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'74FINDS Presents GREY AREA POP-UP STORE | ISTANBUL'74

'74FINDS Presents GREY AREA POP-UP STORE | ISTANBUL'74 | İstanbul Art and Design Scene | Scoop.it
Through our website, '74FINDS, ISTANBUL'74 will present our favorite finds from around the world. We will do so both through our website and art space in Karaköy. We will showcase our objects of desire; one of a kind finds, ...
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Turkish Graphic Designers / Türk Grafik Tasarımcıları | ArtAct

With the adoption of Roman alphabet, in 1928, the graphic design in Turkey underwent a drastic transformation, and became totally westernized. Under the prominent German influence the new alphabet heralded a project of ...
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Boijmans on tour in Istanbul and Paris | e-flux

Boijmans on tour in Istanbul and Paris | e-flux | İstanbul Art and Design Scene | Scoop.it
İstanbul Museum of Modern Art is staging an exhibition in Rotterdam, featuring works from its own collection. Curated by the Chief Curator Levent Çalıkoğlu, the exhibition runs from 10 March to 10 June 2012.
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Hannah Weinberger and Cevdet Erek at Kunsthalle Basel ...

Hannah Weinberger and Cevdet Erek at Kunsthalle Basel ... | İstanbul Art and Design Scene | Scoop.it
Erek studied architecture at Mimar Sinan University of Fine Arts in Istanbul and then worked for four years in an architectural firm. He has also been involved since early on in Istanbul's vibrant music scene and today, aside ...
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Netherlands: "Turkey Now" festival to introduce Turkish art and ...

Netherlands: "Turkey Now" festival to introduce Turkish art and ... | İstanbul Art and Design Scene | Scoop.it
Netherlands: Turkey Now festival to introduce Turkish art and culture The 4th Turkey Now festival will begin in the Netherlands on February 23. The festival aims to introduce Turkish art and culture to Dutch people.
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IKSV Mobile – 3D map application for the Istanbul Museum of ...

IKSV Mobile – 3D map application for the Istanbul Museum of ... | İstanbul Art and Design Scene | Scoop.it
IKSV Mobile – 3D map application for the Istanbul Museum of Contemporary Art. ... IKSV Mobile – 3D map application for the Istanbul Museum of Contemporary Art. February 12, 2012. SVS Innovations' 3D -map application allowed the ...
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Salt reevaluates three exhibitions - Hurriyet Daily News (press release)

Salt reevaluates three exhibitions - Hurriyet Daily News (press release) | İstanbul Art and Design Scene | Scoop.it

Salt reevaluates three exhibitions.

It takes these exhibitions – all products of collaboration and discussion – as a launching point, offering a new perspective on art in Turkey...

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‘Artificially Flavored’ artworks define purity

‘Artificially Flavored’ artworks define purity | İstanbul Art and Design Scene | Scoop.it
Showcasing a minimalist style, artist Can Ertaş’s solo exhibition, “Artificially Flavored,” is displaying a number of figurative works that pose the question, “What is a painting?
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Gallery walls turn into street walls in exhibition

Gallery walls turn into street walls in exhibition | İstanbul Art and Design Scene | Scoop.it
As an artist Olcay Kuş likes to use his canvas as a “street wall,” something everybody sees but never pays attention to.
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More than four hundred years of Ottoman art to be presented at Sotheby's sale - Art Daily

More than four hundred years of Ottoman art to be presented at Sotheby's sale - Art Daily | İstanbul Art and Design Scene | Scoop.it

Sotheby's announced its forthcoming sale of a private collection of Ottoman art, “An Eye for Opulence: Art of the Ottoman Empire”, which will take place on Tuesday,...

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Ismet Cevik imagines BMW 8 Series Concept | BMWCoop

Ismet Cevik imagines BMW 8 Series Concept | BMWCoop | İstanbul Art and Design Scene | Scoop.it
The Turkish industrial designer took the idea and went wild with it till he ended up publishing a nearly agreeable concept. Ismet Cevik's design is called the 8 Series Concept but it's a long way from the uber-coupe we're used ...
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Fictional reality combines with real characters

Fictional reality combines with real characters | İstanbul Art and Design Scene | Scoop.it
Bashir Borlakov’s first solo exhibition titled “Dreams of Mexico,” reveals a fictional story of six characters from the history.
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Murat Germen: Photographer of global cityscapes

