SOLO SHOWS

2019
Phases of Nix
Bilsart, Istanbul

2018
Chance and Necessity
Sanatorium, Istanbul
collaboration with Sergen Şehitoğlu

2015
et cetera 
PGArt, İstanbul

Minor Perceptions
Curator: Ali Akay
Şekerbank Açıkekran, İstanbul

2013
Circus
PGArt, İstanbul

2012
Rules
Nesrin Esirtgen Collection, İstanbul

2011
Stasis
PGArt, İstanbul

2010
Tinnitus
PGArt, İstanbul

2009
Yankı / Echo
PGArt, İstanbul

 

PRIZES, NOMINATIONS, JURIED EXHIBITIONS, RESIDENCY PROGRAMS

2018-19
The Istanbul Biennial Production and Research Programme
Istanbul

2016
Nomination
Prix Pictet, Geneva

Long list
ING Unseen Talent Award, Amsterdam 

2014
Trelex Residency, Switzerland

2008  
Success Award
Painting and Sculpture Museums Association, İstanbul

Borders & Orbits 04
Siemens Sanat, İstanbul
Juries: Ahu Antmen, Levent Çalıkoğlu, Mürteza Fidan, T. Melih Görgün, Marcus Graf, Berika İpekbayrak, Borga Kantürk, Gülsün Karamustafa, Alp Yörük
Curators: Mürteza Fidan, T. Melih Görgün

26. Contemporary Artists Exhibition
Akbank Sanat, İstanbul
Jury and Curator: Hasan Bülent Kahraman

2007
Borders & Orbits 01
Siemens Sanat, İstanbul
Juries: Handan Börüteçene, İnci Eviner, Mürteza Fidan, T.Melih Görgün, Beral Madra, Ferhat Özgür, Alp Yörük
Curators: Mürteza Fidan, T. Melih Görgün

First Prize in Graduation Project
Marmara University Faculty of Fine Arts, İstanbul

Second Best Degree Achievement Prize
Marmara University Faculty of Fine Arts, İstanbul

 

SELECTED GROUP SHOWS

2018
Colony
Abud Efendi Konagi, Istanbul
Schwules Museum, Berlin
Artists: Yavuz Erkan, Ursula Mayer, Nilbar Güreş, Erinç Seymen & Uğur Engin Deniz, Daria Martin, Gökçe Yiğitel, Mary Maggic, İris Ergül, Katja Novitskova, Furkan Öztekin, Dynasty Handbag, Aykan Safoğlu, İz Öztat and Zişan, Kerem Ozan Bayraktar, Mariah Garnett, Umut Yıldırım, Yasemin Nur and Let the Good Times Roll
Curators: Kevser Güler, Derya Bayraktaroğlu, and Aylime Aslı Demir

2017
Deep, Darkness and Splendor
Galerist, Istanbul
Artists: Murat Akagündüz, Arif Aşçı, Vahap Avşar, Kerem Ozan Bayraktar, Aslı Çavuşoğlu, Nejad Devrim, Alev Ebüzziya, Nermin Er, Bilge Friedlaender, Sibel Horada, Ahmet Doğu İpek, David Lynch, Jason Martin, Füsun Onur, Mübin Orhon, Alp Sime, Ali Emir Tapan, Masao Yamamoto, Fahrelnissa Zeid
Curators: Károly Aliotti, Nilüfer Şaşmazer

aRb
Sanatorium, Istanbul
Artists: Kerem Ozan Bayraktar, Şeref Erol, Yağız Özgen

2016
Ohne
Mekan68, Wien
Artists: Hera Büyüktaşçıyan, Erdem Ergaz, Ali Elmacı, Erol Eskici, Leyla Gediz, Oğuz Güdek, Ahmet Doğu İpek, Murat Morova, Aslı Özdemir, Deniz Pasha, Erinç Seymen, Burcu Yağcıoğlu

Habitat
Istanbul Modern
Artists: Kürşat Bayhan, Kerem Ozan Bayraktar, Zeynep Beler, Görkem Ergun, Beril Gür, Çağlar Kanzık, Oğuz Karakütük, Barbaros Kayan, Gündüz Kayra, Neslihan Koyuncu, Desislava Şenay Martinova, Ali Taptık, Serkan Taycan
Curator: Sena Çakırkaya

2015
Backyard
Plato Sanat, İstanbul
Artists: Ansen, Kerem Ozan Bayraktar, Selçuk Ceylan, Sinan Demirtaş, İsmet Doğan, Murat Germen, Burcu Perçin, Hale Tenger, Erdoğan Zümrütoğlu
Curator: Marcus Graf

VIVO
KASA Galeri, İstanbul
Artists: Ahmet Doğu İpek, Erinç Seymen, Kerem Ozan Bayraktar
Coordinator: Derya Yücel

Redefining the Space of Everyday Life
Gaia Galeri, İstanbul
Artists: Bahadır Yıldız, Cvetan Krastev, Georgi Georgiev/Jorrras, Kerem Ozan Bayraktar, Meliha Sözeri, Peter Tzanev, R
Curators: Irina Batkova and Ezgi Bakçay Çolak

2014
Focus: Turkey
Landskrona Foto, Landskrona, Sweden
Artists: Ali Alışır, Kerem Ozan Bayraktar, Fatma Belkıs, Dilan Bozyel, Yusuf Darıyerli, Murat Germen, Ege Kanar, Sevim Sancaktar, Sinan Tuncay, Gözde Türkkan, Sencer Vardarman, Devin Yalkın, Begüm Yamanlar, Sarp Kerem Yavuz, Cemre Yeşil

