‘A Drop of Sky’ is the 3rd Public Art Festival -

‘A Drop of Sky’ is the 3rd Public Art Festival

 Dear Friends,

Commissioned by YARAT Contemporary Art Space, ‘A Drop of Sky’ is the 3rd Public Art Festival in Baku and will run 13 June - 5 October 2015.

Participating Artists: Wafaa Bilal, Ergin Çavuşoğlu, Farhad Farzaliyev and Nazrin Mammadova.

Artworks will be displayed at various locations throughout the city as well as through a web based technological component that explores the virtual public art platform. The festival will be accompanied by an education program including a film club, artist talks and a two week workshop, AA Baku school: a collaboration with Architecture Association in London led by architects and AA tutors Omid Kamvari and Kasper Ax.

Launching the festival on 13 June, Turkish-Bulgarian artist Ergin Çavuşoğlu will present a special site-specific anamorphic perspective floor drawing within the Old City entitled ‘Liquid Breeding’ (2015).

At the same day, on June 13, we invite you to artist talk by prominent artist Ergin Çavuşoğlu who will speak about his work in-conversation with Yarat Head of Education and Guggenheim curator Sara Raza followed by a Q&A session with the audience.

Opening of the 3rd Public Art Festival

June 13, 2015, 17:00
Icheri Sheher, near "Kiçik QalaArt” Gallery
Admission free.

Artist Talk

June 13, 2015, 19:00
YARAT Contemporary Art Centre,
Sabayil district, Bayil (near the National Flag square), Baku, Azerbaijan.
The talk will be in English with consecutive translation to Azeri.
Admission free.