Turkey

Turkish artists' fears grow after Erdogan's election victory

Court in Ankara overturns government's ban on Twitter

Published online: 04 April 2014

Turkey plans to rebuild religious school next to Hagia Sophia

Proposal comes amid talk of turning the museum and World Heritage Site into a working mosque once again

Published online: 25 February 2014

Exploding volcano mural could be world’s oldest landscape

Scientists have linked the eruption of Turkey’s Mount Hassan with a Neolithic painting found in the nearby proto-city of Çatalhöyük

Published online: 30 January 2014

Secret tunnels discovered under Turkish castle

Excavation of the passages beneath Niksar Castle is on hold due to lack of staff and expired permits

Published online: 21 January 2014

Turkey secures national pavilion at Venice Biennale until 2034

IKSV foundation will co-ordinate the pavilion

Published online: 26 December 2013

Smyrna Revisited

“Smyrna in the 18th and 19th Centuries: a Western Perspective” at the Fondation Arkas, Izmir (until 29 December)

Published online: 06 November 2013

Turkish fairs fight over name

ArtInternational is still due to take place later this month but under a shortened title after legal battle with rival fair

Published online: 12 September 2013

Koç art empire to expand with Istanbul space

Family foundation hires London architects Grimshaw Architects to design contemporary art museum

Published online: 12 September 2013

Fears over Istanbul Biennial

Organisers rethink plans to use Taksim Square and Gezi Park, sites of ongoing anti-government protests

Published online: 11 June 2013

Venice Biennale responds to trouble in Turkey

Artists, curators and collectors join the protest

Published online: 03 June 2013

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