2014 July

Message of CEO

Welcome Aboard

Date: Tuesday, 01 July 2014

Dear Guests,
Turkey is moving ahead confidently on the way to becoming one of the world’s premier aviation hubs. A major step on that road was taken recently when the Aviation Maintenance and Repair Center (HABOM), opened by our distinguished Prime Minister, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, went into operation.

 

Cityscope

  • 10 Days, 100 Venues, 1,000 Concerts

    ONE OF NORTHERN EUROPE’S FOREMOST INTERNATIONAL MUSICAL EVENTS, THE COPENHAGEN JAZZ FESTIVAL IS STARTING SOON.

  • A Museum Is Born

    AN EXHIBITION ABOUT THE LOUVRE ABU DHABI, WHOSE OPENING IS EAGERLY ANTICIPATED IN THE ART WORLD, IS COMING TO ART LOVERS IN PARIS FOR THE FIRST TIME.

  • An Information Network That Unites Cultures

    THE PROGRAMS CONDUCTED IN OUR COUNTRY SINCE 2004 BY THE TURKEY NATIONAL AGENCY WERE UNITED AS OF 2014 UNDER THE RUBRIC OF ERASMUS+. WE WERE BRIEFED BY EURODESK TURKEY ABOUT THESE PROGRAMS, WHICH ARE OPEN TO PEOPLE OF ALL AGES.

  • Arter’s Guest, Füsun Onur

    ARTER IS HOSTING FÜSUN ONUR’S EXHIBITION, “THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS”, WHICH TAKES ITS TITLE FROM LEWIS CARROLL’S BOOK OF THE SAME NAME.

  • Award-Winning Life Of The Prophet

  • Choosing Fashion’s Geniuses

    SERDAR UZUNTAŞ AND NIHAN PEKER ARE TWO NAMES FROM TURKEY AMONG THE EUROPEAN REGIONAL CANDIDATES FOR THE INTERNATIONAL WOOLMARK PRIZE, WHICH IS EAGERLY ANTICIPATED IN THE FASHION WORLD.

  • Dream City Of Travelers

  • Equestrian Enthusiasts Meet In Aachen

    TURKISH AIRLINES IS A TOP-LEVEL SPONSOR OF CHIO AACHEN, THE WORLD’S MOST POPULAR EQUESTRIAN EVENT, HELD EVERY SUMMER IN THE CITY OF AACHEN ON THE GERMAN-DUTCH BORDER.

  • Europe, Keeping Its Traditions Alive

    ONE OF CROATIA’S PARAMOUNT CULTURAL EVENTS, ZAGREB INTERNATIONAL FOLKLORE FESTIVAL IS BRIGHTENING UP THE MONTH OF JULY.

  • Festival Season Is Upon Us

    FESTIVAL FANS FROM THE FOUR CORNERS OF THE WORLD WILL BE COMING TOGETHER AT THE WORLD’S MAJOR FESTIVALS IN JULY. HERE ARE A FEW OF OUR FAVORITES...

  • History Comes To The Surface

    NECATI BADEM’S SHOW, “ISTANBUL’S HIDDEN SHIPS”, TAKES ART LOVERS ON A JAUNT THROUGH HISTORY.

  • Islamic Aesthetics

  • Istanbul Modern Marks Ten Years!

    MOUNTED IN HONOR OF THE 10TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FOUNDING OF ISTANBUL MODERN, “PLURIVOCALITY” PRESENTS A SELECTION OF CONTEMPORARY ARTWORK IN TURKEY.

  • Jazz At The Palais De France

    THE PALAIS DE FRANCE IS OPENING ITS DOORS TO MUSIC BUFFS FOR THE FIRST TIME WITH THE PIERRE BLANCHARD ALL STARTS CONCERT.

  • Jazz Is Coming

    FOR 21 YEARS, THE ISTANBUL JAZZ FESTIVAL HAS BEEN THE FIRST THING THAT POPS TO MIND AT THE MENTION OF JAZZ IN THE CITY. THIS YEAR AGAIN IT IS WELCOMING THE TOP ARTISTS IN THE GENRE.

  • Kidzania Children’s Republic

    KIDZANIA THAT ALLOWS CHILDREN TO HAVE FUN BY DISCOVERING HAS OPENED AT THE AKASYA ACIBADEM NEW GENERATION LIFE COMPLEX.

  • Museum Of Living History

    THE WORLD’S FIRST AND ONLY DIORAMA MUSEUM OF LIVING HISTORY, HISART IS OPENING WITH A WHOLE NEW CONCEPT OF MUSEOLOGY.

  • Münster / Osnabrück

  • Proms Festival Continues

    SATISFY YOUR HUNGER FOR MUSIC AT THIS YEAR’S PRAGUE PROMS, JUNE 16 TO JULY 20.

  • Rock Legends In Istanbul

    THREE MAJOR ROCK BANDS ARE COMING TO MUSIC BUFFS IN ISTANBUL IN JULY.

  • Salzburg, Home Of Art

    THE 150TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BIRTH OF GERMAN ROMANTIC COMPOSER RICHARD STRAUSS IS BEING CELEBRATED AT THIS YEAR’S SALZBURG FESTIVAL.

  • Splashing Sounds On The Bosphorus

    THE SPLASH OF SWIMMERS IS RESOUNDING OVER THE BOSPHORUS!

  • The Eastern Black Sea In Five Questions

    COOL AND PURE AIR, ICY SPRINGS, AND SPECTACULAR LANDSCAPES WITH COLORFULLY FLOWER-CARPETED UPLAND MEADOWS ALL SPRING TO MIND AT THE MENTION OF THE EASTERN BLACK SEA. SO WHAT ELSE IS THERE? LET’S SEE IF YOU KNOW!

  • The Pre-Raphaelite Legacy

    THE NEW YORK METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART IS TURNING THE SPOTLIGHT ON 19TH CENTURY BRITISH

  • Traveling Biennial

    ONE OF EUROPE’S MOST IMPORTANT CONTEMPORARY ART BIENNIALS, MANIFESTA IS BRINGING CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS TOGETHER FOR THE 10TH TIME.

  • Vibrant Latin City

    ARGENTINA’S CAPITAL BUENOS AIRES IS A CITY LIKE NONE OTHER WITH ITS ARCHITECTURE, ATMOSPHERE, FABULOUS CUISINE AND ALL IT PROMISES KIDS.

  • West Africa’s Natural Harbor

    THE CITY OF LUANDA ON THE ATLANTIC COAST IS NOT ONLY ANGOLA’S MAIN COMMERCIAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE ZONE, IT ALSO ENCHANTS VISITORS WITH ITS NATURAL BEAUTY.

  • Articles

    "My" Car

    WHEN MERCEDES-BENZ SHARED A TURKISH DESIGNER'S PHOTOGRAPH FOR THE FIRST TIME ON ITS INSTAGRAM ACCOUNT, WE TRACKED DOWN THAT DESIGNER AND HEARD HIS STORY STRAIGHT FROM THE HORSE’S MOUTH.

    Birmingham Modern And Cultured

    EXEMPLIFYING EVERY ASPECT OF EUROPEAN CULTURE, BIRMINGHAM JUSTLY DESERVES THE EPITHET COSMOPOLITAN FOR ITS FRIENDLY PEOPLE, ART AND CULTURE, AND MULTICULTURAL EATERIES, NOT TO MENTION ITS CONNECTION TO THE ENGLISH CANAL SYSTEM, WHICH HAS LEFT ITS MARK ON THE CITY’S PAST AND PRESENT.