Galerist is pleased to announce that  Youssef Nabil’ is selected to participate in the 4th Mardin Biennial with his video work titled ‘You Never Left’ (2010) along with two prints from the same series. This year’s biennial will be curated by Derya Yücel, Nazlı Gürlek, Fırat Arapoğlu. Youssef Nabil reverently and inventively revisits the aesthetic […]

28.04.2018 / / YOUSSEF NABIL


Galerist is pleased to announce :mentalKLINIK’s participation in the exhibition titled ‘EVOLVE’ as part of the PORTIZMIR4 Triennial at Galeri A. Curated by Dr. Necmi Sönmez the exhibiton showcases one of duo’s latests work titled ‘VIOLENTLY JOYFUL’ (2018) along with works from Rafet Arslan, Oruç Aruoba, Zeynep Beler, Cansu Çakar, Ali M. Demirel, Joana Hadjithomas […]

2.04.2018 / / :MENTALKLINIK


Nil Yalter takes part in the exhibition entitled ‘Women House’, with her installation ‘Nomads Tent’, (1973) between March 9th – May 28th, 2018 at the National Museum Of Women In The Arts, Washington. Featuring work by thirty-six global artists, Women House challenges conventional ideas about gender and the domestic space. The exhibition is inspired by […]

9.03.2018 / / NİL YALTER


Galerist is pleased to announce TUNCA’s participation in the multidisciplinary series of events and exhibition titled ‘Table Manners: A Feast of Visual Arts, Theater and Culinary’ with a selection from his project ‘Desire’(2014) along with works from fellow artists Hamza Halloubi, Hans Op de Beeck, Maya Bloch, Michael Borremans, Tsuyoshi Ozawa, Micha Laury, Paul McCarthy, […]

9.03.2018 / / TUNCA


Galerist is pleased to announce TUNCA’s participation in the multidisciplinary exhibition and  series of events titled ‘Table Manners: A Feast of Visual Arts, Theater and Culinary’ with a selection from his project ‘Desire’(2014) along with works from fellow artists Hamza Halloubi, Hans Op de Beeck, Maya Bloch, Michael Borremans, Tsuyoshi Ozawa, Micha Laury, Paul McCarthy, […]

8.03.2018 / / TUNCA


Galerist is proud to announce that Nil Yalter (b. 1938) has received the outstanding merit award for artists whose career began 30 years ago or more, along with her fellow artist Vera Molnar (b. 1924) at this year’s AWARE. The nominated artists will have their works exhibited at the National Archives. This year’s jury panel […]

25.01.2018 / / NİL YALTER


Galerist is pleased to announce its participation at the UNTITLEDi Miami Beach Art Fair with a solo selection of Rasim Aksan’s work at booth #A13. The fair will take place at the exhibition center located in 1001 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, Florida between 06 – 10.12.2017. With a project especially conceived for Untitled, 2017, Aksan, will present […]

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Elif Uras’s work titled “NO” is part of the group exhibition titled “12X12, 2017″. The show will be on view between November 29, 2017 – January 7, 2018. It is the gallery’s 3rd iteration of the initial 12 x 12 show, staged in December of 2015. The gallery is physically gridded into squares to house works from an eclectic group […]

29.11.2017 / / ELİF URAS


Paris Ville Lumière (1974), an artwork by Nil Yalter and Judy Blum, recently acquired by the Carnavalet Museum in Paris was digitalized and projected in the night of October 7th after 8pm on the walls, at the corner of 2-4 rue des Quatre-Fils and rue vieille du Temple, facing the Cafe La Perle.  The work […]

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Serkan Özkaya’s work titled “White on white” will be on view from November 18, 2017, until January 7, 2018 at Kunsthalle Marcel Duchamp | The Forestay Museum in Cully, Switzerland. “White on White”  is one of the results of Özkaya’s fascination with Xerox paper, the human body and the artist’s hand/artist’s signature. When viewed as a […]

