Sports And Art Festival

THE 2ND ISTANBUL SPORTS FILM FESTIVAL IS BRINGING FILM AND SPORTS BUFFS TOGETHER AGAIN MAy 11 TO 13.

The Fédération Internationale Cinéma Télévision Sportifs (FICTS) brings together artists, television personalities and athletes from 20 countries every year. The 2nd Istanbul Sports Film Festival offers a key opportunity for the city to promote itself as a candidate for the 2020 Olympic Games.

YOUR HOME IN 2013
Change has been designated as the theme in 2013 of this fair, organized by CNR International Trade Fairs, Inc. with the backing of   the Turkey Home Textiles Industrialists’ and Businessmen’s   Association. Don’t miss the Evteks - Istanbul Home Textiles   Exhibition, May 16-20, showcasing home textile trends for 2013 designed with the help of CNR Expo’s world-famous trend forecasting 
agency, NellyRodi.
For more information about the faır: www.cnrevteks.com

HİLYE AT THE HAGIA SOPHIA
Mounted by the Presidency of Religious Affairs as part of Blessed Birth Week events honoring the birth of the Prophet Muhammad, an exhibition, Love of the Prophet in the Language of Calligraphy: Descriptions of the Prophet Muhammad (Turkish ‘Hilye’), can be seen at the Hagia Sophia Museum through May 15. This first such exhibition to be held at the Hagia Sophia, it consists of 99 works from the collection of calligrapher Mehmet Çebi.