Cengiz Tekin exhibition at Pilot Gallery starts
The exhibition of Cengiz Tekin starts at Pilot Gallery. The photographic series produced by Cengiz Tekin display an ongoing state of taking cover, concealing, acting, an uneasy anticipation and waiting that is closely related to the political reality of the geography he lives in. In fact, this state of silence and anticipation are artistic strategies developed through experiences of resistance.
Born in 1977 in Diyarbakır, Tekin reflects his identity to the workd. The artist who opened a solo exhibition titled “The Original Message” at Outlet Galeri (Istanbul) in 2009, participated in recent group exhibitions including “Consequences are no coincidence”, Pilot Gallery, Istanbul (2012), “Alternativa 2011”, Wyspa Institute of Art, Gdansk, Poland (2011), “East by South West, Galerie Krinzinger, Vienna, Austria (2011).