BEYOĞLU MUNICIPAL ART GALLERIES
Beyoğlu Municipality located in the heart of the cultural center of Istanbul, organises cultural events in different fields of art, undersign to several international art collaborations, gives the opportunity to young artists to exhibit their arts, host many exhibitons of artists at Beyoğlu Municipal Art Gallery and welcomes every year in June more than 60 foreign artists only for the “Intercultural Dialogue Festival”.
Beyoğlu Municipality has 3 main Municipal Art Galleries.
- Beyoğlu Municipal Art Gallery is located on Istiklal Street and has been renovated at the intenational contemporary art galleries standarts. The Gallery host every year more than 20 exhibitons, qualified international art projects and welcomes artists from different countries.
- Beyoğlu Cihangir Municipal Children Atelier and Art Gallery was inaugurated the 23rd of April 2011 in Cihangir, Beyoğlu. Cihangir Art Gallery is not only a space for art exhibitions but also a space for children’s workshops. Cihangir Art Gallery beside its’ exhibition hall owns 5 workshop spaces for children, which gives the opportnity for children to participate to several cultural and artistic workshops.
- Beyoğlu Municipal Youth Center which takes place in the heart of Beyoğlu Art Gallery besides the spaces for workshop has as well an art space, an exhibiton hall which enhance the creation of art.
Mayor Ahmet Misbah Demircan, by undertaking the mission of promoting the capabilities of Beyoğlu Municipality with extensive vision and energetic structures to the highest level in all tracks, and supporting cross-border cooperation in art and culture, has established a significant cultural bridge and created an impact on a visible growth of artistic production and cultural contacts, the world-wide awareness about Turkish Contemporary Art and artists and enhance the intercultural dialogue.
Beyoglu Municipality web site for Art Galleries, please click here.