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USA
Washington - Seattle
Date: October 18 - 19, 2014
Festival: Seattle Center Festal presents "TURKFEST" Presented in partnership with Turkish American Cultural Association of Washington
Place: Armory / Center House Main Floor
Information: http://seattlecenter.com/festal/detail.aspx?id=18
http://www.turkfest.org

New York
Date: June 30, 2014 10:00 am
Conference: NY Turkish-American Food & Beverage Conference
Place: 2 Park Avenue 14th Floor New York, NY 10016
Contact: RSVP: cuneyt.gurkan@teamofamerica.us

Ohio - Cleveland
Date: June 21, 2014
Concert: Istanbulive VI presents Mercan Dede & Istanbul Tribe North American Tour
Place: Cleveland Museum of Art
Information: http://www.clevelandart.org
This event is sponsored by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

Washington D.C.
Date: June 21, 2014
Event: Tango a la Turca - celebrate 15 years of building peace at the grassroots level in Turkey with tango at the Embassy
Place: Embassy of the Republic of Turkey, 2525 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W. Washington, D.C. 20008
Information: www.hasna.org

Illinois - Chicago
Date: June 18, 2014
Concert: Istanbulive VI presents Mercan Dede & Istanbul Tribe North American Tour
Place: Old Town School of Folk Music
Information: https://www.oldtownschool.org
This event is sponsored by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

New York - New York City
Date: June 17, 2014
Concert: Istanbulive VI presents Mercan Dede & Istanbul Tribe at The Global Beat Festival
Place: Brookfield Place Winter Garden 220 Vesey Street, New York City
Information: http://brookfieldplaceny.com/arts-events
This event is sponsored by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

Washington D.C.
Date: June 16, 2014 9:00 am
Conference: The Middle East Institute's Fifth Annual Conference on Turkey Presented by MEI's Center for Turkish Studies
Place: The National Press Club, 529 14th Street, NW,13th Floor Washington, DC 20045
Information: http://www.mei.edu/events/fifth-annual-conference-turkey

Washington D.C.
Date: June 15, 2014 1:00 pm
Lecture: "Gobekli Tepe: Stone Age Sanctuaries in Southeastern Anatolia" by Klaus Schmidt is a German archaeologist in the Orient Department of the German Archaeological Institute in Berlin
Place: Sackler Gallery
Information: http://www.asia.si.edu/events/lectures.asp

Massachusetts - Cambridge
Date: June 06, 2014 7:30 pm
Concert: An Evening of Ottoman Classical, Folk and Sacred Music from Turkey
Place: Cambridge Rindge & Latin Auditorium 459 Broadway Cambridge MA
Information: https://www.facebook.com/events/298479360319981/

Washington D.C.
Date: June 01 - 04, 2014
Conference: 33rd Annual Conference on U.S.-Turkey Relations
Place: The Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Washington D.C.
Information: https://www.formstack.com/forms/?1372920-k6uo4jJH3f

New York
Date: May 28, 2014 6:00 pm
Exhibition: Turkish Jewelry Exhibition by Semra Ecer
Place: Gilbert Albert Gallery, 43 Wesr 57th Street, New York
Contact: RSVP: rsvp@gilbertalbert.com
Information: http://www.turkishny.com/event-calendar/detail/3978/gilbert-albert-gallery-de-türk-mücevher-sergisi
Semra Ecer has been a featured artist at the TCF/ARMAGGAN Turkish Modern Art Exhibition at SOFA.

Maine - Deer Isle
Date: May 25 - June 06, 2014
Residency: Artist Gulfidan Ozmen will participate in the Open Studio Residency Program
Place: Haystack Mountain School of Craft
Information: http://www.haystack-mtn.org/SummerResidency.php
Gulfidan Ozmen is a recipient of the 2013 and 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

New York
Date: March 11 - June 29, 2014
Exhibition: Carpets of the East in Paintings from the West
Place: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Information: http://www.metmuseum.org/exhibitions/listings/2014/carpets-of-the-east

Washington D.C.
Date: December 14, 2013 - December 04, 2014
Art Exhibition: In Focus: Ara Güler's Anatolia
Place: Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Information: http://www.asia.si.edu/exhibitions/future.asp

