Duvar Kolektiv

Our work : we are a socially engaged artistic group. Through process-based art we confront the social impacts of difference, enabling people to connect to each other on a human level. Please take a look through our past projects, and contact us if you have any questions.

Projects

Process (Blog)

Duvarmuzei

Four volumes of collaborative interventions, 2020 Presentations:Vol. 1: “Handmade”, online, June – July 2020Vol. 2: “The voice of a silenced society”, online, April 2020 – nowYou can browse the community media here.Vol. 3: “Stolipinovo Cleaning Agency”, intervention in the community, Sept – Oct 2020Vol. 4: “Allah razı olsun“, intervention in urban space, Oct – Dec […]

Fashion House

Open and running!, online, 2020 – Modna Kushta Karışık is a social enterprise initiative based in Stolipinovo. We want to merge the talents and unique style of locals with artisan crafts which can generate a small sustainable and ethical income. People in Stolipinovo are creative and motivated, but due to barriers, such as segregation, fear, […]

The Press for Us

So far only Bulgarian media have written about us. For example, this interview from Sept 2018, “The Beauty We Share”, by Zornitsa Hristova on our experimental process of mutual learning and connecting with the people of Stolipinovo. It was actually conducted in English and later translated. That’s why we have been able to post for […]

About us

Duvar Kolektiv is a socially engaged artistic group. Through process-based art we confront the social impacts of difference, enabling people to connect to each other on a human level. “Duvar” means “a wall” in Turkish. Our work is based in Stolipinovo, a Turkish & Roma neighbourhood in Plovdiv, Bulgaria, which suffers from many invisible walls […]