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Famagusta International Art Festival

Famagusta International Art Festival

March 12
12:18 2018

An exhibition of painting for the International Famagusta Art Festival, organised by the Municipality of Famagusta, opened at Rauf Raif Denktas Culture and Congress Palace.

According to a statement from the Gaziğmağus Municipality, the work of 24 artists from Bulgaria, Ethiopia, Ukraine, Azerbaijan, Serbia, Kazakhstan, Egypt, Russia, Jordan, India, Uzbekistan, Turkey and the TRNC.

A series of workshops by the guest artists was held over the past week.

Speaking at the opening event, Governor of Famagusta Dürdane Acı, stated that despite the embargoes imposed on the TRNC, art had managed to overcome these barriers and artists from 11 foreign countries were introduced into North Cyprus.