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USA
Florida - Naples
Date: April 26, 2017
Concert: Pianist Gulsin Onay Concert at the 6th Annual Stay in May Festival
Place: 6th Annual Stay in May Festival
Information: http://www.gulsinonay.com/newsite/main-en.php

Texas - Houston
Date: March 24 - 25, 2017
Conference: ATAA 37th Annual Turkish American Conference
Place: Houston, Texas
Information: http://www.ataa.org/

North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Date: December 03, 2016
Event: Echoes of Silk Road: Celebration of Turkish and Iranian Cultures Through Dance, Music and Food
Place: Great Hall, 1st floor of FPG Student Union, UNC Chapel Hill Campus, Chapel Hill, NC 27599
Contact: R.s.v.p. to cubukcu.nihat@gmail.com by Nov. 27
Information: http://www.ata-nc.org/index.php?id=26

Washington D.C.
Date: November 15, 2016
Exhibition: Native American and Turkish Contemporary Art Exhibition
Place: Rayburn Hob 2360, Washington D.C.
Contact: events@tc-america.org

California - Los Angeles
Date: November 13, 2016
Event: Three-continent run/walk for: Strong Women for a Happy Turkey
Information: https://www.facebook.com/turkishwomensinitiative/

Georgia - Atlanta
Date: November 12, 2016
Event: 4th Annual Turkish Movie Night
Place: Georgia Tech, Student Success Center, Hall of Success/Clary Theatre, 225 North Ave. NW Atlanta, GA 30332
Information: http://www.theatfc.org/newsDetail/213
This event is supported by a grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

Washington D.C.
Date: November 10, 2016
Lecture: "Palestine 1918 - the Impact of Mustafa Kemal" by Edward J. Erikson, Professor of Military History, Marine Corps University
Place: The Turkish Embassy 2525 Massachusetts Ave. NW, DC
Information: http://www.americanfriendsofturkey.org/2016-ataturk-lectures/

North Carolina - Cary
Date: November 10, 2016
Event: Rememberance of Ataturk
Place: Türk Evi/Turkish House 303 E. Durham Rd., Cary, NC
Information: http://www.ata-nc.org/index.php?id=26

Texas - Houston
Date: November 05 - 06, 2016
Festival: 25th Houston Turkish Festival
Place: Jones Plaza, 601 Louisiana Street, Houston Tx 77002
Information: http://www.houstonturkishfest.com/

Washington - Seattle
Date: November 04 - 20, 2016
Film Festival: 4th Seattle Turkish Film Festival
Information: http://www.stff.org/

Washington - Seattle
Date: October 29, 2016
Reception: Turkish Republic Day Reception
Place: University of Washington, Mary Gates Hall
Information: www.tacawa.org

Washington D.C.
Date: October 29, 2016
Event: ATADC Turkish Republic Day Gala
Place: The Washington Plaza Hotel Grand Ballroom, 10 Thomas Cir, NW Washington, DC 20005
Contact: rsvp@atadc.org
Information: http://www.atadc.org/Events.aspx?dhpId=1178

Illinois - Chicago
Date: October 21, 2016
Event: Ebru Marbling Demonstration with Sevim Surucu
Place: Dank haus, Scharpenberg Gallery, 4th Floor, 4740 N. Western Chicago IL 60625
Information: http://www.lsartguild.org/event/october-art-walk/

Georgia - Savannah
Date: October 20, 2016
Conference: “Velvet and Patronage, The Origin and the Historical Background of Ottoman and Italian Velvets” by Dr. Sumiyo Okumura, TCF Art Historian, at the Textile Society of America 15th Biennial Symposium "Cross Currents Land, Labor and the Port".
Place: Hyatt Regency Savannah, 2 W Bay St, Savannah, GA 31401
Information: https://textilesocietyofamerica.org/tsa_symposium/symposium2016

Washington - Seattle
Date: October 15 - 16, 2016
Festival: Turkfest 2016 – Turkish Cuisine: Taste a touch of Turkiye
Place: Seattle Center Armory House
Information: http://turkfest.org/

New York - New York City
Date: October 09, 2016
Concert: Istanbulive VII
Place: Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway at 96th St, New York City
Information: http://www.istanbulive.org/
This event is supported by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

Massachusetts - Boston
Date: October 07, 2016
Concert: Istanbulive VII
Place: Berklee College of Music, David Friend Recital Hall, Boston
Information: http://www.istanbulive.org/
This event is supported by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

New York
Date: October 06, 2016
Concert: Mehmet Ali Sanlıkol & Whatsnext? CD Release Concert
Place: Joe's Pub at The Public, 425 Lafayette St, New York 10003
Information: https://www.facebook.com/events/1200623363312395
Dr. Mehmet Ali Sanlıkol is a recipient of the 2012-2013 TCF Fellowship in Turkish Culture and Art.

