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SINAN’S ISTANBUL: HADIM IBRAHİM PASHA MOSQUE
03 January 2018

SINAN’S ISTANBUL: HADIM IBRAHİM PASHA MOSQUE

In his "Seyahatname" (travel book), the great Ottoman traveler Evliya Çelebi says the following about Hadım Ibrahim Pasha and his mosque: "He was the vizier of Sultan Süleyman. After he had retired he built a spiritual one-floor mosque inside...
QUARTERS OF ISTANBUL: ANADOLUHİSARI
27 December 2017

QUARTERS OF ISTANBUL: ANADOLUHİSARI

Writing about Istanbul and its characteristics all his life, Abdülhak Şinasi Hisar (d. 1963) tells in his book "Boğaziçi Mehtapları" (The Moonlights of the Bosphorus) that in the old times, when the usage of cars and the means of transportation were...
THE GENIUS IN ISTANBUL: LEONARDO DA VINCI EXHIBITION
18 December 2017

THE GENIUS IN ISTANBUL: LEONARDO DA VINCI...

The largest and most comprehensive Leonardo da Vinci exhibition in the world, Leonardo da Vinci Expo: Genius in Istanbul, opens on 14 December at the UNIQ Museum in UNIQ Istanbul.
FINAL STAGE OF TURKISH DRONE CHAMPIONSHIP HELD IN ISTANBUL
13 December 2017

FINAL STAGE OF TURKISH DRONE CHAMPIONSHIP HELD IN...

The Turkish Drone Championship, which started in Istanbul and organized for the first time in Turkey with official status, ended with the final stage, again in Istanbul, on Sunday, December 3rd.
TURKEY INNOVATION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP WEEK STARTS
06 December 2017

TURKEY INNOVATION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP WEEK STARTS

Turkey Innovation Week, which has been held since 2012 by the Turkish Exporters Assembly (TIM) and played a major role in the expansion of innovation culture, also includes the spirit of entrepreneurship this year. With its new name, Turkey...
SİNAN’S İSTANBUL: KILIÇ ALİ PAŞA MOSQUE
23 November 2017

SİNAN’S İSTANBUL: KILIÇ ALİ PAŞA MOSQUE

Rising on the shore of Tophane, the Kılıç Ali Paşa Mosque has a special place among the works of Sinan. The mosque, which follows the footsteps of Haghia Sophia in terms of its plan and building features, was the subject of countless rumors both...