About Tugba Esen
I am a freelance reporter and author from Turkey. In October 2017 I published my first book "What is an Actor After All?" based on the life story of actor Kevork Malikyan, who stepped onto the sets of Indiana Jones, Midnight Express, Mind Your Language, stages of Royal Shakespeare Company, Globe Theatre and many others. Between 2015-2017 I worked as an editor of culture and arts at Agos Weekly, with the focus on artistic and cultural productions dealing with the issues about minorities, social conflicts, migration, human rights, political agendas etc. In 2015 I worked as an editor at monthly Istanbul Art News, prepared the newspaper supplementary about the local and international contemporary art markets. Since 2013 I have been contributing to various weekly and monthly publications in Istanbul with my articles on contemporary art scene. I live in Berlin since April 2017.