to the city by the Kayseri Metropolitan Municipality. kazanErciyes Mountain, photographed with all its magnificence, majesty and beauty, by Photographer and Writer Dursun Çiçek, who is the Editor-in-Chief of the magazines called Şehir Culture, Art and Thinking City, has been published as a book.
Erciyes Mountain, which is one of Turkey's most beautiful and magnificent mountains, is the symbol of Kayseri with its peak that pierces the clouds, its snow from its top and its majesty that offers people divine feelings, is also a source of inspiration for photographers. by the Metropolitan Municipality kazan260 photographs taken from all over the city by Photograph Artist and Writer Dursun Çiçek, who also took on the task of Editor-in-Chief of the previously published City Culture, Art and Thinking City magazines, were published under the name "Erciyes Mountain".
Describing the photographs he took as "the humanized manifestation and manifestation in the human being flowing from the Gönül Mountain to Erciyes, and from Erciyes to the hearts", Çiçek, in the introduction of the book, the determining effect of Mount Erciyes in the field of art and culture, its symbolic dimension in religious meaning, its ontological meaning, political and It also draws attention with information such as its reflection in economic life. Çiçek, who is also the project coordinator of the Erciyes Mountain book, said in a statement about the book, “You cannot comprehend the cities with mountains without understanding the mountain. In this sense, understanding Kayseri requires a little bit of understanding Erciyes. The influence and determination of a mountain on a city is closely related to the appearance, culture, art and even social character of the city. Because Erciyes is not just a mountain; it is the embodiment of a soul. Therefore, the photographs you will watch and read with 260 photographs in the book are the manifestations and manifestations that are humanized in human beings that flow from the mountain of hearts to Erciyes and from Erciyes to the hearts. It is the moments when the secret of man and the secret of the mountain intersect and the present addressee of the trust and the first addressee become interconnected. In this work, the magnificence, majesty and beauty of Mount Erciyes is illustrated with pictures ”.
The publication coordinator of the Erciyes Mountain book published by Kayseri Metropolitan Municipality Culture Publications was Salih Özgöncü, while Erkan Küp, Maide Güzeloğlu and Mustafa Erdoğdu are in the editorial board. The cover and design of the book belong to Ali Saraçoğlu.