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25th Akbank Jazz Festival

25. Akbank Jazz Festival

  I strongly believe that each city has its own music. Sounds arising from daily activities, noises of people commenting and arguing.. All merge with the sea breeze of Bosphorus in Istanbul. And now another tune will diffuse in the city from 21 October to 1 November. Already considered a[…]

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Exhibition of Performance Artist Ulay

  A selection of the iconic performance artist Ulay’s early works, will be hosted by Şekerbank Açıkekran New Media Arts gallery from 3rd of September till 10th of October 2015. Curated by Ali Akay, the works dating back to ’70s are entitled as “Disidentification and Metamorphosis”. Born in Germany, Frank Uwe[…]

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Seljuks… An Exhibition worth visiting

Yesterday, I was at home sipping my coffee while reading the papers when I came across a short description of the Seljuks Exhibition in The Museum of Turkish and Islamic Art in Sultanahmet and couldn’t remember when was the last time I was in that part of the city! What[…]

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ArtInternational 2015

Art work by : Ali Taptik, from the series: “It’s not fair!”, artist commission for ARTINTERNATIONAL

  September is famous for its art scene activities and Istanbul – no doubt – gets its own share. Besides Biennial, the city will be in the spotlight with ARTINTERNATIONAL, bringing together in its 3rd year 87 leading galleries from 27 countries at Haliç Congress Center on the Golden Horn coast.[…]

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Louise Bourgeois Exhibition: “Bigger Than The World”

  Dear Istanbul – get ready to know more about Louise Bourgeois, whose 58 works will be featured in an impressive exhibition by Akbank Sanat between 1 September – 28 November 2015. Some of you may already remember her name from the 5th Istanbul Biennial, where one of  her works[…]

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14th Istanbul Biennial – You are all invited!

14th Istanbul Biennial

  The 14th of Istanbul Biennial: Saltwater – A theory of Thought Forms, displaying works by over 80 participants in 30 venues dispersed on both European and Asian sides of the Bosphorus, awaits you – dear art lovers – from 5th of September till 1st of November 2015. Visitors are[…]

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