Atelier Muse “Find Your Calling Istanbul” Artist Residency Program

Atelier Muse, as the first movement based artist residency program in Turkey, starts with theme ‘Find Your Calling Istanbul’ in September 2017. The program is held through time and space for 3 months. As a research, production and community initiative to expand horizons with art, this year Atelier Muse invites all world’s artists to host and exchange our muses in Istanbul during this historical transformational times.

Find Your Calling Istanbul Program’s featured events are following;


23-24 September / Çıplak Ayaklar Studio


Kelly Flansburg, Carey Clayton – Contemporary Dance Workshop

American based dancer Kelly Flansburg will instruct a contemporary dance workshop accompanied by Carey Clayton in Çıplak Ayaklar Studio. The event is open to any level of advancement.

E-mail to for participation.

29 September / Akbank Sanat


Kelly Flansburg, Carey Clayton – Life’s Lines Performance

The performance is both choreographed and led by Kelly Flansburg. The event will be held in Akbank Sanat and dancers from Turkey will accompany Kelly Flansburg during the performance.


2-6 October / Window Studio

Neha Maqsood – The Series 99

The residency artist from Qatar will exhibit her painting process accompanied by video screening at Galeri BU.

4 October / Studio Meeting

Neha Maqsood – The Series 99

7-8 October / Çıplak Ayaklar Studio


Hakan Demirtürk – Contact Improvisation Workshop

The workshop that is held in Çıplak Ayaklar Studio will be led by Hakan Demirtürk. The workshop is open to any level of advancement.

E-mail to for participation.