CIVILIAN ARCHITECTURAL MEMORY OF ANKARA 1930-1980 EXHIBITION IS NOW IN İZMIR!!
Within the framework of the 'Project for Research, Documentation and Development of Conservation Measures for Civilian Architectural Culture Heritage in Ankara in the period 1930-1980" implemented at Başkent University, under the leadership of Assoc. Prof. Nuray Bayraktar, a faculty member of Başkent University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Architecture and Design, Department of Architecture, and supported by TUBITAK and Koç University VEKAM; 2 workshops titled "Civilian Architecture in Historiography" and "Civilian Architecture in Conservation" were held, and workshop results were published as books.
Two exhibitions took place titled "Architectural Memory of Ankara: 1930-1980" presenting the results of visual documentation and oral history efforts on residential buildings studied in the project in Ankara and Istanbul . By 19th September the third exhibition will take place at İzmir at the İzmir Branch of Chamber of Architects. .The exhibition intended to draw attention to Ankara's residential buildings from the period 1930-1980, which hitherto received scant interest, to increase awareness about these buildings and their architects, and to share their reproduction processes through their users.