WHAT HAPPENED TO THE ATTACKED SCULPTURE AND WHAT DID THE ART...

An artist with a vision of freedom, a heart of equality and an amazing creativity. I had interviewed him a couple of weeks ago...

CREATIVE ENTREPRENEURS WATCH OUT – BRITISH COUNCIL HAS SOMETHING FOR YOU!

With Bursa Eskişehir Bilecik Development Agency's contributions, the British Council translated the NESTA (National Endowment for Science, Technology and the Arts) Creative Enterprise Toolkit...
İRFAN ÖNÜRMEN DESTINATION: NEW YORK

İRFAN ÖNÜRMEN DESTINATION: NEW YORK

This is one of those pieces of news that I always feel happy and proud to write but upset that I will not be...
COUNTDOWN FOR CONTEMPORARY ISTANBUL

COUNTDOWN FOR CONTEMPORARY ISTANBUL

The 8th edition of Contemporary Istanbul, the leading international art fair, will take place between 7-10 November in Istanbul. But alongside the fair, Istanbul...

LUCIANO BENETTON’S ISTANBUL ART COLLECTION REVEALED

Imago Mundi is the collection of works commissioned and collected by Luciano Benetton on his travels around the world, involving, on a voluntary and non-profit basis,...
ART BASEL RELEASES BOOK FOR 45TH YEAR CELEBRATION

ART BASEL RELEASES BOOK FOR 45TH YEAR CELEBRATION

Art Basel is delighted to announce the release of Art Basel | Year 45, published by JRP|Ringier. Following the success of its launch last year,...
ISTANBUL ART SNOB GOES TO ART BASEL MIAMI BEACH

ISTANBUL ART SNOB GOES TO ART BASEL MIAMI BEACH

Welcome to the favorite winter meeting place for the international art world. Art Basel stages the world's premier art shows for Modern and contemporary works,...

SELFIE WITH TAKASHI MURAKAMI AND CHEERS WITH MOET

Well well, I guess there isn't an art fair in this world that can ever compete in PARTY with Artbasel Miami Beach. But Basel...

ISMET DOGAN IN RETROSPECT – OCTOBER 31ST – “I AM BODY”

After a very long pause, the man with the mirrors and the drips of blood is back with a huge exhibition "I AM BODY"...

SLAVOJ ZIZEK IN ISTANBUL FOR LOVE

25 - 26 September a conference will be taking place all the way on the other side of Istanbul. The regions name is Dragos...

CI REDUCES VAT %1 ON ART WORKS

Contemporary Istanbul has laid out its 2018 road map for new projects and goals. As the region’s most important international contemporary art fair, CI...

AUSTRALIAN, TURKISH, KURDISH AND INTERNATIONAL ARTISTS GATHER FOR CONCRETE

Tomorrow, Tophane-i Amire will be hosting 22 artists under the exhibition name "Concrete". A project, conducted mainly by the Australian government, built to explore the...

MARDIN BIENNIAL: THE ARTISTS’ MAGICAL PLAYGROUND

The magical city of Mardin has opened doors to its biennial for the third time, organised by Mardin Cinema Society, yesterday evening. Within the conceptual...

INCI EVINER RECEIVES THE SHARJAH BIENNIAL PRIZE 2017

The Sharjah Biennial 13 opened between March 10 - 14, 2017. Inci Eviner was among the recipients of this year's Sharjah Biennial Prize, organized by Sharjah Art...

WHO DOESN’T LIKE AFFORDABLE ART?

Hip hip hooray! Yesterday I bought "myself" by Yusuf Aygeç 30 x 30 oil on canvas.  This might sound a bit narcissistic. Oh well...

ARDAN OZMENOGLU INVADES GENEVA

One of the most successful female Turkish contemporary artists, famous for her glass tree sculptures, post -it artworks and humourous neon lighting, Ardan Ozmenoglu...