These cameras are not there to watch, but to be watched

The ceramic cameras that Bingöl will install on the façades of over 20 buildings in the most crowded centre of the city are not there to watch, but to be watched.

Pereda’s work is on display at the Pera Museum

Alejandro Almanza Pereda is at the Pera Museum with the new piece he has added to to his seminal series Horror Vacui from Istanbul. The series comprise found Romantic paintings covered by lumps of concrete. The work replaced a painting from the Orientalist Painting Collection of the Pera Museum. Two more work from the same series will be exhibited after the opening.

Artists announced

The 15th Istanbul Biennial reveals the participating artists of this year’s edition, which takes place from 16 September to 12 November 2017.

15th Istanbul Biennial is in the neighbourhood with a good neighbour posters

Posters can be obtained, free of charge, from box offices at İKSV, Pera Museum, Istanbul Modern and selected Biletix sales points.

Online article series on a good neighbour

Every Monday, writers, editors, curators, thinkers write about a good neighbour on the special section dedicated to the 15th Istanbul Biennial in the online newspaper, T24, available only in Turkish.

Biennial to open its doors in six venues

The 15th Istanbul Biennial will be located in the heart of Istanbul, and can be visited free of charge at six nearby venues within walking distance.

Elmgreen & Dragset on the 15th Istanbul Biennial

Elmgreen & Dragset talk about the 15th Istanbul Biennial in a conversation held by The Biennial Foundation at Venice.

Get a guided tour for the Biennial

Guided tours to the 15th Istanbul Biennial, sponsored by Koç Holding, are held every day except Mondays throughout the duration of the Biennial, at Istanbul Modern, Galata Greek Primary School and Pera Museum.

From Moscow to Sydney: the International Billboard Project

In anticipation of the exhibition, the 15th Istanbul Biennial launched an International Billboard Project to share the theme of a good neighbour in different cities around the world.

An opportunity to support the Istanbul Biennial

Biennial Special Tickets reward you as a supporter of the exhibition with special opportunities and benefits.

Accreditations are open

Get accredited for the preview days of the Biennial on 12-15 September.