11 - 12 April 2019

Akdeniz University International Graduate Student Symposium Of Art And Design


The Modern Era has witnessed that academic branches of Art and Design have undergone a series of radical transformations and thus evolved and improved as a reaction to and as stimulation behind great societal events and phenomena. Nowadays, the narrownig and withering boundaries between the artistic branches have paved the way for that new research fields and topics of inquiry have come together under the general umbrella of “Art and Design”. In this context, with the purpose of bringing young researchers from schools and institutions of Art and Design together, a symposium entitled as International Graduate Student Symposium of Art and Design is planned to be hosted by Akdeniz University Graduate School of Fine Arts between April 11-12, 2019.

It is anticipated that thanks to this student symposium a great deal of research-based studies will be exchanged and ideas fostered within a participative enviroment. A book will also be published at the end of the symposium, including the works and presentations exhibited throughout the activity. And each participant will be given certificate of participation for their exhibitions and oral presentations.

– Painting, Original Printing, Sculpture, Architecture, Photography, Cinema, Ceramics, Glass, Performing Arts, Theater, Music, Dance, Textile, Stage and Costume Design, Graphic Design, Traditional Turkish Arts, Environment and Space Design, Ecological Arts, New Media and Digital Arts…

– Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art, Literature of Art Criticism, Art Psychology, Sociology of Art, Anthropology of Art, Art Policies, Art Economy and Management, Art Theories, Trends and Cults in Art, Art and Public Space…

  • Only full text submissions will be accepted.
  • For submissions for abstracts: bilgi@sanatvetasarimsempozyumu.com
  • Abstracts will be in Turkish and English, the text should be minimum 200 maximum 300 words.
  • Presentations in Turkish and in English will both be accepted.
  • Each applicant can submit only one presentation.
  • Participation fee includes certicate of participation, proceedings books, For those presentations with more than one authors, only the responsible
  • author will be given the proceedings book.
  • Please see the attachment for spelling policies. All submissions should be arranged in accordance with the American Psychological Association (APA) system.
  • Each artist can submit only one work.
  • Long edge of the works should be no more than 100 cm.
  • Please see the appendix-1 should be filled and attacth to the work.
  • Works must be sent in accordance with the exhibition forms and supported by visual items with different angels. (no more than five items)
  • Exhibition participation fee is 75 TL. (For those presenting participators it is 50 TL.)
  • All participants of exhibition will be given certificate of participation.
  • Exhibition will be evaluated by the Jury. Therefore, images of the works must be sent to the bilgi@sanatvetasarimsempozyumu.com no later than 22 March 2019. Works that send after the deadline will not be accepted.
  • Those works elected by the Jury should be sent by cargo or submitted by hand between the days 01-08 April 2019 to the following address: “Akdeniz Üniversitesi, Güzel Sanatlar Fakültesi Dumlupınar Bulvarı 07058 Kampüs / Antalya / Türkiye”. The cost of insurence and shipping belongs to the applicant.
  • Return will be after 27 April 2019. Cost and responsibilty of the shipping will belong to the artist.
  • Participants will also be able to get their works directly by hand in the last day of symposium and in following 5 working days as well.

Important Dates

Deadline of Abstract Submission : 01 March 2019
Announcement of Accepted Presentations : 08 March 2019
Deadline of Payment : 22 March 2019
Announcement of Symposium Programme :
Symposium Dates : 11 - 12 April 2019
Full-Text Submission :
Deadline for Exhibition Images : 08-22 March 2019
Announcement of Selected Works : 29 March 2019
Delivery of the Selected Works : 01-08 April 2019
Dates of Exhibition: 11 - 12 April 2019
Dealine for Exhibition and Musical Performance Payment 02 April 2019
Deadline for Musical Performance 02 April 2019
Presentation Fee
Exhibition Fee
Musical Performance Fee
Presentation + Exhibition or Musical Performance Fee

