September 2022

There are signs of it, everything is going wrong: It’s about this city, something is off — İstanbul truly owes me another life, if that’s not possible, I demand my 20s back. They once abandoned stray dogs on an island in this city; you can’t get more cursed than that. I won’t die here, promise.

August 2022

Photographing a hallucination: Will others also see that everything is going wrong? Who knows. People like me take pictures to survive, we don’t have the luxury of even contemplating. Photos, photos, photos — just to make sense of it all. I never wanted things to be like this. So it goes.
Pastel Tension from the series Unutursan Darılmam (2019 - Ongoing).