16 Nov 2022

Photographic Exhibition: Veysi Soyer

The photographic exhibition will open on Wednesday, 16 November and run until 30 November 2022.

Veysi Soyer was born in Nicosia in 1952. A pharmacist by profession, he was the first Turkish Cypriot photographer to be awarded the AFIAP title and has received a number of prizes for his work over the years. He has exhibited widely, and has worked as a photo editor for numerous magazines. Married with two adult children, Soyer teaches art-in-photography, has served as a jury member in photographic competitions.”

These photographs of portraits were taken mostly before 1995 and are a collection of Greek and Turkish Cypriots from all over the island. The photographer tried to capture the inner soul and the moment in time of his subject.