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USA
Virginia - Alexandria
Date: June 16, 2018
Event: Sermin Ciddi's new 'Dragon and Phoenix' Series
Place: Sermin Ciddi Studio #331 Torpedo Factory Art Center 105 N Union St, Alexandria, VA, USA
Information: https://www.facebook.com/events/494506847630914/
http://www.serminciddi.com

Massachusetts - Boston
Date: June 02 - 03, 2018
Conference: TASSA 2018 Annual Conference
Place: George Sherman Union, Boston University, MA - USA
Information: http://www.tassausa.org/Annual-Conferences/2018

Massachusetts - Boston
Date: June 02, 2018
Opera: "Othello in the Seraglio" by Dr. Mehmet Ali Sanlıkol at TASSA 2018 Annual Conference
Place: George Sherman Union, Boston University, MA - USA
Information: http://sanlikol.com/othello-in-the-seraglio/
http://www.tassausa.org/Annual-Conferences/2018/Poster
Dr. Mehmet Ali Sanlıkol is a recipient of the 2012-2013 TCF Fellowship in Turkish Culture and Art.

New York
Date: May 19, 2018
Event: The Annual Turkish Day Parade
Place: 53. St. & Madison Ave. Manhattan, NY, USA
Information: http://tadf.info/event/37-new-york-turk-gunu-yuruyusu/

Rhode Island - Providence
Date: April 22, 2018
Festival: "Children's Festival" organized by Turkish American Cultural Society of Rhode Island (TACS-RI)
Place: Brown Graduate Student Lounge, 95 Thayer St, Providence, RI 02906-1151,USA
Information: https://www.facebook.com/events/235088937062973/

Washington D.C.
Date: April 22, 2018
Celebration: April 23 Turkish National Sovereignty and Children’s Day
Place: Lincoln Memorial, Reflecting Pool Steps Washington DC, USA
Information: https://www.tasc-usa.com/

North Carolina - Cary
Date: April 21, 2018
Festival: The Children's Day Festival of Cary
Place: Sertoma Amphitheater, Fred G. Bond Metro Park, Cary, NC, USA
Information: https://www.kids.ata-nc.org/

Texas - Denton
Date: April 20 - 21, 2018
Symposium: James Thurman is the Coordinator of the 2018 North Texas Digital Fabrication Symposium
Place: Texas Woman's University, Fine Arts Building (ART), 302 Pioneer Circle, Denton, TX 76204, USA
Information: https://twu.edu/visual-arts/ntdfg/
James Thurman is a recipient of the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

New York
Date: April 20 - 22, 2018
Art Exhibition: "Nightime Conversations Under The Lemon Tree in That Quiet Mediterranean Town" by Gizem Saka
Place: Pier 94, 711 12th Ave New York, NY 10019-5399 USA
Information: http://gizemsaka.com/
Gizem Saka is a TCF grantee.

Washington D.C.
Date: April 10, 2018
Lecture: "The Turks and Troy - The ‘Treasure of Priam’ According to Ottoman Documents" by Professor Dr. Rustem Aslan
Place: Turkish Embassy, 2525 Massachusetts Avenue, NW Washington DC 20036
Information: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-turks-and-troy-the-treasure-of-priam-according-to-otto...

North Carolina - Raleigh
Date: April 07, 2018
Documentary Film: Turkish Student Association @ NC State Presents: "Kedi - Cats of İstanbul"
Place: Witherspoon Student Center Campus Cinema, 2810 Cates Ave, Raleigh NC 27695 USA
Information: https://global.ncsu.edu/event/turkish-student-association-film-screening-kedi/
This event is sponsored by a grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

North Carolina - Cary
Date: April 06, 2018
Concert: "Poetry & Pop: Turkish Poetry in Song" (Part of NHPF's 10th Anniversary Celebrations)
Place: Cary Arts Center (101 Dry Ave., Cary, NC)
Information: https://www.etix.com/ticket/p/8339143/poetry-popnazim-hikmet-poetry-festival-cary-cary-...

