Istancool

This report on Istancool, Istanbul’s annual cultural festival, has inspired some serious nostalgia for my recent Turkiyeah escapade. Shot by Carlo Lavagna and Roberto de Paolis for the Nowness, it really captures the glorious, fizzy energy of the streets of Istanbul, and the liminal, voyeuristic space of the Bosphorus in between all the bustle. Celebrities with tons of street cred participated in this year’s festival, Kirsten Dunst, Tilda Swinton and Michael Stipe among them.

The only slightly dark and bitter thing I have to say about Istancool?

I just missed it.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s