Contemporary Istanbul 2019
At Contemporary Istanbul 2019, diyalog took part with the Mahalla Festival and presented at the Istanbul Art Fair art works by three young female artists: Nora Byrne, Pınar Derin Gençer, Mathilde Melek An.
Former artist in residence in Istanbul from Austria Iris Andraschek displays her work for the first time in the frame of parallel events of the 16th Istanbul Biennial.
Mahalla Festival Malta
DIYALOG organized the Mahalla Festival in Malta in cooperation with the Museum MUZA (Muzew Nazzjonali tal-Arti), Heritage Malta, the African Media Association Malta, Contemporary Valletta, Studio 87 and Sustainable Design Collective Malta.
Contemporary Istanbul 2018
Within the context of Contemporary Istanbul 2018, the diyalog association partnering with arthereistanbul will take part in the Mahalla Festival 2018 and present five artists from the arthereistanbul program at the Istanbul Art Fair for the second year running to highlight the importance of “Diyalog” (dialogue) between artists and cultural influencers.
International Residency Programs
diyalog is in charge of the international artist in residency programs in Istanbul from Austria, city of Zurich and Berlin.
Tough Times for Cartoonists
Exhibition at caricatura 7 in Kassel on the occasion of documenta featuring new trends in Graphic Satire produced in Turkey.
Artist in Residence 2015/2016 from Berlin in Istanbul Julia Lazarus was presenting her movie Northern Forests within the exhibition In The Blink of a Bird at DEPO Istanbul.
Open to Closer
Open to Closer was a one day event presenting art works and videos by four artists-in-residence and two of their guests.
Letters from Abroad
Anatolian Carpets, Armenian craftsmen and Cultural Memory: the Berlin based artist Maja Weyermann – artist in residence by the Berlin Senat 2014 – displays her expirences of 6 month Istanbul in a video installation at DEPO, Istanbul until July 16.
POPUP – Exhibition
The show was running for only one night and presented visual art works, objects, performances and sounds by 29 artists residing in Istanbul permanently or momentarily.