From 27th of October to 23rd of November, 2017
Riga Congress Centre
K. Valdemara street 5, Riga, LV- 1050
Event is free to attend.
For the first time in Latvia within the anticipated annual project RUMI FEST “Turkish Culture Days” will be hosted. Exhibition of Turkish Contemporary Classical Art by Destegül will be second art series within the festival. This is a rare unique opportunity to witness authentic art works of renowned Turkish masters, true gems of today’s contemporary art scene.
Destegül (Fine Arts Centre) was established 20 years ago in Konya, (Turkey) where students under the patronage of masters learn the craftsmanship of traditional Turkish art and sharpen their skill within various disciplines including: ornamentation, miniature, calligraphy, ebru, hand painted ceramic crafts. For this exposition Destegül will be presenting a collection of 75 pieces of art that will be cautiously curated by renowned master Ali Kemal Kakan. The artists from Destegül will be hosting a masterclass during the exhibition where they will be showing their techniques and creation process of their work.