BAKSI MUSEUM
The Baksı Cultur and Art Foundation

The Baksı Culture and Art Foundation was established in January 2005. Its center is in Bayburt and its founder Prof. Hüsamettin Koçan. The basic aim of the foundation is to "disseminate art and culture by bringing together contemporary and traditional art, to collect, document, classify, preserve and promote works of contemporary and traditional art, to use this base in realizing creation, and to hand local and national cultural values down to future generations."