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İbrahim Balaban was born in Seçköy/Bursa in 1921. He was imprisoned when he was young. While in prison, he devoted himself to painting, by doing so, he realized his ability to paint.

This photo shows a piece of the performance, entitled “Back to the Silk Road” at the Grand Theater close to Urumqi on May 14, 2017.