As part of the Galataport project, new shopping malls, hotels, and a new Istanbul Modern building are planned to be built. The port will be renovated as part of the project.
With more than 300 photographs and a new book, Sakir Eczacibasi is commemorated by the Istanbul Modern museum. He was “one of the prominent figures of his time" in Turkey’s arts and culture scene.
Istanbul Modern continues to make female artists visible in Turkey. The latest exhibition in the series is a solo show, A Place Called Earth by Selma Gurbuz, whose 35 year career is visualised through thematic stops.
Istanbul Modern has announced that it will remain open over the weekend and therefore during the second and third days of Eid, on August 1 and 2. It offers three separate exhibitions that can be visited with coronavirus precautions in place.
Straddling Asia and Europe, Istanbul is the biggest city in Turkey and home to a whole host of museums. This list aims to serve as a starting point for curious travellers so you can explore all the riches of the city.
Istanbul Modern, Turkey’s first museum of modern and contemporary art, is at the threshold of a new era. It will close doors of their current building Antrepo No. 4, and will move to a temporary space in Beyoglu district until a new museum is built.
A celebrated Turkish artist gets a major UK retrospective at the Tate Modern. "How is it that somebody so extravagant, charismatic, such a wonderful artist, could have been neglected?" co-curator Kerryn Greenberg tells TRT World.
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