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SAHA Studio Open Studio

SAHA Studio opens its doors at the end of the first term February 20, 21, 22, 2020

SAHA Association, internationally supporting contemporary art from Turkey, launched SAHA Studio in Istanbul with the goal of developing environments for research, production, and interaction for artists in Turkey through the support provided by the space and the programming.  Artists Larissa Araz, Alper Aydın, Özgür Demirci and Sibel Horada have participated in the first term of SAHA Studio, which began in August 2019. The projects that the artists have completed at SAHA Studio in six months are going to be on view on February 20, 21, and 22. The works including video, photography, sculpture, and installation, will premiere during this three-day programming with artist talks, conversations, and performances. 

Open Days and Events

February 20, Thursday SAHA Studio is open, 11am-8pm.  6-7pm Conversation: Alper Aydın and Yasemin Ülgen (birbuçuk) 7-8pm Conversation and music performance: Özgür Demirci and project team February 21, Friday SAHA Studio is open, 11am-8pm.  6-7pm Lecture-performance: Larissa Araz 7-8pm Lecture and Conversation:  Sibel Horada and Ayşe Erek (art historian) February 22, Saturday SAHA Studio is open, 11am-8pm.  3-5pm Panel and Q&A: Çelenk Bafra and SAHA Studio artists   SAHA Studio is made possible by the support of members of the SAHA Association and corporate supporters Abdi İbrahim, Akfen Holding, Eczacıbaşı Holding, Garanti BBVA, Karadeniz Holding and Petrol Ofisi together with in-kind contributions or donations by As Teknolojik İnşaat, TEPTA Lighting, Mine & Cem Bahadır, Ali Ahmet Kocabıyık, Nurus, VitrA & Intema, Füsun Eczacıbaşı, Nesrin Esirtgen, Eczacıbaşı Building Product Division, Polisan Kansai Paint, Zeynep Tümertekin, Adel, MGS, BEK and A&B.