Art news from ‘Istanbul Modern’

Istanbul Modern: PAST AND FUTURE

PAST AND FUTURE Left: :mentalKLINIK, DOUBLECHERRY, 2011, Aluminum cast, high gloss spray paint finish, 117 x 72 x 170 cm. Istanbul Museum of Modern Art Collection Right: Canan Tolon, 1955, Reflex 15, 2012, Oil on board, 20 panels, 183 x 305 cm. Dr. Nejat F. Eczacıbaşı Foundation Collection / Long Term Loan Istanbul Modern’s new […]

YAP Istanbul Modern: Young Architects Program

YAP Istanbul Modern: Young Architects Program 25 June – 20 October 2013 Evren Başbuğ, İnanç Eray, Meriç Kara, Engin Ayaz (YAP Istanbul Modern Design Group) Initiated by Istanbul Modern in collaboration with The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) and MoMA PS1, the YAP Istanbul Modern: Young Architects Program is held biannually during the summer and […]

Istanbul Modern: Close Quarters

Close Quarters 9 May – 27 October 2013 Left: Gözde Türkkan, Strange & Beautiful, 2000 – ongoing, (Detail) Right: Sinan Tuncay, Mommy's Not Home, 2013, (Detail) Istanbul Modern Photography Gallery hosts “Close Quarters” exhibition that focuses on contemporary photography in Turkey. The show gathers 18 artists selected by the Istanbul Modern Photography Advisory

Istanbul Modern: Erol Akyavaş – Retrospective

Erol Akyavaş – Retrospective 29 May 2013 – 25 August 2013 Left: Mansur Al-Hallaj, 1987 Center: Mansur Al-Hallaj, 1987 Right: Ali, 1988 The exhibition Erol Akyavaş – Retrospective, organized by Istanbul Modern presents a comprehensive inventory of the artist’s oeuvre that extends over half a century from the 1950s to the late 1990s. The