Opening of the Tomb at Sofraz Köy

25-05-2001

The official opening of the tomb of Sofraz Köy by the governor of Adiyaman, Mr. Halil ışık, attended by Prof. Dr. Eric Moormann and Mr. Maurice Crijns.

Opening of the Tomb at Sofraz Köy

Opening of the Tomb at Sofraz Köy

Start Nemrud Project 14th of July

24-05-2001

Meeting at the Ministry of Culture. Participants are Mr. Fikret N. Üçcan, the Undersecretary, Dr. Alpay Pasinli, General Director of the Monuments & Museums Directorate, Mr. Nadir Avcı, General Director of the Archaeologic Directorate and other representatives of the Ministry of Culture, together with Mr. Dengir Firat, MP, Mr. Bülent Akarcali, MP, and Prof. Dr. Eric Moormann, docent of the University of Amsterdam and Mr. Maurice Crijns of the INF: The start of the Nemrud Project is the 14th of July, the date of the Lion Horoscope.

Callidus

21-05-2001

Callidus has decided to sponsor the Nemrud Project of INF. The latest top-technology will be made available, the 3-D Laser scanner, an improvement compared to the photogrammetry. The laser system enables an accurate virtual reconstruction of the statues of the Gods at Mt. Nemrud.

Callidus

Callidus

University of Amsterdam

17-05-2001

Prof.Dr. Herman Brijder signs the contract of the University of Amsterdam with INF. The University of Amsterdam will be in charge of the projectmanagement of the Nemrud Project.

University of Amsterdam

University of Amsterdam

The ambassador of Turkey

04-05-2001

Meeting with the Turkish ambassador in the Netherlands, Mr. Karahan and his counsellor, Mr. Aktaş, who advise the INF in handling some administrative procedures.

The ambassador of Turkey

The ambassador of Turkey

WMF

01-01-2001

Mr.John Stubbs Vice President Programs, states at a meeting in Amsterdam that the World Monuments Fund WMF, will sponsor the Nemrud Project of INF. In September a roundtable will be organised in Amsterdam dedicated to the subject of conservation. Participants will be international conservation and preservation experts.

WMF

WMF

Annual Board Meeting INF

23-09-2000

The strategy for the Nemrud campaign is discussed by the board members at the annual meeting of the INF at the Golden Tulip Hotel in Geldrop.

Annual Board Meeting INF

Annual Board Meeting INF

Expo 2000

15-09-2000

Visit of the Nemrud Foundation to the Expo 2000. The Turkish pavilion is dedicated to the Nemrud monument. The presentation of the Nemrud by the Ministry of Tourism, is a magnificent synthesis of western and oriental culture and attracting a continuous stream of visitors.

Expo 2000

Expo 2000

Visit of Mr. Ömer Koç

07-06-2000

During his visit to the Nemrud at the 7th of June Mr. Ömer Koç enjoyes the sunset at the West terrace.

Visit of Mr. Ömer Koç

Visit of Mr. Ömer Koç

In memoriam Tomm Utecht

29-03-2000

Tomm Utecht secretary of the INF, has passed away on Wednesday the 29th of March. Tomm Utecht conducted the geophysical research on Mt.Nemrud in 1989 and 1990. He was an excellent scientist and his life was dedicated to the Nemrud. The local people called him ‘Nemrud Vale’ (Nemrud gouvernor).

In memoriam Tomm Utecht

In memoriam Tomm Utecht