Levi van Veluw’s work, “Family, Origin of the Beginning” will be exhibited at Borusan Contemporary's new collection exhibition, "They Are Uttered and Left Unfinished All the Loves in the World II" between September 14, 2019-March 08, 2020.
On Turgut Uyar’s path: With They Are Uttered and Left Unfinished All the Loves in the World II
Curated by Necmi Sönmez, They Are Uttered and Left Unfinished All the Loves in the World II is an expanded continuation of the exhibition including a selection of works from the Borusan Contemporary Art Collection last season, inspired by Turgut Uyar.
Bringing together important names of contemporary art from across the world, this exhibition aims to produce new interpretations through installations that strengthen the viewer’s esthetic senses, referring to today’s economic and social problems while forming a special parenthesis for visual arts using the images in Turgut Uyar’s poetry. Ranging from video-sculpture to photography, neon installations to interactive digital works, the exhibition foregrounds “experimental” approaches and the artists’ predictions, interpreted through digital media, visualizes what Uyar aptly described as the “troubles of today.”
Important information for visitors: Borusan Contemporary is only open on the weekends, 10am-7pm. There are guided tours available for free at the museum, 11am-6pm, every hour on the hour. Art enthusiasts who would like to visit Borusan Contemporary on September 14-15 can take the boats available from Karaköy to the museum, organized specially for the first week of the 16th Istanbul Biennial. For more information on this option, please visit www.borusancontemporary.com.
Borusan Contemporary is a multi-platform program of exhibitions, events, educational activities, new commissions and site specific installations rooted in Borusan Contemporary Art Collection. These activities are defined by their specific focus on media arts broadly defined, i.e. artists who work with time, light, technology, video, software and beyond. Most of the program takes place at Perili Kösk Istanbul, and co-exists with the offices of Borusan Holding, in essence creating a unique museum in an office paradigm. The entire building including the galleries, office space, café, Borusan ArtStore and outdoor terraces with breathtaking views of the Bosphorus are open to the public on the weekends.
Rumelihisari Mah. Baltalimani Hisar Cad. No: 5 Perili Kösk, Sariyer, Istanbul
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