Valuable producers of crafts, craftsmen, designers and stakeholders of the sector, one of the key elements of social culture.
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This time, with the accumulation of thousands of years of our life synthesized by the cultural products to reach today, CRAFTISTANBUL Handcrafts Fair to promote and to set out contribute to the marketing of products.
In CRAFTISTANBUL,dozens of handcraft producers, craftsmen ,designers and representatives of related institutions/organizations,publishers,raw materials suppliers and by-products will meet ;with exhibitions from countries around the world, the fair will have gained an international dimensions.
At CRAFTISTANBUL, we aim to exhibit and present the best examples of traditional and contemporary handcrafts; We believe that the products that are mostly ‘antiquities of the future’ will be included.
Practical production shows, workshops, conferences, chat meetings, private collection exhibitions, concerts, dance performances, publications, materials and tools and materials will be included.
At the end of the fair, CRAFTISTANBUL will be given documents to all participating artisans, and the selected producers will be presented with awards from various institutions and organizations.
WHY CRAFTISTANBUL HANDCRAFT FAIR ?
Handcrafts; these are the object that Show changes according to traditions,beliefs,Cultural structures,tastes,historical, social and economic conditions of people and countries.
Due to these features, different handicrafts have been born and developed in different societies and nations throughout history. Today, many of the works exhibited in world museums have been moved from the past to the present and are very valuable examples produced by hand work.
Handcrafts,functions, materials, production techniques,forms, colors and patterns in terms of feature are important and unique.
Material, form, motif, pattern, color and technical information of handcrafts, in a sense know-how, are carried from generation to generation in every society.In the course of time , each country has its own handcraft, although it can very according to the need / conditions and sometimes can’t protect its basic characteristic.
These labor-intensive arts have an economic value for the producers and societies they belong to. It has an important place in employment and is an area where female labor is also active.
Handcrafts are an environmentally sensitive area that supplies materials in traditional production from the close natural environment.
Hand made tourism souvenirs are one of the most important goods and services that make up the tourism incomeThe history of societies, socio-economic structure, needs, culture, man’s crafts, handicrafts that exemplify concrete examples; as a means of promotion has an important function.
Traditional-cultural values of handicrafts; With artistic designs and high techniques of high aesthetic values, it will represent an important part of the heritage to be transported to future generations.