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USA
Arkansas - Little Rock
Date: April 23, 2016
Festival: Turkish Food Festival 2016
Place: 1501 Market Street, Little Rock, AR 72211
Information: http://www.turkishfoodfest.com/

Washington D.C.
Date: February 25 - 27, 2016
Conference: 36th Annual Turkish American National Leadership Conference "Turkish American Vision: Today and Beyond"
Place: Washington Plaza Hotel
Information: http://www.ataa.org/

Washington - Washington
Date: January 28, 2016 6:00 pm
Event: “Portrait of Turkey” event featuring Turkey through the Lens of Historical Memory with Prof. Onur Bakıner and area teachers who participated in the 2015 TCF Teacher Study Tour.
Place: 300 Roy St, Seattle, WA
Information: https://www.world-affairs.org/calendarevent/from-past-to-present-turkey-through-the-lens-of-historical-memory/
This program is sponsored by TCF and organized as part of the "Spotlight on Turkey" national educational program in partnership with the World Affairs Councils of America.

Washington D.C.
Date: January 20, 2016 6:30 pm
Lecture: "Mudbrick to Mosaics" by Prof. Elizabeth P. Baughan
Place: 2525 Massachusetts Ave. NW, Washington, D.C. 20008
Information: http://www.americanfriendsofturkey.org/mudbrick-to-mosaics/

Washington D.C.
Date: January 15, 2016
Film Screening: "Mustang" directed by Deniz Gamze Ergüven
Place: Landmark's Bethesda Row Cinema
Information: http://www.landmarktheatres.com/washington-d-c/film-info/mustang

Washington D.C.
Date: December 16, 2015
Event: Turkish Cypriots Day on the Hill
Place: Rayburn HOB, Room 2103, 45 Independence Ave., SW Washington DC, 20515
Information: www.ataa.org

Montana - Helena
Date: December 10, 2015
Event: “Portrait of Turkey” 2015 TCF Teacher Study Tour participant Kelly Elder's presentation on Gallipoli and his trip to Turkey
Information: http://www.worldaffairscouncils.org/2011/main/home.cfm?database=programs&Category=Spotlight%20on%20Turkey&Section=Main
This program is sponsored by TCF and organized as part of the "Spotlight on Turkey" national educational program in partnership with the World Affairs Councils of America.

Washington - Seattle
Date: December 09, 2015
Event: “Portrait of Turkey” event featuring Turkey experts Dr. Onur Bakıner and Dr. Reşat Kasaba and area teachers who participated in the 2015 TCF Teacher Study Tours
Information: https://www.world-affairs.org/events/
This program is sponsored by TCF and organized as part of the "Spotlight on Turkey" national educational program in partnership with the World Affairs Councils of America.

ITALY
Rome
Date: December 11, 2015 - April 30, 2016
Group Exhibition: "Istanbul: Passion, Joy, Fury"
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.

TURKEY
Istanbul
Date: May 26, 2016
TCF Istanbul Lecture Series: "Birinci Dünya Savaşı Döneminde Osmanlının Tarihi Eserleri Koruma Gayretleri" by Prof. Dr. Fatma Ürekli
Information: http://www.turkishculturalfoundation.org/lectures.php?ID=1
Seminar will be in Turkish.

Istanbul
Date: May 24, 2016
Lecture: "Disremembering the Ottoman Past: Problems of Turkish Film Historiography" by Nezih Erdoğan
Place: Sismanoglio Megaro, Istiklal Caddesi No 60, 34433, Galatasaray-Beyoglu, Istanbul
Information: http://www.mfa.gr/turkey

Istanbul
Date: May 24, 2016
Lecture: "Reflections of Asio Minor in Greek Cinema" by Yannis Papadopoulos
Place: Sismanoglio Megaro, Istiklal Caddesi No 60, 34433, Galatasaray-Beyoglu, Istanbul
Information: http://www.mfa.gr/turkey

