“Look Again”

Into Pera Museum’s Collection Exhibitions
March 31 – April 2, 2017

Pera Museum is presenting a performance program entitled Look Again between March 31 and April 2, 2017 in collaboration with Performistanbul. Inspired by Pera Museum Suna and İnan Kıraç Foundation’s collection exhibitions, the program features performances by artists AslieMk, Ekin Bernay, and I. Ata Doğruel.

Look Again: Performance Program

Date : 31 March – 2 April
Curator: Simge Burhanoğlu
Artists: AslieMk, Ekin Bernay, İ. Ata Doğruel
Place: Pera Museum
http://www.peramuzesi.org.tr/

 

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Ambassador, 2017

Ata Doğruel

Performance
Date and Time: March 31, 15.00-21.00, April 1 – 2, 12.00-18.00
Place: Pera Museum
http://www.peramuzesi.org.tr/
Facebook Event
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The performance focuses on Intersecting Worlds: Ambassadors and Painters exhibition that includes works selected from the Orientalist Painting Collection. The exhibition reveals the meandering paths of diplomatic history under the guidance of art and also introduces us to intriguing personalities. The artist brings a new approach to the art patronage and ambassadors’ portraits from 17th to the 19th centuries while investigating the dichotomous lives of these ambassadors and painters.

In Situ, 2017

AslieMk

Performance
Date and Time: March 31, 18.00-21.00,  April, 15.00-18.00
Place: Pera Museum
http://www.peramuzesi.org.tr/
Facebook Event
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Inspired by Coffee Break: Kütahya Tiles and Ceramics Collection, the duo artists aim to convert the exhibition venue into an active laboratory by reproducing the works using digital technology and present the audience a new experience that goes beyond sight. The performance investigates the ways to make the visitors touch and feel the works in the exhibition.

9 Stone, 2017

Ekin Bernay

Performance
Date and Time: March 31, 17.00-20.00, April 1 – 2,14.00-17.00
Place: Pera Museum
http://www.peramuzesi.org.tr/
Facebook Event

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The performance investigates the ways to rediscover the relationship with our bodies and with our weight. Inspired by the Anatolian Weights and Measures Collection, which includes the weights and measurement instruments used in Anatolia for nearly four thousand years, the performance will take place with active audience involvement.