ARTICLES

  • From Cape Town to Port Elizabeth

    From Cape Town to Port Elizabeth

    “How can one describe South Africa? A wave that links two oceans? A breeze that races the cheetahs? The Zulu spirit of the sun? A whale’s song? The breath of the forests and the leopards? The glaze on an apple? Africa’s dearest? This country leaves everyone perplexed, thrilled and enamored.” These were my exact thoughts as I ate scallops...
  • Living La Dolce Vita on the Italian Lakes

    Living La Dolce Vita on the Italian Lakes

    Ernest Hemingway described Lake Maggiore as one of the most beautiful lakes he had seen. Roughly 60 km northwest of Milan, the lake has a glorious setting, with pristine vistas and a tranquil lakefront crowded with geraniums. I stroll the streets of Stresa, lined with opulent hotels that are a reminder of the resort’s heyday as a holiday...
  • From Cape Town to Port Elizabeth

    From Cape Town to Port Elizabeth

    “How can one describe South Africa? A wave that links two oceans? A breeze that races the cheetahs? The Zulu spirit of the sun? A whale’s song? The breath of the forests and the leopards? The glaze on an apple? Africa’s dearest? This country leaves everyone perplexed, thrilled and enamored.” These were my exact thoughts as I ate scallops...
  • Living La Dolce Vita on the Italian Lakes

    Living La Dolce Vita on the Italian Lakes

    Ernest Hemingway described Lake Maggiore as one of the most beautiful lakes he had seen. Roughly 60 km northwest of Milan, the lake has a glorious setting, with pristine vistas and a tranquil lakefront crowded with geraniums. I stroll the streets of Stresa, lined with opulent hotels that are a reminder of the resort’s heyday as a holiday...
  • A Life in Art

    A Life in Art

    Why should a visual language be trapped in canvas? Why shouldn’t it take part in life and get out on the street? “I always changed everything around me,” says Sonia Delaunay. “I made my first white walls so our paintings would look better. I designed my furniture; I have done everything. I have lived my art.”   Sonia Delaunay,...
  • The Irresistible Rise of The Internet of Things

    The Irresistible Rise of The Internet of Things

    IoT is, very simply put, a network of smart and connected products. These products are positioned to revolutionize themselves into a complex system that combines hardware, sensors, data, and software in countless ways. To put it in other terms, they will not operate individually and will not leave the work undone when there’s a problem. The...
  • A Man of Arts from Painting to Poetry

    A Man of Arts from Painting to Poetry

    “He was the cat of Anatolia; there was no corner left that he didn’t know the smell of.” Yaşar Kemal used these words to define Bedri Rahmi Eyüboğlu who painted Anatolia in his personal style throughout his artistic career.   Having begun his academic life in painting by enrolling in Istanbul Fine Arts Academy (currently Mimar...

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  • Jazz Tunes in Istanbul

    Jazz Tunes in Istanbul

    The 24th Istanbul Jazz Festival permeates the city between July 4 and 20. Hosting more than 50 concerts, the festival program includes additional events such as Night Out, Jazz in the Parks and A Childlike Day. This year’s guests include Kandace Springs, Nik Bärtsch, Fatoumata Diawara and Hindi Zahra.   caz.iksv.org
  • An Examination of Sinan’s Works

    An Examination of Sinan’s Works

    The renowned Finnish contemporary photographer Ola Kolehmainen’s two-year-long Sinan Project for Borusan Contemporary examines the striking use of light in structures built by the architect Sinan. Offering a different perspective on the genius architect, the exhibition is displayed on the museum’s fourth floor and is open until September 3....
  • Jazz Tunes in Istanbul

    Jazz Tunes in Istanbul

    The 24th Istanbul Jazz Festival permeates the city between July 4 and 20. Hosting more than 50 concerts, the festival program includes additional events such as Night Out, Jazz in the Parks and A Childlike Day. This year’s guests include Kandace Springs, Nik Bärtsch, Fatoumata Diawara and Hindi Zahra.   caz.iksv.org
  • An Examination of Sinan’s Works

    An Examination of Sinan’s Works

    The renowned Finnish contemporary photographer Ola Kolehmainen’s two-year-long Sinan Project for Borusan Contemporary examines the striking use of light in structures built by the architect Sinan. Offering a different perspective on the genius architect, the exhibition is displayed on the museum’s fourth floor and is open until September 3....
  • Enjoy Summer In Nice

    Enjoy Summer In Nice

    Held since 1948, Nice Jazz Festival takes place at Théâtre de Verdure between July 17 and 21. Regarded as the first international jazz festival, the event’s line-up includes world-famous musicians such as Herbie Hancock, Trombone Shorty&Orleans Avenue, and Becca Stevens Band.   nicejazzfestival.fr
  • The Most Beautiful Vintage Watches

    The Most Beautiful Vintage Watches

    Christie’s, one of the world’s most prominent auction houses, hosts the Patek Philippe Vintage Watches auction in New York between July 13 and 23. Presenting the brand’s 300 most beautiful vintage watches, the exclusive auction will be followed by seminars, dinners and shows. Try not to miss this special occasion!   christies.com
  • In Pursuit of Jewelry in Singapore

    In Pursuit of Jewelry in Singapore

    Singapore International Jewelry Expo takes place at Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Center between July 6 and 9. Welcoming the best jewelry designers both from Singapore and the world, the event’s program also includes fashion shows and networking panels.   sije.com.sg