Istanbul
Date: April 19, 2016
Lecture: "Fin de siecle Alexandria: Histories, Memories and Literary Representations" by Ourania Polycandrioti
Place: Sismanoglio Megaro, Istiklal Caddesi No 60, 34433, Galatasaray-Beyoglu, Istanbul
Information: http://www.mfa.gr/turkey

Istanbul
Date: April 19, 2016
Lecture: "Remembering Late Ottoman Beirut: Reminiscences and Histories" by Malek Sharif
Place: Sismanoglio Megaro, Istiklal Caddesi No 60, 34433, Galatasaray-Beyoglu, Istanbul
Information: http://www.mfa.gr/turkey

Istanbul
Date: April 12, 2016
TCF Istanbul Lecture Series: "An impressive probate inventory of 1588: antiquarianism and collecting in the Ottoman world" by Prof. Dr. Tülay Artan
Information: http://www.turkishculturalfoundation.org/lectures.php?ID=1
Seminar will be in English.

Istanbul
Date: April 07, 2016
TCF-YESAM Lecture: "Culinary Aspects of Olive Oil" by Dr. Zeynep Delen Nircan
Place: YESAM - Nuruosmaniye Cad. No:41 Cağaloğlu, İstanbul
Contact: Banu Özden, 0212 522 2800, lecture@yemeksanatlari.org
Information: http://www.yemeksanatlari.org/en/upcoming-events.htm
Seminar will be in English.

Istanbul
Date: March 15, 2016
Lecture: ""The New Town is beautiful". Iconography of the Hamidiye district in Thessaloniki (1885-1912)" by Vassilios Colonas
Place: Sismanoglio Megaro, Istiklal Caddesi No 60, 34433, Galatasaray-Beyoglu, Istanbul
Information: http://www.mfa.gr/turkey

Istanbul
Date: March 15, 2016
Lecture: "The Memoirs of Dr. Meir Yoel: An Autobiographical Account on Social Change in Ottoman Salonica at the Turn of the 20th Century" by Rena Molho
Place: Sismanoglio Megaro, Istiklal Caddesi No 60, 34433, Galatasaray-Beyoglu, Istanbul
Information: http://www.mfa.gr/turkey

Istanbul
Date: March 09, 2016
TCF-YESAM Lecture: "Anatolian Cuisine through the Eyes of the Itinerants" by M.Bülent Varlık
Place: YESAM - Nuruosmaniye Cad. No:41 Cağaloğlu, İstanbul
Contact: Banu Özden, 0212 522 2800, lecture@yemeksanatlari.org
Information: http://www.yemeksanatlari.org/en/upcoming-events.htm
Seminar will be in English.

Istanbul
Date: March 03, 2016
TCF Istanbul Lecture Series: "Archaeology, technology, and sustainability: Approaches to the past in the Gediz Valley, western Turkey" by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Chris Roosevelt
Information: http://www.turkishculturalfoundation.org/lectures.php?ID=1
Seminar will be in English.

Izmir
Date: February 26 - 28, 2016
Cultural Tour: TCF-Culinary Arts Center presents with Nedim Atilla “Pine nut Harvest at Kozak Village”
Information: http://www.yemeksanatlari.org/en/upcoming-events.htm

Istanbul
Date: February 20, 2016
Talk: "Türk Kahvesinin Maddi Kültürü" by Dr. Nihal Bursa
Place: Milli Reasürans Art Gallery, Maçka Cad. 35 Teşvikiye, Şişli - İstanbul
Information: http://www.millireasuranssanatgalerisi.com/sergiler/gelecek-sergi

Istanbul
Date: February 16, 2016 7:00 pm
Lecture: "From the Music of Dystopia to the Music of Utopia: The Phantasies of the Early Republican Cadres on "Obsolete Music"" by Okan Murat Öztürk
Place: Sismanoglio Megaro, Istiklal Caddesi No 60, 34433, Galatasaray-Beyoglu, Istanbul
Information: http://www.mfa.gr/turkey

