5th International Denizli Glass Biennial:REFLECTION 2-5 MAY 2019


5th International Denizli Glass Biennial:REFLECTION  2-5 MAY 2019

We are thrilled to announce that we will host 5th International Denizli Glass Biennial in 2-5 May 2019 in one of the most unique cities of Turkiye: Denizli.

City of textile, city of glass, city of welcoming people, city of antique heritages, city of Laodikea, city of Hierapolis, city of Tripolis and city of white paradise ; Pamukkale.

Many thanks to Mayor of Denizli Metropolitan Municipality for his endless support for this biennial. Without his support this event could be very hard.

Years gone by … Our wish, enthusiasm, effort and longing for this biennial never decay and we are sure that it will never end. This year again you will feel our enthusiasm and be mesmerized by the great schedule.

We will host for flamework demonstration Shane Fero ,Mauro Vianello  ,  Caterina Zucchi, Ayşem Ötük, İbrahim Dinçol , Serbay Doru, Şahin Özdemir -Deniz Divleli Özdemir ,for kiln casting demo Marie Odile Savigny for fusion demo Marta Gibiete .

In panels and artists talk sessions we will be pleased to hear  Marie Odile Savigny ,Marta Gibiete ,Tülin Akgül, Demir Kardaş, Mustafa Ağatekin,Uzlifat Ozgumus,Ergun Arda, Mauro Vianello ,Caterina Zucchi, Shane Fero, Ayşem Ötük,İbrahim Dinçol , Serbay Doru, Şahin Özdemir ,Deniz Divleli Özdemir .

And  we have 7 different exhibitions. 2 groups and 5 personal exhibition of  Candaş Şişman, Demir Kardaş  ,Felekşan Onar,Lucio Bubacco- Ömür &Fatih Duruerk ,Tülin Akgül.

There is a thing for everyone on that biennial. If you are a foreigner to glass and just come by, do not hesitate. Just attend the tester benches and make your own glass beads at torch. Do not forget to draw your design and give it to the engraver master. He will engrave your design to the glass as a remembrance of the biennial.We tried to present a enjoyable , full of glass and culture timetable to you.

Hope to meet you in 2-5 May 2019 at Nihat Zeybekci Congresium Centre.

 Curator of Denizli Glass Biennial 

Ömür Duruerk