Açık Stüdyo Günleri // Open Studio Days 2016 is providing for the third time in a row an opportunity for visual artists, artist-run spaces and other non commercial independent art organizations to open their doors and embrace the wider creative community and public of Istanbul.
Between 7th - 9th October 2016 the 3rd edition of Açık Stüdyo Günleri // Open Studio gives artists the chance to share their work with a curious audience without the need of an institution. The aim is to create a platform for networking, presenting art within independent structures, as well as making art accessible to everybody.
Kendin yap, kendin sergile! // Make it yourself, exhibit it yourself!
Hundreds of people visited the 33 studios of the 43 participants all across Istanbul for the 2nd edition of Açık Stüdyo Günleri // Open Studio Days in 2015. Due to the sucess and huge positive feedback of the past Open Studio Days we aim to create Open Studio Days as an annual and sustainable event.
Açık Stüdyo Günleri /// Open Studio Days is organized by Juliane Saupe and Deniz Beşer without commcercial support or sponsoring.
Who can apply?
All visual artists, artist-run spaces and other non commercial independent art organizations who have their studios // spaces // homes in Taksim, Cihangir, Galata, Karaköy, Tophane, Talimhane,Tarlabasi, Teşvikiye and Kadiköy are welcome to apply.
How to apply?
Please fill in the application form on our website and send an additional email with your portfolio attached containing at least 5 examples of your artistic practice and realized projects and 3 photographs of your space. Please send it to: firstname.lastname@example.org
What you should consider?
We will collect an attendance fee of 100 TL in the middle of September to cover the expenses of material for PR such as the website, maps, brochures, flyers, posters and buttons. Please take into consideration that documentation (both image and video) will occur during the course of Open Studio Days` social media purposes.
Please visit www.openstudiodays.com for more information.