The exhibition consists of a project by Italy's rising artist, accompanied by Turkish new talents/ young artists. The curator Elena Forin selected the Turkish artists from the museum's Open Archive Room. In this way, Proje4L/Elgiz Museum continues to create a dialogue among Turkish and international artists.
curated by Elena Forin
In the context of Istanbul 2010 European Capital of Culture, Proje4L/Elgiz Museum is preparing the second show in the Project Rooms with the aim to support young artists and curators.
The guest exhibition, curated by Elena Forin from Italy, will consist of a project by Italy’s rising young artist Giovanni Ozzola, accompanied by Turkish new talents/ young artists. The exhibitions will take place September 16 to October 20, 2010. The Italian curator will be selecting the Turkish artists from the museum’s Open Archive Room. In this way, Proje4L/Elgiz Museum continues to create a dialogue among Turkish and international artists .
Since 2001, the Museum provides support for artists. The concept of the Open Archive Room is a new undertaking to extend this support. The museum creates new opportunities for the young Turkish artists by displaying submitted portfolios for the review of all collectors, curators, galerists, writers and researchers visiting the space.
In Proje4L/Elgiz Museum of Contemporary Art, the permanent exhibition including Turkish and international young talents and masters will also be on view through out Autumn 2010.
Proje4L/Elgiz Museum will celebrate “A Decade of Commitment to Contemporary Art: 2001-2011.”
Opening Thursday September 16, 2010 h. 6.00-8.30 pm
Proje4L/Elgiz Museum of Contemporary Art
Meydan Sokak Beybi Giz Plaza 34398 MASLAK / Istanbul
open from 10:00 - 17:00, Wednesday to Friday; from 10:00 - 16:00
on Saturday; and on Tuesday by appointment