Istanbul
Date: February 16, 2016
Lecture: "Between (lost) Homeland and Orientalism - Otoman Cities in 20th Century Greek Popular Song" by Ioannis Zelepos
Place: Sismanoglio Megaro, Istiklal Caddesi No 60, 34433, Galatasaray-Beyoglu, Istanbul
Information: http://www.mfa.gr/turkey

Istanbul
Date: February 13, 2016 2:30 pm
Talk: "Kahve ve Tasavvuf" by Musa Dede
Place: Milli Reasürans Art Gallery, Maçka Cad. 35 Teşvikiye, Şişli - İstanbul
Information: http://www.millireasuranssanatgalerisi.com/sergiler/gelecek-sergi

Istanbul
Date: February 11, 2016
TCF-YESAM Lecture: "Traditional Bread Baking Techniques of Anatolia; Pileki Bread" by Aylin Doğan
Place: YESAM - Nuruosmaniye Cad. No:41 Cağaloğlu, İstanbul
Contact: Banu Özden, 0212 522 2800, lecture@yemeksanatlari.org
Information: http://www.yemeksanatlari.org/en/upcoming-events.htm
Seminar will be in Turkish.

Istanbul
Date: February 06, 2016 2:30 pm
Talk: "Kahire Kahvehaneleri" by Turgay Tuna, Mısır Tarihi Uzmanı ve Araştırmacı - Yazar
Place: Milli Reasürans Art Gallery, Maçka Cad. 35 Teşvikiye, Şişli - İstanbul
Information: http://www.millireasuranssanatgalerisi.com/sergiler/gelecek-sergi

Istanbul
Date: January 30, 2016 2:30 pm
Talk: "Kahve ve Okuma" by Prof. Dr. Kemalettin Kuzucu
Place: Milli Reasürans Art Gallery, Maçka Cad. 35 Teşvikiye, Şişli - İstanbul
Information: http://www.millireasuranssanatgalerisi.com/sergiler/gelecek-sergi

Istanbul
Date: January 20 - March 29, 2016
Group Exhibition: "ART 7/24 Vol. 4"
Place: ARMAGGAN Art & Design Gallery
Information: http://www.armaggangallery.com/en/upcoming-exhibition.html

Istanbul
Date: January 19 - February 07, 2016
Group Exhibition: "Komsumuz Istanbul" organized by Ciftci Towers & ARMAGGAN Art & Design Gallery
Place: Ciftci Towers, Nispetiye Mah. Barbaros Bulvari, No:96 Besiktas - Istanbul
Information: http://www.armaggangallery.com/tr/etkinlikler.html

Istanbul
Date: January 16, 2016 8:30 pm
Concert: Hazar'dan Anadolu'ya Türküler
Place: İş Sanat Cultural Center
Information: http://www.issanat.com.tr/TR/etkinlikler/etkinlik-detaylari/Sayfalar/etkinlik-detaylari.aspx?eventId=MTc3MQ==-ISB

Istanbul
Date: January 14, 2016
TCF-YESAM Lecture: “Cultural Roots of Baklava“ by Asst. Prof. Ahmet Uhri
Place: YESAM - Nuruosmaniye Cad. No:41 Cağaloğlu, İstanbul
Contact: Banu Özden, 0212 522 2800, lecture@yemeksanatlari.org
Information: http://www.yemeksanatlari.org/en/upcoming-events.htm
Seminar will be in Turkish.

Istanbul
Date: January 12, 2016 7:00 pm
Lecture: "The Time of Cookies, or Cookies from the Past" by Marianna Yerasimou
Place: Sismanoglio Megaro, Istiklal Caddesi No 60, 34433, Galatasaray-Beyoglu, Istanbul
Information: http://www.mfa.gr/turkey

Istanbul
Date: January 12, 2016 7:00 pm
Lecture: "The Time of Topik" by Takuhi Tovmasyan
Place: Sismanoglio Megaro, Istiklal Caddesi No 60, 34433, Galatasaray-Beyoglu, Istanbul
Information: http://www.mfa.gr/turkey

