September 27, 2023
Silicone sculptures will be kept alive in Nicosia Silicone sculptures will be kept alive in Nicosia

Silicone sculptures will be kept alive in Nicosia

The historical and cultural symbols of the TRNC will be kept alive at the Walled City Museum in Nicosia with their hyperrealist silicon sculptures.

TRNC (İGFA) – In Nicosia {4 } The Walled City Museum will keep the names of the Turkish Cypriot culture’s historical and cultural life alive with its hyperrealist silicon sculptures. In the collection to be exhibited at the Walled City Museum, TRNC Founding President Rauf Raif Denktaş, the symbolic name of Turkish aviation, who came to support the Turkish Air Force’s Erenköy Struggle in Cyprus in 1964 and was martyred by inhuman treatment, air pilot captain Cengiz Topel and In addition to Mehmet Ertuğ, who is an important symbol of the Turkish Cypriot shadow play, there will be many names who have shaped the Turkish Cypriot culture in different fields.

Head of Near East Museums Department Prof. Dr. Ali Efdal Özkul said that they want to bring these names, who are among the important symbols of the history and culture of Cyprus, alive in the Walled City Museum, and bring them together with young generations and keep them alive for centuries. Stating that one of the most important missions of the Walled City Museum, which was established with the initiatives of Günsel Family and Near East University, is to protect the Nicosia city culture and the cultural values ​​of the Turkish Cypriot Community and to transfer it to the future. Dr. Ali Efdal Özkul said, “We want to ensure that the personalities who have left their mark in the history and culture of Cyprus remain for the future not only with their epic stories but also with their realistic sculptures. {2nd}

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