Art

  • “Contrasts”
    “Contrasts”
    Contrasts is an experimental film about Sancaklar Mosque, created by M. Can Tanyeli for EAA Emre Arolat Architecture to be screened at Young Artist Initiative’s “Complements and Dichotomies” exhibition in Miami on February 23-24 2017. Using original footage from the documentation of Sancaklar Mosque, as well as photographs by Cemal Emden from […]
  • “The Mall”
    “The Mall”
    Ever felt like, in a moment of transit, you are witnessing a temporary, yet awe-inspiring fraction of space-time, ephemeral in length but epic in proportions? Much like the spine-tingling part of a song you’ve been listening to over and over again, just so you can hear that one part that […]
  • “Vardiya” at La Biennale di Venezia
    “Vardiya” at La Biennale di Venezia
    Vardiya is the featured exhibition of the Turkish Pavilion in 16th International Architecture Exhibition at La Biennale di Venezia, held between May 26 and November 25 2018. Vardiya gathered 122 students from Turkey and the rest of the world and hosted them in Venice in weekly workshops for the duration of the […]
  • “2 Mabed; Bir Cami, Bir Cem Kültür Evi”
    “2 Mabed; Bir Cami, Bir Cem Kültür Evi”
    2 Mabed, Mimar Orhan Ozgüner’in agzından, cami ve cem kültür evi olarak yaptıgı iki mimari denemeyi anlatan ve aynı isimli sergiye eslik eden bir sergi filmidir. 1950′ lerde önce Güzel Sanatlar Akademisi (bugün Mimar Sinan Güzel Sanatlar Akademisi), sonra University of Pennsylvania School of Fine Arts’ta mimarlık egitimi gören ve Orta Dogu Teknik Üniversitesi’nin Mimarlık Fakültesi’nde […]
  • “How I Designed Istanbul in One Day”
    “How I Designed Istanbul in One Day”
    “How I Designed Istanbul in One Day”, a video-art project exhibited at the 1st Istanbul Design Biennial, suggests that the democratic route concerning decisions on major urban projects, is not even exerted for urban interventions which are incomparable in their scale. The project presents its case using the fact that […]
  • “Cities in Ruins: The Bombs That Changed the Face of Istanbul”
    “Cities in Ruins: The Bombs That Changed the Face of Istanbul”
    “Cities In Ruins: The Bombs That Changed The Face of Istanbul” is a mockumentary created by Sarraf | Galeyan | Mekanik, for kpm Kerem Piker Mimarlik‘s entry, named “Bomba”, in “Musibet” exhibition of IKSV’s 1. Istanbul Design Biennial (October 13 — December 12, 2012), curated by Emre Arolat. This movie […]
  • “Musibet”
    “Musibet”
    Sarraf | Galeyan | Mekanik displays in this opening film of the first Istanbul Design Biennial‘s ‘Musibet’ exhibition, the conceptual framework, general approach, intentions, problematics lying beneath and reasoning of the exhibition. Depicting a journey that starts from Kartal seashore and ends in İstanbul Modern which calls on to 25 […]