North Carolina - Cary
Date: April 06 - 08, 2018
Festival: The 10th Annual Nazim Hikmet Poetry Festival
Place: Various venues
Information: http://www.nazimhikmetpoetryfestival.org/index.php?id=3

Texas - Denton
Date: April 05 - May 13, 2018
Exhibition: James Thurman will be attending “I.M.A.G.I.N.E. Peace Now” with his a piece in a major international traveling exhibition
Place: Various places
Information: https://craftalliance.org/events/imagine-peace
James Thurman is a recipient of the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Washington D.C.
Date: March 30 - April 08, 2018
Event: The Ninth Annual Turkish Restaurant Week
Place: Various places
Information: http://turkishrestaurantweekdc.org/

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.

UKRANIA
Kiev
Date: May 02 - 06, 2018
Conference: "Provided Antimicrobial Properties and Dyeing of Organic Cotton Products with Natural Dyes (Madder and Gall Oak)" by Dr. Recep Karadağ, TCF Cultural Heritage Preservation and Natural Dyes Laboratory-DATU, at The 4th International Conference on Engineering and Natural Sciences (ICENS)
Place: Ramada Encore Kiev Hotel, Kiev, Ukrania
Information: https://www.icens.eu/

THE NETHERLANDS
Utrecht
Date: April 06, 2018
Concert: Mehmet Polat Improvisation concert with Ecstatic LIVE band Dragonfly
Place: Barbeton, Utrecht, Netherlands
Information: http://mehmetpolat.net/#news
Mehmet Polat is a recipient of the 2016 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Delft
Date: April 03, 2018
Concert: Mehmet Polat with Ziel/Rouh | ICK & Amsterdam Andalusich Orkest
Place: Theater de Veste, Delft, Netherlands
Information: http://mehmetpolat.net/#news
Mehmet Polat is a recipient of the 2016 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Haarlem
Date: March 29, 2018
Concert: Mehmet Polat with Ziel/Rouh | ICK & Amsterdam Andalusich Orkest
Place: Stadsschouwburg Haarlem, Haarlem, Netherlands
Information: http://mehmetpolat.net/#concerts
Mehmet Polat is a recipient of the 2016 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

SWITZERLAND
Zurich
Date: March 29, 2018
Concert: Concert by Anıl Eraslan with Sousta Politiki
Place: Festival Pâquson, Zurich, Switzerland
Information: http://www.anileraslan.com
Anıl Eraslan is a recipient of the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

FRANCE
Morvan
Date: April 28, 2018
Concert: Anıl Eraslan solo concert
Place: Festival Bords de Mhère, Morvan, France
Information: http://www.anileraslan.com
Anıl Eraslan is a recipient of the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Paris
Date: April 26, 2018
Concert: Anıl Eraslan tba concert
Place: Au Petit Balcon, Paris, France
Information: http://www.anileraslan.com
Anıl Eraslan is a recipient of the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Paris
Date: April 24, 2018
Concert: Anıl Eraslan with Olivia Scemama, Timothée Quost, Cécile Thévenot et Tom Malmandier
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: April 15 - 16, 2018
Concert: Anil Eraslan with Divan der Kontinente
Place: Heimathafen Neukölln, Berlin, Germany
Information: http://www.anileraslan.com
Anıl Eraslan is a recipient of the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Berlin
Date: April 13, 2018
Concert: Anıl Eraslan trio with Frank Fiedler & Max Stehle
Place: Exploratorium, Berlin, Germany
Information: http://www.anileraslan.com
Anıl Eraslan is a recipient of the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Berlin
Date: April 10, 2018
Concert: Anıl Eraslan duo with Hannes Buder + Quartet w. Philippe Lemoine, Tom Malmendier, Farida Amadou
Place: T-Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Information: http://www.anileraslan.com
Anıl Eraslan is a recipient of the 2014 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Berlin
Date: March 16 - April 14, 2018
Exhibition: "An Inventory of Reflections" by Sümer Sayin
Place: R E I T E R | Berlin prospect, Torsten Reiter, Potsdamer Straße 81b, D-10785 Berlin, Germany
Information: https://www.reitergalleries.com/en/exhibitions/an-inventory-of-reflections/
Sümer Sayın 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

HUNGARY
Budapest
Date: April 11, 2018
Exhibition: Adrienn Papp will be organizing the opening ceremony of the "Heart Warming Middle Ages" exhibition at the Budapest History Museum
Place: Budapest History Museum, Budapest, Szent György tér 2, 1014, Hungary
Information: http://www.btm.hu/eng/?q=tortenet_var
Adrienn Papp is a recipient of the 2013 TCF Fellowship in Turkish Culture and Art.