AUSTRALIA
Sydney
Date: July 21 - 22, 2014
Concert: “Contemporary Harp” by Sirin Pancaroglu Dervent
Place: Sydney performance venue (Monday, 21st July) and Sydney Dance Café (Tuesday 22nd July) in conjunction with the 12th World Harp Congress
Information: http://www.whcsydney2014.com/
Sirin Pancaroglu Dervent is a receipant of 2013 and 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

AZERBAIJAN
Agsu
Date: May 28 - 30, 2014
Presentation: :"Characterization of the stone samples by SEM-EDX found in the excavations in Azerbaijan by Dr.Recep Karadag, TCF Cultural Preservation and Natural Dyes Laboratory at the Youth in Conservation of Cultural Heritage Conference
Information: http://www.yococu.com/

BHUTAN
Lamai Goempa
Date: June 01 - 07, 2014
Conference: documentary presentation "Collectors and collected: edible orchids in Turkey" by Susanne Masters at the the 14th International Society of Ethnobiology Congress "Chir Nor Zom Bu Ling -One Earth for All: Regenerating Biocultural Ecosystem Resilience," organized by the International Society of Ethnobiology.
Place: The Lamai Goempa Dzong and the UNESCO-Madanjeet Singh Centre for South Asia Forestry Studies building in Lamai Goempa, Bumthang, Bhutan
Information: http://isecongress2014bhutan.org/

CANADA
Toronto
Date: October 16 - 18, 2014
Symposium: Historians of Islamic Art Association (HIAA) Fourth Biennial Symposium
Place: Aga Khan Museum
Information: http://www.historiansofislamicart.org/
http://www.akdn.org/museum/

Ottawa
Date: September 08 - 14, 2014
Festival: Ottawa Turkish Festival 2014
Information: http://www.ottawaturkishfestival.com

Toronto
Date: June 15, 2014
Concert: Istanbulive VI presents Mercan Dede & Istanbul Tribe North American Tour
Place: The Mod Club
Information: http://themodclub.com
This event is sponsored by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

POLAND
Warsaw
Date: June 25 - 27, 2014
Symposium: The Third International Congress of Turkology "600 Years of Polish-Turkish Relations – Research on Turkology Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow"
Place: Stary BUW (the Old Library), University of Warsaw, Krakowskie Przedmieście No 26/28, Warsaw, Poland
Information: http://www.orient.uw.edu.pl/congress_of_turkology.html

PORTUGAL
Guimaraes
Date: July 22 - June 25, 2014
Conference: "ComplexCity Istanbul: Managing Complexity of a Global Heritage City" by Deniz İkiz at the Fourth International Conference on Heritage and Sustainable Development
Place: The Cultural Centre of Vila Flor
Information: http://heritage2014.greenlines-institute.org/
Deniz İkiz is a receipant of 2013 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Port
Date: July 03 - 06, 2014
Presentation: "A Site That Has Been Rearranged and Then Rehabilitated and Then Renewed: Major Urban Interventions on Fener and Balat Districts" by Mesut Dinler in the 21st International Seminar on Urban Form
Place: The Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto / FEUP
Information: http://isuf2014.fe.up.pt/
Mesut Dinler is a receipant of 2014 TCF Academic Fellowship.

SWEDEN
Boda
Date: June 14, 2014 - January 14, 2015
Exhibition: "Turkish Unlimited - Made in Istanbul"
Place: The Glass Factory Museum
Information: http://theglassfactory.se/english/exhibition/east-meets-west-turkish-glass/

TURKEY
Istanbul
Date: November 03 - 05, 2014
Conference: The Levantines: Communities, Commerce and Diplomacy
Place: Pera House
Information: http://levantineheritagefoundation.org/

Antalya
Date: October 10 - 18, 2014
Festival: Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival 2014
Place: Antalya Cultural Center
Information: http://www.altinportakal.org.tr/

Konya
Date: July 23, 2014
Teacher Study Tour: Group 2 is visiting Museum and Tomb of Mevlana Celaleddin RUMI and Neolithic site of Catalhoyuk
Information: http://blog.shareturkishculture.org/

