The Antalya Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s Education, Research and Culture Foundation, representing Antalya’s Chamber of Commerce was founded in August of 2015. The primary purpose of the Foundation was determined to be “to lead in broadening the socio-cultural works of Antalya through education, research and scholarship activities.
The foundation brought Antalya Culture and Arts into existence, primarily, to create a platform for locals to have a lifelong place where they might develop through education and cultural activities. Antalya Culture and Arts’ aim is to become a platform for national and international exhibitions and events, to offer education and research programs, to provide inspiration for children and young people, to develop their creative thinking ability with increasing success. At the same time, this platform is an attraction in Antalya for local and foreign tourists to visit in the heart of the city, purposing to provide a center for the improvement of trade.