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15th March at 13:00- CSSH Seminar - Avşar Gürpınar - AMBIGUOUS STANDARDS INSTITUTE [MUĞLAK STANDARTLAR ENSTİTÜSÜ]

Author: CSSH

Speaker: Asst. Prof. Avşar Gürpınar

Title:  AMBIGUOUS STANDARDS INSTITUTE
Date and Time: Monday March 15th 2021, 13:00 Istanbul
Zoom info:https://kocun.zoom.us/j/95595397702 Meeting ID: 955 9539 7702 Passcode: 466910

Asst. Prof. Avşar Gürpınar

Scholar, designer and engineer. Co-founder of Ambiguous Standards Institute. Holds a BSc degree in Electrical Engineering, MSc and PhD degrees in Industrial Product Design. He participated in Digital Media MA program in HfK Bremen. He currently works at Istanbul Bilgi University’s Faculty of Architecture. His areas of research focus on critical design, cultural studies and the history of art and design. His works and collaborative projects are exhibited in Istanbul Design Biennials, Istanbul Modern Museum, Milano Design Week, Designmai Berlin and Hong Kong. He has co-authored the book Daily Life Studies Publication No. 1 (2016) and curated The New Domesticity: Furniture Issue exhibition in Dutch Design Week 2016 in Eindhoven. His personal work was exhibited in It Was Your Toy That Was Broken in March 2020. His most recent work is Ambiguous Standards Institute's An Institute Within An Institute exhibition in Art Institute of Chicago (2021).