JAPAN
Tokyo
Date: June 12 - 14, 2018
Conference: “Developing a Natural Dyeing Method for Obtaining Turkey Red Color” by Dr. Recep Karadağ, TCF Cultural Heritage Preservation and Natural Dyes Laboratory-DATU, at Society’s 2018 Spring Conference on Fibers and Textiles for Value Creation in Connective Industries.
Place: Tower Hall Funabori, Tokyo, Japan
Information: https://www.thefibersociety.org/

TURKEY
İstanbul
Date: May 14, 2018
Lecture: "Selim as Saint: The Memory of Sultan Selim I (r. 1512-1520) as Divinely Ordained Monarch in Ottoman Dream Narratives" by Prof. Erdem Çıpa
Place: ANAMED Auditorium, Merkez Han, 181 İstiklal Caddesi, Beyoğlu, İstanbul, Turkey
Information: https://www.facebook.com/Anamed.kocuni/posts/2047191805496323

İstanbul
Date: May 14, 2018
Lecture: "Selim as Saint: The Memory of Sultan Selim I (r. 1512-1520) as Divinely Ordained Monarch in Ottoman Dream Narratives" by Prof. Erdem Çıpa
Place: ANAMED Auditorium, Merkez Han, 181 İstiklal Caddesi, Beyoğlu, İstanbul, Turkey
Information: https://www.facebook.com/Anamed.kocuni/posts/2047191805496323

Çanakkale
Date: May 07 - 11, 2018
Conference: “Pigment Analysis of Kanlıtaş Hoyuk Excavation Findings” and “Archaeometric Investigations of Archaeological Textile Works and Storage Conditions” by by Dr. Recep Karadağ, TCF Cultural Heritage Preservation and Natural Dyes Laboratory-DATU
Place: Çanakkale, Turkey

İstanbul
Date: April 15, 2018
Conference: “Reproduction of the Ottoman Palace Fabrics Using Natural Dyes" and “Multidirectional Investigation of Organic Cotton Fabrics Dyed with Gall Oak" by Dr. Recep Karadağ, TCF Cultural Heritage Preservation and Natural Dyes Laboratory-DATU, at ETT 2018 (8th International Istanbul Textile Conference)
Place: Tuyap Fair and Exhibition Center
Information: http://ett2018.com/

İstanbul
Date: April 13, 2018
Conference: “Important of Analysis for Cultural Heritage” by Dr. Recep Karadağ, TCF Cultural Heritage Preservation and Natural Dyes Laboratory-DATU, at the Heritage İstanbul Restoration Archaeology Museum Technologies Fair & Conferences
Place: Hilton İstanbul Convention & Exhibition Center, İstanbul, Turkey
Information: http://www.expoheritage.com/heritageistanbul/konusmacilar-eng.html

İstanbul
Date: March 21 - 22, 2018
Conference: Nurduran Duman will be participating in “2018 UNESCO Istanbul Festival - World Poetry Day”. UNESCO World Poetry Day 2018 will be celebrated in İstanbul at Bahçeşehir University through poets from around the World.
Place: Bahçeşehir University, Beşiktaş, İstanbul, Turkey
Information: http://www.unesco.org/new/en/unesco/events/all-events/
Nurduran Duman is a recipient of the 2016 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

UNITED KINGDOM
Oxford
Date: April 26, 2018
Conference: Zeynep Yelçe will be presenting a paper entitled "A Political Statement: The Wedding Festival of Ibrahim Pasha in 1524" at the Renaissance Royal Weddings & Cultural Production Conference
Place: Oxford University, United Kingdom
Information: https://www.history.ox.ac.uk/event/renaissance-royal-weddings-cultural-production-confe...
Zeynep Yelçe is a recipient of the 2010 TCF Fellowship in Turkish Culture and Art.