Aydin
Date: July 22, 2014
Teacher Study Tour: Group 2 is visiting Aphrodisias and Pamukkale
Information: http://blog.shareturkishculture.org/

Izmir
Date: July 21, 2014
Teacher Study Tour: Group 2 is visiting The Acropolis of Pergamon, Isa Bey Mosque, Kusadasi, Ephesus and Sirince Village
Information: http://blog.shareturkishculture.org/

Canakkale
Date: July 19, 2014
Teacher Study Tour: Group 2 is visiting Gallipoli and Troy
Information: http://blog.shareturkishculture.org/

Bursa
Date: July 18, 2014
Teacher Study Tour: Group 2 is visiting Ulucami and Koza Han
Information: http://blog.shareturkishculture.org/

Istanbul
Date: July 18 - September 03, 2014
Exhibition: An Innocent City: Modest Musings on Everyday Istanbul
Place: AnaMed / RCAC , Istiklal Cad. No:181 Merkez Han 34433 Beyoglu
Information: http://www.rcac.ku.edu.tr/

Konya
Date: July 07, 2014
Teacher Study Tour: Group 1 is visiting Catalhoyuk
Information: http://blog.shareturkishculture.org/
Turkish Cultural Foundation’s 2014 Teacher Study Tour to Turkey.

Aydin
Date: July 06, 2014
Teacher Study Tour: Group 1 is visiting Aphrodisias and Pamukkale
Information: http://blog.shareturkishculture.org/
Turkish Cultural Foundation’s 2014 Teacher Study Tour to Turkey.

Izmir
Date: July 05, 2014
Teacher Study Tour: Group 1 is visiting Kusadasi, Ephesus and Sirince Village
Information: http://blog.shareturkishculture.org/
Turkish Cultural Foundation’s 2014 Teacher Study Tour to Turkey.

Canakkale
Date: July 03, 2014
Teacher Study Tour: Group 1 is visiting Gallipoli and Troy
Information: http://blog.shareturkishculture.org/
Turkish Cultural Foundation’s 2014 Teacher Study Tour to Turkey.

Bursa
Date: July 02, 2014
Teacher Study Tour: Group 1 is visiting Bursa
Information: http://blog.shareturkishculture.org/
Turkish Cultural Foundation’s 2014 Teacher Study Tour to Turkey.

Istanbul
Date: June 27 - November 27, 2014
Group Exhibition: “Plurivocality: Visual Arts and Music in Turkey” curated by Celenk Bafra and Levent Calikoglu
Place: Istanbul Modern
Information: http://www.istanbulmodern.org/en/exhibitions/current-exhibitions/plurivocality_1397.html

Istanbul
Date: June 12, 2014 3:00 pm
YESAM Lecture: “Karagoz In the Kitchen”- Dr. Efdal Sevincli
Place: YESAM – Nuruosmaniye Cad. No:65 Nuruosmaniye Istanbul
Contact: Banu Ozden, 0212 522 28 00, lecture@yemeksanatlari.org
Information: http://www.culinaryartcenter.org/en/upcoming-events.htm
Lecture is presented in Turkish.

Istanbul
Date: June 07, 2014 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Exhibition: “Dream of Ulviye” by Yasemin Karaca
Place: Bilgi University, SantralIstanbul Kampusu, CSM Binasi, 3. Kat No:403
Information: https://www.facebook.com/ulviyeninhayali
This event is sponsored by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

Bolu
Date: May 30, 2014
Lecture: "Dus ve Gercek/Dream and Reality" by Dr. Alpaslan Ucar, Izzet Baysal University
Place: Abant Izzet Baysal University, Izzet Baysal Culture Center
Information: http://www.ibu.edu.tr/index.php/en/
Alpaslan Ucar is a recipient of the 2008-2009 TCF Fellowship in Turkish Culture and Art.

Istanbul
Date: May 28 - August 17, 2014
Exhibition: “Through the Looking Glass” by Fusun Onur
Place: ARTER, Istiklal Cad. No:211 Beyoglu
Information: http://www.arter.org.tr/W3/

Istanbul
Date: May 26 - 29, 2014
Conference: “Istanbul Hamamlarıi: 1731-1766” by Ahmet Yasar in the International Conference: Ottoman Istanbul II
Place: Istanbul 29 Mayis University
Information: http://www.osmanliistanbulu.org/tr/index.php?option=com_content&view=featured&Itemid=435
Ahmet Yasar is a recipient of the 2008-2009 TCF Fellowship in Turkish Culture and Art.

