The jury evaluation meeting of the photography competition themed as “Blue”, which was organised by the University of Kyrenia Foundation was held on Saturday, 30th April, 2016 at the University of Kyrenia campus.
According to the press info release issued by the Directorate of Press and Public Relations of University of Kyrenia, the presiding juror was photograph artist Kadir Kaba and other jury members were Tijen Erol Yakup, Mehmet Ali Serak (photograph artist), Assist. Prof. Dr. Ediz Tuncel (Near East University), Academic Member Mustafa Ersenal (Near East University), Assist. Prof. Dr. Erdoğan Ergün (Near East University) and Mustafa Müezzinoğlu. It was expressed that the jury members had held a meeting where they evaluated photographs to be exhibited and photographs to be rewarded.
Furthermore, it was pointed out that the Chairman of the University of Kyrenia Foundation, Mutlu Soykurt, had proudly stated that the evaluated pieces were going to be exhibited at the exhibition to be held on Monday, 23rd May, 2016 at University of Kyrenia campus; and that a total of 110 participants had participated in the competition with their 504 photographs.
Moreover, as a result of the evaluation of the jury, 6 photographs were valued to be awarded and 35 others were chosen to be exhibited at the exhibition soon to be held. Chairman of the University of Kyrenia Foundation, Mutlu Soykurt, ended his words by thanking everyone for participating in the photography competition.
It was stated that the awards of the competition would be given out at the exhibition to be opened on Monday, 23rd May, 2016 and that those interested were welcome to come visit the exhibition.