CONCURRENTLY WITH THE BIENNIAL, ISTANBUL IS HOSTING A NUMBER OF MAJOR EXHIBITIONS. HERE ARE OUR PICKS FOR YOU...
Apel 15 / September 12
Gallery Apel, which opened in 1998, is celebrating its 15th anniversary by bringing together outstanding new works by a number of artists.
Anteprima#2 / September 12
Anteprima #2 is a contemporary art project at Istanbul’s Italian Culture Center. In addition to personal projects by Margherita Moscardini and Adrian Paci, it also features a collective video screening.
Two Separate Exhibitions From Salt / September 10
A photographer for 30 years, Elio Montanari is holding his first solo show, “One, None, Thousands”, at SALT Galata. SALT Beyoğlu meanwhile is hosting artist Gülsün Karamustafa’s political-personal story, “A Promised Exhibition”.
Anısh Kapoor / September 10
Sakıp Sabancı Museum is exhibiting the works of British conceptual artist Anish Kapoor. In addition to the artist’s not previously exhibited sculptures, the event also includes a lecture on the works.