Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
One of Turkey’s biggest exports over the past decade, Turkish TV series, are turning their attention to Asian markets after finding success in the Middle East and Latin America
“This is a guy who has worked across both sides of the divide, in places where there is intense conflict, in South Africa, in Northern Ireland, and in Iraq,” Charles Sennot, the Boston Globe’s former Middle East Bureau Chief, says of Padraig O’Malley
Spain’s gift to the Flamenco scene, Los Vivancos, will take the stage in Istanbul to present their newest show, ‘Born to Dance,’ which premiered earlier in April
The 13rd Istanbul Bach Days will be organized this year with the theme “Bach & Love.”
Turkish pianist İdil Biret’s 75th birthday will be celebrated at a concert by the Bilkent Symphony Orchestra on Dec. 3 in Ankara.
COLOGNE – Anadolu Agency
Karagöz and Hacivat, a Turkish traditional shadow theater play, is receiving great interest from Germans thanks to a Turkish father and son in Cologne
A partnership project featuring nine international research centers located in Istanbul’s Beyoğlu district has been launched.
Erdal Tosun, a well-known Turkish actor of stage and screen, died early on Nov. 30 in a car accident in Istanbul’s Sarıyer district
A new exhibition by Oliver Ressler at SALT Galata brings together photographic works, wall texts, films and installations addressing migration, borders, citizenship, capital and alternative economics
Pirelli, which stopped using nude shots for its calendar three years ago, unveiled its 2017 calendar with a galaxy of Hollywood stars. The 15 women featured in the calendar range in age from 28 to 71
Pi Artworks Istanbul is hosting Paris-based artist Maude Maris’ first solo exhibition in Turkey
ABU DHABI – Agence France-Presse
Five Nobel prize winners, including Turkey’s laureate Orhan Pamuk, called on Dec. 1 for urgent international action to protect world heritage sites from the destruction wrought by extremist groups and conflicts.
FOLDED CORNER - ‘The Poisoned Well: Empire and its Legacy in the Middle East’ by Roger Hardy (Hurst, £20, 272 pages)
Author Kaya Genç speaks to the Hürriyet Daily News about his new book ‘Under the Shadow: Rage and Revolution in Modern Turkey’