Greatly anticipated by the international and Turkish art scenes, Contemporary Istanbul Art Fair sponsored by Akbank Private Banking will be held between 16-19 October at Lütfi Kırdar Convention and Exhibition Center- Rumeli Halls.
Contemporary Istanbul is in its third edition this year and is considered the most comprehensive ‘modern and contemporary art event’ in Turkey to date and aims to
play a pivotal role in the global art and cultural scene.
Akbank Private banking is this year’s main sponsor of Contemporary Istanbul, which will be hosting more than 70 galleries from all over the world between the 16th-19th, October at Lütfi Kırdar Convention and Exhibition Center. Akbank is renowned for it’s activities in the field of contemporary art and it’s sponsorship of major art events in Istanbul. Together with Contemporary Istanbul’s guiding principle to galvanize Turkey’s contemporary art scene, this partnership is believed to boost the production and circulation of contemporary art in Turkey today.
Dogan Media group, Contemporary Istanbul’s nationwide media sponsor, has generated a highly effective communication plan for this year’s fair and on an international platform advertisements and news will be published in 28 magazines from 13 countries. 3.5 million readers will be reached by these publications along with Contemporary Istanbul’s main target audience; art professionals (galleries, auctioneers and art critics), artists and collectors.