“Behind Mount Qaf”: Turkish feminist and activist artist CANAN at ARTER, Istanbul


Feminist artist CANAN delves into ancient, modern and contemporary “myths” about gender, power structures and the body at ARTER Space for Art in Istanbul.

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Jameel Prize 4 announces shortlisted artists


London’s V&A has announced its shortlist of 11 artists and designers for the upcoming Jameel Prize 2016, which will be launched in June at the Pera Museum in Istanbul.

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Contemporary visual culture from Turkey and beyond – in pictures


As part of a series of events for its 10th anniversary, Istanbul Modern presents an exhibition, titled “Neighbours – Contemporary Narratives from Turkey and Beyond”, highlighting contemporary art from Turkey and its neighbours.

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In search of Istanbul: Turkish contemporary art comes to MAK Vienna – picture feast


“Signs Taken in Wonder”, the first comprehensive overview of Turkish art in Austria, ran from 22 January to 21 April 2013 at the MAK Exhibition Hall, Vienna.

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