Two Exhibitions In Pera

Portraits of children of aristocratic families living in the Late Renaissance and early Modern period are featured alongside contemporary works by Yannick Vu and Ben Jacober from the 1980’s to the present in two exhibitions currently running simultaneously at the Pera Museum. The connection between the two shows is that Golden Children is an exhibition works from the Yannick and Ben Jacober Foundation collection.

Prominent Turkish and foreign representatives of avant-garde music are coming together in the Borusan Müzik Evi concert hall to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the birth of John Cage. The concerts will continue throughout December, bringing audiences a range of musicians from the band known as ‘Seni Görmem İmkânsız’ to Anthony Coleman and Tanya Kalmanovitch. For program details:

Spanish artist José Manual Navia’s photographs are brightening the walls of Milli Reasürans Art Gallery. Some of UNESCO’s World Cultural Heritage cities are featured in the photographer’s show, which opens on December 19 through January 12, 2013.