• The Museum of Islamic Art in Doha commemorates the boxing legend Muhammad Ali with an exclusive exhibition titled Muhammad Ali: Tribute to a Legend. The exhibition displays memorable moments from...
  • More than 40 rare works of art selected from the Demet-Cengiz Çetindoğan Collection, which contains works of Ottoman calligraphy from the 16th and 20th centuries, are displayed at the exhibition...

DESTINATION

  • A Late Afternoon in Lisbon

    A Late Afternoon in Lisbon

    From the Miradouro da Nossa Senhora do Monte, a hilltop vantage point with views towards the River Tejo, I watch the golden evening sky over central Lisbon burnish then deepen slowly to purple. Orange street lamps flicker on, illuminating the white facades of buildings in the valley below. Darkness has fallen but the night air of the Portuguese...

CULTURE

  • Reflection of Letters on Art

    More than 40 rare works of art selected from the Demet-Cengiz Çetindoğan Collection, which contains works of Ottoman calligraphy from the 16th and 20th centuries, are displayed at the exhibition Reflection of Letters on Art at the Municipality of Beyoğlu Exhibition Hall. Until February 24
  • Indian Art and More

    One of the most extensive modern and contemporary art fairs in South Asia, Indian Art Fair brings numerous prestigious galleries from many countries, especially India, at the NSIC Exhibition Complex in New Delhi. The fair hosts movie screenings, tours guided by curators and seminars.

PEOPLE

  • A Chat with Will Smith

    A Chat with Will Smith

    Having released his first hip hop album in 1986, Will Smith has won four Grammy Awards throughout his prospering career and has had five nominations for a Golden Globe and two for an Academy Award. He was chosen “the actor with the highest net worth” by Forbes in 2014. While five of the 21 movies he acted in grossed over 500 million USD, the...
  • Robert De Niro: A Living Legend

    Robert De Niro: A Living Legend

    In addition to many countless awards, you also recently received the Presidential Medal of Honor presented by Barack Obama. How did you feel? I felt honored and gratified. My family was there. Going back to the past and listening to my success with them present was very emotional. You’ve inspired many actors over the years. But who does...
  • Mel Gibson at the Top of His Career

    Mel Gibson at the Top of His Career

    It’s been 20 years since the legendary Braveheart. Now you’re back with another war movie, Hacksaw Ridge, after all these years. What aspect of war movies attracts you? I love real stories. Actually, I’d been offered this story three times; during the first two, I was working on other projects. The third time it was brought to me, I read...

CUISINE

  • Game Dishes in the Ottoman Cuisine

    Game Dishes in the Ottoman Cuisine

    Hunting, a common activity among Turks, continued during the Ottoman period, and game had a special place in the royal kitchen. We know that gazelle and wild deer were the most hunted prey, followed by crane, wild goose, pheasant and partridge. Records show that other popular game were deer, rabbit, wild ass (whose meat is inedible), tiger, fox...
  • Kütahya: A Table of Tiles

    Kütahya: A Table of Tiles

    Those who travel frequently will know that no matter where you go in Anatolia, the homeland of wheat, every city you visit cooks a local kind of pastry. These different versions can sometimes kindle friendly rivalry among cities. Ranging from tarhana (soup with dried yogurt) to mantı (Turkish ravioli), these delicacies are reinterpreted with...

FROM THE MAGAZINE

  • Commemorating Muhammad Ali

    The Museum of Islamic Art in Doha commemorates the boxing legend Muhammad Ali with an exclusive exhibition titled Muhammad Ali: Tribute to a Legend. The exhibition displays memorable moments from the boxer's career including his winning bout against Sonny Liston in 1964. Until February 25
  • Reflection of Letters on Art

    More than 40 rare works of art selected from the Demet-Cengiz Çetindoğan Collection, which contains works of Ottoman calligraphy from the 16th and 20th centuries, are displayed at the exhibition Reflection of Letters on Art at the Municipality of Beyoğlu Exhibition Hall. Until February 24
  • A Sweet Weekend

    Who could say no to a weekend full of chocolate, sweets, ice cream, cookies and coffee? Hosting workshops on new techniques and pastry contests, L.A. Cookie Con and Sweets Show is held at Los Angeles Congress Center.