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Gulbenkian

1. Calouste Sarkis . 1869--1955, British industrialist, born in Turkey. He endowed the international Gulbenkian Foundation for the advancement of the arts, science, and education
2. his son, Nubar Sarkis . 1896--1972, British industrialist, diplomat, and philanthropist
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The Calouste Gulbenkian Museum must be one of the most physically self-effacing public art collections anywhere.
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Eduardo Marcal Grilo is the administrator of the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, a Lisbon -based charitable foundation involved in developing and supporting projects and initiatives in the fields of education, science, health, and fine arts.
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ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Born in E[pounds sterling]skE-dar in what was then Constantinople, Calouste Gulbenkian (1869-1955) was an Armenian who made a fortune in the oil business, helping to create what was once the vast Royal Dutch/Shell company.
His work has been selected for several prestigious institutions, including the Royal Academy, and he was winner of the Gulbenkian Welsh Art Prize in 1999 and runner-up of Welsh Artist of the Year in 2000.
In 2005, Big Pit won the prestigious Gulbenkian Prize for Museum of the Year, beating off stiff competition from nearly 60 other museums across the UK to scoop this major award.
Experts from ''Musee des textiles de Washington'', ''Musee de l'Ermitage de Saint Petersburg'', ''Wallace collection de Londres'', ''Musee Gulbenkian de Lisbonne'', ''Musee du Louvre'', ''Musee Jacquemart- Andre'', ''Istanbul Topkapi Palace Museum'', ''Museum fur Islamische Kunst de Berlin'', and ''Musee Correr de Venise'' will attend the congress.
The company and its artistic director, Graham Vick, have been short-listed for the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation UK award.