Traces of Looting and Destruction

 

  • Photo: ARIS MESSINIS/AFP
  • Photo: ARIS MESSINIS/AFP
  • Photo/Khalid Mohammed
  • Photo/Reuters

The antiquities museum in the Iraqi city of Mosul is in ruins, with exhibition halls housing piles of rubble and the basement filled with ankle-deep drifts of ash.

Art and War

A piece of art creates conflicts in the German Town of Dresden. Syrian-German artist Manaf Halbouni is using three real Busses as installation objects in front of the Frauenkirche.

Batool Mohamad: EM-EL BEAT


a.k.a. Performans Serisi: Batool Mohamad a.k.a. Em-El Beat, 16.11.2016

Batool Mohamad is producing as “Em-El-Beat” mainly on the Internet. This stage performance took place in an experimental space at İstanbul Bomonti Bira Factory.  Batool Mohamad uses analog sounds and digital effects to produce electronic music in dub step style. Artist with a visual art background are  featured in a.k.a. sound series (curated by Asena Hayal) in winter 2016 to demonstrate a plastic approach to sound and performance.

Global Migration Flows

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This map shows the estimated net immigration (inflows minus outflows) by origin and destination country on the example of Syria between 2010 and 2015.

Hover over a circle to see that country’s total net migration on the map below between 2010 and 2015. Click a circle (or tap the circle twice on mobile) to view only the migration flows in and out of that country.