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A Concert Full of Colors in Istanbul
A Concert Full of Colors in Istanbul
Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality has brought to life a project that portrays the multi-cultured society of Istanbul, using the joining power of music.
From the Museum of Turkish Jews: ´Atzei Chaim´
From the Museum of Turkish Jews: ´Atzei Chaim´
The ´Atzei Chaim (Trees of Life)´ selected from the Quincentenial Foundation Museum of Turkish Jews collection...
From the Museum of Turkish Jews: ´Cognac Bottle´
From the Museum of Turkish Jews: ´Cognac Bottle´
The ´Cognac Bottle´ selected from the Quincentenial Foundation Museum of Turkish Jews collection...
Raising Awareness for Our World Through Rhinos
Raising Awareness for Our World Through Rhinos
Artist Özge Günaydın is trying to raise awareness about the environmental degradation through her exhibition ´Rhinos Back in Town´.
Arter Museum Ready to Welcome Art-lovers
Arter Museum Ready to Welcome Art-lovers
Arter Contemporary Art Museum is getting ready to welcome its visitors once again with the necessary health and safety precautions on Tuesday, June 16th. Until further notice, the museum will be open every day except Monday between 11:00-17:00.
The Music Video Directed by Lara Kamhi in Tokyo ´Lift-Off´
The Music Video Directed by Lara Kamhi in Tokyo ´Lift-Off´
The music video that Lara Kamhi had directed is competing in the Tokyo Lift-Off Film Festival.
Istanbul Museum of Modern Art is Opening its Doors Again
Istanbul Museum of Modern Art is Opening its Doors Again
It will be required to wear facemasks to visit the Istanbul Museum of Modern Art.
Online Educational Activities by the Museum of Turkish Jews
Online Educational Activities by the Museum of Turkish Jews
The online educations of the Museum of Turkish Jews via its Instagram account @jewishmuseumofturkey continue during the Museum Week.
From the Museum of Turkish Jews: ´Rimonim´
From the Museum of Turkish Jews: ´Rimonim´
The ´Rimonim´ selected from the Quincentenial Foundation Museum of Turkish Jews collection...
Hanri Benazus Considered Worthy of Atatürk Award
Hanri Benazus Considered Worthy of Atatürk Award
91 years old Hanri Benazus who said "I feel Turkish" when he was a little boy sitting on Atatürk´s lap...
Renan Koen´s Live Performance During Sephardic Jewish Brotherhood´s Commemoration
Renan Koen´s Live Performance During Sephardic Jewish Brotherhood´s Commemoration
Renan Koen will perform live during the Sephardic Jewish Brotherhood of America´s ´Sephardic Yom Hashoah Commemoration´ which will be held via Zoom and Facebook, this Sunday.
The Museum Will Display Our Haggadahs
The Museum Will Display Our Haggadahs
The Quincentenial Foundation Museum of Turkish Jews is planning to display an exhibition of ´Passover Haggadahs´.
Support for Health Care Providers from Mustafa Sandal, Melis Fis and Defkhan
Support for Health Care Providers from Mustafa Sandal, Melis Fis and Defkhan
While in quarantine, the musicians Mustafa Sandal, Melis Fis and Defkhan released a song named ´Yanında (By Your Side)´ of which all the income will be donated to the health care providers.
Online Broadcasts Go On
Online Broadcasts Go On
Online music concerts and counseling sessions are continuing from the members of the Turkish Jewish Community during these troublesome days of Coronavirus.
´Serenade for Nadia´ by Zülfü Livaneli
´Serenade for Nadia´ by Zülfü Livaneli
Zülfü Livaneli´s novel ´Serenade´ is now published in English in the USA with the name ´Serenade for Nadia´.
A Cultural Heritage in Ankara: The Jewish Neighborhood
A Cultural Heritage in Ankara: The Jewish Neighborhood
The coexistence of different cultures creates a common culture. This culture created, has the power to change the appearance of the cities. One of the main places, where this power is felt, is the Jewish Neighborhood in Ankara.
Renan Koen´s Online Live Concerts
Renan Koen´s Online Live Concerts
Our talented artist Renan Koen will perform her third mini online live concert on Tuesday evening via Turkish Jewish Community´s Twitter account.
Erol Güney Remembered Once Again at the Museum
Erol Güney Remembered Once Again at the Museum
The documentary about the life of Erol Güney ´Wherever Life Takes You - Erol Güney’s Story´ was shown on Sunday, March 8th at the Quincentenial Foundation Museum of Turkish Jews.
Jerfi Aji´s Recital in All Saints Moda Church
Jerfi Aji´s Recital in All Saints Moda Church
Pianist Jerfi Aji is going to perform a recital in All Saints Moda Church in Kadıköy, Istanbul.
From the Museum of Turkish Jews: ´Megillat Esther´
From the Museum of Turkish Jews: ´Megillat Esther´
The ´Megillat Esther (The Scroll of Esther)´, selected from the Quincentenial Foundation Museum of Turkish Jews collection...
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