Searching Traces

Gathering at Cezayir on December 11th organized by the InEnArt team   [widgetkit id=16862] The InEnArt team together with the Goethe-Institut presented the Searching Traces project at Cezayir on the occasion of the launch of the video based web application StreetWalking on December 11. The Goethe-Institut in partnership with the InEnArt team from the association diyalog and the Syrian Turkish Cultural initiative Hamish is hosting a serial…

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Searching Traces

New Dance Workshop – Dervish in Progress – with Ziya Azazi Find your balance in motion. Ziya Azazi is the Dervish in Progress. His workshops provide the participants with an opportunity to get to know their bodies, their boundaries, their fears, in short, themselves. We are happy to announce the continuation of our workshop series Searching Traces, which was founded in cooperation with the Goethe-Institut Istanbul in 2014. The dance…

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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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Screening Traces

  Searching Traces was a workshop exploring how processes of forced migration can be reflected within film and video. The workshop took place in December 2014 at SALT and was organized by InEnArt in cooperation with the Goethe-Institut. On April 17th, InEnArt will present four movies resulting from this workshop at Studio X in Istanbul. They were developed by migrants who found a new home in a host country like Turkey after their home…

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Quiz: Displacement and Migration

Forced migration is one of the biggest human problems at the moment, there are over 50 million refugees and forced migrants. On the occasion of the gathering Forced Migration and the Arts at Cezayir on February 20th InEnArt launched a quiz Forced Migration. Forced migration and displacement is and has always been one of the fundamental forms of human existence. Throughout history and all over the world people are moving or being moved under the…

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Launching StreetWalking!

We are pleased to inform you about the launch of StreetWalking on this occasion of the workshop series Searching Traces with displaced people in Istanbul. The Goethe-Institut in partnership with the InEnArt team, the Syrian Turkish Cultural initiative Hamish and the community initiative for Syrian and Palestinian refugees in Turkey, AD.DAR, is hosting a serial of educational events for displaced people in Istanbul under the title Searching

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Forced Migration and the Arts

Gathering at Cezayir in Istanbul, February 20th 2015. The InEnArt team together with the Goethe-Institut organized the Forced Migration and the Arts gathering at Cezayir February 20th. On this occasion we presented some results of the Searching Traces workshops series that took place in December 2014 in Istanbul together with additional workshops organized by the Goethe-Institut in Turkey. [widgetkit id=17619]   The Goethe-Institut…

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Ante-Chamber to the Living Room

A Brief Assessment on NGO’s Doing Work for Syrian Refugees – A Report Review Zümray Kutlu recently published the report From the Ante-Chamber to the Living Room. A Brief Assessment on NGO’s Doing Work for Syrian Refugees – a work piece, which is a joint project of the Open Society Foundation and Anadolu Kültür. As the title already makes clear, the paper gives a modest overview on the current state of Syrian refugee work done by NGOs in Turkey;…

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Short Films on the Topics of Displacement

The 7th Which Human Rights Festival by Documentarist Istanbul is screening a selection of short films around the topic displacement. Within the frame of the human rights film festival Hangi Insan haklari? (Which human rights) – taking place in Istanbul from December 5th to December 9th – documentarist is presenting a selction of films produced within a workshop series organized by the InEnArt team in cooperation with the…

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