• Istanbul art fair to exhibit Warhol, Miro, Banksy

    Third edition of ArtInternational will gather pieces from iconic artists ISTANBUL Works by world-famous artists will be showcased at Istanbul’s ArtInternational [CORRECT] fair, organizers revealed on Friday. The third edition of ArtInternational will gather pieces by pop-art icon Andy Warhol, British contemporary artist Grayson Perry, English graffiti artist Banksy, Catalan artist Joan Miro and Belgian […]

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  • St Regis Istanbul / EAA – Emre Arolat Architects

    St. Regis Hotels opens Istanbul flagship. The opening of the St. Regis Istanbul marks the luxury brand’s debut in Turkey and features the first international outpost of Wolfgang Puck’s Spago restaurant plus the world’s second Bentley Suite. Designed by Turkish architect Emre Arolat, the hotel sits atop Maçka Park, with views of the Bosphorus from […]

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  • Turkey blocks access to YouTube

    Turkey begins blocking access to YouTube, a day after a court orders the suspension of a ban on Twitter which the prime minister had supported. Turkey has moved to block access to YouTube, a day after a court ordered the suspension of a ban on Twitter, which PM Recep Tayyip Erdoğan backed. The telecoms authority […]

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  • Hotel and Cultural Centre

    Complex comprising a hotel, a residential hotel, a convention centre, condominiums, retails and a marina. The site of the project is located on the western side of the city, along the road linking Ataturk International Airport (Atatürk Uluslararası Havalimanı / İstanbul Atatürk Havalimanı) to the heart of the old city. The urban location of this […]

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  • Bulvar 216 by TAGO Architects

    Bulvar 216 is a business center in İstanbul designed by architect Gökhan Aktan Altuğ’s Altunizade, İstanbul based architecture firm TAGO Architects. Client: Özak Gayrimenkul (Özak Realty). Category: Business Center. Construction area: 41.000 m2. Design and construction year: 2013 Having a form of irregular pentagonal building on 4 floor and one on the ground (roof) consists of […]

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  • Turkey, Japan to Cooperate on Tech

    Turkey and Japan have signed a cooperation protocol to bolster information and communication technology ties between the two nations. The protocol was signed in the Turkish capital, Ankara, on Wednesday by Lütfi Elvan, Turkey’s Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications, and Yoshitaka Shindo, Japan’s Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications. “The protocol aimes to […]

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  • Twitter is blocked in Turkey

    Turkey’s courts have blocked access to Twitter days before elections as Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan battles a corruption scandal that has seen social media platforms awash with alleged evidence of government wrongdoing. The ban came hours after a defiant Erdoğan, on the campaign trail ahead of key March 30 local elections, vowed to “wipe […]

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  • International Multi-Sports Centre

    International Multi-Sports Centre in İstanbul, Turkey (Türkiye). International multi-sports centre. Sports facilities. Olympic hall of 9,500 seats, hotel, offices and shops. Client: National Olympic Committee of Turkey Architect: AS.Architecture-Studio Programmer: C.M.L. Scope of work: Standard Area: 25,000 sqm Cost: € 24,4 M Competition: 1998 International Multi-Sports Centre, İstanbul, 1998 / 1998, AS.Architecture-Studio.

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