Date: June 25 - July 8, 2012; June 29 - July 12, 2012; July 11 - July 24, 2012
Tours: 2012 TCF Teacher Study Tours to Turkey
Place: 77 American teachers will be touring Istanbul, Gelibolu (Gallipoli), Canakkale, Bursa, Kusadasi, Pamukkale, Konya, Cappadocia, Ankara.
The TCF Teacher Study Tours to Turkey are sponsored and organized by the Turkish Cultural Foundation in cooperation with the World Affairs Councils of America.
Date: July 9-12, 2012
TCF Scholars' Lectures: Dr.Recep Karadag, Head of the TCF Natural Dye Research and Development Laboratory-DATU will present on Characterization of objects in historical textiles in favor of restoration by multi-analytical techniques and Examination of historical art objects by multidisciplinary studies at the 2nd International Congress on Chemistry for Cultural Heritage.
Date: June 16 - July 08, 2012
Exhibition: Elegance Under Foot: Turkish Weavings
Place: Spencer Museum of Art, The University of Kansas
This event is sponsored by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.
Date: July 17-24, 2012
TCF Scholars' Lectures: Dr.Recep Karadag, Head of the TCF Natural Dye Research and Development Laboratory-DATU will present on Characterization of objects in historical textiles in favor of restoration by multi-analytical techniques at the 6th General Intensive School on Conservation Science, titled Archaeomaterials: from Diagnosis to Conservation.
New York, NY - USA
Date: July 28, 2012
Music Festival: Istanbulive4 at Lincoln Center Out of Doors, featuring Selda Bagcan, Ilhan Ersahin's Wonderland/Husnu Senlendirici, The Secret Trio.
Place: Damrosch Park Bandshell, Lincoln Center
This event is supported by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.
Date: July 31, 2012
TCF Scholars' Lectures: Dr.Nurhan Atasoy, TCF Senior Scholar in Residence will present on "Splendor and Elegance: Fashion at the Harem" (in Turkish) as part of a lecture series at the Topkapi Palace, accompanying the Museum's new exhibition on the Harem.
North Adams, MA - USA
Date: Ongoing - March 01, 2013
Exhibition: "Making Room: The Space Between Two and Three Dimensions" featuring Turkish artist Inci Eviner.
Place: Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art
For a listing of Turkish cultural events around the world, visit the TCF Calendar