Past Events
ANAMED 2015-2016 Researchers’ Presentation

The second presentation by ANAMED (Koç University Anatolian Civilizations Research Center) researchers in cooperation with VEKAM, following the first of such presentations which was carried out on 12 December, 2014, took place once again at Ankara Orchard House. The researchers

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November 2015, Friday
Location: Ankara Bağ Evi
XIth International Congress AIECM3 on Medieval and Modern Period Mediterranean Ceramics

Association Internationale pour L’Etude des Céramiques Médiévales et Modernes en Méditerranée (AIECM3) is an association which supports studies on mediaeval and modern period Mediterranean ceramics, and which encourages the researchers to share their experiences and knowledge i

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October 2015, Monday
Location: Suna- İnan Kıraç Akdeniz Medeniyetleri Araştırma Enstitüsü
Ankara: Streets and Citizens From The Ottoman Empire To The Turkish Republic

Ankara: Streets And Citizens From The Ottoman Empire To The Turkish Republic exhibition which was on display at Turkish-American Association between 8 December, 2014 and 2 January, 2015, received great acclaim. The Middle Eastern Societies (1918-1939): Challenges, Changes and T

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October 2015, Thursday
Location: ODTÜ Kültür Kongre Merkezi
Monthly VEKAM Conferences – FALL Semester

The addresses by specialists on a number of fields take place at Yapı Kredi Bank conference hall in Kızılay, on the 3rd Thursday of each month.

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September 2015, Tuesday
Location: Yapı Kredi Bank Building
A Monumental Work from Mongolia, the Vast Country

Within the framework of the symposium 'Cultural Encounters in Anatolia in the Middle Ages: Ilkhanids in Anatolia', an exhibition depicting traditional Mongol lifestyle is set up in a Mongol Tent placed in the garden of the house, with pieces from Şahika-Nuri Yıldırım collection

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May 2015, Friday
Location: Ankara Bağ Evi
Cultural Encounters in Anatolia in the Middle Ages: Ilkhanids in Anatolia

From 2014 on, VEKAM holds annual international symposia titled Cultural Encounters in Anatolia in the Middle Ages, to tell the tale of various Anatolian civilizations, and to support research in this field.

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May 2015, Wednesday
Location: Ankara Bağ Evi
Ottoman Empire from the 19th Century to the 20th: Struggle

The exhibition 'Ottoman Empire from the 19th Century to the 20th: Struggle - Collectors' Selection' organized to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Turkish victory at Gallipoli opened its gates with the cooperation of Koç University, Vehbi Koç Ankara Studies Research Center (

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April 2015, Thursday
Location: Çankaya Belediyesi Çağdaş Sanatlar Merkezi
KOÇ-KAM Research Awards: Studies on Women and Social Gender

Koç University Social Gender and Women Studies and Applied Research Center (KOÇ-KAM) Research Awards Program began in 2011-2012, with the support of Koç Foundation, with a view to encouraging and supporting social gender studies on Türkiye, and raising awareness about social ge

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April 2015, Thursday
Location: Ankara Bağ Evi
Information Literacy Training Program

Information literacy training program aims, in broad terms, to enhance the information literacy skills of graduate students who take part in the program. In this context, it intends to contribute to enabling the students in their efforts to search for, access to, assess, use, c

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March 2015, Thursday
Location: Ankara Bağ Evi
VEKAM Conferences 2015

The addresses by specialists on a number of fields take place at Yapı Kredi Bank conference hall in Kızılay, on the 3rd Thursday of each month.

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December 2014, Wednesday
Location: Yapı Kredi Bankası Konferans Salonu
New Research Projects: Architectural History and Culture in the Byzantine and Ottoman Periods

Never shying away from cooperation with entities and organizations engaged in efforts running parallel to its own research projects on Ankara and its surroundings in line with its mission, VEKAM organized the "New Research Projects: Architecture, History and Culture in Byzantin

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December 2014, Thursday
Location: Ankara Bağ Evi
Ankara: Streets and Citizens from the Ottoman Empire to the Turkish Republic

The exhibition of the photos from researcher Nezih Başgelen's collection as well as from VEKAM's archives, under the curatorship of Murat Akar, aims to draw attention through photos and post cards to the people of the capital in the midst of their daily life, living in Ankara,

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December 2014, Sunday
Location: Türk-Amerikan Derneği (TAD)