Istanbul is unique. It is the only city in the world where two continents meet. Enjoy old and new in the cultural capital of Turkey with Istanbul expert Marc Guillet

Animal rights photo exhibition

Posted on 11 December 2011
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Turkey has been shaken by numerous cases of cruelty against animals. Civil society increasingly takes action and demands better protection by laws and law enforcement. Well-known Turkish photographer Mehmet Turgut is one of the artists who calls for animal rights through his photos. He has unveiled two new projects simultaneously. He dedicates the most recent… Read more »

Black walls of Istanbul in photo exhibit

Posted on 4 October 2011
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On October 7 the Dutch photographer Arjen J. Zwart will open his photo exhibition titled “ZIFT” (tar) in the Cezayir building at the Hayriye Caddesi 12 Galatasaray (Beyoglu). The series demonstrates another view on the city with its black facades and is the second of a triptych about Istanbul on which Arjen is working. Arjen… Read more »

Photos from Dutch artist Jasper de Beijer

Posted on 26 February 2011
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Dutch artist Jasper de Beijer (Amsterdam, 1973), known for his staged photography projects, mostly on historical themes, opened his first exhibition in Istanbul. In the newest gallery in the city: The Empire Project. In Istanbul he shows nine series of photographs the artist has made over the past seven years. His main discipline is constructed… Read more »

Photo exhibition about street life in Beyoğlu

Posted on 22 February 2011
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Istiklal Caddesi, in the cosmopolitan district of Beyoğlu, is one of the most photographed streets in Turkey. So if you are a photographer and you want to do something originally you have to look for different shots and for different angles. You have to wait till something unusual happens and you have to look for… Read more »

Photo Exhibition about Turkey in Kadiköy

Posted on 8 January 2011
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Artmosfer Cafe and Gallery presents an exhibition of photos about Turkey by photographer Selda Kural. The opening cocktail Saturday Janyary 8 from 5-7 p.m. Address: Bahariye Caddesi No.43 Kadikoy For more about Selda Kural check out her website: www.seldakural.com.tr