ÇİĞDEM MENTEŞOĞLU

(c) 2013 All rights reserved by
cigdemmentesoglu

The Memory of ASTi/ASTI Hatirasi

This installation commissioned by International Art Project Lighthouse Ankara in the concept of Art in Public space. Installation is presented in the form of performance video in the exposition place (the Main hall of train station). The installation spot where is a intersection way in Asti (Ankara Main Bus Terminal) between arrival and departure area. As this spot can be seen a first place of encountering the city of Ankara, this work questioning of the state of belonging and nomadism.

People who leaves the city and people who arrived the city passing same way, but takes different direction by their own will. As the two sides of that passing way orienting different points, they derives new connotations as well. For that, this installation work expected to make different influence in audience's memory while they are passing that proper place which is related with ASTi interior.