Snapshot, 2013

Işıl Eğrikavuk
Snapshot, 2013
Commissioned by Sharjah Art Foundation


In 2012, Işıl Eğrikavuk won the FULL Art Prize, Turkey’s first contemporary art award.

Eğrikavuk has participated in international exhibitions including Change Will Be Terrific, SALT, Istanbul (2012); Istanbul Agora, SESC Pompéia, São Paulo (2012); ISEA2010 RUHR, Germany (2010) and the Istanbul Biennial (2009).

This person was part of Sharjah Biennial 11


Eğrikavuk, Işıl


Snapshot is a collective reconstruction of news stories in the United Arab Emirates over the last four decades.

Eğrikavuk, Işıl

The Interview

These opening lines introduce The Interview, an indirect narration of the real-life story of Dr Abdul Nabi, an Iraqi doctor who came to the United States in 2008.