FRIDAY, JUNE 3 2016, ISTANBUL’74 GALATASARAY
18:00 - 20.00 ISTANBUL’74 presents ANTON CORBIJN “NUMBER 5” Exhibition Opening at ISTANBUL’74 Galatasaray Gallery
SATURDAY, JUNE 4 2016, VAKKO FASHION CENTER
11.30-12.00 FESTIVAL OPENING SPEECH
12.00-13.00 SILVIA VENTURINI FENDI moderated by DAN THAWLEY
“FENDI”. From a small fur and leather shop established in 1926 in Rome, Fendi went on to become one of the most important and leading brands in the fashion world. From Rome to Hollywood to the Chinese Wall, third generation member of Fendi family and Creative Director of Accessories and Menswear of the legendary fashion house Silvia Venturini Fendi and the Editor-in-Chief of A Magazine Curated By, Dan Thawley will explore the breathtaking story of a fashion house that changed the way women dress.
13.00-14.00 JEFFERSON HACK moderated by ALPHAN EŞELİ
“WE CAN’T DO THIS ALONE”. In the last 25 years, Jefferson Hack has focused on ‘The magical operation” of bringing art to publishing and journalism. Hack will be discussing with filmmaker and IST. Festival co-founder Alphan Eşeli, how he has transcended the form and function of magazines in the curious pursuit of new cultural territories, through new encounters and with new visual horizons in an intimate conversation.
14.00-15.00 JEFFERSON HACK BOOK SIGNING - WE CAN’T DO THIS ALONE: JEFFERSON HACK THE SYSTEM at Vitali Hakko Creative Industries Library,
14.00-15.00 PARKER POSEY & SERRA YILMAZ moderated by ALİN TAŞÇIYAN.
“WOMEN IN FILM”. A survey conducted in America with 700 popular feature films shows that only 21% of these movies had female leads and only 1,9% were directed by woman filmmakers. Actresses Parker Posey and Serra Yılmaz will discuss the role and importance of women in cinema today.
15.00-16.00 ANTON CORBIJN moderated by YEŞİM TABAK.
“INSIDE OUT”. An intimate conversation with the acclaimed Dutch photographer, music video and film director, and graphic designer Anton Corbijn about his life and work.
16.00-17.00 DAVID ADJAYE OBE & MURAT TABANLIOĞLU moderated by ŞELALE KADAK.
“AESTHETICS AND ARCHITECTURE”. Throughout centuries cultural movements have influenced architectural aesthetics and shaped our view of the built environment. Moderated by esteemed journalist Şelale Kadak, celebrated architects David Adjaye and Murat Tabanlıoğlu will discuss the value of “Aesthetics” in architecture, which prompts us to look at the form, purpose and meaning of our built environment.
17.00-18.00AIMEE MULLINS moderated by ALİ TUFAN KOÇ.
An in-depth look into Aimee Mullins’ inspiring life.
SUNDAY, JUNE 5 2016, SOHO HOUSE ISTANBUL
12.00-13.00 ANJA RUBIK & BEN GORHAM moderated by SVEN SCHUMANN.
“ 5 SENSES”. “From the moment we are born we start to learn through our senses.” 25 Magazine Founder Anja Rubik and ByRedo Founder Ben Gorham will discuss the role and importance of the 5 senses during artistic creation and its impact on the creative process of art with the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of The Talks Sven Schumann.
13.00-14.00 JEAN CHARLES DE CASTELBAJAC & ROBERT MONTGOMERY moderated by ALİ TUFAN KOÇ.
“LOVE LETTERS”. Artists Jean Charles De Castelbajac and Robert Montgomery will discuss their highly successful collaboration on ”London/Paris Love letters” which was recently exhibited in London.
14.00-15.00 LATİFE TEKİN moderated by BARBAROS ALTUĞ.
“MAGIC AND REALISM”. Latife Tekin, one of the most influential Turkish female authors, has brought together realism and magic with great success in her work. She will be joined on stage by author and literary agent Barbaros Altuğ for an intimate conversation about her work and career.
14:00-15:00 “ONE: UNION OF THE SENSES” JOSÉ PARLÁ film screening and Q&A at Soho House Screening Room
15.00-17.00 “DREAMERS”. NOËLLE DESCHAMPS film screening and Q&A at Soho House Screening Room
15.00-16.00 MIROSLAW BALKA moderated by ANJA RUBIK.
“HOW IT IS”. Contemporary Polish Sculptor and video artist Miroslaw Balka will be in conversation with Anja Rubik about his work and career. Balka’s use of material in it’s worldliness refers to a great extent to the most basic human perceptions and the way they reside in memory through sensory elements. How his practice is influenced by his personal history will be discussed.
16.00-17.00 SEZA PAKER moderated by ALİ AKAY.
“AESTHETICS AND ART”. Conceptual artist Seza Paker, manifests a fundamental commitment to openness as an aesthetic approach in her practice in the expressive forms of installation, photography, film, sound, collage and drawing. She will discuss with curator, writer, art critic and sociologist Ali Akay the approach to and evaluation of aesthetics in her work.
18.00-19.00THURSTON MOORE & KONSTRUKT.
“A PERFORMANCE”. American singer, songwriter and legendary guitarist Thurston Moore will be joined on stage by Turkish Free Improv Jazz band konstruKt for a one time only performance.
ISTANBUL’74 & EACH X OTHER POP-UP JUNE 3-AUGUST 3 @ PERA64
15.00-18.00 BLAIR CHIVERS SILKSCREENING PERFORMANCE June 5 @ Pera64