During my stay in Istanbul I participated in the Nokia Only Planet project. The goal of this project was to do a anthropological research on the citizen of Istanbul. The outcomes of the study where used to make a product ‘typical Turkish’.
Contradiction, multilayered structure, irony, urging for interactions, supporting each other, exposing national ID, urban puzzle
National cultural habits
Rituals, superstition, eclectic culture, generation gap, conflict, supporting each other , traditional cuisine
Intimacy, small personal space, inside versus outside, cleaners in the house, offering more ethan needed, home made, woman’s inferiority, big families