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Şanlıurfa Culture and Art Street

Within the framework of cultural municipality works, the Culture and Art Street of Şanlıurfa Metropolitan Municipality was opened with the participation of Emine Erdoğan, the wife of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.


Speaking at the opening of Culture and Art Street, where various professions can be revived, Emine Erdoğan said: "The handicrafts of our women are proofs that will tell our tradition to the next generation. I congratulate Şanlıurfa Metropolitan Municipality, which gives importance to art. I appreciate that it protects our arts as well as educates new artisans. Despite all the obstacles, we will rise to the east and the west. April 2016 will be a milestone. Şanlıurfa, the brotherhood of the country, will be an important contribution for Turkey in this new way. "


Referring to the importance of the Culture and Arts Street opened by the Metropolitan Municipality as a study combining the past and the future, the wife of the Mayor of the Metropolitan Municipality Sema Çiftçi said that: "This work is a study that will ensure the upbringing of new craftsmen without forgetting our past professions and  gives value them in their name.


Şanlıurfa Governor Güngör Azim Tuna's wife Pervin Tuna thanked the Metropolitan Municipality for providing Şanlıurfa women the opportunity to be a profession.


After the speeches, the opening of Culture and Art Street was realized by the protocol. Erdogan came together with the trainees after the opening, received information about the work done here.


Cultural and Art Street Crafts to be done with Both Trainees Will Be Profession Owners And Memorable Professions Will Be Alive.


Our traditional handicrafts have entered the service of culture and arts besides the region with the Hekimdede children's library, which can appeal to children with music, painting, affectionate calligraphy, art of marbling  and wooden carving.


The courses given by the Metropolitan Municipality are given educational certificates approved by the Public Education Center. Painting Course, Violin Course, Oud Course, Guitar Course, Flute Course and Hüsn-i Hat are given. Culture and Art Street consists of 13 rooms located in 7 houses.