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İş Sanat Concert Hall

Always having prioritized social responsibilities since its foundation, İşbank has been realizing its musical and performing arts productions under the roof of İş Sanat. Taking part in Istanbul’s culture and art life since 2000, İş Sanat Concert Hall is ranks among the most prestigious culture and art centers of Turkey with its high profile events. 

Developing most prestigious and innovative projects in collaboration with renowned Turkish artists, İş Sanat brings together local artists with world-famous masters and ensembles and hosts the most privileged stars of classical, jazz and world music, children’s activities, dance performances, poetry and story recitals of great authors of Turkish literature.

Under this vision Yo-Yo Ma, Valery Gergiev, Helene Grimaud, Gidon Kremer, Vladimir Ashkenazy, Ivo Pogorelich, Dave Brubeck, Dianne Reeves, Ceseria Evora, Branford Marsalis, Wayne Shorter, Hank Jones, Sonny Rollins, Kurt Elling, Andreas Scholl, Arcadi Volodos, Paco de Lucia, Chucho Valdes, Bobby Mc Ferrin, world renowned orchestras including the London Philharmonic, the BBC Symphony Orchestra, the Mariinsky Theater Symphony Orchestra have appeared on İş Sanat’s stage within the past 16 years. 

Alongside the concerts, İş Sanat raised its bar on world standards in the performing arts by hosting prominent modern and contemporary dance companies such as Martha Graham Dance Company, Paul Taylor Dance Company, Koresh Dance Company, Giordano Dance Company, L.A. Dance Porject and others. With its prioritized social responsibility project Rising Stars, İş Sanat is aiming to promote stage experiences for young stars and introduce them to the world stages, which they belong to.

Appealing to anyone from 7 to 77 with its diverse events for 16 years, İş Sanat remains the center of spectacular activities for its audience at its 800 seated Hall.

İş Sanat Kibele Gallery
Kibele Art Gallery opened in 2000 with the works of Ayvazovski, exhibiting the works of one of the best known sea painters of the 19th century, commemorating his 100th death anniversary.
Since then Kibele Art Gallery has hosted retrospective exhibitions of the most renowned masters of Turkish art history.
Hosting 4 exhibitions each season, the gallery issues an art catalogue for the exhibitions in addition.
Consisting of three exhibition halls at the main floor of İş Sanat, the Gallery is open daily except Sundays, Mondays and national holidays between 10.00 – 19.00 hours.