Monthly Archives: November 2015

The Cats of Istanbul

Istanbul, Turkey, has a history that reaches back in time before the Roman Empire. It has two of the most beautiful buildings in the world: the Hagia (or Aya) Sophia and the Blue Mosque. It also has cats. Many, many cats. … Continue reading

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Churning waves, fans, and even kitties at “Sotatsu: Making Waves”

You may have to search for them, but there are cats at D.C.’s Arthur M. Sackler’s new Asian art show, “Sotatsu: Making Waves.” “Making Waves” is an extensive look at the work of Tawaraya Sotatsu, an artisan and craftsman who … Continue reading

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