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Issue#11 Cover

Issue#11 Cover

February – April 2013


4 – Mike Kelley / Retrospective
Widely regarded as one of the most influential artists of our time, Mike Kelley created a protean body of deeply innovative work, which mined American popular culture, modernism and alternative traditions alike for purposes of a relentless, dark and delirious examination of self and society.

8 – Imagined Places by Adrian Paci, Zineb Sedira, Bouchra Khalili, Claudia Cristovao, Ho-Yeol Ryu
Imagined Places is not about the significance of physical place, it is about our sense of connection to places elsewhere.

12 – Laurent Impeduglia / Animated by an immense sense of freedom, this series, once again, evokes the time of joyous apocalypse.
Text by Julie Hanique

16 – New Collections by Nicene Kossentini, Michael St Amand, Martin Marcisovsky, Mathieu V. Staelens, Elias Kafouros, Massimo Nota, Joseph Loughborough, Vladimir Kustov, Mohamed Kahouadji, Luigi Francischello, Kate Toledo

28 – You can not eat culture
Street Poetry by Opiemme

30 – A Study of My Mind
New Photographic Series by Marie Wengler

1 year – 4 seasons live-cinema exhibition and short films project made in Korea by Rafael

34 – Sculptures and installations for public spaces by Michal Trpak

38 – The 5th Arts Olympiad by ICAF/International Child Art Foundation
We need creative, empathic and healthy children to build a just, prosperous, and peaceful world.

40 – Technique Schmechnique: Why Kids Don’t Need to be Taught How to Use a Paintbrush
Article by David Rufo

43 – Manif d’Art, Quebec City Biennial
7th Edition of the major contemporary visual arts biennial will revolve around the theme of resistance, presenting
around a hundred exhibitions and activities in May and June of 2014.


44 – They are Learning Fear
New photographic Series by Young Emerging Talent, Eda Emirdag

48 – New Collections by Tugberk Selcuk, Ahmet Dogu Ipek, Malik Bulut, Murathan Ozbek, Pinar Selimoglu, Murat Ozbakir

54 – Augmented Structures by Refik Anadol and Alper Derinbogaz
A distilled urban experience project which focuses on two dissimilar regions in Istanbul and displays the inner characteristics of the texture of a city-center that has undergone a recent transformation within a suburban region consisting of gated communities.

58 – Network from Rumelikavagi to Anatolia / A Project conceived by Semra Ozumerzifon
What happens when a painter encounters and becomes fascinated with the wonderful colors and textures of fishing nets discarded after having served their useful lives?

62 – Deepism by Yucel Donmez
An unusual, surreal and dramatic world appears in front of our eyes as a mix of contemporaneity and national-originality.

64 – Elgiz Museum / The First Institution of Contemporary Art in Turkey received the International Collecting Award 2013 of IFEMA Amigos de ARCO

Julie Hanique, Madeline McLean, Maureen Watson, Mathieu V. Staelens, Elias Kafouros, Alessandra Migani, Joseph Loughborough, Isabel Del Rio, Luigi Francischello, Opiemme, Marie Wengler, Michal Trpak, David Rufo, Sylvain Campeau, Ahmet Dogu Ipek, Murathan Ozbek, Pinar Selimoglu, Ismail Tunali,

Sebnem Basimi Holzer

Guest Art Director
Elsa Bleda

Sin (detail)
Artist: Eda Emirdag
From the Series `They are Learning Fear´

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