Long Thursday

May 2013

Salt Beyoğlu, Salt Galata, Salt Ulus

May 30, 2013 18.00 – 22.00

Never Sorry                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     <i>Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry</i> IFC Films'in izniyle
Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry courtesy IFC Films
This month’s Long Thursday at SALT Beyoğlu includes guided tours of current exhibitions subREAL and Taiping Tianguo and the opportunity to view three documentaries featuring Ai Weiwei in the Walk-in Cinema. Exhibition tours at SALT Beyoğlu begin at 18.00 and the program in the Walk-in Cinema runs as follows: Disturbing the Peace at 18.30, So Sorry at 20.00, and Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry at 21.00. As Ai Weiwei’s works are included in the exhibition Taiping Tianguo, the screening program aims to give further context to Ai’s artistic practice and political actions.

Tours of the exhibition Trespassing Modernities at SALT Galata will start at 19.00 and 20.00.

At SALT Ulus, It was a time of conversation is on view until June 2.

In addition visitors can enjoy special discounts at the café of SALT Galata and at the bookstores in SALT Beyoğlu and SALT Galata. At SALT Galata, The Ottoman Bank Museum, which sheds a different light on the world of the late Ottoman era and the early Republic period, and SALT Research, with its comprehensive library and archives, also remain open on Long Thursdays.

Screening Program

Disturbing the Peace
Ai Weiwei
2009, 79 minutes
Chinese with English subtitles

So Sorry
Ai Weiwei
2011, 55 minutes
Chinese and English with English subtitles

Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry
Alison Klayman
2012, 91 minutes
Chinese and English with Turkish subtitles