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

Sculpture show @ Gallery Ilayda

Posted on 16 May 2014

Gallery Ilayda in Nişantaşı is hosting an impressive solo sculpture show “Agony”, by Aysel Alver. I loved it! Walking around the sculptures and taking it all in was a real pleasure when I visited the gallery yesterday. Aysel Alver points to the concept of “agony” at her fifth solo exhibition. Alver uses this term, which is generally used… Read more »

Surreal art of Patricia Piccinini

Posted on 10 July 2011

Surreal art in sculptures, installation, drawing and video. That is typically for Australian contemporary artist Patricia Piccinini. Her works, from 1997 up to the present, can be seen in Istanbul now through august 22nd in the very pleasant art gallery Arter on Istiklal Caddesi. I especially love the sculpture “The Lovers”, two scooters who are… Read more »