Özge Ersoy (Turkey) is a curator and arts writer based in Istanbul. She is the programme manager of collectorspace, a non-profit organisation that aims to foster critical discussions and writing on contemporary art collecting practices, and works as the managing editor of m-est.org, an online publication conceived as an artist-centered initiative. Her main research revolves around the question of how art institutions shape artistic production and how artists influence the way institutions evolve over time. Ersoy holds an MA from the Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College.

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Collecting as Practice:
Season 1


Spring 2017


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