colony / Turkish (017)

A free guided tour by board member Aykan Safoğlu as part of the colony exhibition. The tour will be conducted in English.

colony is a group exhibition by the Ankara-based LGBTIQ* association Kaos GL. The exhibition brings together contemporary artistic positions that address social norms marked by binarity and dichotomies - and bring into being a queer utopia in their place. The exhibition was developed by the artists and participants despite severe political repressions and was shown in Istanbul from 23 December 2017 to 03 February 2018. It was shown in Istanbul from 23 December 2017 to 3 February 2018 with the participation of Yavuz Erkan, Nilbar Güreş, Erinç Seymen & Uğur Engin Deniz, Gökçe Yiğitel, Mary Maggic, İris Ergül, Katja Novitskova, Furkan Öztekin, Dynasty Handbag, İz Öztat and Zişan, Kerem Ozan Bayraktar, Mariah Garnett, Umut Yıldırım, Yasemin Nur, Īyi Saatte Olsunlar. The curators Kevser Güler, Derya Bayraktaroğlu and Aylime Aslı Demir helped the exhibition take shape.