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SALT and the Istanbul Contemporary Art Scene


Tuesday, April 17
7–8:30pm

ICI Curatorial Hub
401 Broadway, Suite 1620
New York, NY 10013

Duygu Demir will talk about SALT, the newly opened cultural institution, explaining its mission, the architecture of its two buildings, as well as providing a look at SALT’s recent exhibitions. The talk will briefly capture the current state of the art scene in Istanbul.

(Image: SALT Beyoğlu, 2012. Photo by Iwan Baan.)

This event is free and is open to the public, though seating is limited. Please RSVP to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) with SALT in the subject field.

April 17, 2012

The Curatorial Hub at ICI
401 Broadway, Suite 1620
New York, NY 10013
7–8:30pm


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Duygu Demir

Duygu Demir is a programmer for SALT, Istanbul. Duygu worked on the inaugural exhibition at SALT Beyoğlu,“I am not a studio artist”, a retrospective of Hüseyin Bahri Alptekin that opened in April 2011, and was the editor of a comprehensive publication that accompanied the exhibition. She also organized Across the Slope – Ahmet Öğüt, the first in a series of projects titled Modern Essays, and co-curated I Decided not to Save the World with Kyla McDonald, a group exhibition which was on view at Tate Modern’s Level 2 Gallery and traveling to SALT in March 2012. Most recently, she worked on another institutional collaboration, İstanbul Eindhoven SALTVanAbbe: Post ‘89. Duygu contributes to magazines and online platforms including Art Asia Pacific, Art Unlimited, Broadsheet and Ibraaz, and previously acted as managing editor for the magazine RES Art World / World Art.


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