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1.9.2011 - 31.12.2012
Istanbul, Leipzig, Cambridge


GfZK-Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst (Leipzig), Sanatorium (Istanbul)
Coordinators: Güher Gürmen, Lena Seik

Lena and Güher held contemporary art workshops with young people between the ages 15 to 18 in Germany, England and Turkey. The Turkey part of this process-focused project, was carried out at Istanbul High School under the instructorship of Fırat Bingöl, and the Germany part at Petrischule in Leipzig under the instructorship of Lena Seik and Luise Schröder. During the 6-month workshops, in addition to exhibition visits and debates, workshops focusing on artistic forms of expression and the use of different techniques were also organized.

Supporting Institutions: Petrischule (Leipzig), Istanbul High School (Istanbul), Beyoğlu Municipality Youth Centre (Istanbul), Goethe Institut (Istanbul), INSPIRE (United Kingdom), Northmoor Social Centre.
For detailed information about the project please visit the address http://gfzk-leipzig.de/tandem .