Bavaria – Istanbul: An Interview With Turkish Artist Irem Tok
Places / Turkey

Bavaria – Istanbul: An Interview With Turkish Artist Irem Tok

“Urban life makes us forget our real needs” (Irem Tok, *1982) What a contrast! Bavaria and Istanbul! Leaving the chaotic urban life of Istanbul and spending some peaceful time as an artist-in-residence in Bavarian Feldafing, a small village with a picturesque view over Lake Starnberg (close to Munich), Turkish artist Irem Tok had the chance … Continue reading

“A Triennial In Vienna Makes Sense” – MAK Director Thun-Hohenstein
People / Places

“A Triennial In Vienna Makes Sense” – MAK Director Thun-Hohenstein

Christoph Thun-Hohenstein is without question a big player in the Austrian art scene. From 1999 to 2007 he was well known as director of the Austrian Cultural Forum in New York. Later he came back to Austria to push the local creative industry as director of departure – the creative agency of Vienna. Since 2011 … Continue reading