat BALKAN to his son Can TURANİ.
The award for the contribution to art was given by Kürşat TÜZMEN to Portakal Çiçeği International Plastic Arts Colony, Ahmet ŞAHİN; thanks for their contributions to art.
In 2018, the company was given the Contribution Award for Art, the Mustafa Ayaz Foundation Plastic Arts Museum, and the Artist Honor Awards for his daughter Yasemin Devrimci on behalf of Turan Erol and Gencay Kasapçı.
In ARTANKARA, which was built on an area of 10.000m2 in 2018, 110 galleries and art institutions, organizations and art initiatives were participated in ARTANKARA where artworks, sculptures, ceramics, original prints, photographs, installations and conceptual works of art were included. This year, involving galleries from 12 countries, including Turkey, are exhibited at the exhibition of the works of 650 artists of 37 countries and more than 3,000 works of art by the artist met the 43,000 art lovers.