Murat Germen: Photographer of global cityscapes | İstanbul Art and Design Scene | Scoop.it
Muta-Morphosis was initiated in 2010 and was on display as a solo exhibition at three galleries: C.A.M Gallery (Istanbul), ARTITLED! Contemporary Art (Herpen, The Netherlands) and the Rosier Gallery (San Francisco).
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ArtClue » Pilot Gallery, Istanbul: YES, YOU CAN NOT

ArtClue » Pilot Gallery, Istanbul: YES, YOU CAN NOT | İstanbul Art and Design Scene | Scoop.it
PİLOT is pleased to host "YES, YOU CAN NOT", the first solo exhibition of the young artist Can Kurucu between 26 May and 14 July. Pilot Gallery Sıraselviler caddesi. No:83/2. Beyoglu/Istanbul. www.pilotgaleri.com ...
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20 Years of Design in Istanbul | Ortak Tasarım Alanı

20 Years of Design in Istanbul | Ortak Tasarım Alanı | İstanbul Art and Design Scene | Scoop.it
However, the key turning point for the rise of design in Turkey was the 1995 customs union between Turkey and the European Union, which forced Turkish companies to be more competitive in the market. Competition makes companies seek ...
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Boijmans on tour in Istanbul and Paris | Brooklyn Art Project

Boijmans on tour in Istanbul and Paris | Brooklyn Art Project | İstanbul Art and Design Scene | Scoop.it
This spring Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen is staging two exhibitions abroad. From 16 February ?stanbul Modern is hosting 'La La La Human Steps', a large.
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NYT on Istanbul's art scene and an Istanbul news roundup « Erkan's ...

NYT on Istanbul's art scene and an Istanbul news roundup « Erkan's ... | İstanbul Art and Design Scene | Scoop.it
Istanbul, which went from being a cosmopolitan center in the 19th century to a faded remnant of the Ottoman Empire, is having a moment of cultural rebirth. Suzy Hansen writes about the city's growing artistic communities for ...
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Ahmet Polat for The New York Times – Istanbul | Photo Production ...

Ahmet Polat for The New York Times – Istanbul | Photo Production ... | İstanbul Art and Design Scene | Scoop.it
The core of Istanbul's art scene coalesced in the '80s and '90s through the efforts of a few prominent figures, including curators like Ali Akay and Beral Madra, the artist Halil Altindere, and the SALT director Vasif Kortun, ...
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The Istanbul Art-Boom Bubble « Urban Cultural Heritage & Creative ...

The Istanbul Art-Boom Bubble « Urban Cultural Heritage & Creative ... | İstanbul Art and Design Scene | Scoop.it
Earlier this winter, the giant 120-year-old Ottoman bank building in Istanbul reopened as a multimillion-dollar contemporary art space called SALT. This was surprising. Turks were never big on contemporary art, and for years ...
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Chicago SOFA invites artists from Turkey - Hurriyet Daily News (press release)

Turkish artists who want to show their work at the 2012 Chicago Sculpture Objects and Functional Art (SOFA) fair can apply to the Turkish Cultural Foundation (TCF) through...

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Artists define communication with the viewer with paintings

Artists define communication with the viewer with paintings | İstanbul Art and Design Scene | Scoop.it
Neşe Şive Baydar’s and Şebnem Somel’s work may offer a certain impression when looked at for the first time.
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ICOM Committee to be reestablished in Turkey

ICOM Committee to be reestablished in Turkey | İstanbul Art and Design Scene | Scoop.it
Turkey’s museum sector prepares to enter a new era with the new decision of The International Council of Museums (ICOM).
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Curator of the 13th Istanbul Biennial - Focus on Travel News

Curator of the 13th Istanbul Biennial - Focus on Travel News | İstanbul Art and Design Scene | Scoop.it

The 13th Istanbul Biennial, organised by the Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts and sponsored by Koç Holding, is set for the autumn of 2013, under the curatorship of Fulya Erdemci.

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"ATAR" Armenian Truth And Rumor: Tayfun Serttaş opens artistic ...

"ATAR" Armenian Truth And Rumor: Tayfun Serttaş opens artistic ... | İstanbul Art and Design Scene | Scoop.it
A new exhibition by Tayfun Serttaş at the recently opened SALT Galata art center in İstanbul's Karaköy district offers a fascinating visual exploration of five decades of life in mid-20th century İstanbul from the perspective of a Beyoğlu ...
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Artist reflects resistance, war, history on canvas in ‘Residue’

Artist reflects resistance, war, history on canvas in ‘Residue’ | İstanbul Art and Design Scene | Scoop.it
Tunca Subaşı will open his solo exhibition ‘Residue’ at Pi Artworks Jan 5. In his latest works, he depicts social and political events, exploring themes of war and historical representation.
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