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PG Art, İstanbul
Artists: Funda Alkan, Ceyda Aykan, Kerem Ozan Bayraktar, Elsa Ers Brosh, Can Ertaş, Reysi Kamhi, Ayşecan Kurtay, Sinan Logie, Devran Mursaloğlu, Hale Güngör Oppenheimer, Yağız Özgen, Tunca Subaşı, Candaş Şişman, Ayşe Wilson

2013
Hypologie
Sanatorium, İstanbul
Artists: Art of failure, Kerem Ozan Bayraktar, Ludovic Bernhardt, Erdem Ergaz, Can Ertaş, Yağız Özgen, Stéfane Perraud, Société Réaliste, François Ronsiaux, Dorota Kleszcz
Curators: François Ronsiaux & Ludovic Bernhardt

Please do not disturb!
İstanbul Modern, İstanbul
Artists: Burak Arıkan, Kerem Ozan Bayraktar, Nermin Er, Meriç Kara, Metehan Özcan
Curator: Ertuğ Uçar
Coordinator: Pelin Derviş

2012
Simulation Crisis
Plato Sanat, İstanbul
Artists: Kerem Ozan Bayraktar, Orhun Erdenli
Curator: Marcus Graf

2011
Elsewhere
Bahçeşehir Üniversitesi, İstanbul
Artists: Alen Aligrudic, Erdem Taşdelen, Hayal Pozantı, Ivars Gravlejs, Kerem Ozan Bayraktar, Melisa Önel, Meriç Algün Ringborg, Sinan Tanrıdağ, Tunç Ali Çam, Vilma Samulionyte
Curator: Ege Kanar

2009
Temporary Harresment
Istanbul 2010, Capital of European Culture
Bülent Ecevit Kültür Merkezi, Kartal
Cennet Kültür Merkezi, Küçükçekmece
Atakent Kültür Merkezi, Ümraniye
Artists: Turan Aksoy, Volkan Aslan, Nancy Atakan, Kerem Ozan Bayraktar, Orhan Cem Çetin, Genco Gülan, Gamze Özer,  Ali Taptık & Okay Karadayılar, İrem Tok, Mehmet Ali Uysal
Curator: Marcus Graf

You can’t kiss away a murder
Galerist, İstanbul
Artists: Haluk Akakçe, Bengisu Bayrak, Kerem Ozan Bayraktar, Hüseyin Çağlayan, Aslı Çavuşoğlu, Selim Eyüboğlu, Şakir Gökçebağ , Burçak Kaygun
Curator: Derya Demir

ACADEMIC

2018 –
Marmara University,  Faculty of Fine Arts, Istanbul
Lecturer, Introduction to Digital Image

Mimar Sinan University,  Faculty of Fine Arts, Istanbul
Part-Time Lecturer, Digital Image Design

2011 – 
Marmara University,  Faculty of Fine Arts, Istanbul
Res. Asst., Printmaking 

20112017
Marmara University,  Institute of Fine Arts, Istanbul
Subject: “Object of Art in the Context of Systems Theory and Mapping”
Painting, Art.D.

2007 – 2011
Marmara University,  Institute of Fine Arts, Istanbul
Painting, MFA
Subject: “Digital Image and Representation”

2009 – 2010
Newcastle University, School of Arts and Cultures
Fine Arts (MFA), 1 year Exchange Program

2003 – 2007
Marmara Üniversitesi Faculty of Fine Arts
Painting

 

SEMINARS, TALKS, WORKSHOPS

2019
“Urban weeds”
Istanbul University Landscape Architecture Dep., Istanbul

“Photography in Post-medium age”
Gaziantep University Art and Aesthetics Symposium, Gaziantep

2018
“Plant talks: Urban weeds”
NADAS, Istanbul

“Photography in Post-medium age”
SALT Galata

“Materialist Media Ecology and Art” workshop
Marmara University Faculty of Fine Arts, Painting dep.

2017
“Landslide”
SALT Galata
with Ali Miharbi, Sergen Şehitoğlu, Yağız Özgen

“Image as a Question”
Galata Rum Okulu, “Base Talks”, İstanbul
with Metehan Özcan, Murat Germen, Orhan Cem Çetin, Selim Süme 

2016
“Erasure” workshop
Fkare Photography Festival, Yıldız Technical Uni., Istanbul

2011
Systems in Art
Mersin University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Painting Department, Mersin, Turkey
with Yagiz Ozgen

2010
Representation in Digital Space
Mersin University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Ugur Oral Lecture Room, Turkey

 

SCREENİNGS & OTHER ACTIVITIES

2015
Art Speaks Out
Video Screening in Til It’s Done exhibition, Istanbul Modern 2015
Broadcast video screening: Icono.tv Berlin

The Sense of the Body 
FISAD 2015
Video Screening: A Music Video for Requiem 
Accademia Albertina di Belle Arti di Torino, Italy

2014
Art Market: Budapest
Video screening: An opening ceremony for a public statue (2013)  & Composition with Pills (2011)

Contemporary İstanbul ’04
CI 90 MINUTE SHOWS / Curator: Marcus Graf

2013
Composition with Pills
Solo video screening
Nesrin Esirtgen Collection, İstanbul

 

CONCEPTUAL ART ACTIVITIES & WORKSHOPS

2010 – 2015
Sanat Tanımı Topluluğu
STT-M, İstanbul

2012 – 2013
System Studies
Yağız Özgen & Guido Casaretto Studio
Kurt Gödel & Gotlob Frege Workshop

 

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

2018
MUZEM, Sivas

2017
Istanbul Modern Museum Photography Collection

Hacettepe Museum Collection, Ankara

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