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USA
New York - Brooklyn
Date: February 23 - April 01, 2018
Exhibition: “Objects and Color” by Roberley Bell
Place: Black and White Gallery, 56 Bogard St, Brooklyn, New York, USA
Information: http://www.blackandwhiteprojectspace.org/calendar
Roberley Bell is a recipient of the 2015 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

New York
Date: January 12, 2018
Panel: “Jazz in Turkey” by Mehmet Ali Sanlıkol at Jazz Congress
Place: Lincoln Center, New York, NY- USA
Information: https://www.jazzcongress.org/schedule/
Dr. Mehmet Ali Sanlıkol is a recipient of the 2012 TCF Fellowship in Turkish Culture and Art.

New York
Date: January 12, 2018
Showcase: Performance by Mehmet Ali Sanlıkol & Whatsnext? Place: Mica and Ahmet Ertegun Atrium, New York, NY- USA
Place: Mica and Ahmet Ertegun Atrium, New York, NY- USA
Information: https://www.jazzcongress.org/schedule/
Dr. Mehmet Ali Sanlıkol is a recipient of the 2012 TCF Fellowship in Turkish Culture and Art.

THE NETHERLANDS
Amsterdam
Date: February 21, 2018
Concert: Mehmet Polat Solo CD 'Ageless Garden' launch concert
Place: Podium Mozaiek, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Information: http://mehmetpolat.net/#concerts
Mehmet Polat is a recipient of the 2016 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Utrecht
Date: February 18, 2018
Concert: Mehmet Polat Improvisation concert with Ecstatic LIVE band Dragonfly
Place: Barbeton, Utrecht, Netherlands
Information: http://mehmetpolat.net/#concerts
Mehmet Polat is a recipient of the 2016 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Rotterdam
Date: February 14, 2018
Concert: Mehmet Polat with Ziel/Rouh | ICK & Amsterdam Andalusich Orkest
Place: Rotterdamse Schouwburg, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Information: http://mehmetpolat.net/#concerts
Mehmet Polat is a recipient of the 2016 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Amsterdam
Date: February 10, 2018
Concert: Mehmet Polat with Ziel/Rouh | ICK & Amsterdam Andalusich Orkest (Premiere)
Place: Meervaart, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Information: http://www.meervaart.nl/theater/programma/details/3627/ick-aao/ziel-rouh
Mehmet Polat is a recipient of the 2016 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Amsterdam
Date: February 09, 2018
Concert: Mehmet Polat with Ziel/Rouh | ICK & Amsterdam Andalusich Orkest (try out)
Place: Meervaart, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Information: http://mehmetpolat.net/#concerts
Mehmet Polat is a recipient of the 2016 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Amsterdam
Date: February 03, 2018
Concert: Mehmet Polat & Wereldmuziek in de wijk - Zoumana Diarra (kora & guitar)
Place: De Meervaart, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Information: http://mehmetpolat.net/#concerts
Mehmet Polat is a recipient of the 2016 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

FRANCE
Paris
Date: February 07, 2018
Concert: "Troi(e)s" by Anıl Eraslan
Place: TBA, Paris, France
Information: http://www.anileraslan.com
Anıl Eraslan is a recipient of the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Paris
Date: January 21, 2018
Concert: "Trio" by Anıl Eraslan with Elif Bleda and Olivia Scemama
Place: Chat Noir, Paris, France
Information: http://www.anileraslan.com
Anıl Eraslan is a recipient of the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

GERMANY
Berlin
Date: February 17, 2018
Concert: Concert by Anıl Eraslan with Misha Marks
Place: Sowieso, Berlin, Germany
Information: http://www.anileraslan.com
Anıl Eraslan is a recipient of the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Berlin
Date: February 09, 2018
Concert: Solo concert by Anıl Eraslan
Place: Cafe Tasso, Berlin, Germany
Information: http://www.anileraslan.com
Anıl Eraslan is a recipient of the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Berlin
Date: February 06, 2018
Concert: "Duo" by Anıl Eraslan with Philippe Lemoine
Place: T-Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Information: http://www.anileraslan.com
Anıl Eraslan is a recipient of the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Berlin
Date: February 04, 2018
Performance: Improv Dance & Music Performance "In-Spheres " by Lerna Babikyan and Korhan Erel
Place: Dock 11, Berlin, Germany
Information: http://www.lernababikyan.com/
Lerna Babikyan is a recipient of the 2016 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship and 2011 TCF Artist Grant.

Berlin
Date: January 24, 2018
Concert: Cello Ensemble by Anıl Eraslan
Place: Kühlspot, Berlin, Germany
Information: http://www.anileraslan.com
Anıl Eraslan is a recipient of the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Berlin
Date: January 15, 2018
Workshop: “Creative Dance for Children” by Dancer, performer, choreographer and dance pedagogue Lerna Babikyan from January 15th, every Monday
Place: Lake Studios, Berlin, Germany
Information: http://www.lernababikyan.com/
Lerna Babikyan is a recipient of the 2016 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship and 2011 TCF Artist Grant.

