Category Archives: Washington D.C. Area

Turkish Movie “Toll Booth” at MoMA and Smithsonian

January will witness the screening of  a 2010 Turkish movie, Toll Booth, at MoMA in New York, and at the Smithsonian Institute at Freer Gallery in Washington, D.C. Toll Booth will be screened at MoMA from January 12th to the 18th every … Continue reading

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Turkish Restaurant Week 2011, DC

Mark down your calendars for this year’s “taste of Turkish cuisine” week : September 16-25 , 2011.  Enjoy discounted fixed-price lunch and dinner options in select restaurants offering great tastes from Turkey. Three-course lunch costs $20 and four-course dinner costs … Continue reading

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Azerbaijan Day at the Textile Museum – June 4

OK, this event is not a Turkish event per se, but it definitely has some Turkish taste. So, read on: Karabakh Foundation is presenting ‘Celebration of Textiles‘, an annul celebration organized by the Textile Museum in Washington, D.C. The event … Continue reading

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Cafe Divan – Review

After a long period of time, Turkspot team visited Cafe Divan two weeks ago with a gang of about 20 people. There is a lot to say… Here is a review from four of the gang members, straight from the … Continue reading

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Signs of Turkey in Newseum

We recently visited one of the many popular museums in Washington, D.C. – the Newseum. Established in 1997, Newseum is a museum of news and journalism.  It moved to its current location on Pennsylvania Avenue in April 2008. On our recent … Continue reading

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Photo Exhibition in Washington, D.C.

Turkayfe reports that there will be a photography exhibition inside the World Bank by self-taught artist Harun Önder. Önder holds a PhD in Economics from Florida International University. The event is organized by the World Bank IMF Turkish Staff Association – a … Continue reading

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Sinem Saniye & İlhan Sami Özulu Concert – D.C. Area

This Saturday, December 18, award-winning Turkish-American singer Sinem Saniye and D.C. Area’s most famous Turkish musician İlhan Sami Özulu will perform together in Northern Virginia. Sinem released her debut album, ‘When I Don’t Sleep‘, in 2007. According to her MySpace page, … Continue reading

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