The Art of Weights and Measures Online Exhibition Tour

Teachers

  • November 24, 2021 / 20:30

Teachers will explore Suna and İnan Kıraç Foundation’s Anatolian Weights and Measures Collection's The Art of Weights and Measures exhibition in the digital environment, learning more about the works of art in a guided tour. The exhibition aims to explore, through the eyes of civilizations, gods, merchants, master craftsmen, and their apprentices from the 2nd millennium BC to the present day, how weights and measures have shaped economies, cultures, and intercultural relations, their impact on social dynamics of trust, and their journey towards becoming standardized units. 

Related exhibition: The Art of Weights and Measures

Capacity: 80 participants  

The event is free of charge. Reservation is required.
The event will take place on the Zoom Meeting application.
Participants will be issued participation certificates via e-mail at the end of the event.

Our quota is full, thank you for your interest.

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Postcard Nudes

Postcard Nudes

The various states of viewing nudity entered the Ottoman world on postcards before paintings. These postcards appeared in the 1890s, and became widespread in the 1910s, following the proclamation of the Second Constitutional Monarchy, traveling from hand to hand, city to city. 

The Big Country

The Big Country

When the Royal Academy of Arts offered Stephen Chambers the opportunity to produce new work for a focused exhibition in the Weston Rooms of the Main Galleries, Chambers turned to print and the possibilities it offered.

Chlebowski’s Sultan

Chlebowski’s Sultan

This is one of Stanisław Chlebowski’s larger canvasses dealing with themes other than battles; only Ottoman Life at the Sweet Waters now at the Istanbul Military Museum can compare with it in size.