Moscow International Biennale for Young Art | Highlights
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Moscow International Biennale for Young Art | Highlights

The fifth Moscow International Biennale for Young Art curated by Nadim Samman is definitely among the must see exhibitions this summer. The main Biennale project ‘Deep Inside’ situated at Trekhgornaya Manufacture — one of Moscow’s oldest textile mills features 87 works by 93 artists, selected from over 2000 applications. Continue reading

Welcome Aysegul Sonmez!
Places / Turkey

Welcome Aysegul Sonmez!

One more blogger from Turkey! Born in 1975 in Istanbul, Aysegul Sonmez studied literature and arts. She wrote her master thesis on Turkish modernism at  MUGSF (Marmara University Visual Arts Academy) and works as lecturer at Okan University. She is a columnist for Milliyet newspaper and founded Sanatatak, the first online arts and culture newspaper in Turkey. We … Continue reading

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