A time capsule, full of treasures

Inside the Paris apartment untouched for 70 years: Treasure trove finally revealed after owner locked up and fled at outbreak of WWII

 

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Madame de Florian was a French socialite and actress who fled to the south of France during World War II.

Another Reality

thecrowninga‘Another Reality’ presents images of a changing world. In ‘The Crowning’ (2011) we see how a young woman puts on a safety helmet. It is a powerful metaphor for the contemporary fragility of life. With a remarkable impact, it accentuates the continuous presence of the past, contained within all of us.

Anne, ben berber miyim?

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The title of the upcoming Istanbul Biennial 2013 Anne, ben barbar miyim? (Mom, am I Barbarian?).

The owner of a hairstylist in Nişantaşı, Istanbul, modified the title of the 13th Istanbul Biennial ‘Anne, ben barbar miyim?’ (‘Mom, am I Barbarian?’) to decorate his hairdresser shop ‘Hair Mafia’ to ‘Anne, ben berber miyim?’ (‘Mom, am I a Hairdresser?’) as an advertisment for a new hair style.

Love on the Left Bank

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In the mood for love: Ed van der Elsken’s Love on the Left Bank at Poligon Istanbul presented by Schaden.com. from Cologne, Germany and with the support of the Istanbul Consulate General of Germany and the Netherlands .