No Corpse Dumping / Cordelias / Sad Monsters

Sad Monsters

2013, Blu-Ray, Color, 30’, Polish, English Subtitled, Poland
Director: Justyna Tafel Cast: Basia Kubiak, Piotr Glowacki, Iwona Karlicka

A different world from the eye of a young girl believing that she herself is a princess and her father is a knight fighting against evil monsters. As each day she approaches another step the magical limits of our childhood, the young girl asks the audience: Is the world composed of what we believe or can it be different from what we believe?

Cordelias

2013, Blu-Ray, Color, 25’, Spanish, English Subtitled, Spain
Director: Gracia Querejeta, Cast: Jazmín Abuin, Arantxa Arangúren, Aránzazu Duque

Ten women sentenced for different crimes stage a play that might be a therapy for their frustrations and a way by which they might get adapted to society. Besides, they would leave the prison and tour entire Spain.

No Corpse Dumping

2014, Blu-Ray, Color, 18’, Spanish, English Subtitled, Spain
Director: Clara Bilbao, Cast: Maria Botto, Juan Luis Cano, José Cordera

It is 2029. Daughter of Nati and Tomas is about to die… Burial services are very expensive. It is forbidden to burn dead bodies because of environmental pollution. The new law prohibits carrying funerals from cities to village cemeteries. Nati and Tomas don’t know what to do.

The Lost Honor of Katharina Blum

The Lost Honor of Katharina Blum

Reel Herstory: Real History of Reel Women

Reel Herstory: Real History of Reel Women

No Corpse Dumping / Cordelias / Sad Monsters

No Corpse Dumping / Cordelias / Sad Monsters

Vulva 3.0

Vulva 3.0

The Truth Beneath The Ground Guatemala, Silenced Genocide

The Truth Beneath The Ground Guatemala, Silenced Genocide

Kiki of Montparnesse / NewBorns / Blue Blue Sky / #SlutWalkNYC / Cousin Bert / The Centipede and The Toad

Kiki of Montparnesse / NewBorns / Blue Blue Sky / #SlutWalkNYC / Cousin Bert / The Centipede and The Toad

A Cup of Turkish Coffee / Doodle / Child’s Play / Ziazan

A Cup of Turkish Coffee / Doodle / Child’s Play / Ziazan

Hijabi Girls / The Easter Crumble / The Vast Landscape-Porcelain Stories / Matilde The Big Shake / Pulse

Hijabi Girls / The Easter Crumble / The Vast Landscape-Porcelain Stories / Matilde The Big Shake / Pulse

Piecemeal Ostim

Piecemeal Ostim

Marussia

Marussia

Diyar

Diyar

Blue Wave

Blue Wave

Artist Nicola Lorini in Conversation

Artist Nicola Lorini in Conversation

Inspired by its Anatolian Weights and Measures Collection, Pera Museum presents a contemporary video installation titled For All the Time, for All the Sad Stones at the gallery that hosts the Collection. The installation by the artist Nicola Lorini takes its starting point from recent events, in particular the calculation of the hypothetical mass of the Internet and the weight lost by the model of the kilogram and its consequent redefinition, and traces a non-linear voyage through the Collection.

Marcel Duchamp’s Bicycle Wheel

Marcel Duchamp’s Bicycle Wheel

In 1998 Ben Jakober and Yannick Vu collaborated on an obvious remake of Marcel Duchamp’s Roue de Bicyclette, his first “readymade” object. Duchamp combined a bicycle wheel, a fork and a stool to create a machine which served no purpose, subverting accepted norms of art. 

The First Nudes

The First Nudes

Men were the first nudes in Turkish painting. The majority of these paintings were academic studies executed in oil paint; they were part of the education of artists that had finally attained the opportunity to work from the live model. The gender of the models constituted an obstacle in the way of characterizing these paintings as ‘nudes’.