PRESS
2013 EXHIBITIONS

Crowds and Power
SALT Ulus
December 5, 2013 - February 16, 2014
Press Release

 Still from the video TANKLOVE (2008) by Köken Ergun

 Still from the video I, Soldier (2005) by Köken Ergun


One, No One and One Hundred Thousand
SALT Galata
September 10 - December 26, 2013
Press Release

 Photo: Elio Montanari
Ouverture, Lothar Baumgarten, Castello di Rivoli, Turin, 1984

 Photo: Elio Montanari
James Lee Byars, Venice, 1986


A Promised Exhibition
SALT Beyoğlu and SALT Galata
September 10, 2013 - January 5, 2014
Press Release

 Gülsün Karamustafa, from the series Promised Paintings, 2004

 Gülsün Karamustafa, Mystic Transport, 1992


Trespassing Modernities
SALT Galata
May 8 - August 11, 2013
Press Release

 Residential complex (Almaty, Kazakhstan)
Photo: Markus Weisbeck (In the context of the project Local Modernities)

 Holiday Retreat of the Union of Writers, dining hall (Sevan Peninsula, Armenia)
Architect: Gevorg Kochar (Yerevanproekt)
1965-1969
Courtesy Yerevanproject CJSC


subREAL
SALT Beyoğlu
May 8 - August 11, 2013
Press Release

 subREAL, News from Dracula (Draculaland 9), 1995
Installation view from the exhibition subREAL at SALT Beyoğlu
Courtesy Călin Dan and Iosif Király
Photo: Cem Berk Ekinil

 subREAL, Dataroom, photograph, 1996
Courtesy Călin Dan and Iosif Király


Taiping Tianguo
SALT Beyoğlu
May 8 - August 11, 2013
Press Release

 Frog King Kwok
David Bowie wearing “Froggies”
early ’90s

 Frog King Kwok
2012


It was a time of conversation
SALT Ulus
3 Nisan - 2 Haziran 2013
Press Release

 Selim Birsel, Kurşun Uykusu [Lead Sleep], 1995
(From the GAR [Railway Station] exhibition)

 From the GAR [Railway Station] exhibition
(Ankara, 1995)


Modern Turkey’s Discovery of the Ottoman Heritage: The Ali Saim Ülgen Archive
SALT Galata
February 8 - April 7 2013
Press Release

 A worker posing on a dome (date unknown)

 Topkapı Palace kitchens survey, section (date unknown)
Drawing: Ali Saim Ülgen


1+8
SALT Galata
January 24 - April 14 2013
Press Release

 Still from the video installation 1+8 (Armavir, Armenia)
© Cynthia Madansky and Angelika Brudniak (2012)

 Still from the video installation 1+8 (Al Qamishli, Syria)
© Cynthia Madansky and Angelika Brudniak (2012)


“Scared of Murals”
SALT Beyoğlu
January 31 - April 21 2013
Press Release

 Yusuf Taktak reading the artists’ declaration following the attack, next to him Orhan Taylan
13th Antalya International Film and Arts Festival (June 18-26, 1976)
Archive: Yusuf Taktak

 “Scared of Murals” banner
Kuşadası Culture and Arts Festival (September 8-11, 1980)
Archive: Yusuf Taktak
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