Meeting of Cities is a cultural exchange and dialogue project between Bursa and Gyumri initiated in cooperation with Gallery 25 in Gyumri and Nilüfer Municipality.
The project aims at initiating and facilitating interaction and dialogue between the cultural and civil society actors, fostering intensified institutional relations between the targeted cities and their local administrations, as well as the involvement of new actors and opening of a new space for possible future collaborations.
A series of cultural events: exhibitions, concerts, theatre performances, and public talks will be organized in Nilufer of Bursa and Gyumri to create a ground for people to explore the history, cultural heritage and contemporary art practices of the two cities.
The Armenian-language translation of Birgul Oguz’s novel “HAH” from Turkish into Eastern Armenian was published by Antares publishing house, and it is currently available in book stores in Armenia. On December 16-18, 2017, HCA-Armenia hosted Birgul Oguz and the engaged literary translators in Yerevan for a series of promotional events.