AUTOS Il n’y a pas de hors-texte There is nothing out the context Jacques Derrida / Out of Grammatology (1967) İsmet Doğan confronts the viewer with the...
ALTERING CINEMATOGRAPHIC MATERIALS Fragmented Images Hollywood aesthetic became part of our cultural identity and memory. The artist is distorting the illusion...
ABJECT IMAGO SERIES
ALL IS EXTERNAL SERIES
Dark green, almost black background, the parts of orientalic pattern on it are barely visible. Two red cracks of the canvas catch viewer’s eye since resemble a...
LAPSUS - WRITING BODY SERIES
My work is a critisim of modernity. Or a hermeneutic reading, Language and history are problematical. In fact the point where ablow needs to be struck is, according...
ANTHROPOPHAGY The self-portrait in which the artist eats his own body (arm) concretizes the importance and meaning of the mission undertaken by the painting....
BLEEDING THE ABJECTION OF FRAGMENTS Suzanna Milevska The bodies which have been fragmented or are going to be subjected to fragmentation are very common in...
His paintings resemble collages and assemblages. The center of the picture is imitating the convex mirrors. His works consist of many layers, which compose a...
One of the main conceptual methods of İsmet Doğan is displacement of various images and ideas. The theme of displacement is considered in the context of the...
FRAGMENTS / POSTER SERIES
FRAGMENTS Dealing with the modern ideologies embedded in the visual culture, is only possible via gashing singular cracks. İsmet Doğan is trying to dethrone...
Five of smallest, most diminutive Human Beings ever brought together since the days of Adam and Eve. Highly accomplished operatic singers, terpsichorean, artists,...
I AM THE OTHER SERIES
The phallus is paradoxically a signifier both of lack and of desire.‘‘Phallus may also function as a symbol of castration. Phallus at the same time is a symbol...
MODERN TIMES SERIES
By inserting its own image in previously existent images (photograph, movie trailer) or transforming himself into heroes of movies taken by other people, İsmet...
OBJECT & PRESENTATION SERIES
"Before all I want to turn my painting into an object and create the possibility for a visual organization and installation. I am not thinking of the work as a...
ORIENTALISM - I EAT YOU
Art Historical References: ORIENTALISM The act of eating human being, together with all the bestial (savage) and human instincts it contains, is maybe the...
The Name of the Father Melancholy cannibalism … accounts for this passion for holding within the mouth (but vagina and anus also lend themselves to this...
THROWING UP SERIES
What does disgorging a letter mean? If disgorgin is a form of not being in control and discharging the body poison then is disgorging not used as a mean to reach a...
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