The Contemporary Arts Foundation (ÇAĞSAV) awards genuine and corporate individuals in Turkey who stand out thanks to their work, support and success in the plastic arts with the “ÇAĞSAV Honour Awards” to document the gratitude of society.

This year, a “ÇAĞSAV Honour Award” will be given to the Elgiz Museum of Contemporary Art thanks to its continuous efforts in contemporary art. The Elgiz Museum is a non-profit institution that is open to the public and has an international identity. The institution supports contemporary art by developing a contemporary art collection acquiring works by international and Turkish artists, and presents opportunities to support young artists.

The award sculpture and certificate that carry the signature of sculptor Mehmet Aksoy will be delivered at an award ceremony, which takes place on November 17th in Ankara.