As part of the My City project a group of international artists, writers, curators and museum professionals whose work relates to the subject of public art will meet for the symposium 'Art and Public Space: May Symposium' to be held in Istanbul. The conversation will cover concerns and ideas about temporary monuments and the value of public squares, the production of new public cultural spaces, unauthorised public interventions and public art biennials. Art and Public Space: May Symposium, part I takes place today at Istanbul Technical University, Conference room n. 127. With Dieter Bogner, Katrina Brown, Fulya Erdemci, Teresa Gleadowe, Bilge Kalfa, Julie Lomax. The part II with Krzysztof Wodiczko, Luchezar Boyadjiev, Zeynep Yasa Yaman, Dave Beech, Martin Fritz, Lauren Ross will take place Saturday May 15th at garajistanbul.