Hard as Cotton

HARD AS COTTON In a huge uncertainty that coincident with my 38th age, an effort to find a remedy for the distress that increases from day to day, avoiding to get lost in waiting that like a big black hole. I had to wait. When I was waiting… touched the colors, just played a game.…

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41 As in some cultures, in Anatolia, people believe in the power of good energy-laden breath as they believe in the healing and protective power of words, colors and numbers. Today, still, many people make various charms, amulets or talismans by using such elements for good luck or protection against bad luck. This work is…

Puppet Show

PUPPET SHOW Don’t speak! Speak! Laugh! Cry! Go! Come! Sit down! Stand up! Think! Don’t think! Eat! Leave! Look! Kill!…. It is a puppet show. Women, men, children… all of us in a big game at a huge stage. None of us are really free. Do we need a real scissors? Is there anyone who…

Isolated Bride

ISOLATED BRIDE Isolated Bride is a work which I have imagined a bride who becomes isolated compulsorily at her own wedding in these hard days.I have tried to express “meaning attributed to objects” and also “meanings which change conditionally” by way of the isolated bride. The concept of “precious” which all of us rethink in…

I Am Just Thinking

I AM JUST THINKING This work basically asks some questions. Don’t we actually let the pain arise and grow in ourselves? Do we get hurt because we allow various reasons or others to let us suffer? The answers are as diverse as the people existing all around the world. Still, the clue to the answer…

Deep Inside of Me

DEEP INSIDE OF ME “Deep inside of me” is a collection inspired by patterns and poems of Bedri Rahmi Eyüboğlu, the famous Turkish painter and poet. My ultimate desire for this collection is to say something beyond our body: the physical form of existence, something about our soul and our spiritual scars caused by various…

Despite

DESPITE “To keep going despite all the unexpected, compelling and hurting struggles, storms of life, to choose to keep going… and to believe in hope and its glittering existence…” “Despite” is a projection of the sentences leaked into my soul through the book called “The Dispossessed”* during the time when I was struggling to find…