haydiroket aka Mert Keskin (Tur)

haydiroket aka Mert Keskin (Tur)

GifWall + Transnumériques Awards

GIFWall is a traveling exhibition project launched in 2015 by Jacques Urbanska who shall curation and produced by Transcultures, Center for Digital and sound Cultures, based in Mons (Belgium) which also provides the broadcast. GIFWall wants to show the public a series of artists using the Web and networks as raw material creation through the production and exhibition of large format animated images. Each artist selected by the GIFWall will produce a large fresco using the GIF format which will be screened in places or partner events.

To launch the project, the Spanish artist Francoise Gamma and Turkish artist Haydiroket (aka Mert Keskin) respectively created a GIFWall for the festival “Voices of Women 2015” and “Digital Art Festival Taipei 2015”. We can find a new version of GIFWall of Haydiroket during these Transnumériques 2015.

Haydiroket is also part of the Transnumériques Awards 2015

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Mert Keskin aka Haydiroket

Under the pseudonym Haydiroket, Merter Keskin is one of GIF editors and main residents of the Tumblr platform. He had an exhibition at the age of five from the Atari game system, was part of the Demoscene in the early hours of the 90s, before his talents were discovered by MTV and Tumblr. His work has been shown in a series of festivals around the world.

read his interview on Psychic Gloss Magazine


  • Manège de Sury
  • 1 Rue des Droits de L’Homme, Mons
  • 27.11 > 12.12.2015
  • 12:00 > 18:00
  • fermé/closed lundis/Mondays