Talk: “Ashura (2012)” and “The Flag (2013)” by Köken Ergun, FFB-06, 5:30 PM February 11 (EN)

Department of Communication and Design welcomes you all to a lecture by artist Köken Ergun who will talk about his recent projects Ashura (2012) and The Flag / Bayrak (2013). Born in Istanbul, in 1976, Köken Ergun studied acting at the İstanbul University and completed his postgraduate diploma degree in Ancient Greek Literature at King’s College London, followed by an MA degree on Art History at the Bilgi University. After working with American theatre director Robert Wilson, Ergun became involved more with contemporary art, specifically video and performance. He has exhibited internationally and he is the recipient of the “Tiger Award for Short Film” at the 2007 Rotterdam Film Festival and the “Special Mention Prize” at the 2013 Berlinale. For more information see:

Date and time: Thursday, February 11, 17.30 – 18.30

Place: FF-B06 (Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture Building)