Serhat Karaaslan

In Conversation with Film-maker Serhat Karaaslan (Part 2)

Serhat Karaaslan, the film-maker behind the short films, Bisiqlet and Musa, tells us more about his experience as a film-maker in Turkey. His most recent short film, Ice Cream, premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival.  How did you ...

Coming Soon: “The Jaunt” ft. Shoe Arrives in Istanbul

Coming Soon: The Jaunt ft. Shoe Arrives in Istanbul

Internationally renowned graffiti artist, Shoe, will be visiting Istanbul from Tuesday 21 October through Monday 27 October. In collaboration with The Jaunt, the artist will be gathering impressions of the city and showcasing his work at an exhibition ...

Introducing istanbulite: Your Go-To Travel Agency for Turkey

Introducing istanbulite: Your Go-To Travel Agency for Turkey

From the advertiser: istanbulite is an Istanbul-based bespoke travel agency that specializes exclusively on customized experiences in Turkey. Our story began with a nagging desire to tear down the prescriptive ”to-do”s of the conventional tours. The experience of the city is yours to ...

A still from Karaaslan's new short, Ice Cream.

In Conversation with Film-maker Serhat Karaaslan (Part 1)

Sampling several pieces of work from an artist can give one insight into his or her philosophy. I’ve recently had the opportunity to perform several translations for the up-and-coming film-maker, Serhat Karaaslan. Serhat grew up in ...

Top 11 Foods to Bring from Home

Top 11 Foods to Bring from Home

These days more and more imported items can be found somewhere here in Istanbul.  But finding these items often involves a wild goose chase and, to top it all off, they normally cost an arm and ...

Serhat Karaaslan

In Conversation with Film-maker Serhat Karaaslan (Part 2)

Serhat Karaaslan, the film-maker behind the short films, Bisiqlet and Musa, tells us more about his experience as a film-maker in Turkey. His most recent short film,

October 01, 2014 Film, Interviews
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Coming Soon: “The Jaunt” ft. Shoe Arrives in Istanbul

Internationally renowned graffiti artist, Shoe, will be visiting Istanbul from Tuesday 21 October through Monday 27 October. In collaboration with The Jaunt, the artist will be gathering

October 01, 2014 What's On
ferrman

Coming Soon: Dirty East Hip Hop Night ft. Ferryman @ The Hall

Chocolate City Music Project will present “Dirty East Hip Hop Night ft. Ferryman” at The Hall on Saturday 18 October. From the organizer: The Hall Istanbul

September 30, 2014 Music, What's On
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Introducing istanbulite: Your Go-To Travel Agency for Turkey

From the advertiser: istanbulite is an Istanbul-based bespoke travel agency that specializes exclusively on customized experiences in Turkey. Our story began with a nagging desire to tear down the prescriptive

September 30, 2014 Advice & Info
Serhat Karaaslan

In Conversation with Film-maker Serhat Karaaslan (Part 1)

Sampling several pieces of work from an artist can give one insight into his or her philosophy. I’ve recently had the opportunity to perform several

September 30, 2014 Film, Interviews
52-62

On Now: “52-62″ @ Elgiz Museum

Elgiz Museum will host their multi-artist “52-62″ exhibition through Saturday 27 December. From the organizer: The Elgiz Museum’s new exhibition titled “52-62” focuses on a

September 30, 2014 Art, What's On
petition of the left-hand

On Now: “A Petition of the Left Hand” @ NON

NON will be hosting Erdem Taşdelen’s “A Petition of the Left Hand” exhibition through Saturday 22 November. From the organizer: Erdem Taşdelen’s second solo exhibition

September 30, 2014 Art, What's On
Foods to bring from home

Top 11 Foods to Bring from Home

These days more and more imported items can be found somewhere here in Istanbul.  But finding these items often involves a wild goose chase and,

