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As part of the gallery’s “Young Architects Program,” Istanbul Modern Cinema has prepared a selection of three films, titled “On This Shore,” to take visitors on a journey through Istanbul’s history along its shores.
ADANA – Anadolu Agency
The 22nd International Golden Boll Film Festival will be organized this year between Sept. 14 and 20 in the southern province of Adana.
The Jazz in Ramadan Festival is set to be held from July 4 to 11 in Istanbul and Ankara.
The 27th ENKA Cultural Encounters will start July 1 at the ENKA Eşref Denizhan Openair Theater with “Dorian the Musical,” produced by the Istanbul-based MüzkalCİ.
Famous protest band Grup Yorum held its 30th anniversary concert in Istanbul after the ban on the concert was reversed by the court, with folk artist Joan Baez in attendance
The 12th Istanbul Tango Festival will start on July 1, with an opening concert at the Sheraton-Steigenberger Hotel in Maslak
The 6th International Istanbul Opera Festival started on June 11 with the three-act opera “Yusuf and Züleyha,” written by Nezihe Araz and composed by Okan Demirtaş
The Antalya State Opera and Ballet (ANTDOB) will perform German composer Carl Orff’s popular work “Carmina Burana” on two dates, June 13 and 17, at the Haşim İşcan Culture Center.
ANTALYA – Anadolu Agency
The personal belongings of Ottoman soldier and politician Enver Paşa have been sold at an auction in the southern province of Antalya.
The works of outstanding contemporary artist Grayson Perry are under exhibit at Pera Museum and includes Perry’s largest single body of work
An exhibition of famous Ottoman admiral and cartographer Piri Reis’ maps has been opened in the western province of Muğla’s Bodrum district
FOLDED CORNER - ‘Zeytindağı’/‘Mount of Olives’ by Falih Rıfkı Atay (Pozitif Yayıncılık, 192 pages, 10 TL)
If Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, the French writer, aviator and the seminal author of the third most-translated book in the world, “Le Petit Prince” (The Little Prince), were to see Turkey seven decades after his death, he would have to sit down on a planet of his own to digest it all
FOLDED CORNER: ‘The Liquid Continent, A Mediterranean Trilogy: Alexandria, Venice, Istanbul’ by Nicholas Woodsworth
(Haus Books, 420 pages, $12)