Arie Amaya-Akkermans

Arie Amaya-Akkermans

Arie Amaya-Akkermans is a writer based in the Princes Islands of Istanbul, interested in contemporary art and culture. His current research deals with the Greek heritage of Anatolia and the Eastern Mediterranean. 


January 8, 2014

A review of Ali Cherri's 'Give Me a Body Then'

January 6, 2014

Finding the poetry in Hale Tenger's 'Beirut'

August 26, 2013

Exploring the relationship between fragmentation and memory in Pellicula, a group exhibition at Galerie Janine Rubeiz in Beirut

August 20, 2013

Mashrou3 Leila's music grew out of a need to escape the tension of a country enamored by war

August 4, 2013

Shawki Yousef explores the internal dynamics of becoming in his exhibition 'Acid Fields'

June 25, 2013

Lara Ögel’s practice is not to retrieve the past but to re-stage the owner-less.

June 21, 2013

Discovering contemporary music in Bahrain.

June 13, 2013

Two countries and a half I lost that way, and put some of their ruins in a suitcase before I fled.

May 28, 2013

The constant state of exile.

May 24, 2013

Spaces do not exist before us; we construct them.