Upcoming Events November 2014
UPCOMING TCF EVENTS NOVEMBER 2014
TCF Culinary Cultural Tour
Olive Harvest on the Northern Aegean
November 7-9, 2014
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Boda - Sweden
Date: June 14, 2014 - January 11, 2015
Exhibition: "Glass Unlimited - Made in Istanbul"
Place: The Glass Factory Museum
Information: http://theglassfactory.se/english/exhibition/east-meets-west-turkish-glass/
The participation of Ahmet Ozdeniz, Baris Can Aksakal, Hale Hendekcigil and Mehmet Komurcu in this event is supported through the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Istanbul - Turkey
Date: September 19 - November 2, 2014
Participation: Ceramic artist Robin Cameron and contemporary artists Ann Edzgveradze, Carol Shymanski, and Josh Tonsfeldt exhibit their works in the international exhibition project "Lower East Side in Istanbul (LESI): The Built Environment" at Mixer Arts, curated by Kathleen Madden
Information: http://mixerarts.com/
Participation of the curator and artists in this event is supported through the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Boston - USA
Date: October 29 - December 15, 2014
Festival: 14th Boston Turkish Festival - Colors of Anatolia
Information: http://www.tacsne.org/
This event is supported by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

Istanbul - Turkey
Date: November 1, 2014
Concert: Presentation of 20th century Turkish art by Ozlem Uzun Hazneci in the Jack Bowman Organ and Art Concert
Place:  Evangelische Gemeinde der Deutschen Sprache in the Turkei
Contact: http://www.evkituerkei.ag.vu/kontakt/
Participation of the Artist in this event is supported through the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Vienna - Austria
Date: November 3-5, 2014
Presentation: "Non-destructive micro-analytical methods for the conservation of historical textiles" Prof.Dr.Recep Karadag, TCF Cultural Heritage Preservation and Natural Dyes Laboratory-DATU
Place: 19th International Conference on Cultural Heritage and New Technologies

Los Angeles - USA
Date: November 6, 7 and 8, 2014
Performance: World premiere video work by video artist Refik Anadol for the "Visions of America: Ameriques," Edgard Varese's masterpiece for large orchestra
Place: Walt Disney Concert Hall
Information: http://www.laphil.com/tickets/visions-of-america-ameriques-video/2014-11-06
Refik Anadol is a recipient of the 2013 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Chicago - USA
Date: November 6-9, 2014
Exhibition: TCF and ARMAGGAN Art and Design Gallery's showcase of Turkish contemporary art at the 21st Sculpture Objects and Functional Art - SOFA Chicago Fair, featuring Canan Ustaoglu, Cetin Pireci, Gul Delemen, Ipek Altunmaral, Ipek Kotan, Meral Deger and Tan Taspolatoglu.
Place: Chicago Navy Pier
Information: http://sofaexpo.com

Lewistown - USA
Date: November 9, 2014 (all day event)
Event: "Portrait of Turkey" Ebru paper marbling workshop with Susan Seilstad and dinner-presentation on Ataturk and Turkish Community
Place: Lewistown Art Center, Montana
Information: http://www.montanaworldaffairs.org/upcoming-events/
This program is sponsored by TCF and organized as part of the "Spotlight on Turkey" national educational program partnership with the World Affairs Councils of America.

Dayton - USA
Date: November 13, 2014 5:15 pm - 8:00 pm
Event: "Portrait of Turkey" Teachers from the area will share their experiences in Turkey over the summer with Turkish music and folk dance performances.
Place: Belmont High School, Dayton, Ohio
Information: (to be provided)
This program is sponsored by TCF and organized as part of the "Spotlight on Turkey" national educational program partnership with the World Affairs Councils of America.

Yellowstone - USA
Date: November 15, 2014, 10 am - 4 pm
Event: "Portrait of Turkey" Ebru paper marbling workshop with Susan Seilstad
Place: Yellowstone Art Center, Montana
Information: http://www.montanaworldaffairs.org/upcoming-events/
This program is sponsored by TCF and organized as part of the "Spotlight on Turkey" national educational program partnership with the World Affairs Councils of America.

Lewistown - USA
Date: November 16, 2014
Event: "Portrait of Turkey" features a slide show by area Teachers Susan Seilstad and Sandy Armstad regarding their study tour to Turkey in July 2014.
Place: Zion Lutheran Church in Billings, Montana
Information: http://www.montanaworldaffairs.org/upcoming-events/
This program is sponsored by TCF and organized as part of the "Spotlight on Turkey" national educational program partnership with the World Affairs Councils of America.

Istanbul - Turkey
Date: November 18, 2014
TCF Lecture: "1972 UNESCO World Heritage Convention: Achievements and Global Challenges" by Dr. Yonca Erkan, Associate Professor at Kadir Has University
Place: TCF Istanbul office
Information: http://www.turkishculturalfoundation.org/lectures.php?ID=1
Lecture will be presented in English.

New York - USA
Date: November 19, 2014 8:00 pm
Concert: "Pearl Beneath the Sea" organized by Makam New York
Place: Merkin Hall, Kaufman Music Center, Goodman House 129 W 67th Street New York, NY 10023
Contact: boxoffice@kaufmanmusiccenter.org
Information: http://makamnewyork.org/events/  
This event is supported by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

Istanbul - Turkey
Date: November 20, 2014
TCF Lecture: "18. ve 19. Yuzyillarda Turk Resim Sanati" (Turkish Painting in the 18th and 19th Centuries) by Dr. Ayla Ersoy, Professor at Fatih Sultan Mehmet University.
Place: TCF Culinary Arts Center - YESAM
Information: http://www.turkishculturalfoundation.org/lectures.php?ID=1
Lecture will be presented in Turkish.

Lewistown - USA
Date: November 20, 2014
Event: "Portrait of Turkey" Presentation by Susan Seilstad and Sandy Armstad regarding their study tour to Turkey in July 2014.
Place: Lewistown Public Library in Billings, Montana
Information: http://www.montanaworldaffairs.org/upcoming-events/
This program is sponsored by TCF and organized as part of the "Spotlight on Turkey" national educational program partnership with the World Affairs Councils of America.

Boston - USA
Date: November 21-23, 2014
Event: TCF Participates in the 94th Annual Conference of the National Council for Social Studies (NCSS) with presentations on "Learning On-Site: Turkey as a Study Tour Destination" by Meltem Dunn, TCF Program Coordinator, and "Debunking the Myths in Teaching about Turkey" by Dr.Yasemin Alptekin, Education Expert.
Place: John B. Hynes Veterans Memorial Convention Center, Exhibit Hall Classroom B, exhibit hall D
Information: http://www.socialstudies.org/conference/sessions/2014/1323

Istanbul - Turkey
Date: November 27, 2014
YESAM Lecture: "Bread and Civilization" by Asst. Prof. Ahmet Uhri
Place: TCF Culinary Arts Center-YESAM
Information: http://www.culinaryartcenter.org/en/upcoming-events.htm
Lecture is presented in Turkish.

Beijing - CHINA
Date: September-December, 2014
Residency: Caner Karavit, Professor at Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University will be in residence studying traditional Chinese paintings under the direction of Han Shi Liu.
Dr.Karavit's participation in this project is supported through the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

The events listed on this newsletter require registration or invitation. For more information on how to attend, please visit the provided links.

For a listing of Turkish cultural events around the world, visit the TCF Calendar.

 
       
 
       
 
           
 
       
 
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