Ara gulers istanbul 40 years of photographs ara guler orhan pamuk on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers this book is a vivid photographic record of daily life in istanbul from the 1940s to the 1980s. Captured through the unerring lens of the award winning ara guler the eye of istanbul it reflects the citys melancholy aesthetic as it oscillates between tradition and modernity gulers remarkable duotone photographs are accompanied by evocative commentaries from orhan pamuk another leading figure in turkish culture. A shimmering evocation by turns intimate and panoramic of one of the worlds great cities by its foremost writer orhan pamuk was born in istanbul and still lives in the family apartment building where his mother first held him in her arms. Orhan pamuk was born in istanbul turkey on june 7 1952 after graduating from robert college in istanbul he studied architecture at the istanbul technical university after three years he decided to become a writer and graduated from the institute of journalism at the university of istanbul in 1976. In this exquisite edition two significant men collaborate photographer ara gler and writer orhan pamuk both native to the city and experts in their own right through the visual and the written word a natural union istanbul seems to be disappearing before our eyes a glimpse of its magic can still be found though if you look for it
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