Step into the realm of stark contrasts and powerful narratives with "Parallel Universes of War and Peace," the highly anticipated second installment in Uğur Gallenkuş's groundbreaking series. In this emotional odyssey, Gallenkuş delves into the profound impacts of war on education, health, human rights, the environment, economies, and the devastation of cities, all set against the serene backdrop of peaceful existence.

Released by Arzu Tunca Publishing LLC, this 108-page hardcover volume, measuring 11x11 inches, serves as a poignant reminder of the urgent need for global peace. The collages within are not for the faint of heart, offering a raw and unflinching portrayal of the harsh realities faced by those in war-torn regions.

As you turn each page, prepare to confront the agonizing truth of conflict's aftermath on innocent lives. The visuals, crafted with the sensitivity and mastery that only Gallenkuş possesses, serve as a powerful call to action. The juxtaposition of war-torn landscapes against scenes of peaceful coexistence paints a vivid picture of the urgent need for change.

"Parallel Universes of War and Peace" doesn't stop at depicting the devastation; it narrates the untold stories of the brave photojournalists who risked, and often lost, their lives to capture these haunting images. 

In a world where conflicts continue to unfold, this book serves as a timely reminder of the collective responsibility we share to build a world free from the ravages of war. The emotional resonance embedded in each collage and story echoes the desperate plea for peace, urging readers to reflect on the human cost of conflict.

As we navigate turbulent times globally, "Parallel Universes of War and Peace" transcends traditional artistry, becoming a powerful catalyst for change. It implores us to question the status quo, to advocate for diplomacy, and to strive for a world where the tranquility of peaceful existence prevails.

This book is more than a visual experience; it's a visceral journey into the depths of our shared humanity. "Parallel Universes of War and Peace" challenges us to envision a future where the echoes of conflict are silenced, replaced by the harmonious chorus of a world united in peace.

Embrace the emotional weight of this extraordinary book. Let its pages sear into your consciousness, compelling you to join the urgent call for peace. "Parallel Universes of War and Peace" is not just a book; it's a testament to our collective capacity to forge a world where the harsh realities of war are replaced by the enduring promise of peace.



Dive into the profound exploration of childhood disparities with "Parallel Universes of Children," a compelling 108-page hardcover volume released by Arzu Tunca Publishing LLC on November 20, 2020. 

This beautifully crafted book features 50 collages meticulously curated to represent children's rights, each accompanied by poignant quotes and stark facts illuminating the harsh realities faced by the world's youth. The artwork, presented on artist-print quality paper, transforms each page into a fine art print, ensuring a memorable and thought-provoking reading experience.

"Parallel Universes of Children" acts not only as a call to action but also as a tender meditation on the vulnerability of our youngest citizens juxtaposed against the immense suffering many endure. Published in alignment with International Children’s Rights Day, the book challenges us to reflect on our collective responsibility to safeguard the rights of all children.

Uğur Gallenkuş considers his art a humanitarian endeavor, drawing inspiration from the work of intrepid photojournalists to create collages that starkly contrast the foreign and familiar, revealing pressing issues such as hunger, poverty, child trafficking, child labor, child soldiers, immigration, healthcare, and education. Through this visual narrative, Gallenkuş compels us to confront the reality of children living in privilege and those oppressed.

"Parallel Universes of Children" finds its foundation in the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Children, enforced since 1990. This book serves as a powerful medium, aiming to convey the essential rights each child should have, irrespective of their circumstances or geography. Accompanying statistics highlight the urgent global realities endangering children, emphasizing our shared responsibility to create a better world where children enjoy the rights to nourishment, safety, happiness, and more.