7 artists gather for int’l symposium in Data

Seven painters and sculptors from Turkey, Russia and Bulgaria are currently in the southwestern coastal town of Datandca, where they have gathered for an international art symposium at the Knidos International Culture and Art Academy (UKKSA).
Founded in 2010 by the local Culture and Art Society of Knidos, the academy and its annual symposium have hosted artists from over 50 countries to date.
This yearand’s symposium runs for 10 days, the Dogan news agency reported on Thursday.
UKKSA is located in the YakakandOy neighborhood of Datandca. The works created as part of the symposium, most of them either site-specific works or works inspired by Datandca, will remain in the academy, Dogan said.

SOURCE: Today’s Zaman