ISTANBUL’74 presents the first and only annual international arts and culture festival in Turkey between June 3-5. Since its launch in 2010, IST. Festival brings the world’s and Turkey’s leading creative names from the art, music, fashion, film, literature, and architecture industry such as Zaha Hadid, Tilda Swinton, Kirsten Dunst, Courtney Love, Ferzan Özpetek to meet the audience and this year it will continue to host important names. During the 3 days, this admission-free festival will bring the world’s most talented and creative minds to Istanbul, placing Istanbul in the international culture and art scene with a unique experience for the audience.

The purpose of the festival with this year’s theme “Value and Experience of Aesthetics in Arts and Culture” is to evaluate the significance of aesthetics in arts and culture and to discuss with various perspectives by bringing artists, their works and the audience together… The participants and the program of this influential festival will be announced in the coming days.