April 30, 2011

Artist Shines New Light on Istanbul

Contemporary French artist Bertrand Ivanoff’s unique light installation “Rainbow Box” is on display at the derelict tobacco warehouse on Paşalimanı Street in Üsküdar, a roofless structure that now stands as just four walls.

Having displayed work in Istanbul before, including a permanent installation commissioned by the Borusan Art Center in 2007, Ivanoff’s search for flexible, concrete spaces complimentary to the field of public art he specializes in has brought him back to Turkey, where his current installation of colorful lights runs until May 22.

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