Istanbul
Date: May 08 - June 08, 2014
Exhibition: "Agoni" solo exhibition by Feraye Alver
Place: Gallery Ilayda
Information: http://www.galleryilayda.com/en/
Feraye Alver is a recipient of the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Istanbul
Date: May 08 - June 14, 2014
Exhibition: “The Closest Possibility" by Cemil Batur Gokceer
Place: The Empire Project
Information: http://theempireproject.com/lang-EN/exhibitions/upcoming
Cemil Batur Gokceer is a recipient of the 2012 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Istanbul
Date: May 06 - 31, 2014
Exhibition: "Exceptional" by Yilmaz Aysan and "On the road" by Ela Cindoruk
Place: 44A Art Gallery
Information: http://44a.com.tr/

Istanbul
Date: April 09 - June 07, 2014
Exhibition: Armaggan Solo Exhibition Series: "Hunting Ground by Sevket Arik & "Kinesis" by Gunes Ozmen
Place: ARMAGGAN Art & Design Gallery, Nuruosmaniye Cad. No:65 Nuruosmaniye
Information: http://www.armaggangallery.com/tr/devam-eden-sergi.html

Istanbul
Date: March 07 - June 15, 2014
Exhibition: 600 Years of Turkish-Polish Relations in Istanbul" prepared by the National Museum in Warsaw, on the occasion of of the 600th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Poland and Turkey
Place: Sakıp Sabancı Museum
Information: http://culture.pl/en/event/600-years-of-turkish-polish-relations-in-istanbul

Istanbul
Date: February 28 - May 30, 2014
Symposium: RCAC Fellows' Mini Symposia 2014
Place: Research Center for Anatolian Civilizations (RCAC) Auditorium
Information: http://events.ku.edu.tr/detail.php?i=8327

Ankara
Date: November 29, 2013 - May 31, 2014
Exhibition: Traditional Turkish Handicrafts Foundation - GESAV Handicrafts Exhibition
Place: GESAV, Gozcu Sok. No:7 Atpazari, Ankara
Contact: (0312) 311 95 25

Istanbul
Date: November 03, 2013 - November 03, 2014
Exhibition: "Intersecting Worlds: Ambassadors and Painters"
Place: Pera Museum
Information: http://en.peramuzesi.org.tr/

Istanbul
Date: November 30, 1999 12:00 am - July 25, 2014
Exhibition: Akbank Contemporary Artists Prize Exhibition 2014
Place: Akbank Sanat
Information: http://www.akbanksanat.com/

Istanbul
Date: November 30, 1999 12:00 am - August 03, 2014
Photograph Exhibition: "Carsi Pazar Istanbul" (Everywhere is Bazaar in Istanbul)
Place: Tepe Nautilus Shopping Mall
Information: http://www.dailysabah.com/events/2014/07/23/photos-of-historical-bazaars-exhibited-in-istanbul

UNITED KINGDOM
London
Date: October 31, 2014 - February 22, 2015
Photograph Exhibition: Cairo to Constantinople: Early Photographs of the Middle East
Place: The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace
Information: http://www.royalcollection.org.uk/exhibitions/cairo-to-constantinople-early-photographs-of-the-middle-east-QGPHH

London
Date: September 08 - 09, 2014
Symposium: Cartography between Europe and the Islamic World
Place: Queen Mary, University of London, Mile End Rd, London E1 4NS
Information: http://www.qmul.ac.uk/

London
Date: June 26 - 27, 2014
Conference: Ottoman Pasts, Present Cities: Cosmopolitanism and Transcultural Memories AHRC Research Network
Place: Birkbeck College, University of London
Information: http://ottomancosmopolitanism.wordpress.com/events/international-conference-2014/

London
Date: May 22 - June 01, 2014
Festival: The 19th London Turkish Film Festival
Information: http://www.ltff.co.uk/