She had been making a research on the traditional dances of Armenia and Turkey. Based on those, she created a contemporary performance in collaboration with the ICA. Except being a contemporary dancer she is also a photographer and video maker.
During her stay in Armenia, Duygu has writen a personal blog to share her experience with people from Turkey. By sharing this experience she wanted to fill in the blanks about Armenia in the minds of people from Turkey. With this film she is summarizing her blog to share all those experinces with people from Armenia and with larger audience. The film is not just about living in Armenia but is also closely related to life itself.
April 25 at 7:30 PM - 10 PM
48 Fizkulturnikneri, Aygestan 5th street, 0040 Yerevan, Armenia
Ms. Arpine Aleksanyan and Ms. Sona Baloyan from Yerevan, from “Matenadaran” Mesrop Mashtots Institute of Ancient Manuscripts, were supported with the travel grant to visit Istanbul, Turkey for meetings with the Armenian Patriarchate, Armenian high schools, foundations and publishing houses to discuss possibilities of further collaboration on preserving the Armenian culture.