Upcoming Events May – June 2012
UPCOMING TCF EVENTS MAY - JUNE 2012

Washington, DC - USA
Date: May 31, 2012
TCF Lecture: "Impressions of Ottoman Culture in Europe:1453-1699" Book presentation and lecture by Dr.Nurhan Atasoy, TCF Senior Scholar in Residence.
Place: Sackler and Freer Gallery of Art
Information: http://www.asia.si.edu/events/lectures.asp
This event is co-organized with the Smithsonian Institution's Sackler and Freer Gallery of Art as part of the TCF Lecture Series in Turkish Culture and Art.

Ghent - Belgium
Date: June 4, 2012
TCF Scholar Lecture: Open Academic Seminar on the 400 years of diplomatic relations between Turkey and the Netherlands, organized by the Centre for Turkish Studies at Ghent University and Yunus Emre Institute, featuring Dr.Nurhan Atasoy, TCF Senior Scholar in Residence.
Place: Ghent University
Information: turksestudies@ugent.be

Tokyo - Japan
Date: June 5, 2012
TCF Scholar Lecture: "The Influence of Turkic Culture on Mamluk Carpets" by Dr. Sumiyo Okumura, TCF Resident Art Historian.
Place: Institute of Advanced Studies on Asia, University of Tokyo
Information: http://www.ioc.u-tokyo.ac.jp/news/news.php?id=TueMay151039302012
The lecture is presented in Japanese.

New York, NY - USA
Date: May 29 - June 8, 2012
Workshop: "First Annual Turkish Music Insitute Workshop" organized by Makam New York.
Information: http://makamnewyork.org/#!/page_WORKSHOPS
This event is supported by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

Lawrence, KS - USA
Date: June 16 - July 8, 2012
Exhibition: "Elegance Under Foot: Turkish Weavings"
Place: Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art
Information: http://www.spencerart.ku.edu/exhibitions/turkish-weavings.shtml
This event is supported by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

Turkey
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: Istanbul, Gelibolu (Gallipoli), Canakkale, Bursa, Kusadasi, Pamukkale, Konya, Cappadocia, Ankara.
Information: http://www.turkishculturalfoundation.org/pages.php?ID=25
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..

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
Information: http://www.massmoca.org/event_details.php?id=715
This event is supported by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

San Francisco, CA - USA
Date: Ongoing - June 10, 2012
Exhibition: The Art of the Anatolian Kilim: Highlights from the McCoy Jones Collection
Place: de Young Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
Information: http://deyoung.famsf.org/deyoung/exhibitions/art-anatolian-kilim-highlights-mccoy-jones-collection
This event is supported by a grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

 


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