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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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Colecao Centro de Arte Moderna, Fundacao Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisboa.
They include philanthropists from the US, UK, Germany, Portugal, South Africa, and Japan: Nathaniel Mayer, Sir Moses Montefiore, Betty de Rothschild, philanthropists in the cities of the Rhineland and Westphalia during the Kaiserreich, Sammy Marks, Ei'ichi Shibusawa, King Edward VII, Andrew Mellon, and Calouste Gulbenkian. Distributed in the US by ISBS.
Organized with support from the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation and Goethe-Institute ystanbul, "Grandchildren" will run through Nov.
Percepcao Estetica e Publicos de Cultura, ACARTE, Fundacao Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisboa.
It also hosted specialized courses in the field of museum work in Oman by global institutions, such as (Tate) from the United Kingdom, (Smithsonian) of the United States of America and the British Museum and Calouste Gulbenkian Institution from the Republic of Portugal, Oman News Agency (ONA) reported.
It also hosted specialised courses in the field of museum work in Oman by global institutions, such as (Tate) from the United Kingdom, (Smithsonian) of the United States of America and the British Museum and Calouste Gulbenkian Institution from the Republic of Portugal.
At the Fondation Calouste Gulbenkian, the topic of the vacant fold was introduced via a selection of open books housed in vitrines.
Another report, by the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation and the University of Essex, found that only 13% of eight to 12-year-olds in Wales were connected with nature, compared to 21% of children across the rest of the UK.