Upcoming Events February 2016
TCF-Culinary Arts Center presents with Nedim Atilla
Pine Nut Harvest at Kozak Village
February 26-28, 2016

The TCF Culinary Arts Center has added a new destination to its popular culinary tours. The tour is timed with the pine nut harvest in the historical pine forests of Kozak near Izmir and will take place on February 26-28, 2016. In addition to participating in the harvest, the tour visit Izmir and Bergaman the antique city of Pergamon, a UNESCO World Heritage site. The tour will be led by Nedim Atilla, journalist and food culture researcher who is also the author of the first book on pine nuts. For more information and to register, visit here.
Date: December 11, 2015-April 30, 2016
Group Exhibition: "Istanbul: Passion, Joy, Fury" featuring Pınar Öğrenci
Place: MAXXI- National Museum of the 21st Century Arts
Information: http://www.fondazionemaxxi.it/en/events/istanbul-passione-gioia-furore/
Pınar Öğrenci is a recipient of the 2015 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Date: January 25-February 25, 2016
Group exhibition: "Father's Footsteps" featuring Özgür Demirci
Place: Miza Gallery
Information: http://mizagaleri.com/faqa-kryesore.html
Özgür Demirci is a recipient of the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Istanbul - TURKEY
Date: February 11, 2016
TCF-YESAM Lecture: “Traditional Bread Baking Techniques of Anatolia” by Aylin Doğan
Place: TCF Culinary Arts Center - YESAM
Information: http://www.yemeksanatlari.org/en/upcoming-events.htm
Lecture will be presented in Turkish.

Philadelphia, PA - USA
Date: February 13-November 27, 2016
Exhibition: “The Golden Age of King Midas” exhibition of artifacts from the ancient site of Gordion
Place: University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, 3260 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19104
Information: http://www.penn.museum/information/press-room/press-releases/1009-treasures-from-turkey-to-be-featured-in-world-premiere-exhibition-at-the-penn-museum
This program is sponsored by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

Santa Fe, NM - USA
Date: March 5, 2016
Event: Teacher Workshop on Turkey organized by Santa Fe Council on International Relations
Place: Santa Fe Community College, Jemez Room, 6401 Richards Ave.
Information: http://www.sfcir.org/santa-fe-cir-teacher-tour-to-turkey-continues-for-a-seventh-year/
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.

Zurich - Switzerland
Date: March 16-22, 2016
Exhibition: Exhibition of Anatolian Kilims presented by Hisar Anadolu Destek Derneği
Place: Consulate General of Turkey in Zurich, Switzerland, Weibergstrasse 65, 8006 Zurich, Switzerland
This program is sponsored by a grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

Cary, NC - USA
Date: April 10, 2016
Festival: 8th Annual Nazim Hikmet Poetry Festival
Place: Page-Walker Arts & History Center, 119 Ambassador Loop, Cary, NC 27513
Information: http://nazimhikmetpoetryfestival.org/index.php?id=3
This program is sponsored by a grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

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