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Public Programme: Creating a 'we'
Collective Çukurcuma
Sunday, 6.09.2020 - 12:00 pm
Sunday, 13.09.2020 - 5:00 pm
Sunday, 20.09.2020 - 12:00 pm
Friday, 25.09.2020 - 5:00 pm
Thursday, 1.10.2020 - 12:00 pm
Friday, 9.10.2020 - 5:00 pm
Friday, 9.10.2020 - 7:30 pm


basis e.V. Gutleutstraße 8-12 60329 Frankfurt am Main

The exhibition's public programme is curated by Collective Çukurcuma, co-founded by Mine Kaplangı. Through podcasts, reading group sessions,filmscreenings and talks it focuses on transnational examples of how one can move from ones into a ‘we’, via visual and oral records in current art discussions. It will be launched both on basis’ Vimeo and Instagram accounts. Collective Cukurcuma’s ongoing podcast station (cc station) will support the exhibition’s public programme with conversations, commissioned podcast works of the ongoing projects by artists and public programme participants.

the programme features a conversation by artists catherina cramer & giulietta ockenfuß on their ongoing video project unleash the beast that deals with the questions of origin and identity, a nail art session as a video podcast with hazmatlab collective as an extension of their choice of materials within their practice, a screening of the video work zér0 genèse by sarah schoderer & joelle pidoux following a recorded conversation with both artists focusing on collaborative process in their project, live performances on several balconies throughout frankfurt am main by layla vesuv as the performance moniker of interdisciplinary artist ayla pierrot arendt, a reading session (zoom) with collective çukurcuma members with their reading group focusing on selected texts from the exhibition’s reading list, a screening of #direnayol (2016) by kanka productions, a documentary that accompanies trans activist sevval kilic during the 21st istanbul lgbti pride caught up in the reflexions of carnivalesque gezi park uprising following up a conversation by the director rüzgar buşki and şevval kılıç moderated by mine kaplangı and within the programme’s penultimate week daniel stubenvoll’s publication beyond limits (2020) will be launched through a conversation between the artist and curator naz cuguoğlu.


Public Programme:

September 6 - September 9, 2020
Online Video Screening - Zér0 Genèse
Sarah Schoderer & Joëlle Pidoux

Zér0 Genèse, Joëlle Pidoux & Sarah Schoderer, photo: Karsten Thormaehlen


September 8, 2020
Release of the Podcast session with Sarah Schoderer & Joelle Pidoux on collaboration and the film „zér0 genèse“

September 13, 2020, 5-8 pm
LAYLA VESUV - eruptions
Live performances on several balconies throughout Frankfurt am Main/ via @basisfrankfurt instagram channel

LAYLA VESUV, Eruptions

September 20, 2020
Release: Nail art session with HazMatLab

HazMatLab, Slumping detail, 2020, © HazMatLab

September 25, 2020, 5 pm
Release: Zoom-talk and video preview:
Unleash the beast

A film by Catherina Cramer and Giulietta Ockenfuß

Unleash the beast, Catherina Cramer & Giulietta Ockenfuß

September 30, 2020
Release of the Reading-session held by Collective Çukurcuma

From House of Wisdom Berlin exhibition curated by Collective Cukurcuma
Photo by  Esen Küçüktütüncü, Dzialdov Berlin 2017 

October 8- October 10, 2020
Online vimeo-screening: #direnayol

#direnayol, poster

October 9, 2020, 5 pm
Mine Kaplangı in conversation with the director of #direnayol Rüzgâr Buşki and activist Şevval Kılıç (via Zoom)

#direnayol (Filmstill)

October 9, 7:30 pm
Book Launch & Conversation (online)
Beyond Limits by Daniel Stubenvoll
Zoom conversation with the artist curator and writer Naz Cuguoğlu

Daniel Stubenvoll, Beyond Limit