Berlin
Date: January 12, 2018
Concert: "Duo" by Anıl Eraslan with Antonis Anissegos
Place: Fincan, Berlin, Germany
Information: http://www.anileraslan.com
Anıl Eraslan is a recipient of the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Berlin
Date: January 08, 2018
Concert: "Duo" by Anıl Eraslan with Korhan Erel
Place: Madame Claude, Berlin, Germany
Information: http://www.anileraslan.com
Anıl Eraslan is a recipient of the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Berlin
Date: October 20, 2017 - April 09, 2018
Exhibition: KunstHalle by Deutsche Bank, Berlin, Germany
Place: Fahrelnissa Zeid Retrospective
Information: https://www.deutsche-bank-kunsthalle.de/kunsthalle/en/exhibitions/current-exhibition.html

TURKEY
İstanbul
Date: February 24, 2018
Concert: Anıl Eraslan Auditive Connection
Place: Borusan Müzik Evi, Istanbul, Turkey
Information: http://www.anileraslan.com
Anıl Eraslan is a recipient of the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

İzmir
Date: February 07, 2018
Concert: İdris Ersan Küçük will perform with Oğuz Demirci
Place: Volume Alsancak, İzmir, Turkey
Information: https://www.facebook.com/volumealsancak/
İdris Ersan Küçük is a recipient of the 2015 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

İstanbul
Date: February 06, 2018
Concert: Vienna Classical Players ile Mevlana’dan Anadolu Ozanlarına
Place: İş Sanat Konser Salonu, İş Kuleleri 34330 Levent, İstanbul
Information: http://www.issanat.com.tr/TR/etkinlikler/etkinlik-detaylari/Sayfalar/etkinlik-detaylari...

İstanbul
Date: January 31, 2018
Concert: Hakan Ulus will be performing “Iqra (2015) for ensemble, Talaq II (2016) for piccoloclarinet, Gumu'ah (2015) for oboe and piano, Alaq I + II (2015, 2017) for amplified piano, A.Q. (2014) for violin, violoncello and piano WP, A.Q. II (2015) for amplified piano and tape WP, Precious Liquids (2017) for clarinet, violin, viola and violoncello, Hezarfen Ensemble”
Place: Yapı Kredi Concert Hall, İstanbul, Turkey
Information: http://www.hakanulus.de/en/agenda/2018
Hakan Ulus is a recipient of the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

İstanbul
Date: January 31, 2018
Talk: "Settlement and Transformation on the Shores of the Golden Horn from late-18th Century to Present " by Baha Tanman
Place: Istanbul Research Institute, Meşrutiyet Caddesi No.47 34430 Tepebaşı - Beyoğlu - İstanbul, Turkey
Information: http://en.iae.org.tr/Event-Detail/Settlement-and-Transformation-on-the-Shores-of-the-Go...

Istanbul
Date: January 09, 2018
Lecture: "Non-Istanbulites’ of Istanbul: The right to the city novels in Turkish literature from the 1960s to the present" by N. Buket Cengiz
Place: Netherlands Institute in Turkey, Beyoğlu, İstanbul
Information: http://www.nit-istanbul.org/event/-non-istanbulites-of-istanbul-the-right-to-the-city-n...

İstanbul
Date: January 06, 2018
Workshop: Dancer, performer, choreographer and dance pedagogue Lerna Babikyan will give a Creative Dance Teacher Training Workshop
Information: http://www.lernababikyan.com/creative-dance-teacher-training-workshop-will-start-on-jan...
Lerna Babikyan is a recipient of the 2016 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship and 2011 TCF Artist Grant.

İstanbul
Date: December 20, 2017
Concert: Anıl Eraslan will perform a concert with Lsaader Türköz
Place: Bantmag in Istanbul, Turkey
Information: http://www.anileraslan.com
Anıl Eraslan is a recipient of the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

İstanbul
Date: December 12, 2017 - January 13, 2018
Sculpture Exhibition: Emel Vardar Sculpture Exhibition
Place: Eylul Art Gallery, Nişantaşı, İstanbul, Turkey
Information: http://www.eylulsanatgalerisi.com/

İstanbul
Date: November 14 - December 25, 2017
Exhibition: Gülfidan Özmen is participating in an exhibition organized by Squidsoup, Quays Culture, British Council and Digi.logue
Place: Zorlu PSM Digi.logue Exhibition Space
Information: http://www.zorlupsm.com/en/places/digilogue-space
Gülfidan Özmen is a recipient of the 2013 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

UNITED KINGDOM
London
Date: February 28, 2018
Concert: ‘The Turkish Makam: sounds of Istanbul’, with Alexandros Koutsas & Baha Yetkin
Place: Royal Anthropological Institute, 50 Fitzroy St, Fitzrovia, London
Information: http://www.cornucopia.net/events/the-turkish-makam/

London
Date: February 15, 2018
Lecture: The Travels and Plant Collections of Aucher-Éloy, Oman, 1838
Place: London Middle East Institute at SOAS, London, UK
Information: http://www.cornucopia.net/events/the-travels-and-plant-collections-of-aucher-eloy-oman-...

Huddersfield
Date: January 06, 2018
Presentation: "The identity of contemporary artmusic: current mannerist tendencies in the second decade of the 21st century, with a focus on the scene in Germany" by Hakan Ulus at the 2018 BFE/RMA Research Students’ Conference
Place: University of Huddersfield, Huddersfield, UK
Information: http://www.hakanulus.de/en/agenda/2018
Hakan Ulus is a recipient of the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.