Online Tezhip Workshop with Şeyma Çınar

As the Istanbul Design Center, we are starting online education in Tazhip the Illumination Art! The next new term of the Online Tezhip Art (Illumination) Workshop will be again in September 2022.

Geometric Patterns for Absolute Beginners

This is an introductory (beginner) course and anyone interested in drawing geometric patterns is welcome to attend. This course can be very useful for high school and university students and math teachers.

Lessons from Ottoman Doors and Windows

A ten-week online course on geometry and pattern design offered by the Istanbul Design Center, School of Geometric Patterns in Islamic Arts

Online Tazhip (Illumination) Workshop

As the Istanbul Design Center, we are starting online education in Tazhip the Illumination Art! The next new term of the Online Tezhip Art (Illumination) Workshop will be again in September 2022.

Geometry and Pattern in Istanbul

You are invited to the real time Workshop titled `Geometry and Pattern with Prof. Dr. Miroslaw Majewski, which will be conducted at the Istanbul Design Center, within the scope of the IDC School of Geometric Patterns.

Online Children`s Book Illustration Workshop with M. Ahmet Demir

Anyone who is interested in drawing can participate even online, where by starting from scratch, to learn to examine and draw pictures of dozens famous artists, to create pictures from imagination.

IDC Animation Script Competition

With the support of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, applications for the Animation Script Competition on "Values" have now started at the IDC.

IDC`s Short Film Competition

With the support of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, applications for the IDC Short Film Competition on "Values" have now started at the IDC. Adults: 18, Sept., 2021 on Sat. 11am-1pm. Children: 25 Sept., 2021 on Sat., 11am-1pm.

IDC`s Online Culture and Art Camp

With the support of the Ministry of Youth and Sports (2020-I), we aim to contribute to the cultural development and interaction of youth in Turkey by providing online quality trainings for free with 10 different workshops, in 5 different programs: Psychology, Philosophy, Sociology, Science and Politics.

International Student Academy Art Specialization Workshops

With the support of the Presidency for Turks Abroad and Related Communities, the application period for the International Student Academy Art Specialization Workshops have now started at the Istanbul Design Center, an affiliation of the Ensar Foundation.

Complex Geometric Patterns in Islamic Art

This online course consists of nine weeks course, covers the complex fourfold, fivefold and six fold patterns. The nine weeks will be divided into three sessions for fourfold complex patterns, three sessions for fivefold complex patterns and three sessions for six fold complex patterns.

Geometric Patterns in Islamic Art (foundational-level)

This online course consists of eight weeks Foundation course plus one introduction lecture, covers fourfold and six fold patterns. The workshop will focus on the fundamental concepts of proportion and relations between different patterns.

İlhami Atalay Students` Painting Exhibition

Painter İlhami Atalay has trained the young talents at the IDC painting workshop with his knowledge and experience in art life for over 50 years. 'İlhami Atalay Students' Painting Exhibition' is currently open for visitors at the IDC displaying the artworks of his students.

Character Animation Education

The `Animation School` begins at the Istanbul Design Center (affiliated with Ensar Foundation), with the financial support from the Istanbul Development Agency, where selected participants will study free of charge for 12 months.

4th International Workshop on Geometric Patterns in Islamic Art

Organized jointly by the Istanbul Design Center and the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality the 4th International Workshop on Geometric Patterns in Islamic Art will be realized in Istanbul under the theme `Geometric Patterns in Wood and Çini Tile`.

International Calligraphist Exhibition

The Istanbul Design Center is hosting an international exhibition, where the works of world famous writing masters will be showcased that are brought together by the Traditional Arts Academy within the Küçükçekmece District Municipality of Istanbul.

New Book is Published

The Istanbul Design Publications have published the first book of Ms.Serap Ekizler Sönmez titled `Pentagonal Geometric Patterns on Minbars of Mimar Sinan`s Mosques`. The book is in Turkish and can be purchased at ensarkitap.com

3rd International Workshop on Geometric Patterns in Islamic Art

The 3rd International Workshop on Geometric Patterns in Islamic Art was jointly organized by the Istanbul Design Center and the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality. 24 Sept - 2 Oct, 2016.

International HENDESEN Exhibition

Conducted within the frames if the 3rd International Workshop on Geometric Patterns in Islamic Art at the Istanbul Design Center. 26 Sept - 09 Oct, 2016.

Dervish Colouring Book

Ms.Serap Ekizler Sonmez`s second book published by Istanbul Design Publications, which consist of her own drawings as postcards that can be coloured and used. For purchase ensarkitap.com