Tracking Turkey’s First Starchitect juin 10, 2012Posted by Acturca in Art-Culture, Histoire, Istanbul, Turquie.
Tags: architect, architecture, Edirne, History, Islamic architecture, Mimar Sinan, Ottoman Empire, Turkey
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The New York Times (USA) June 10, 2012, p. TR9
By Andrew Ferren
“The only way to arrive at Semsi Pasha Mosque is by water,” my guide said as our little boat dodged two tankers on the Bosporus. On every shore around us, the domes and minarets of some of Istanbul’s nearly 3,000 mosques delineated the skyline of a city that looks like no other. (en savoir plus…)