A first version of Vital Space – Humanity was presented in Istanbul in October-November 2010 at Tophane.
This video installation was Danae Stratou’s participation in the project Lives and Works in Istanbul, part of the central program of the Istanbul – Cultural Capital of Europe 2010 events. Danae Stratou has been invited to participate by the Visual Arts Director, Beral Madra. Other artists participating in the project are: Remo Salvadori, Victor Burgin, Antoni Muntadas and Peter Kögler, Sophie Calle. The shooting in Istanbul took place in April 2010, during Danae Stratou’s and her collaborators’ stay in the city.