Detour Opens Friday, May 22 in Istanbul



DETOUR opens Friday, May 22 in Istanbul, Turkey. To be housed in a converted power plant called   Silahtarağa, the event brings together a diverse collection of notebooks by
artists around the world.

The Venue:

The Silahtarağa Power Station (Turkish: Silahtarağa Elektrik Santralı) was a coal-fired generating station located in Istanbul Turkey. The Ottoman Empire's first power plant, it was in use from 1914 to 1983. The site has since been converted into a university campus for the Istanbul Bilgi University and houses two museums and several facilities. It was refurbished and renamed SantralIstanbul in 2007.

About the project:

"Detour is a Moleskine project
dedicated to culture and creativity worldwide that features
internationally recognized artists, architects, film directors, graphic
designers, illustrators, and writers….all the participating
artists support lettera27, a non-profit foundation whose mission is to
defend the right to literacy, education, and access to knowledge and
information all over the world…"

Details at
Visit santralistanbul

Print it in Moleskine MSK format
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