Organized by the Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts (İKSV ) and curated by Ute Meta Bauer, Amar Kanwar and David Teh, the 17th Istanbul Biennial opens to the public on Sept. 17. bringing together people and processes in a gathering of more than 50 projects.
The biennial also presents a film program, which includes contributions by filmmakers Carlos Casas, Lucien Castaing-Taylor and Véréna Paravel, From Scratch, Yervant Gianikian and Angela Ricci Lucchi, Anamika Haksar, Heidrun Holzfeind, Les McLaren and Annie Stiven, Payal Kapadia, Ernst Karel and Veronika Kusumaryati, Abbas Kiarostami, Migrant Ecologies Projects, Dennis O’Rourke, Pere Portabella, Lisa Rave, Riar Rizaldi, Marta Rodriguez and Jorge Silva, Beatriz Santiago Muñoz, Ritu Sarin and Tenzing Sonam, Sriwhana Spong, Hu Tai-li, Nguyễn Trinh Thi and Chikako Yamashiro.
The screenings of the film ‘Vampir-Cuadecuc’ (1970) by Pere Portabella are:
+ September 18h, 18:00h, at Suna and İnan Kıraç Foundation Pera Museum.
The screening will be held with the participation of the film’s honourary consultant, Marcelo Exposito.
+ September 19th, 19:00h, at HOPE Alkazar.
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