Empoisoned Princess, 2017

Leman S. Darıcıoğlu

11 days  Long Durational Performance  and Active Installation
Alan İstanbul , 2017

If Tarlabaşı was a princess, to where this princess wandered, where did she live, who were her mother, her father, her friends and her lovers, why was she empoisoned, how is the treatment process… The artist will investigate through the “present state” of the streets, the memory of the district, and based on the district, of the city itself and its transformation; while being in search of the variation between what has been tried to be effaced and what currently stands as reality.

Istanbul, the city I have moved to for my University studies, became the place where I hav