Grab your last chances to visit “Byzantium’s Other Empire: Trebizond” at Koç University’s Research Center for Anatolian Civilizations on Istiklal Caddesi, Istanbul.  The exhibition shows the Hagia Sophia Church in this Black Sea city, which was a museum between 1968 and 2013, but was reconverted into a mosque, with the restored frescoes covered.

İzmir’s Arkas Art Center, a private museum housed in the building of the İzmir’s Honorary French Consulate, displays the internationally-renowned collection of coins and historical objects of İzmir businessman Muharrem Kayhan There is a smallish woman dressed in a cloak draped across her right shoulder, sitting in a massive chair. The fact that she has […]