Tennessee - Nashville
Date: October 02 - 29, 2016
Group Exhibition: “Asymmetric Kin”
Place: Seed Space + Coop Gallery, Nashville
Information: www.coopgallery.org
Among the participants, Naz Cuguoğlu (curator) and Ayşe Gül Süter (visual artist) are recipients of the 2016 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Tennessee - Nashville
Date: October 01 - 29, 2016
Group Exhibition: Ayşe Gül Süter and Naz Cuguoğlu will participate in the group exhibition “Asymmetric Kin”
Place: Coop Gallery, 507 Hagan Street, Nashville, TN, 37203
Information: http://www.coopgallery.org/project/asymmetric-kin-oct-1-29-at-coop-and-seed-space/
Ayşe Gül Süter and Naz Cuguoğlu are recipients of the 2016 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

Pennsylvania - Philadelphia
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...
This program is sponsored by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

CHILE
Santiago
Date: October 27, 2016
Recital: Recital by Pianist Gulsin Onay
Place: Santiago Teatro Oriente, Av. Pedro de Valdivia 99, Providencia, Región Metropolitana, Şili
Information: http://www.gulsinonay.com/newsite/main-en.php

BELGIUM
Brussels
Date: November 19 - December 22, 2016
Exhibition: Nathalie Doyen & Ipek Kotan Exhibition
Place: Puls Contemporary Ceramics Gallery, Brussels
Contact: mail@pulsceramics.com
Information: http://www.pulsceramics.com/
Ipek Kotan is a recipient of the 2016 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

CANADA
Toronto
Date: October 06, 2016
Concert: Istanbulive VII
Place: Aga Khan Museum, Toront
Information: http://www.istanbulive.org/
This event is supported by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

FRANCE
Grenoble
Date: December 01 - 03, 2016
Concert: Concert and Masterclass by Pianist Gulsin Onay
Information: http://www.gulsinonay.com/newsite/main-en.php

GERMANY
Gottingen
Date: May 12, 2017
Concert: Gulsin Onay will play A.A. Saygun's 1st piano concerto with Gottinger Symphonie Orchester under Kevin Griffiths
Place: Stadthalle Göttingen
Information: http://www.gulsinonay.com/newsite/main-en.php

HONG KONG

Date: February 16, 2017
Concert: Gulsin Onay will play A.A. Saygun's 1st piano concerto under Sascha Goetzel
Place: 45th Hong Festival with BIFO
Information: http://www.gulsinonay.com/newsite/main-en.php

ITALY
Padua
Date: October 20 - 22, 2016
Presentation: “Characterization of 19th Century Istanbul Kandilli Yazmas (hand painted textiles)” by Dr. Recep Karadağ, TCF Cultural Heritage Preservation and Natural Dyes Laboratory-DATU, at the Textiles and Dyes in the Mediterranean Economy and society, VI. Purpureae Vestes International Symposium
Place: National Museum of Altinum (Museo Nazionale Altinate)
Information: http://purpureaevestes.weebly.com/

Pisa
Date: October 05 - 08, 2016
Presentation: “Turkey Red“ by Dr. Recep Karadağ, TCF Cultural Heritage Preservation and Natural Dyes Laboratory-DATU, at the Dyes in History and Archaeology 35
Place: Auditorium of the Polo Piagge Università di Pisa
Information: http://www.scich.it/dha35/

JAPAN
Fukuoka
Date: February 21, 2017
Recital: Recital by Pianist Gulsin Onay
Place: Hibiki Hall
Information: http://www.gulsinonay.com/newsite/main-en.php

SINGAPORE

Date: October 24 - 30, 2016
Group Exhibition: Zeyno Pekünlü will participate in the exhibition titled "The world precedes the eye," an affiliate project of the Singapore Biennial
Place: Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA) Singapore
Information: http://www.lasalle.edu.sg/institute-of-contemporary-arts-sg/whats-on/?events/the-world-...
Zeyno Pelünlü is a recipient of the 2016 TCF Cultural Exchange Fellowship.

