Skip to main content
close
menu

House of Wisdom - group exhibition

Project Spaces Framer Framed

IJpromenade 2
1031 KT Amsterdam
info@framerframed.nl
+31 (0)20 7630973

Open Tue - Fri / 13-21 hrs
Sat - Sun / 11-21 hrs

Exhibition 24 Nov — 7 Jan

Opening 24 Nov, 20-22 hrs

Share

Ali Yass, Destination II, 2017

'House of Wisdom' explores the political significance of books, libraries and archives, specifically in relation to the increasing levels of censorship on information and the current socio-political situation in and around Turkey. Drawing on the power of libraries as centers of research, learning, and sharing, the curators decided to build their own library/archive – a House of Wisdom - for which they invited 34 artists to contribute. What could be the outcome of collectively rethinking the archive?

During the opening there will be a performance by Istanbul Queer Art Collective.

Artists
Mohamed Abdelkarim, Burak Arıkan, Mahmoud Bakhshi, Yael Bartana, Mehtap Baydu, Kürşat Bayhan, Ekin Bernay, Burçak Bingöl, Nicky Broekhuysen, Hera Büyüktaşçıyan, İstanbul Queer Art Collective, Cansu Çakar, Ramesch Daha, Işıl Eğrikavuk, Didem Erk, Viron Erol Vert, Deniz Gül, Beril Gür, Lawrence Abu Hamdan, Ali Kazma, Yazan Khalili, Göksu Kunak, Mona R. Kriegler, Fehras Publishing Practises, Elham Rokni, Natascha Sadr Haghighian & Ashkan Sepahvand, Sümer Sayın, Erinç Seymen, Bahia Shehab, Walid Siti, Ali Taptık, Erdem Taşdelen, Özge Topçu, Ali Yass, Eşref Yıldırım, Ala Younis

Curated by
Collective Çukurcuma (Naz Cuguoğlu and Mine Kaplangı)

Admission
Free

Share


Other events


Museums/Institutes Foam

Mon - Wed / 10-18 hrs
Thu - Fri / 10-21 hrs
Sat - Sun / 10-18 hrs

Date 16 Feb - 15 Apr



Project Spaces Framer Framed

Tue - Fri / 13-21 hrs
Sat - Sun / 11-21 hrs

Date 27 Jan

Time 16 - 18 hrs

Voyage#7


Galleries Galerie Onrust

Wed - Sat / 13-18 hrs

Date 20 Jan - 17 Feb



Project Spaces Arti et Amicitiae

Tue - Sun / 12-18 hrs

Date 17 Feb - 4 Mar

Opening Friday 16 Feb
19:30 hrs