Arts & Culture

Elif Boyner

Elif Boyner, who had a breakthrough in the Turkish art scene, answered our questions that addresses the ways of working and thinking. We talked about her recent installations, the balance she is trying to establish in her work between the visual world and conceptual foundation, and the ‘horizon line’ she is chasing after..

Chloe Wise

Iphones, Instagram, teenage/ twenty-something neurosis, luxe branding – the age of “me, myself and I” – it’s these qualities that gives definition to Wise’s personality, humour, and ultimately her works. Twenty-four-year-old Canadian-born painter, sculptor, and video artist Wise gives her version behind bagels, pancakes and “Literally Me.”


We met Woodes, whose name we’ve been hearing a lot lately, at her favorite coffee shop in Melbourne. We talked about many issues including Flash Mob, Disconnect Festival, her future plans and inspirational sources…

Bill Frisell

We had an intimate conversation with guitarist, composer and arranger Bill Frisell and talked about what jazz is to him, how he blends his whole life experience with music, and his concert at Zorlu Center PSM Drama Stage as part of the 25th Akbank Jazz Festival on October 23, 2015.


Ulay is the key figure of performance art in the 70s. His early works will be on view at Şekerbank Açıkekran through 10 October. We talked about the striking effect of art with this brave and short-tempered man who changed a period of performance art.

Liu Bolin

Liu Bolin’s take on the relationship between the individual and the dynamics of government is a varying influence between each other and subject to today’s reality. Interviewing Mr Bolin has a revealed a man who provokes in every sense and gives rise to self-determination for all.

Refik Anadol

Refik Anadol, whose A/V Performances, of which we cannot forget, is the first item on our itinerary with his “Infinity Room” project on view for the Istanbul Biennial.

Babylon Presents Hindi Zahra

Music found a new address for itself in Istanbul in 1999! We’re talking about Babylon, that’s for sure. To carry the music, appealing to Babylon community for long years, outside of Babylon walls: Babylon Presents!