Melis Alemdar is a staff writer at TRT World.
The 2020 edition of the Mamut Art Project is ready for art lovers on- and offline, at Yapi Kredi Bomontiada and at www.mamutartproject.com between October 27 and November 8, 2020.
Nardane Kuscu, 66, helps manage the family farm in northwestern Turkey, managing workshops and planting heirloom seeds she has collected over decades.
The theme of the fifth Istanbul Design Biennial is “Empathy Revisited: Designs for more than one”. TRT World speaks to the collaborators, Dilek Ozturk and Bilgen Coskun, curators of the atlas Harran project.
Leaving aside our collective obsession with the ruinous novel coronavirus for a moment, let’s focus on something positive for a change: This year is termed the Patara Year by the Republic of Turkey Ministry of Culture and Tourism.
An international outdoors visual art project showcases the work and talent of 115 female artists on the streets of Istanbul.
A collaboration between Istanbul University - Cerrahpasa, Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty and the Arkan Group, which produces diapers, means infections can be found early in children.
The bad boy of the Greek pantheon Dionysus was the god of fertility, orchards and fruit, insanity, winemaking and wine, ritual madness, religious ecstasy, festivity and theatre.
TRT World talks to Professor Engin Beksac of Trakya University, who explains the significance of the ancient sun disc, and its connection to astronomy.
“It’s not exactly street art, what we do,” say Kadir Celik and Furkan Akhan, two young painters who were assigned to paint the classic onto a set of stairs in the Beyoglu district.
As you wait for your flight at the new Istanbul Airport, you may take in the many civilisations Anatolia has hosted in its thousands of years of history.
The PDSA award committee was impressed by Magawa's skill of detecting underground mines and felt he deserved a gold medal for his bravery.
Industrial designer Yasemin Kose of Roka Design, says the recycling sector in Turkey truly began to develop in 2017 with the start of the Zero Waste Project. TRT World talks to her about the country's waste management.
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