Lisbon-based, Turkish installation artist Özge Topçu, creates spatial sculptures that engage with the ""urban landscape. Using found objects and geometric designs, spaces are filled with an interplay of light, shadow, line and form. An award-winning artist, Topçu is a grant 2019 recipient from Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation and in 2018 was nominated for MAC Ulster Bank International Art Prize in Belfast and participated in Art Night London 2018. Topçu, has taken part in several solo and group exhibitions in Istanbul, Berlin, London, Belfast and Amsterdam.
Welcome to Concrete House .art which features curated pavilions and an exhibition of digital artists selected through an open call. The curated pavilions include Ars Electronica’s partners, .ART’s artist in residence Medina Kasimova and a selection of work from .ART’s and Arlekin Players Theatre’s collaborative project ZeroGravity.art, directed by Igor Golyak and featuring the renowned choreographer and actor Mikhail Baryshnikov. Concrete House .art participants join the space for playful reflections on the creation of virtual environments.