Ezgi Karaköse
Photographer

Ezgi Karaköse is a Turkish photographer based in Istanbul. She started her photography career during her college years, and in 2015 she participated in a program called Galata Fotoğrafhanesi Documentary Photography where she attributed a spiritual meaning to her journey of photography. Afterwards, she improved herself by attending masterclasses of various photographers. She continues her work both individually and in collective projects.

Since her childhood, she has been interested in literature and philosophy seeing them as a source of inspiration for photography. She develops her work with the motivation of establishing a new reality closer to her dreams, interpreting her sentiments into tangible aspects, and adding some poetry to everyday life. To reflect a sense of timelessness, she prefers b&w aesthetics in her photographs.

Ezgi Karaköse
Photographer

Ezgi Karaköse is a Turkish photographer based in Istanbul. She started her photography career during her college years, and in 2015 she participated in a program called Galata Fotoğrafhanesi Documentary Photography where she attributed a spiritual meaning to her journey of photography. Afterwards, she improved herself by attending masterclasses of various photographers. She continues her work both individually and in collective projects.

Since her childhood, she has been interested in literature and philosophy seeing them as a source of inspiration for photography. She develops her work with the motivation of establishing a new reality closer to her dreams, interpreting her sentiments into tangible aspects, and adding some poetry to everyday life. To reflect a sense of timelessness, she prefers b&w aesthetics in her photographs.

  • Atiéna R. Kilfa: Special Effect
    May 4 – Sep 8, 2024
    Den Frie
    Copenhagen, Denmark
    With Special Effect, Atiéna R. Kilfa presents a new body of works consisting of a short film and two large scale pencil drawings. In continuation of Kilfa’s investigation and restructuring of cinematic archetypes, Special Effect homes in on the nondescript figure of a man sitting at a desk. Shot in black and white, the film eerily evokes a timelessness of the figure by bringing it in resonance with pictorial genres reminiscent of various eras from German Expressionist cinema to the golden age of Hollywood film noir, fast forward to its 4K quality of today. (more…)
  • Joan Jonas: Good Night Good Morning
    Mar 17 – Jul 6, 2024
    MoMA
    New York, USA
    “I didn’t see a major difference between a poem, a sculpture, a film, or a dance,” Joan Jonas has said. For more than five decades, Jonas’s multidisciplinary work has bridged and redefined boundaries between performance, video, drawing, sculpture, and installation. The most comprehensive retrospective of the artist’s work in the United States, Joan Jonas: Good Night Good Morning traces the full breadth of her career (more…)
  • Viviane Sassen: Phosphor
    Publication
    Prestel
    International
    Tracing a career of more than thirty years, this celebration of the prodigiously talented Dutch photographer includes vibrantly colored portraiture, landscapes, still lifes, abstract compositions and fashion editorials. From her early African-inspired work to her more recent experiments in interventionist techniques, Viviane Sassen has gained international acclaim for her striking, dynamic images that explore a range of themes and subjects (more…)
  • ICON – O – STASYS
    May 31 – Nov 3, 2024
    Stasys Museum
    Panevėžys, Lithuania
    On this day… Stasys arrives back at his home village, Lepšiai… It all happens in May 2024… That’s when the Stasys Museum opens up to the public, a museum titled after him. This was never predicted – the future from there, a little village, in the house within a disorderly wooden structure, run down with dripping roofs, filled with bellowing, roaring farm animals… No fairy tales could be heard there… But just one hour’s walk away from Lepšiai, the white rectangular building stands proudly in the city centre (more…)