Erkan Özgen

Erkan Özgen (born 1971 in Derik, Turkey, lives and works in Diyarbakir, Turkey) graduated from Çukurova University Painting Department in 2000. He works on video based installations and has participated in group exhibitions in Turkey and abroad. Most of his recent films deal with migration and human rights.
Erkan Özgen - Giving Voices
English edition
Sternberg Press - Monographs and artists' books
Giving Voices features documentation on four of Erkan Özgen's video works dealing with war, violence, and trauma—beyond the boundaries of the political, within the dimension of the private and the human. It includes essays and an interview with the artist lead by Hans Ulrich Obrist and Hilde Teerlinck.

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