First Istanbul Photography Museum opened on November 20th in the Kadırga Cultural Center in Fatih. The first museum of its kind in Turkey will also serve as a cultural center and display one permanent and two temporary exhibitions as opening attractions.
The Istanbul Photography Museum aims to support the art of photography and amateur and professional photographers in Turkey and will serve as a new cultural center to develop the art of photography with collections, exhibitions, publications, photography archives, library, events, projects and educational presentations, according to officials.
Situated on a 1,000-square-meter area that was allocated by Fatih Municipality at the Kadırga Cultural Center, the museum consists of five photography galleries, a photography archive and a library. It will be managed by the Photography Friends’ Association.
İstanbul Fotoğraf Müzesi, Kadırga Kültür Merkezi
Kadırga Limanı Cad. No: 60 Şehsuvar Bey Mah.
Kadırga – Sultanahmet – İstanbul