White Roses, Pink Glitter, 2020

Leman S. Darıcıoğlu

Live performance
5 hours 30 minutes
As part of “Glitter and Grief”, organized by SoliTsoli, Nawara and Gay Shame
6 October 2020 14:30 – 22:00
Haus der Statistik
With the curatorial support of Performistanbul

Zak Kostopoulus (aka Zackie Oh) was a Greek drag queen artist, queer and HIV activist living in Athens. On the afternoon of September 21 in 2018, he had been beaten up by some men. The police officers who came later continued to beat him even though he was lying down unmoving on the ground. Afterwards, he died in the ambulance. It has been two years now. Still,