Advisory Board

The Academy Advisory Board is the central body of Tarabya Cultural Academy. It is made up of representatives from the German Bundestag, the Federal Foreign Office, the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media and the Goethe Institute. The members of the Academy Advisory Board are appointed for four years; the Advisory Board can be newly appointed at the beginning of a legislative period.

The Academy Advisory Board appoints the jury in charge of awarding residencies. In addition, it advises on the conceptual guidelines for the Cultural Academy and the procedure for awarding residencies. It can advise and make decisions on all questions concerning the Cultural Academy.

 

Members of the Advisory Board (as of January 2019)

    STATE MINISTER MICHELLE MÜNTEFERING, MP

    Chair, Foreign Office

    STATE MINISTER PROF. MONIKA GRÜTTERS, MP

    Deputy Chair, Federal Commissioner for Culture and the Media (BKM)

    ALOIS KARL, MP

    Deputy Chair, CDU/CSU

    INGO MIX

    Group leader K 2, Art and Culture Promotion, Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media

    JOHANNES EBERT, SECRETARY GENERAL

    Goethe Institute

    BRIGITTE FREIHOLD, MP

    The Left Party

    DR. ANDREAS GÖRGEN, MDG

    Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    DR. MARC JONGEN, MP

    AfD

    ALEXANDER GRAF LAMBSDORFF, MP

    FDP

    AYDAN ÖZOĞUZ, MP

    SPD

    ELISABETH MOTSCHMANN, MP

    CDU/CSU

    CLAUDIA ROTH, MP

    Green Party

    ULLA SCHMIDT, MP

    SPD

Jury

The jury for selecting residents at the Cultural Academy consists of five experts from the fields of art and culture. It is appointed by the Academy Advisory Board for a term of two-years.

 

Members of the jury (as of December 2019)

    DR. FEO ALADAG

    Chair, producer & film director

    JULIA HÜLSMANN

    Deputy Chair, jazz pianist & composer

    DR. YILMAZ DZIEWIOR

    Director, Museum Ludwig Cologne

    DR. RAINER HERMANN

    Islamic scholar and journalist, FAZ

    ESRA KÜÇÜK

    Executive Member of the Board of Trustees, Allianz Cultural Foundation

Team

Leitung

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    RÜDIGER KAPPES

    Director of Tarabya Cultural Academy

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    PIA ENTENMANN

    Curatorial Director

 

Team

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    LENA ALPOZAN

    Public relations and alumni work

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    ÇİĞDEM İKİIŞIK

    Program coordination

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    ERICH SCHMID

    Management

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    ALMA SEIBERTH

    Project coordination for “Festival for the 10th Anniversary of Tarabya Culture Academy”

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    SİNEM TEKEL

    Administration and resident assistance

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    TIJEN TOGAY

    Project coordination