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Borusan Contemporary

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Borusan Contemporary is a space for art and a multi-platform program of exhibitions, events, educational initiatives, new commissions and site specific installations rooted in the Borusan Contemporary Art Collection. These activities are defined by...more
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Baltalimani Hisar Street, Perili Kosk No:5 | Sariyer, Istanbul 34470, Turkey
+90 212 393 52 00
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Reviewed 23 November 2018

I don't want to say much about this place. Props to the owners. What an inspiring collection and what a privilege for those who get to work here everyday.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank cayenne75
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Another amazing hidden museum in Istanbul city. A must visit for museum lovers. Mostly has Borusan Contemporary arts for display. It has arts, photography displays majorly. Located just below the bridge, isn't difficult to identify during the visit.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank kimikazie
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

This company HQ turned contemporary art museum by weekend is amazing! There are incredible views of the Bosphorus on each floor, seeing the wonderful art work, esp in such a setting is amazing! Best to go to the top floor and work your way down..each...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank EllieD448
Reviewed 8 July 2018

This museum is located right under the bridge. Got an excellent view from the top of the building. Traffic to this place was very busy.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 19 February 2018

We visited this rather unique and interesting museum. The collections at the Borusan Contemporary are by artists that primarily work with time, light, technology, video, software and beyond. Most of the program takes place at Perili Kosk Istanbul. The outdoor terraces has some lovely displays...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank 811michael
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Just a contemporary museum by the bosphorus. Five stages of art,work,painting and mostly photography. Opened only on saturdays and sundays.

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Date of experience: December 2017
Thank NahideK_13
Reviewed 5 September 2017

A very special contemporary art museum. Open on weekends only. Guided tours hourly (appr. one hour long). Magnificent view on the top...

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Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Yucel I
Reviewed 24 April 2017

This place is a must see when you visit Istanbul. Great pieces of art scattered around the actual offices. Make sure you take advantage of the terrace cafe with a killer view.

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Date of experience: April 2017
Thank ZeynepS181
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Taste it if you have time. original place to visit not a museum only. Eat something in nardis cafe which is very close also. Good combo.

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Date of experience: April 2017
Thank engintaskin1
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Borusan Contemporary Art Colection is one of the other Cultural Temple of Istanbul.Borusan Contemporary Art Collection consists of installation, new media, photography, video art. The collection, in which artists such as , Robert Mapplethorpe, Gülsün Karamustafa, Maurizo Nannucci, Doug Aitken, Peter Zimmermann, Liam Gillick, U-Ram...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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