An exhibition of model houses featuring the historic Istanbul houses opened at the Turkish Cultural Center in Israeli city of Tel Aviv on Sunday.

Titled “Memories of My Childhood”, the exhibition showcases the works of Jewish artist Joseph Sibi.

Born in 1943 in Istanbul, Sibi, who is a medical specialist in urology, lived in Istanbul until he moved to Israel in 1969.

In his keynote speech during the exhibition, Sibi said his works reflect his childhood memories in Istanbul.

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