34th Istanbul Film Festival

April 8 - April 14 2015

Pera Museum hosts cinema lovers in the context of the 34th Istanbul Film Festival, organised by the Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts (IKSV). Pera Museum will host four screenings as part of the Festival, which brings over 200 films to its audience until the 19th of April. 

Ferstival tickets can be purchased on Biletix.

April 8

17:00 İdil Biret: The Portrait of a Child Prodigy

19:00 İdil Biret: The Portrait of a Child Prodigy

April 14

13:30 New German Animation: Part I

16:00 New German Animation: Part 2, Children's Animation Films

İdil Biret: The Portrait of a Child Prodigy

İdil Biret: The Portrait of a Child Prodigy

New German Animation: Part I

New German Animation: Part I

New German Animation: Part 2, Children's Animation Films

New German Animation: Part 2, Children's Animation Films

Introducing… Turkish coffee!

Introducing… Turkish coffee!

Celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, Pera Museum invites artist Benoît Hamet to reinterpret key pieces from its collections, casting a humourous eye over ‘historical’ events, both imagined and factual.

Midnight Stories: COGITO

Midnight Stories: COGITO

Pera Museum Blog is launching a new series of “Techno- Dystopia” stories in collaboration with Turkey’s Fantasy and Science Fiction Arts Association (FABISAD). The Association’s member writers are presenting newly commissioned short stories inspired by the artworks of Katherine Behar as part of the Museum’s Data’s Entry exhibition.

The Golden Horn

The Golden Horn

When regarding the paintings of Istanbul by western painters, Golden Horn has a distinctive place and value. This body of water that separates the Topkapı Palace and the Historical Peninsula, in which monumental edifices are located, from Galata, where westerners and foreign embassies dwell, is as though an interpenetrating boundary.