As Sabancı University Sakıp Sabancı Museum (SSM) celebrates its 10th anniversary, it prepares to host the most comprehensive exhibition on Dutch Art to be held in Turkey in 2012.
The exhibition to open on February 22nd will mark the 400th year of diplomatic relations between Turkey and the Netherlands and will feature works from the Rijksmuseum as well as leading private collections of the world which will be displayed for the first time in Turkey.
Apart from Rembrandt, the exhibition will present a total number of 110 works; 73 paintings, 19 drawings and 18 objects by 59 artists including major representatives of Dutch art.
The Turkish and Dutch governments will be the diplomatic co-sponsors of the exhibition which will be supported by a number of major Dutch companies operating in Turkey. The main sponsors are Sabancı Holding and ING Bank, and Philips is also among the sponsors.
The exhibition will be held with contributions from Unilever and Shell and the service sponsors will be the Grand Hyatt Hotel, the Park Hyatt İstanbul-Maçka Palas Hotel and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines.
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Sabancı University Sakıp Sabancı Museum
Sakıp Sabancı Cad. No:42
Emirgan 34467 İstanbul
Telephone : +90 212 277 22 00