A Turkish proverb says, ‘Hope is the bread of the poor.’ We obviously hope for what we are lacking. If we need to feed ourselves, it is then what we hope for. But is that all about hope? Maybe we carry hope in our genes. Well, would someone who has no hope for the future want to have children? Especially the parents of the baby boom times? It is precisely […]
Poem: Nerkiz Şahin Video: Yüksel Çilingir
EN: You may find below the compilations of portrait and film/stage scene photos as well as a showreel video.
“Kamishibai” in asylum centers He said, my name is Irfan. “Do you know the meaning?” I asked. Of course, he didn’t know. How would he?.. Before he had the opportunity to learn, he fell on the road at such an early age. He escaped from the everlasting fire of the Middle East with his family […]
A contemporary dance workshop was conducted by Seppe Baeyens with the local community from multiple backgrounds between 8-12 April 2019 in Brussels. The workshop was held in Ultima Vez Studio and was followed by a performance at Simonis Metro Station entrance.
Producer: Akrostiş Vocal / Actrice : Ülkü DursunGuitar : Emre DurgutStudio / Mix : Kadir KankilicStyling / MakeUp : Gulcan KahramanHair : De HaardrachtArt Director : Gülcan KahramanDirector / Cinematographer : Yüksel ÇilingirPost Production : Fabrique A
Nerkiz Şahin has written poems and novels in Turkish. Her poems have been translated into French and Russian and included in various anthologies. On September 28, 2019, the poet presents her first collection of Dutch poems published in her book “Er Was Mij Niets Gevraagd” (“There Was Nothing Asked To Me”) in the Poeziecentrum (Poetry […]
Heden en verleden raken elkaar vandaag Regen raakt de wind Zon je huid Kleur je wangen Liefde je hart Ogen je blik Lippen je tong Handen je lichaam Warmte je bron Onsterfelijk je ziel Geraakt Voor altijd
Op zoek naar kleurKijkend naar de leegteStarendVerloren en eenzaamNiet wetend datde kleur zich afspeelt binnen in jouDe invulling zo dichtbijEn toch veraf L’oiseau bleuOu es-tuKom tevoorschijnEn laat me je aanschouwenBreek de stilteLaat me je horenZodat je klanken mij betoverenZodat mijn ogen opengaanEn verder kijken dan het zwartZodat mijn ogen zienWat altijd al onder mijn aandacht […]