• EVENT

    4 Cities

    1- CANNES - Awarding the Turkish director Nuri Bilge Ceylan with Palme d’Or last year and home to the best of the European cinema, the Cannes Film Festival once more offers a satisfying schedule....
  • 1- Organized in collaboration with ISTANBUL’74 and W Magazine, the Istanbul International Arts and Culture Festival celebrates its fifth year, under the theme “Dialogues on Realism in Arts...

DESTINATION

  • Asmara In 48 Hours

    Asmara In 48 Hours

    Asmara, a diamond of a capital, was once within the Ottoman district of Habesh. On a highland 2,400 meters above sea level, it's home to architectural wonders from the Italian era. It has worn like an old-fashioned, elegant dress  - maybe a bit dusty, but full of dignity. The tailors were Italian, in the late nineteenth century. They chose...

CULTURE

  • Following History

    Following History

    Reinterpreting glass as an artwork by using traditional and contemporary themes, Decorium turned it into an elegant design in history with handcraft. Reflecting the glorious elegance of the Ottomans, Life Collection consists of designs which you can use in daily life and which will add value to your presentations in special occasions....
  • Fragile Patterns Of History

    Fragile Patterns Of History

    It is not possible to separate the tulips, towers, bridges and patterns that encircle Istanbul from the ancient city. Turkish painter İsmail Acar gives new meaning to these interconnecting elements in his artworks.

PEOPLE

  • İstanbul Bird’s-Eye

    İstanbul Bird’s-Eye

    How did you start this project?I’ve been working with Turkish Airlines, which I’m passionate about, for 24 years, and this fed my other passion, photography. I wanted to show what I’ve seen from the cockpit thanks to my job. For this, I photographed Istanbul from the air for 6 years. Meanwhile, I received support from a team comprising...
  • He Is Coming Back, As Promised!

    He Is Coming Back, As Promised!

    DAVID ALLISON-PRODUCER Why did you want to make a fresh start, instead of continuing the series?Today, everyone can watch the original Terminator series by downloading it from internet. On the other hand, we wanted to add today’s people, their habits and characteristics - the social media addiction. Of course, when we were doing this, we used...
  • History Hidden In The Déclencheur

    History Hidden In The Déclencheur

    How did you start working as a museum and auction photographer?My father was an expert photographer working on art history, antiques and archaeology. He photographed every inch of Turkey that’s archaeologically significant. My father’s interest in this work drew me closer, and I thought, I should be doing this as well. What is special about...

CUISINE

  • Feast Tables

    Feast Tables

    The religious and social meanings that are attributed to feasts are what make them feasts. On these special days, “Feast Tables” shine out. The dishes and the deep fried meat that are prepared with the meat of sacrificed animals in the Feast of Sacrifice; the desserts, syrups, pastries and main courses that are prepared for Ramadan; or in...
  • 1 Plum 3 Great Ideas

    1 Plum 3 Great Ideas

    The plum season has arrived! Originally from Asia and also produced in Syria, plum was a tree that was frequently planted in these lands by the Romans. The Romans favored dried plums, especially damsons. Highly popular during the Renaissance, plum started to be consumed in various forms after the 16th century. Don’t assume that plums...

FROM THE MAGAZINE

  • 4 Cities

    4 Cities

    BOSTON - The oldest area in the U.S. turns into a giant art platform! All events at the Outside the Box Festival that is sponsored by Turkish Airlines and held at Boston Common is free-of-charge. July 14 – 19 http:/www.otbboston.com COPENHAGEN - Copenhagen Jazz Festival makes the most of long summer days in the fairyland of Northern...
  • This Month In Istanbul

    This Month In Istanbul

    1-The 22nd Istanbul Jazz Festival, organized by İKSV,  takes places in all corners of the city and features stars such as Joan Baez and Marcus Miller. Until July 15 http://caz.iksv.org 2-Installed in collaboration with MoMA in the courtyard of Istanbul Modern, All That is Solid is the second temporary installation of the New...
  • Following History

    Following History

    Reinterpreting glass as an artwork by using traditional and contemporary themes, Decorium turned it into an elegant design in history with handcraft. Reflecting the glorious elegance of the Ottomans, Life Collection consists of designs which you can use in daily life and which will add value to your presentations in special occasions....