Galerie Martin Janda is showing Nilbar Güreş at the ARCO Madrid 2023 in the section The Mediterranean: A Round Sea, curated by Marina Fokidis, advised by Pedro G. Romero, Bouchra Khalili, and Hila Peleg.
Nilbar Güreş (*1977 in Istanbul, lives and works in Vienna and Istanbul) explores notions of human power, social gender roles, relationships, identity, and culture in her work. Out of long-term research and cultural observation, Güreş creates narratives which are often marked by humour and poetic irony but also with strong social-political undertones. She utilizes a performative approach, particularly in her photographic and sculptural works, which is also visible in her collages, drawings, [...]
ZⓈONAMACO Sur, curated by Luiza Teixeira de Freitas, Booth ZMS3
Galerie Martin Janda is showing Tania Pérez Córdova and Svenja Deininger at ZONA MACO 2023.
The sculptural compositions of Tania Pérez Córdova (*1979 in Mexico City, lives and works in Mexico City) are performative works that do not move – “contemporary relics”, as she calls them. Driven by a fascination with materiality, the artist explores the transition between the production of an object and the experience of it as an event in everyday [...]