EVENT ARCHIVE

EDIRNE DAY

On June 8th Sunday,we prepared a day for Edirne, a city in Trace where many Jews once lived.

MY SWEET CANARY FILM SHOW

Roza Eskenazi sang songs and lived life with passion, fire and love.

JEWISH COSTUMES IN THE OTTOMAN EMPIRE

Jewish Costumes in the Ottoman Empire exhibition is hosted by the Jewish Museum in Karaköy. Silvyo Ovadya; the curator of the exhibition and the famous designer Cemil Ipekci made the opening speeches. More than 65 illistruations and a few costumes were displayed from the Byzantium and Ottoman periods.

THE FIRST INTERNATIONAL LADINO DAY IS CELEBRATED IN THE MUSEUMThe first International Ladino Day is celebrated in the museum.

PRESENTATION OF A NEW BOOKOn February 9th Sunday, we hosted Rifat Bali at our Museum for the presentation of his new book "A forgotten intellectual and an expert lawyer Gad Franko".

FESTIVAL IN USAThe Quincentennial Foudation represented by our Museum Manager Nisya Isman Allovi participated in "The Anatolian Cultural and Food Festival" which took place in Los Angeles,USA from October 6th to October 9th.

CONCERT OF DUNYA GROUPOne of the most unique cultural heritages of the Ottoman Empire is the “Jewish Maftirim Chorus” who had been directly influenced by the Mevlevi’s and Bektashi’s sect music.

Huizinga Instituut PhD Course "Istanbul, city of contrasts.Culturel transfer between Europe and Turkey" attenders visited the Museum on June 2, 2010 and met with the President of The Quincentennial Foundation Naim A. Guleryuz.

JAK KAMHİ ONURLANDIRMA GECESİ25 Mayıs 2010 günü, Vakfın 1989-2008 dönemi Kurucu Başkanı ve halen Onursal Başkanı Jak Kamhi'nin adı Müze Ana Holü’ne verilerek duvara çakılan kristal bir plaketle ebedileştirildi.