Cold Sweat #16
Last updated: October 20th, 2021 at 6:10 AM
This collection includes the limited edition prints of the exhibition titled Cold Sweat by Yağız Yeşilkaya.
The aftermath of unsuccessful occupation in 2014, this millennium community became more silent and aggressive. People wanted to forget their problems, not to face them. There was an absolute fear that everyone here could be a part of this chaos. Istanbul has 48% of the city’s population identifies as young. Our current society reflects upon the deeds of our past. The decisions we made are still visible. Cold Sweat is a research project that takes the concept of ‘Safe Place’ which was created by a generation full of neglected and excluded people as its main subject, in which occurs in a country dealing with a dictatorship regime. How they are dealing with the loudness and muteness, love and fears, without compromise, without artifice, and with a deep sincerity.