Wondrous Cures in Constantinople

The shrines that created the glory of Constantinople through their lavish beauty were also repositories of precious relics and thus sources of healing. Early on, the city was placed under …

Paris Without End (1959-1965)

In the 60s, Alberto Giacometti paid homage to Paris, the city where he lived, by drawing its streets, cafés, and more private places like his studio and the apartment of …

Demons, Symbols, and the Cosmos

Beliefs surrounding illness and healing in Byzantium stem from the myths, astrology, and magic practiced around the Mediterranean by Jews, Egyptians, Mesopotamians, and Greeks. Amulets were widely prescribed, even by …

Giacometti in Paris

Pera Museum hosts the first major exhibition of sculptor and painter Alberto Giacometti in Turkey, taking a retrospective approach. Organized in collaboration with the Giacometti Foundation, Paris, the exhibition explores Giacometti’s prolific …

Giacometti: Early Works

Pera Museum hosts the first major exhibition of sculptor and painter Alberto Giacometti in Turkey, taking a retrospective approach. Organized in collaboration with the Giacometti Foundation, Paris, the exhibition explores …