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- Creative Europe Forum 2018 at the Museum of Contemporary Art / MoCAB, June 21 and 22, 2018
- Public lecture by Niels Van Tomme: The Walking Institution (The curatorial programme) / Curatorial course „What Could/Should Curating Do?“ / MoCAB, Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at 6 p.m.
- Film screening „May 68, a Strange Spring“/ Museum of Contemporary Art, 7.6.18. at 6 p.m.
- The Museum of Contemporary Art will be closed on May 9, 2018.
Presentation of turkish curator and artists / 11.7.2015. at 7pm / Salon of the MoCATalk programs | 11.07.2015
Presentation of curator Derya Yücel about the Turkish new media and digital art
Saturday, July 11th at 7pm
Derya Yücel is an independent curator, art critic and lecturer. She graduated from Art Management program of Yıldız Technical University and her master’s degree on Museum Studies and continues to work on her PhD at the department of Art History at Istanbul University. Derya teaches at Istanbul Culture University and Istanbul Bilgi University, Art and Design Faculties as a part-time lecturer. She has curated many national/international solo and group exhibitions. She is still working as Exhibition Projects Specialist in Sabancı University KASA Gallery since January 2015. Her book titled “New Media Art and the New Museology” was published by Istanbul Culture University in 2012. She has written art articles for magazines/newspapers since 2004. She is a member of AICA Turkey (International Art Critics Organization).
Ozan Türkkan (1980) Brussels and Istanbul based new media artist, Ozan Turkkan was born
in Tekirdağ (Thrace), Turkey. Before
the very first steps in digital media, he studied different art disciplines in
Istanbul, Philadelphia, and Salamanca, at the University of Salamanca. He
received his Masters in Multimedia at BAU (Escola Superior de Disseny) in
Barcelona, where he lived and worked many years as a new media artist. His work
is centered mainly in experimental and digital media, and specifically
in visual complexity, generative computer art, algorithmic
art, fractal geometry, experimental video and interactivity. He
is using new computer tools, algorithms and generative grammar programming
languages to generate still and moving art works and he develops interactive
Buşra Tunç (1988) studied architecture. She start to study cinema and television as double lisans program and spent her one year in department of cinematographiques et audiovisuelles at Université Paris-est Marne-la Vallée, Paris (2011-2012). Busra Tunç’s design approach is based on multidiciplinary network. She mostly focuses on new ways of seeing, producing of new perceptions and researches of today’s images. She adopts integrated design view on her works. Mostly she works on metropolis textures and layers, creates new lookings of view on these complex structures and transform them by using dijital tools; video, photography. Inreversly, she aims to make visible the dijital world with transforming to physical world by using analog tools; light and physical meterials.The exhibition Formless: Fluid Reality in New Media Art is organized by İstanbul Bilgi University and Museum of Contemporary Art Belgrade. It’s focusing on the works of ten Serbian and Turkish artists who include new media.
Artists: Selçuk Artut • BENTO • Dejan Grba • Stevan Kojić • Karolina Mudrinski • Yağız Özgen • Berkay Tuncay • Buşra Tunç • Ozan Türkkan
Curators: Una Popović (MoCA Belgrade) and Derya Yücel (Bilgi University, Istanbul)