In some paintings the artist is present in a iconographic way. Mahmut Çelayır is quoting a typical style of German paintings from the times of romanticism. Sanatçının kendisini ikonografik bir form olarak sunduğu resimler de yer alıyor. Alman romantik resim akımında özellikle rastladığımız bu tavır ile sanatçı, resim tarihi içindeki bir geleneğe gönderme yapıyor.
One of Turkey’s exceptional news days kicked off mid-morning Tuesday March 31 when a national blackout gripped the country, caused chaos and shut down public transport across Turkey, with the government refusing to rule out that the electricity system had been the victim of an attack. The nationwide power cut, the worst since the earthquake 1999, began about 10.36am in Istanbul and it was grounding flights, shutting down transport links and stranding late-arriving commuters. Rescue teams rushed to subway stations to evacuate stranded travellers.
Yüksek Planlama Kurulu’nun 5.5 milyar TL tutacağı öngörülen inşaat işleri için vize verdiği Kanal İstanbul projesi kapsamında en az 8 köprü inşa edilmesi planlanıyor.
The High Planning Council is asuming £ 5.5 billion for the construction work of the Canal Istanbul project. Eight bridges are scheduled to be built.
Voodoo may be closely associated with Caribbean countries such as Haiti, but the practice originated in West Africa and continues to play a big part in the everyday lives of the region’s inhabitants. So it’s perhaps not surprising that the Akodessewa Fetish Market in Togo’s capital, Lomé, is the largest Voodoo market in the world.
Seeing the future as a project: The Long Now Foundation aims at developping a new way of thinking about our time and future. Opposing the current cultural mainstream that depicts our future’s environment as devastated and non-livable and the people as lonely and ruled by technology, the Foundation offers a more optimistic suggestions for seeing the time that will come. Basically it is the suggestion to start thinking about it at all – not in terms of short periods as modern democracies’ elections are structured but in really long runs.
An information office of The Islamic State, ISIS, in Libya has published photos of its militants burning musical instruments they said were confiscated in line with the radical group’s interpretation of Sharia law.