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Madonna in a Fur Coat

“Göreceksiniz ya, ben dünyadan ziyade kafamın içinde yaşayan bir insanım... Hakiki hayatım benim için can sıkıcı bir rüyadan başka bir şey değildir...” So proud to…

You can not force it!

The story of Fatima Al Qadri (who goes beyond the descriptions of musician, producer and artist) that stretches from Senegal to Brooklyn, her interest in…


A very french afternoon with Nilperi! Coucou by #basedistanbul Starring Nilperi Şahinkaya Directed by Serra Duran Videographed by Fora Norman Drone operated by Emirhan Paralı…

alike: Bensu Soral & Hande Soral

You may have a lot of privileges in life – a good job, beauty, good friends, financial opportunities and many more. You can be born with it or earn it all through hard work and determination. But a real privilege is having a sibling, and all you need is the chance to have that. No one will understand, protect, love or support you no matter what as much as them. Here’s a story which will resonate with those who have siblings and envy those who don’t. Let’s hear Hande Soral and Bensu Soral.

Art, Imagination & Creativity

RUBY SKY STILER in conversation with EDA ÖZDOYURAN Eda Özdoyuran is a young curator who draws our attention with her distinct curation. She works for various galleries, fairs and independent projects both in New York and Europe. Eda is in conversation with Ruby Sky Stiler who is not only an artist; also offers other artists a platform where they can experiment and perform freely. Eda says “For me, art is not just creating work nor is curating simply exhibiting those works. I think they both must be interwoven with disciplines such as philosophy, literature, history, architecture and anthropology. Contemporary art shouldn't be taken as an abstract concept, independent of its era. Its relation to history and culture should not be overlooked.

Inspire me Queen B’!

Beyonce’s ‘Lemonade’ album was the biggest storm of last year’s music World. Though this storm was not only being electrified by great music, but also…