Creative Cluster at Istanbul Design Week

[widgetkit id=2885] During the urban development of Istanbul, Istanbul Design Week – IDW – is constituted on the role of design notion where the East and the West meets. IDW is hosting designers and design exhibitions from around the world in the old indsutrial district of Hasköy, Istanbul. Istanbul will reflect its design culture to the whole world through world media and international designers. Today, what differentiate each…

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Istanbul Design Week at Koc Technical Museum

[widgetkit id=2969] Future Police at the Koc Technical Museum: The goal of the project is to create the idea of a single visual identity for European police. To this end, Turkish and Dutch students are going to design a single police uniform and a police car to represent the whole European police. The students are going to explore the effect of European police on public. Elected designs are going to be exhibited in Istanbul Design Week 2012…

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Agent Artist A Tiny Wooden Cube as a Site of Crosscultural Friction and Collision Don’t Say I Didn’t Say So – The Parrot Putting an Olive Stone into a Bottle Spray Painting the Bronx Pink Agent Artist   Design A Nation is looking for a Flag Thomas Büsch New Zealand’s future flag? A suggestion handed in by Jesse Gibbs Until today it’s red, white and blue, it contains the Union Jack and four stars. It looks in some way…

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Agent Artist A Tiny Wooden Cube as a Site of Crosscultural Friction and Collision Don’t Say I Didn’t Say So – The Parrot Putting an Olive Stone into a Bottle Spray Painting the Bronx Pink Agent Artist   Design A Nation is looking for a Flag Thomas Büsch New Zealand’s future flag? A suggestion handed in by Jesse Gibbs Until today it’s red, white and blue, it contains the Union Jack and four stars. It looks in some way…

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A Nation is looking for a Flag Thomas Büsch New Zealand’s future flag? A suggestion handed in by Jesse Gibbs Until today it’s red, white and blue, it contains the Union Jack and four stars. It looks in some way similar to other countries’ and reminds too much of the former colonial power, as PM John Key states. New Zealand is searching for a new flag currently and options are plenty. A state’s flag is an important item. French…

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iKedi at Hasköy during the Design Week

The social creatitivity project for creating awareness of street animals ikedi visited IDW Haskoy Design Route on 29.09.2012 and continues its tour. Large and small puppets designed by Roger Titley are assembled in the mobile ateliers by participants of the day. Animals of the city are all’Istanbulities’. You can check them out until the mid of October around Istanbul. Video produced by Verena and Mara as a contribution to InEnArt…

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Silenced Voices/Susturulan Sesler

[widgetkit id=18259] You can hold the buttons above the right corner of the pictures to read the text comfortably. Resim’in sağ köşesinin yukarısındaki düğmeye basarak metini rahat okuyabilirsiniz. April 24, 1915. The Union and Progress government of the Ottoman Empire pressed the button for the deportation of Armenians in Istanbul. 24 Nisan 1915’te, İstanbul’da Osmanlı İmparatorluğu’nun İttihat ve Terakki hükümetince…

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Black Sea Traces

Democratic Luxury / Demokratik Lüks Thomas Büsch Rampa Istanbul presents the first posthumous gallery show of Hüseyin Bahri Alptekin on September 2 on the occasion of the 14th Istanbul Biennial. The exhibition brings together over 45 works produced during the two decades on either side of the new millennium, including a selection of studies, drawings and notes from the Hüseyin Bahri Alptekin archive. In 2007, he represented Turkey in the 52nd…

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