Istanbul Museum of Modern Art

Istanbul Museum of Modern Art

The Istanbul Museum of Modern Art is Turkey’s modern first museum, hosting modern and contemporary art exhibitions. It was founded in 2004 and located at the shores of the Bosphorus.

Istanbul Modern connects world-wide artists and their works to art lovers. Many works of imagination ranging from painting and sculpture to video and installation is waiting for its visitors.

Additionally, museum supports many artists in Turkey and takes an important role about sharing Turkey’s artistic creativity with a wide audience. Also promotes international art works from many countries and it is home to interdisciplinary activities.

Istanbul Museum of Modern Art offers a cinema, restaurant, design store, an extensive library, photography gallery, permanent and temporary exhibition galleries and spaces for educational and social programs to its guests.

It has been presenting solo and group exhibitions with the aim of providing a platform visibility for artistic practices and encouraging production of contemporary artworks through the support it provides in the context of these exhibitions. Museum’s programme also features publications that accompany each exhibition.