ART / EVENTS / IST WAY OF LIFE / August 1, 2015

July ends…

A treat at Kılıç Ali Paşa Hamam– a hamam by Sinan the architect.

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My reading list for summer: Again about  Istanbul… Zeynep Çelik’s The Remaking of Istanbul: Portrait of an  Ottoman City in the 19th Century.

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My Nişantaşı Walk: it is sooo hot. We are  crazy to do a walk in this weather!

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A weekend-get away: Aegean was calling!

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I’d love to do more food photography: This is the  first one with Eatwith dinner.


My mosaic art walk…


Our local pizza corner: The New Yorker…

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Two inspiring exhibitions at Pera Museum: Cecil Beaton & Grayson Perry. And the bonus was William Hogarth.


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Book launch at Juno: An activity book for boys designed by Alp Gökalp. Only in Turkish, unfortunately.


A visit to Kezban Arca Batıbeki‘s studio. 

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Aug 24, 2015

Nice round up! Very evocative!

Aug 27, 2015

Thank you, Elliot:) I thought this would also be a good way to include a few recommendations. Remember we visited Kılıç Ali Pasha’s mosque?

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