Istanbul Exhibition



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Tayyip Erdogan 1001 Icat Istanbul 1001 InventionsBy personal invite from Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, 1001 Inventions launched the block-buster exhibition at the historic Sultanahmet Square in Istanbul on 18th August 2010.

Hot on the heels of the record-breaking residency at the London Science Museum, the global tour began with Istanbul the ideal first host city as the exhibition formed part of the ‘Capital of Culture’ programme. The 1001 Inventions exhibition was entitled ‘1001 ICAT BILIM VE TEKNOLOJININ 1000 YILLIK SERUVENI’ and given an iconic position in Sultanahmet Square, nestled in between the Hagia Sophia and the Great Blue Mosque, two of Istanbul’s most famous landmarks.

The exhibition was officially opened by the Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan in a blaze of media attention during a gala opening ceremony. The 1001 Inventions exhibition, in partnership with the Prime Ministry and sponsored by ALJ Community Initiatives, ran until the 5th of October 2010 and achieved a staggering 400,000 global visitors during its short 7 week residency.

 

Official Launch Event

 

Gala Event

 

TV Coverage

Library of Secrets Movie

 

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In the Press

11/08/10 Hür Haber   11/08/10 Hurriyet.com.tr   11/08/10 Milliyet Cadde
         
11/08/10 Haber Türk   11/08/10 HaberTurk.com   11/08/10 Taraf
         
11/08/10 Takvim   11/08/10 Samanyolu Haber   11/08/10 Sabah
         
11/08/10 Radikal   11/08/10 İstanbul Net   10/08/10 Hürriyet
         
10/08/10 Risale Haber   10/08/10 Istanbul.com   10/08/10 Takvim Online
         
10/08/10 Zaman Online   10/08/10 Zaman   10/08/10 Dünya Bülteni

Online Press Coverage:

30/08/10 Muslim Voice   27/08/10 Muslim Heritage   26/08/10 San Francisco Chronicle
         
26/08/10 Hindustan Times   26/08/10 Today's Zaman   25/08/10 Washington Post
         
17/08/10 Sabah English   17/08/10 Middle East Online   17/08/10 Nature Blog
         
16/08/10 SE Times   16/08/10 On Islam   11/08/10 Balkan Travellers
       
11/08/10 World Bulletin   11/08/10 Today's Zaman   10/08/10 Republic of Turkey

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TV Broadcast Coverage: Selected Videos  

TRT English Broadcast

Channel 7 Turkish Broadcast

CNN Turk Broadcast

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Related Links

► Global Press Coverage of Istanbul Launch

► Turkish PM visits the exhibition in London

► Muslim Heritage Awareness Network Turkey

► Washington DC Exhibition

► Dhahran Exhibition

California Exhibition

Abu Dhabi Exibition

Arabick Roots Exhibition

New York Exhibition  

London Exhibition

   

More Websites

► FSTC WEBSITE: www.fstc.org.uk

► MUSLIM HERITAGE: www.MuslimHeritage.com

► CE4tf WEBSITE: www.ce4tf.org

► ARABIC WEBSITE

TURKISH WEBSITE: www.1001icat.com

► YOUTUBE: www.youtube.com/1001inventions

► YOUTUBE TR: www.youtube.com/1001icat

► TWITTER: www.twitter.com/1001inventions

► TWITTER TR: www.twitter.com/1001icat

► FACEBOOK:www.facebook.com/1001inventions