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THE MOST STYLISH MOVIES IN THE 50’S

Suburban growth, stereotypical families, increasing consumerism, Rock’n Roll attitude… These are the prominent changes during 50’s. As the society effected art movements. Cinema took its share from these changes as well. Since it was an era which censorship and the lagging societal constraint on sex, movie sector aimed to break this taboo and focused especially…

ART MOVEMENTS IN THE 50’S

The story of 50’s art based on the post-war era… While pessimist days were over and the world was recovering from the trauma, new art movements developed. As the two opposite terms -Eastern socialism and Western capitalism- were forming the art movements, influencers were the 1920’s avant-garde trends –modernism, surrealism and abstract painting-. New York…

STYLE CODES OF 50’S

It was literally celebration time in 50’s! As the gloomy mood of World War II leaves its place to positive vibes, the changes were very obvious in social life. Aestheticism was effecting every single moment of life, so fashion was getting its share as well. Clean-cut, traditional and conservative silhouettes was dashing with the sense…

BIRTH OF ROCK’N ROLL STYLE – 50’S

Rock’n Roll took the control of music sector in the middle of 50’s, and it was like the kind of harmonization of lots of music genres as; R&B, Soul, Blues, Jazz, Harmony, Gospel and Country. While African-Americans were leading the music sector during that era, Rock’n Roll appealed to all human beings and achieved to…

7 DECADES 7 ICONS – GANT

GANT keeps growing by always aiming to take itself a step forward since the day it launched in east coast of USA in 1949, and this year celebrates its 70th birthday! Brand reflects the preppy style of its birth places in designs and also becomes one of the biggest representor of American sport style. 7…

Zohaer Majhadi, PR Director

Think of  a person who inspires many and leads the most influential parties in Istanbul and around the world. We indroduce you to PR persona Zohaer Majhadi, 3 words that describes you?  Funny, energic, crazy Paris or Istanbul? Paristanbul Your motivation in life? To be happy and make others happy Your lates discovery on Spotify?…

Tuğçe Meçoğlu, Influencer

With her style, attitude and confidence, Tuğçe Meçoğlu takes everyone's attention. Join us for bits and pieces with Tuğçe! A series? The Handmaid’s Tale A song? Bob Dylan - stuck in the middle with you Guilty pleasure? Some of the turkish rap songs. Dreams of Reality? Reality Your biggest dream? To achieve the best within…

Private Little Space: Görkem Ekşiler

We’re living in a society which prefer to criticize instead of creating something. “One of the biggest reasons for this is the disrespect for the work, the artist and the illustrator,” says Görkem Ekşiler. When she decided to take a brave step by dropping Engineering education and continuing to Faculty of Fine Arts, she had…