Elections in Turkey Signal an End to the Presidential Party's Influence
The defeat of President Erdoğan's candidate for Istanbul mayor is a sign that Turkey's most powerful political party is losing its influence after nearly two decades of control.
Viewfinder: Istanbul Police Disperse International Women's Day Rally
Police tried to break up the rally as marchers moved down Istiklal Street.
Viewfinder: Police Fire Tear Gas on Women's Rights Activists in Turkey
ProtestErs react after Turkish anti-riot police used tear gas against women's rights activists marching to protest against gender violence in Istanbul.
The Istanbul Biennial: Orhan Pamuk and the Mysteries of Water
This year, the festival's reigning motifs are lines, waves, and knots—metaphors of evanescence in a timeless city.