Melis Alemdar is a staff writer at TRT World.
Elif and Nil, born on November 4, 2020, are conjoined twin girls. They were successfully separated on November 12 following a surgical procedure that lasted 11 hours.
TRT World speaks with Selin Bozkurt, the founder of Art for Good Association. The association provides year grants to young art students or recent graduates, easing the burden of surviving as an artist, as well as providing networking opportunities.
Children between the ages of five to eighteen living in Mardin and producing analog photography get their star turn in Istanbul at Kalyon Kultur.
A young Turkish filmmaker has won a new award for her first feature film, ‘Toprak’ (Soil) that takes place in a small village in Antalya, in southern Turkey.
The phrase is used when your guests want to leave, and you want them to stay longer. How would a non-Turkish speaker know this? Easy, by following the Turkish Dictionary’s highly amusing account on Instagram.
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.
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