Erkan Özgen Interview: When Language is Not Enough

Turkish artist Erkan Özgen wants to create an awareness of the havoc that war wreaks upon human beings. Watch him talk about his commanding and heartrending video work ‘Wonderland’ (2016), in which a deaf and mute child uses his body language to explain the brutal events that transpired when he and his family fled the […]

Petrit Halilaj Interview: I Don’t Want an Enemy

“I grew up in a country where you had an enemy in everyday life.” Meet the extraordinary Kosovo-born artist Petrit Halilaj. In this video, he talks about his past as a refugee, and how his spellbinding installation RU – inhabited by bird-like shapes made from Neolithic artefacts found in the small town he grew up […]