Symposium Committee

Honory President of Symposium
Prof. Dr. Mustafa ÜNAL
(Akdeniz University Rectorate)
Syposium Organization Committee
  • Prof. Dr. Osman ERAVŞAR
  • Prof. Dr. Sibel PAŞAOĞLU
  • Prof. Dr. Fatih BAŞBUĞ
  • Prof. Dr. Cengiz ŞENGÜL
  • Doç. Dr. Aydın ZOR
  • Dr. Öğr. Üyesi Menekşe Suzan TEKER
  • Dr. Öğr. Üyesi Enver GÜNER
Symposium Exhibition Committee
  • Prof. Fatma AKYÜREK - Türkiye
  • Prof. Jacques KAUFMANN - Fransa
  • Prof. Rahmi AKSUNGUR - Türkiye
  • Prof. Dr. Alexander van ECK - Hollanda
  • Prof. Kaan CANDURAN - Türkiye
  • Prof. Stalbek BAKTIGULOV - Kırgızistan
  • Prof. Michael MOORE - İrlanda
  • Prof. Dr. M. Biret TAVMAN ERTUĞRUL - Türkiye
  • Prof. Dr. Velislav Velichkov MINEKOV - Bulgaristan
  • Doç. Ardan ERGÜVEN - Türkiye
  • Doç. Ruhi KONAK - Türkiye
Syposium Art and Science Committee
  • Prof. Dr. Sibel PAŞAOĞLU
  • Prof. Dr. M. Fadıl SÖZEN
  • Prof. Dr. Nihan YAĞIŞAN
  • Prof. Michael MOORE
  • Prof. Dr. Velislav Velichkov MINEKOV
  • Prof. Stalbek BAKTIGULOV
  • Prof. Dr. Halil YOLERİ
  • Prof. Mustafa AĞATEKİN
  • Prof. Jacques KAUFMANN
  • Prof. Bilgihan UZUNER
  • Prof. Emel ŞÖLENAY
  • Prof. Rahmi ATALAY
  • Prof. Tuğrul Emre FEYZOĞLU
  • Prof. Rahmi AKSUNGUR
  • Prof. Dr. Canan DELİDUMAN
  • Prof. Yuristanbek SHIGAEV AITIEV
  • Prof. Dr. Roza AMANOVA
  • Prof. Dr. Turan SAĞER
  • Prof. Dr. Alexander van ECK
  • Prof. Dr. Alaattin CANBAY
  • Prof. Dr. Armağan ELÇİ
  • Prof. Dr. Mustafa USLU
  • Prof. Dr. Gülseren Şendur ATABEK
  • Prof. Dr. Ümit ATABEK
  • Prof. Lale DİLBAŞ
  • Prof. Dr. Ahmet SINAV
  • Prof. Dr. M. Biret TAVMAN ERTUĞRUL
  • Prof. Dr. Abdullah KARAÇAĞ
  • Prof. Dr. Enis Timuçin TAN
  • Prof.Dr. M.Demet ULUSOY
  • Prof. Burcu KARABEY
  • Prof. Erol TURGUT
  • Doç. Oğuz HAŞLAKOĞLU
  • Doç. Dr. Togay ŞENALP
  • Doç. Musa KÖKSAL
  • Doç. Dr. Filiz ÇEVİK TAN
  • Doç. Dr. Erhun ŞENGÜL
  • Doç. Esra SAĞLIK
  • Doç. Dr. Gökmen ÖZMENTEŞ
  • Doç. Kemal TİZGÖL
  • Doç. Kamuran Özlem SARNIÇ
  • Doç. Uğur GÜNAY YAVUZ
  • Doç. Dr. Zehra YİĞİT
  • Doç. Dr. Serhat YENER
  • Doç. Dr. Semih BÜYÜKKOL
  • Doç. Dr. Emet EGEMEN
  • Doç. Nevin YAVUZ AZERİ
  • Doç. Anarbek İBRAYEV
  • Dr. Öğr. Üyesi Babacan TAŞDEMİR
  • Dr. Öğr. Üyesi Rana İĞNECİ SÜZEN
  • Dr. Öğr. Üyesi Neyir DEREOĞLU
  • Dr. Öğr. Üyesi Betül KARAKAYA
  • Dr. Öğr. Üyesi Mehmet SAĞ
  • Dr. Öğr. Üyesi Bekir KİRİŞCAN
  • Dr. Öğr. Üyesi Nafia ÖZDEMİR HANYALOĞLU
  • Dr. Öğr. Üyesi Mehmet Ali EROĞLU
  • Dr. Öğr. Üyesi Menekşe Suzan TEKER
  • Dr. Öğr. Üyesi Kezban SÖNMEZ
  • Dr. Öğr. Üyesi Sevilay Gök AKYILDIZ
  • Dr. Öğr. Üyesi Ömer Emre YAVUZ



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