Istanbul
Date: January 07 - February 27, 2016
Exhibition: “Three Cities, One Coffee: Cairo, Istanbul, Vienna” Organized by the Mehmet Kurukahveci Cultural Center
Place: Milli Reasürans Art Gallery, Maçka Cad. 35 Teşvikiye, Şişli - İstanbul
Information: www.3sehir1kahve.org
http://www.millireasuranssanatgalerisi.com/sergiler/gelecek-sergi

Istanbul
Date: December 18, 2015
TCF-YESAM Lecture: “The Culinary Culture of an Antique City: Sagalassos” by Aylin Tan, food writer and researcher
Place: TCF Culinary Arts Center - YESAM
Information: http://www.yemeksanatlari.org/en/upcoming-events.htm
Lecture will be presented in English.

Istanbul
Date: December 16, 2015 - February 13, 2016
Group Exhibition: "Monochrome" by Refik Anadol and 8 other, curated by Ceren Arkman & Irmak Arkman
Place: Akbank Art, Istiklal Cad. No:8 Beyoglu, Istanbul
Information: http://www.akbanksanat.com/en/detay/28-01-2016/monochrome-sergisinde-kendi-rehberini-sec
Refik Anadol is a recipient of the 2013 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Istanbul
Date: December 14 - 15, 2015
Symposium: “I Want to Catch the Minutes”: Nâzım Hikmet Between Past and Future
Place: The Atatürk Institute for Modern Turkish History, Bosphorus University
Information: http://nazimhikmetmerkezi.com/vakitlari-yakalamak-istiyorum-dunden-yarina-nazim-hikmet-sempozyumu/

Izmir
Date: December 11, 2015 - March 20, 2016
Exhibition: Testimony of Anatolian Antiquity, Muharrem Kayhan Collection
Place: Arkas Art Center, Izmir
Information: www.arkassanatmerkezi.com

Istanbul
Date: December 09, 2015 7:00 pm
Lecture: "The Search for Ottoman Vernacular Photography" by Edhem Eldem
Place: Sismanoglio Megaro, Istiklal Caddesi No 60, 34433, Galatasaray-Beyoglu, Istanbul
Information: http://www.mfa.gr/turkey/tr/consulate-general-in-istanbul/news/sismanoglio-megaroda-konusmalar-dizisi-fotograflarda-osmanlinin-gunluk-yasamini-resmetmek.html

Istanbul
Date: December 09, 2015 7:00 pm
Lecture: "Creating Memories: Photography in the Late Ottoman Empire" by Karl Kaser
Place: Sismanoglio Megaro, Istiklal Caddesi No 60, 34433, Galatasaray-Beyoglu, Istanbul
Information: http://www.mfa.gr/turkey/tr/consulate-general-in-istanbul/news/sismanoglio-megaroda-konusmalar-dizisi-fotograflarda-osmanlinin-gunluk-yasamini-resmetmek.html

Istanbul
Date: November 13 - December 12, 2015
Exhibition: "minute by minute" by Özlem Günyol & Mustafa Kunt
Place: Dirimart, Nisantasi - Istanbul
Information: www.dirimart.com

Istanbul
Date: November 06 - December 12, 2015
Exhibition: "unseen images" by Belkıs Balpınar
Place: Kare Art Gallery, Nisantasi - İstanbul
Information: www.kareartgallery.com

Istanbul
Date: September 17 - December 10, 2015
Exhibition: John Garstang's Footsteps Across Anatolia
Place: Koc University Research Center for Anatolian Civilizations, Tomtom, 34433 Beyoglu/Istanbul
Information: https://rcac.ku.edu.tr/

Istanbul
Date: May 10, 2013 - December 31, 2015
Exhibition: The Arts of the Book and Calligraphy Collection
Place: Sakıp Sabancı Museum, Sakıp Sabancı Cad 42, Emirgan 34467 Istanbul
Information: http://www.sakipsabancimuzesi.org/en/node/243