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Ahmet Öğüt

If You’d Like This Flag in Colors, Burn It (In memory of Marinus Boezem), 2017 by Ahmet Ögüt

Ahmet Öğüt is an internationally-renowned sociocultural initiator and conceptual artist. He consistently seeks out collaborators from outside of the art world, finding unique ways to grapple with complex social issues ranging from migration to civil unrest with a sense of humor. Öğüt’s flag is inspired by Dutch visual artist Marinus Boezem’s postcard-sized photograph entitled “If you’d like this photo in colors, burn it” (1967-1969).

 

About Ahmet Ögüt

Ahmet Öğüt was born in Diyarbakir, Turkey in 1981. He is an internationally-renowned sociocultural initiator and conceptual artist. For his work, Öğüt consistently seeks out collaborators from outside of the art world, finding unique ways to grapple with complex social issues ranging from migration to civil unrest with a sense of humor. Öğüt shaped the installation of the NSK State Pavilion, a satellite project taking place during the 57th Venice Biennale.

 

Creative Time has previously worked with Ahmet Öğüt on Creative Time Reports and the Creative Time Summit.

 

Photograph by Nicholas Prakas

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

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