Exhibition and Publications - Dr Gizem Tongo

Former KRC doctoral student and Barakat Postdoctoral Scholar, Dr Gizem Tongo, has helped to curate an exhibition that opened at Salt Galata Istanbul on March 7th 2019. Please see here for further details: https://saltonline.org/en/1956/mihri-a-migrant-painter-of-modern-times

In addition, two papers that she was working on during her time as Barakat Postdoc Scholar have now been published:

  • “Eleni Iliadis (1895-1975): Une artiste grecque ottomane dans l'Istanbul fin-de-siécle", CLIO. Femmes, Genre, Histoire, No: 48 (2018): 43-67.
  • “‘Civilisation and Competence’: Displaying Ottoman War Paintings to Their Allies’”, in The Great War in the Middle East: A Clash of Empires, edited by Rob Johnson and James Kitchen (London; New York: Routledge, 2019): 275-307.