SCANDAL AQUA COLLECTION, THRILL SEEKERS LEAKED

With this artwork, we have taken inspiration from popular culture to criticize the absurdity of contemporary society. inspired by the political sex scandals erupted in 2012 (DSK, Weiner, Zhengfu etc), we provoke the suggestion that political sex scandals may be the perfect fit for our highly sexualized culture and its constant flow of entertainment spirit. Read our Dazed interview.

 

Year 2012
Launched at Pilevneli Project Istanbul in 2012, curated by Hilde de Bruijn
Exhibited at Nuit Blanche Paris in 2013 and Silencio Club Summer House Maison de L’Aiguebrun in 2015.
PV Image Collection 2013 Scandal Aqua Courtesy Arhan Kayar Collection, Istanbul.

Pinar&Viola Scandal Aqua Collection comprises a series of teenage style, girly beach towels that display overly self aware portraits of a fictitious politician. Together with, mirror self-shots of teen girls in their bathrooms, wrapped in these ecstatic pink towels trying to communicate with him.

Paris Nuit Blance, Town Hall of the 2nd district of Paris, 2012

Silencio Club Summer House, Maison de L’Aiguebrun in the South of France, 2015

Pilevneli Project Istanbul, 2012