This exhibition, took place in Keçiburcu, formally a Byzantine basilica in the city walls of Diyarbakir (south-eastern Turkey).
Ian Padgett: "Pidgin' follows structuralist filmmaking emerging at a point where urban critique driven by Marx’s “Manifesto” meets wildlife observation."
By confronting geographical, political, social and cultural standpoint within a single “cultural specific situation” the response and/or challenge involved bringing forward issues of identity or identification of territory and “imaginary geographies” to reflect “cultural site-specific realities.”
Participating artists: Cengiz Tekin, Charles Kriel, Dilek Winchester, Elena Cologni, Genco Gülan, Gülsen Bal, Kypros Kyprianou & Simon Hollington, Michalis Kokkoliadis and Turan Aksoy
exhibition review at Indymedia