The Black Album

Vahap Avşar’s “Black Album,” currently on view at Istanbul’s lovely Rampa Gallery, is a marvelous show. Its quiet, metaphorical registers are a departure from Avşar’s previous style, which found its strength in more overtly political statements and deft manipulation of popular iconography. On the other hand, “Black Album,” curated by...

GUERRILLA TALKS

https://vimeo.com/59828927 Guerilla Talks invited New York-based Vahap Avşar to talk about his early public interventions in Turkey in the mid- and late-1980s, as well as his return to art-making in 2007 after a decade-long hiatus. For the full article click here: http://artasiapacific.com/Blog/ArtHKLivePartThree