Manifesta purposely strives to keep its distance from what are often seen as the dominant centres of artistic production, instead seeking fresh and fertile terrain for the mapping of a new cultural topography.

Erkan Özgen, TR

Video at Palazzo Forcella De Seta

This project by artist Erkan Özgen explored the impact of conflict on the lives of women refugees in Europe and Turkey who had fled the war zones of northern Iraq. The video featured interviews in which the women recounted their personal experiences of war, suffering and migration.