Turkey Design Chronology – 6 November, Sunday

Studio-X Istanbul

Round-Table Meeting: “Archive of the Ephemeral”
Participants: Aslı Can, Metehan Özcan, Sezer Erat

Archive of the Ephemeral is a draft archive, born out of the Design Chronology Turkey project to be shared in the 3rd Istanbul Design Biennial. This draft attempts to unveil civic architecture, design types and built environment in Turkey through photographic diaries. In the meeting, architectural historian Aslı Can, artist Metehan Özcan and a graduate of information and document management Sezer Erat will share their experiences with photography and digital archives. The meeting is open to anyone who collects photography and wish to digitilize them, and curious about archive. You may bring your printed or digital photographs to the meeting.

11.00-12.00 / Amateur Archiving, Types of Archive
12.00-13.00 / Reflections on the Materials Brought
13.00-14.00 / Scanning the Selected Photographs
14.00-15.00 / Break
15.00-16.00 / Opportunities to Work on and Interpret Digital Photography

Participation is free of charge and limited to 20 seats. For detailed information and reservation: