Writing on the City

Norouzi, Minou and Öğrenci, Pınar. 2018. Writing on the City. In: "Writing on the City", SALT Beyoğlu, Turkey, 12 May 2018. [Show/Exhibition]

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Creators: Norouzi, Minou and Öğrenci, Pınar
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Public programme as part of the parallel exhibition at MARSistanbul,
Metaphorical Space, co-organized with Pınar Öğrenci.

Writing on the City is an essay film on the evolution of graffiti in Tehran by Kurdish-Iranian filmmaker Keywan Karimi. It tells the story of Iran’s political history over the last three decades. The film is neither ‘for’, nor ‘against’ something, but instead presents the walls of Tehran as a site of social, political, as well as quotidian and subconscious expressions by a diverse Iranian public.

The event was the premiere of the film in Turkey and was supported by the Austrian Cultural Forum Istanbul, Arts Council England, Openvizor, Seven Cerceve, SALT, Depo Istanbul and Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts (İKSV).

Official URL: https://saltonline.org/en/1823/screening-neveshtan...
Departments, Centres and Research Units: Media, Communications and Cultural Studies
Date range: 12 May 2018
Event Location: SALT Beyoğlu, Turkey
Item ID: 27234
Date Deposited: 24 Oct 2019 08:50
Last Modified: 24 Oct 2019 08:50



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