1st Calligraphy Competition

1st International Calligraphy Competition

dedicated to Hamid Aytac (1891-1982), 1986

1272 works were submitted to this competition by 356 participants from 18 countries. 62 works by 43 participants from 17 countries were given awards totaling US$ 30,000. An award ceremony was held on 16 May 1987 coinciding
with the fifth anniversary of Hamid Aytac’s death.

Jaly Thuluth | Prizes

Jaly Thuluth | Mentions

Thuluth Naskh | Prizes

Thuluth Naskh | Mentions

Jaly Taliq | Prizes

Jaly Taliq | Mentions

Jaly Diwani | Prizes

Jaly Diwani | Mentions

Diwani | Mentions

Jury Members

  • Ekmeleddin İhsanoğlu, Prof. Dr., Chairman of the Organising Committe, Türkiye
  • Ahmed Ziya İbrahim, Master of calligraphy, Saudi Arabia
  • Yousif Thanoon, Master of calligraphy, Iraq
  • Emin Barın, Prof. Dr., Master of calligraphy, Türkiye
  • Mahmud Hilmi, Master of calligraphy, Egypt
  • Mohammed Cherifi, Dr., Master of calligraphy, Algeria
  • Mohammed Yousuf Abu Bakar, Expert of calligraphy, Malaysia
  • Ali Alparslan, Prof. Dr., Master of calligraphy, Substitute jury member, Türkiye
  • Mustafa Uğur Derman, Prof., Expert of calligraphy, Substitute jury member, Türkiye