Besiktas Fish Market / GAD

Located in one of Istanbul’s most populated and diverse neighborhoods, Besiktas is an eclectic area with a village-like atmosphere that is in the process of urban renewal. The Besiktas Fish Market is located on a triangular site.

Turkish architecture’s bold and colorful renaissance

Think of Turkish architecture and you might conjure images of ornate Ottoman art covering the walls of mosques from floor to ceiling. But take a stroll through any of the more modern, industrial communities in Istanbul, and you’ll encounter a world of buildings with distinct geometric features highlighted by bold colorful walls. Architect and photographer …

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