Ending seven years of living on the streets was one of the greatest achievements of my life. Looking back, it all started with a simple prayer and a desire to dance.
As directors of our own film, every day – whether conscious or subconsciously – we create our own reality. Words can be like a double edged sword piercing through the heart of an individual or they can be a way that we heal ourselves and those around us.
Colin Wright is a serial entrepreneur, minimalist, author and blogger who moves to a new country every four months based on the votes of his readers.
Karim was one the first faces that embraced my upon my arrival to the Ekadolli Nubian Guesthouse. His friendly smile welcomed and assured me that a fascinating journey was about to begin.
Shirin Neshat is a world renowned visual artist. Neshat explores the paradox of being an artist in exile: a voice for her people, but unable to go home. In her work, she explores Iran pre- and post-Islamic Revolution, tracing political and societal change through powerful images of women.
Flickr is a great source for discovering interesting artists and photographers. In my search for Istanbul street art, I discovered the images of Carsten ten Brink.
If there was a musical band that encompassed the essence of Taste Culture it would definitely be Jobarteh Kunda.