September 29, 2014 Advice & Info
narcissus

On Now: “Narcissus” @ Galerist

Galerist will host Rasim Aksan’s “Narcissus” exhibition through Saturday 18 October. From the organizer: Galerist is pleased to present the second solo exhibition of Rasim

September 29, 2014 Art, What's On
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Raquy Danziger: Darbuka Drummer Extraordinaire

A darbuka drum is a Middle Eastern instrument whose structure varies depending on location. They all have a conical shape with a nearly circular head;

September 29, 2014 Culture, Music
Mella Jaarsma

On Now: “The Roving Eye” @ ARTER

ARTER will be hosting their group exhibition, “The Roving Eye: Contemporary Art from Southeast Asia” through Sunday 4 January. From the organizer: “The Roving Eye:

September 29, 2014 Art, What's On
Joan Miró

On Now: “Joan Miró. Women, Birds and Stars” @ Sakıp Sabancı Museum

Sakıp Sabancı Museum will host the “Joan Miró. Women, Birds and Stars” exhibition through Sunday 1 February. From the organizer: Sabancı University Sakıp Sabancı Museum

September 28, 2014 Art, What's On
You Are Here

On Now: “You Are Here” @ ALAN Istanbul

ALAN Istanbul will be hosting their multi-artist “You Are Here” exhibition through Saturday 8 November. From the organizer: The new show at ALAN Istanbul entitled

September 28, 2014 Art, What's On
broodthaers

On Now: “Words, Things, Concepts” @ Akbank Sanat

Akbank Sanat will host Marcel Broodthaers’ “Words, Things, Concepts” exhibition through Thursday 29 November. From the organizer: Akbank Sanat opens the 2014-2015 season with a

September 28, 2014 Art, What's On
lost dream

On Now: “Lost Dream” @ Pg Art Gallery

Pg Art Gallery will be hosting Maura Sullivan’s “Lost Dream” exhibition from Wednesday 1 October through Saturday 25 October. From the organizer: Pg Art Gallery

September 28, 2014 Art, What's On
Tolga Sezgin Mari Aydın gathering tomatoes in a greenhouse in Vakıflı, one of the few Armenian villages remaining in Turkey. The village has been practicing organic farming since 2004. Antakya, 2008 (On The Road Exhibition)

On Now: “On The Road” @ Istanbul Modern

From Wednesday 28 May until Sunday 9 November, the exhibition “On The Road” (“Yolda”), featuring recent photographs of Turkey from the Nar Photos Archive, will

September 28, 2014 Art, What's On
Language of the Wall @ Pera Museum

Ending Sunday: Language of the Wall @ Pera Museum

From Wednesday 13 August until Sunday 5 October, Pera Museum will host “Language of the Wall,” an exhibition showcasing graffiti and street art from America

September 27, 2014 Art, What's On
"Mobilizing Memory: Women Witnessing" @ DEPO Gallery

Ending Friday: “Mobilizing Memory: Women Witnessing” @ DEPO Gallery

Columbia University Global Centers presents an exhibition called “Mobilizing Memory: Women Witnessing” from Friday 5 September until Friday 3 October at the DEPO Gallery. It occurs

September 27, 2014 What's On
Coming Soon: 36th Istanbul Marathon

Coming Soon: 36th Istanbul Marathon

The 36th Vodafone Istanbul Marathon, also featuring numerous runs of shorter lengths, will take place on Sunday 16 November. There are few better ways to

September 27, 2014 Sport, What's On
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Yabangee Seeks New Intern & Contributors

Yabangee is an English resource for foreigners living in the great city of Istanbul. As the summer has concluded, we are continuing to grow as

September 27, 2014 Blog, Jobs, Yabangee Blog
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Hiring: Native English and German Teachers at Dragoman Akademi

From the advertiser: Dragoman Akademi is looking for native English and German teachers experienced in working with corporate clients. Dragoman Akademi focuses on customizing lessons

September 26, 2014 Jobs
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