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Residency: November - December 2019

Jan Durina (SVK)

Jan Durina (1988, Liptovský Hrádok, SK) is a Slovak interdisciplinary artist who utilizes a diversity of medium to develop personas and grow the complex narratives they exist in. Through performance, photography, and sound Durina unfolds the nuance of each narrative, grappling with themes of loneliness, loss.

Tabačka Kulturfabrik, Gorkého 2, Košice 29.10.2019 at 7 p.m.

Ezgi Yakın – Juncture

Project Juncture brings a new vision and experience with liaison between reality and imagination. Ezgi Yakın is an artist, writer and academic. The world of images that Yakın creates draws from the process itself, interacts with the collective subconscious, and explores the elements of the self.

Hlavná 40, Košice October, 8th 2019

Open Studios Night vol. 13 + special guest

In the autumn edition of Open Studios Night, you will be introduced to our two current residency artists – Marc Vilanova from Spain and Ezgi Yakın from Turkey. From Izmir, Turkey is also Saliha Yavuz representing our partner organization Hayy Open Space, who is traveling to Košice to talk about their local art scene.

Hlavná 40, Košice 1.10.2019 at 6 p.m.

Samuel Velebný – Associative Atlas of Cultural Landscape / lecture

Samuel Velebný participated within the project K.A.I.R. Košice Artist in Residence in an almost 2-month residency stay in Ukraine, during which he devoted himself to artistic research of the landscape and concepts through various prisms of nature and culture. The result of his stay is a visual work and a lecture entitled Associative Atlas of Cultural Landscape.

Residency: September - October 2019

Ezgi Yakın (TUR)

Ezgi Yakın (*1988) is a Turkish artist, writer, and academician who completed her graduate studies in 2015 at the Department of Painting at Dokuz Eylül University. There she continues her doctoral studies and works as a research assistant. Alongside she participated in many group exhibitions such as Young Fresh Different 9 (Zilberman Gallery, İstanbul, 2018), […]