TURKEY
Istanbul
Date: November 26 - 27, 2016
Exhibition: DOBAG Carpets Christmas exhibition and sale
Place: Crimea Memorial Church, Şahkulu Mahallesi, Serdar-ı Ekrem Sokak No.52, Taksim
Contact: Prof. Şerife Atlıhan, Marmara University (+90 216 326 26 67)

İstanbul
Date: November 18 - 19, 2016
Conference: "The Mercantile Effect: On art and exchange in the Islamicate world during 17th – 18th centuries" convened by the Courtauld Institute of Art, the Pera Museum and the Gingko Library
Place: The Pera Museum, Meşrutiyet Cad 65, Tepebaşı, Beyoğlu, Istanbul
Information: http://www.gingkolibrary.com/conferences/2016-conference/call-for-papers/

Istanbul
Date: November 03, 2016 6:30 pm
Lecture: ""Hajji Mama”:Family and Status in the Ottoman Empire by Valentina Izmirlieva" by by Valentina Izm
Place: Columbia Global Centers, Sıraselviler Cad. No:49 Yeni hayat Apt. Kat:2 D:5 Beyoğlu 34433 İstanbul
Information: http://globalcenters.columbia.edu/events-list?ctr=98

Istanbul
Date: October 30, 2016
Concert: Turkish Music Concerts "Republican Era Composers”
Place: Pera Museum
Information: http://www.peramuseum.org/Activity-Detail/Turkish-Music-Concerts-Republican-Era-Compose...

Corum
Date: October 28 - 30, 2016
Cultural Tour: TCF-Culinary Arts Center presents with Asuman Albayrak “A Journey into the Cuisine of Çorum”
Information: http://yemeksanatlari.org/en/upcoming-events/tcf-culinary-arts-center-presents-with-asu...

Istanbul
Date: October 20, 2016
TCF-YESAM Lecture: “Diyarbakir Cuisine” by Nilhan Aras
Place: TCF Culinary Arts Center - YESAM
Information: http://www.yemeksanatlari.org/en/upcoming-events.htm
Lecture will be presented in Turkish.

Istanbul
Date: October 05 - December 03, 2016
Exhibition: "Fasa Fiso" by Tosun Bayrak
Place: Millî Reasürans Art Gallery, Macka Cad. No: 35 Tesvikiye, Sisli - Istanbul
Information: http://www.millireasuranssanatgalerisi.com/en/

İstanbul
Date: June 22 - November 27, 2016
Exhibition: İnci Eviner Retrospective: Who's Inside You?
Place: Istanbul Modern, Meclis-i Mebusan Caddesi, Antrepo No. 4, Tophane, Istanbul
Information: http://istanbulmodern.org/en/exhibitions/upcoming-exhibitions/inci-eviner-retrospective...

İstanbul
Date: June 02 - December 18, 2016
Photography Exhibition: "People Attract People" The Adventure of Humanity in the Photography of Turkey
Place: Istanbul Modern, Meclis-i Mebusan Caddesi, Antrepo No. 4, Tophane, Istanbul
Information: http://istanbulmodern.org/en/exhibitions/upcoming-exhibitions/people-attract-people_185...

İstanbul
Date: May 18 - December 31, 2016
Exhibition: Masters of Cinema in Turkey
Place: Istanbul Modern, Meclis-i Mebusan Caddesi, Antrepo No. 4, Tophane, Istanbul
Information: http://istanbulmodern.org/en/exhibitions/upcoming-exhibitions/masters-of-cinema-in-turk...

UNITED KINGDOM
Cambridge
Date: January 14, 2017
Recital: Recital by Pianist Gulsin Onay
Place: West Road Concert Hall
Information: http://www.gulsinonay.com/newsite/main-en.php

London
Date: October 27 - November 01, 2016
Film Festival: 21st London Turkish Film Festival (LTFF)
Place: O2 Cineworld, Rio Cinema, Dalston, ODEON Panton Street - London
Information: http://www.ltff.co.uk/