1980, Istanbul, Turkey

Lives and works in Istanbul, Turkey

 

EDUCATION

2006    MFA, Sculpture, Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University, Istanbul, Turkey 

2003    BFA, Sculpture, Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University, Istanbul, Turkey

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017 

Dark Matter, Kunstverein Ingolstadt, Ingolstadt, Germany 

Halsingsland Museum, Hudiksvall, Sweden 

Havremagasinet, Boden, Sweden

2016 

Metanoia, Torrance Art Museum, Los Angeles, USA

2015 

Metanoia, Berlin Art Projects, Berlin, Germany

2014 

Metanoia, Tophane-i Amire Culture and Art Center, Istanbul, Turkey 

2013 

Should I really do it & Doppelgänger, with Ismail Necmi, Berlin Art Projects, Berlin, Germany

2012 

Doppelgänger, Künstlerhouse Marktoberdorf, Marktoberdorf, Germany 

2011 

Sculptures, Kunstverein Elmshorn, Elmshorn, Germany

Translations, with Ulrich Riedel, Gesellschaft für Bildende Kunst Trier e.V., Trier, Germany

Bunt gemalt & Rund gehauen, with Bodo Rott, AK 68, Wasserburg am Inn, Germany

Eigenartig vertraut / Strangely familiar, Brühl Kunstverein and Hagenring e.V., Brühl, Germany

Illuminated Darkness, Aubin Gallery, London, UK

2010 

It's so complicated, Berlin Art Projects, Berlin, Germany 

2009 

Strangely Familiar, Çagla Cabaoglu Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2020

Unlock, Zilberman Gallery Istanbul, Turkey

At the End of the Day, Odunpazarı Modern Museum, Eskisehir, Turkey

Unbreakable: Women in Glass, Curated by Nadja Romain and Koen Vanmechelen, Fondazione Berengo Art Space, Murano, Italy

2019 

The Child Within Me: A Selection from the Ömer Koç Collection, Curated by Karoly Aliotti, Abdülmecid Efendi Mansion, Istanbul, Turkey

The Clandestine Life of Objects, Curated by Beral Madra, Evliyagil Dolapdere, Istanbul, Turkey

Atıs Serbest 5, Tophane-i Amire Culture and Art Center, Istanbul, Turkey 

2018 

Sorrowful and Restless: A selection of the Papko Art Collection, Curator: Derya Yücel, Istanbul, Turkey

Home is where the heart is, Curated by Yann Perreau, Galerie Paris-Beijing, Paris, France

Out of the Collection II, Berlin Art Projects, Berlin, Germany

2017 

Pulsanti Aperitur, The Abdulmecid Mansion, Istanbul, Turkey 

Home //, Evliyagil Museum, Ankara, Turkey

Cappadox, Curated by Fulya Erdemci, Nevsehir, Turkey

Printed’17 Multiplier Effect, Mixer, Istanbul, Turkey

Ich bin ein Berliner, TOZ Artist Run Space, Istanbul, Turkey

2016 

Replacement, Rampa Istanbul, Turkey 

Nev Nadir, Galeri Nev, Ankara, Turkey

2015 

Animal Turn, Gallery Greulich, Frankfurt, Germany

Glasstrees Gotika, Collateral Event of the 56th Biennale Arte, Venice, Italy 

Recharged Reality, Berlin Art Projects, Berlin, Germany

Come Home, BAP//, Istanbul, Turkey

2014 

It’s not my story, Gdańska Galeria Miejska, Gdansk, Poland

Xingjiang Biennale, Xingjiang Art Center, Urumuqi, China

20th year exhibition, Autonomous and Beautiful, Akbank Sanat, Istanbul, Turkey

2013 

Plural, Poetic, Ironical, A selection from the Öner Kocabeyoglu Collection, Hall Arts, Istanbul, Turkey

2012 

Encounters: Contemporary art from Turkey in Korea, ARA Art Square, Seoul, South Korea

2011 

Heroes & Villains, LawrieShabibi Gallery, Dubai, UAE

Confessions of Dangerous Minds, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK

Identitäten / Identities, Kunstverein Buchholz / Nordheide e.V., Nordheide, Germany

If the Nature is heaven the City is Hell, CerModern, Ankara, Turkey

2010 

Heimspiel no. 2, Berlin Art Projects, Berlin, Germany

Beyaz Kaos - White Out, Kunsthaus Erfurt, Erfurt, Germany

Istanbul Cool!, LTMH Gallery, New York, USA

Start Up 2010 - Künstler der Galerie, Berlin Art Projects, Berlin, Germany

Berlin. We are Alive, Gallery Favardin & de Verneuil, Paris, France

2009 

Heimspiel 09, Berlin Art Projects, Berlin, Germany

Nord Art 2009. KIC, Kunst in der Carlshütte, Büdelsdorf, Germany

2008 

Nameless Collective, Galeri 5, Istanbul, Turkey

13. Biennial of Young Artists from Europe and the Mediterranean (BJCEM), Bari, Italy

Art is my Playground, Tersane, Istanbul, Turkey

2007 

Childish, Bilkent University Library Art Gallery, Ankara, Turkey

Luleå Art Biennial, Luleå, Sweden

Public Space Skellefteå, Anna Nordlander Museum, Skellefteå, Sweden 

Winds into Future, Kasa Galeri, Istanbul, Turkey