Prediciting future technologies, thinking differently, Leonardo Da Vinci created codices that were crafed now to give you an idea what a genious mind he was!
His works include concepts of a helicopter, submarine, car, bycicle, parachute, tank, SCUBA, walking piano, robot, ideal city plan with and many more.
Shortly about Da Vinci: Born in he was acting signifactly ahead of time. He was an example of ‘homo universalis”- Leonardo Da Vinci was outstanding painter, architect, scientist (naturalist, anatomist), writer, musician, inventor and one of the most significant representative of the Renaissance.
The exhibition is located in the EXPO Congress Hall and available until 15 July.
800 sq mt new ”The Land of Legends Park” is opening 1 July to impress everyone. Unique aqualand with wave and surf pools, 77 slides, electrifying rides, 80 metres high mystical castle with observation decks and much more.
Europe’s first public open-air aquarium with Mediterranean and tropical sea creatures will be opened.
You have a chance to meet dolphins, sharks, penguins, tigers, and even whales and walruses! Underwater safari will leave unforgettable experience for a lifetime.
The father of commercial pop art, famed Andy Warhol was American famous painter, producer, designer, writer and film director with Slovac roots.
His was managing and producing ”The Velvet Underground” first of it’s kind punk rock band. Andy Warhol’s studio ”The Factory” was unusual place that was bringing together celebreties, patrons and Bohemian people.
He created design for Coca-Cola can, was working with images of famous people like Marilyn Monroe and Elizabeth Taylor. Andy Warhol was first to use neon colors in pictorial art. He was pioneer in computer- generated art, besides using printmarking, photography, silk screening, etc.
Campbell’s soup, Cowboys and Indıans, Flowers, 10 Portraits of Jews 20th Century series are presented in the Antalya Culture and Arts Center from 30 March until 25 September.
Concerts featuring famous stars, dancing groups, magical shows- everything to make you happy! Learn about participant countries by visiting their theme gardens. Watch the Expo Lake Water Shows and enjoy you meals in one of many restauramts.
”A Green World for the Next Generation” is a moto of this year EXPO in Antalya. The ”Children and Flowers” topic is just created for the local weather and nature. In total 120, 700 sq ft fairground includes gardens, activity spots, shops, restaurants and what’s not. Huge congress center, two amphitheatres, singing fountains pond are opened to visit. 25,000 green plants of 120 species are waiting for visitors.
For the first time, Turkey’s Agriculture and Biodiversity Museum was opened and has great success among visitors. The symbol of the exposition- EXPO Tower, 101 m high with observation decks is a wonderfull opportunity to enjoy view over whole Antalya.
Besides, it is a must visit, it can be reason to come to Antalya too!
Old Town (Kaleiçi) in Antalya is declared a 3rd degree archeological site with vast and diverse begining it’s history from Roman Empire followed by Byzantine and Ottoman Empire up to nowadays.
Kaleiçi itself is a ”city in the city” situated in the very heart of Antalya fronted by ancient harbour dating back to Roman Empire times. Kaleiçi has numbers of structures including monuments, buildings, mosques, gardens, etc.
Government of Antalya is reporting that old temples and mosques are protected and needed action is done to meet all qualifications for UNESCO. Entering World Heritage List will protect the town better. Neverthless long history and numerous invasions, Kaleiçi protected it’s authencity rather good.
Such sights as Hadrianus Gate, Hıdırlık Tower, Muratpaşa Mosque, Ancient Theater, Alaadin Mosque, Karamolla Mosque, Dumlupınar School, Hesapçi street are to be added to UNESCO.
The owner of 16 Grammy awards, Golden Globe, Emmy awards and Academy award nominations for Best Original Song, Sting will take the stage on EXPO 2016 Antalya on 9th of August at 10:00 pm.
Musician, singer, songwriter, activist and actor will perform famous songs known by nearly everyone- ”Desert Rose”, ”Fragile”, ”Shape of Heart”, ”Fields of Gold”, ”Englishman in New York” and many others.
Also known as a former member of ”The Police” group, Sting received CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) from Queen Elizabeth II for services to the Music Industry and became a Kennedy Center Honoree at the White House in 2014, both are considered to be great honor. Sting is included in 100 greatest musical stars list of the 20th century by Q magazine.
vGreat news for history lovers- new project ”Aspendos Efsanesi – Aspendos’ta Tarihe Yolculuk” is on the stage during this summer season. Through dancing, music, film and video mapping, the whole 2000 years long story of Anatolian region existance from Roman Empire followed by Byzantium, Ottoman Empire until the time of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk governing time is told. The love story of Aspendos architect Zenon, gladiator fights, brave Ottoman military and variety of Anatolian region folk dances are intertwined in one great performance.
Brand new project is prepared by famous and beloved all around the world group- ”Fires of Anatolia” with Mustafa Erdoğan whose performances won the hearts of millions of spectators. The group is famous for the fastest synchronous folk dance ever in the world.
The atmosphere of the show is enhanced even more by the antique theater Aspendos, with a long and fascinating history, where 1,5 hour perfomance takes place.
This show is absolutely worth to see, since it would leave a taste of adventure long after and stay in memory for a lifetime.