Guests gathered as friends of ESKFF and C24 Gallery to partake in an evening of bidding and raffles to benefit the arts. Seckin Pirim’s Water, recently completed a residency at the ESKFF foundation in Jersey City was auctioned off to raise funds for the organization’s residency and educational programs.Read More
CLOSING CEREMONY | KATJA LOHER & TANSY KASCHAK
Contemporary Istanbul took place a few weeks ago. Nilbar Gures was exhibited there at the stand of the New York C24 gallery.
Nilbar Güres is a Turkish artist, born in 1977 in Istanbul. She first studied art in Istanbul then in Vienna where she passed an MA at the Academy of Fine Arts. She moved to New York Ciy in 2011. Today, she lives between Vienna and Istanbul.
She questions the construction of gender in patriarchal cultures in a multidisciplinary work : videos, photographies, installations, collages... She uses her own experience to show what is hidden, to point out the contradictions of rigid traditions.Read More