Art Mixer

1.9.2011 - 31.12.2012
Amsterdam, Bursa, Sinop

Kunstbende (Amsterdam), KOD_Kolaylaştırıcı Dernek [KOD_Association for Facilitation] (Bursa)
Coordinators: Jenneken Aarssen, Yusuf Orkun Yağcı

Orkun and Jenneken developed the Art Mixer project in order to realize Kunstbende’s traditional talent contest model in Turkey. Selections were made from among the videos uploaded to the web site by candidates. The young people whose work was selected exhibited their joint performance in Amsterdam, and in Sinop and Bursa within the scope of the International Sinop Biennial under the instructorship of Tarkan Köroğlu (director), Hüseyin Badilli (musician) and Maaike Oldeboer (choreographer).

Supporting Institutions: Participation Fund (Utrecht), Kunstfactor (Utrecht), Nilüfer Municipality (Bursa), European Cultural Association (Istanbul), the Netherlands Consulate General (Istanbul), Prins Bernhard Cultural Fund (Amsterdam), Sinopale - 3. International Sinop Biennial (Sinop).