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Looking for Contributors- Photography/Art Project!
Posted August 21st, 2012 - 3:25 pm by from Newcastle upon Tyne, England (Permalink)
Hi,

My name's Lucy Walters and I'm an art student at Newcastle University in the UK. I'm coming to study in Istanbul next year, and I thought it might be interesting to start an exchange project between our two cities before I came!

I'm looking for contributors to an art website project, from Istanbul (you guys!) and Newcastle!

I'm looking for photos, videos, drawings, sketches, poems, recipes, or stories, all about your life in Istanbul, so that people in Newcastle can learn from it and in return we'll do the same! Text based work can be sent in both English and Turkish. :)

They'll all be put on one website, then each entry/photo will have its own personal QR barcode (it looks like this):

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/QR_code

This barcode will be pasted on a wall in the partner city (so your artwork will be pasted on a wall in Newcastle) for members of the public to look at your work on their phones!

To email me photos/links to your photos, please email them to walterslucy@rocketmail.com

Or, to find out more information on the project and how to send paper copies of your photos, please visit the website:

http://streetswap.tumblr.com/

Posted August 23rd, 2012 - 8:23 pm by from Istanbul, Turkey (Permalink)
Hi, I would like to join by photographs that taken myself.
Good luck :)

Mert

Posted August 27th, 2012 - 8:01 pm by from Newcastle upon Tyne, England (Permalink)
Hi Mert,

That sounds great! I've just sent you a private message with my email address- if anyone else would like to contribute I would be so grateful!
Thanks,
Lucy

Posted August 28th, 2012 - 6:44 am from Istanbul, Turkey
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Posted August 31st, 2012 - 4:45 pm by from Newcastle upon Tyne, England (Permalink)
Hi,

Yes please, those would be fantastic! If they're easy to email, you can send them to walterslucy@rocketmail.com :)

The response I've had has been fantastic- thank you everyone! Keep them coming haha, there's plenty of space for more!

If you want to check some of the quality entries out so far, then please take a look at the site!
http://streetswap.tumblr.com/

Lucy

Posted September 28th, 2012 - 11:58 am by from Almaty, Kazakhstan (Permalink)
Hi Lucy,

I would like to join with my photos too...Do you only use İstanbul photos or other cities as well? I have plenty of photo series belong to Berlin, Budapest, Prague, Wien, Bratislava and İstanbul..Do you want me to share? :)

Take care,
Erman

Posted August 28th, 2012 - 10:03 am by from Istanbul, Turkey (Permalink)
Hi Lucy,

What a great project, I really appreciate it. I will send some photos after this week.

Posted October 1st, 2012 - 9:34 pm by from Istanbul, Turkey (Permalink)
hey Lucy,
i can attend too;)

http://www.facebook.com/Photographier

thanks,
Erdem