28.11.2017 / / SERKAN ÖZKAYA


:mentalKLINIK’s second solo exhibition titled ‘Truish’ at Gallery Isabelle Van Den Eynde can be viewed Dubai between 7 November – 30 December 2017. The show not only presents an ambiguous scenario, but also asks a pertinent question: What is the truth? How does one gauge the truthiness of something? What you see in this exhibition is perhaps […]

24.11.2017 / / :MENTALKLINIK


Galerist is pleased to announce its participation at the Abu Dhabi Art Fair with a solo selection of Semiha Berksoy’s work at booth #X1-14. This year’s focus section titled “Focus: Beyond Territory” will be curated by Omar Khalif. The fair will take place at Manarat Al Saadiyat exhibition center located in Saadiyat Cultural district between 08 – 11.11.2017.

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:mentalKLINIK’s solo exhibition titled ‘Self-seeking Sperficials’ at Louise Alexander Gallery in Porto Cervo, Italy can be viewed between 1 June – 4 July 2017. The works are created under illusion of being jovial and care-free, a closer look and the viewer will penetrate through the sugar coated surface to unveil a busy picture asking us […]

24.06.2017 / / :MENTALKLINIK


Nil Yalter’s work ‘Exile Is a Hard Job’ will be part of the group exhibition ‘The Absent Museum’ curated by Dirk Snauwaert at Wiels Contemporary, Brussels  between April 20 and August 13. To mark its 10th anniversary, WIELS presents a large-scale exhibition to be held not only at its fully refurbished Blomme building but also […]

20.04.2017 / / NİL YALTER


Galerist is pleased to announce that TUNCA will be participating in the joint exhibition ‘Water Was Here Before’ along with the Danish artists’ group SUPERFLEX. The exhibition, which will include a selection from TUNCA’s 2014 project ‘Desire’ will be welcoming its visitors between April 20 – May 19 at Corridor Project Space in Amsterdam. The […]

20.04.2017 / / TUNCA


Galerist is pleased to announce that Seza Paker will be participating in the group exhibition titled, ‘Murmuring’ along with Ayşe Erkmen and Ali Kazma at Mestna Galerıja Ljubljana between April 20 and June 4. Curated by Ali Akay, the exhibitions show cases Paker’s works from her past solo exhibition titled ‘Absinthe’ which took place at […]

20.04.2017 / / SEZA PAKER


Hussein Chalayan is taking part in the group exhibition titled ‘Fear and Love – Reactions to a Complex World’ with his work Room Tone* at the Design Museum’s new building designed by John Pawson. The show can be viewed until April 23, 2017. The exhibition is curated by Justin McGuirk, the new chief curator of […]

8.04.2017 / / HUSSEIN CHALAYAN


TUNCA joins the group exhibition ‘Unfold’ by Videoist art collective at Arte in Ankara. The exhibition will remain open from April 4 to May 6. Within the curatorial framework developed by Fırat Arapoğlu and Barış Acar, artists including Gülsün Karamustafa, Guy Ben-Ner, Benjamin Stumpf-Antje Feger, Khaled Hafez, Hera Büyüktaşçıyan, Nancy Atakan, Yeni Anıt, Hülya Özdemir, […]

4.04.2017 / / TUNCA


Serkan Özkaya’s work ‘An Attempt at Exhausting a Place in Istanbul’ can be viewed in the exhibition titled “HARBOR” at Istanbul Modern until June 4. Curated by Çelenk Bafra and Levent Çalıkoğlu, the exhibition focuses on harbor as a theme of multiple dimensions. Exploring how port areas are reflected in the visual arts, not only […]

28.01.2017 / / SERKAN ÖZKAYA

‘Semiha Berksoy, with Love’, O’Art, Istanbul

The exhibition “Semiha Berksoy, with Love” opened parallel to the launch of “Semiha Berksoy: Catalogue Raisonné” – a book containing all the known works of Semiha Berksoy and published by Galerist Publications with the support of Odeabank – brings together the artist’s paintings that focus on love in its many forms, and her previously unseen […]

20.01.2017 / / SEMİHA BERKSOY

‘Absent Presence’, Alon Segev Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israil

Arik Levy’s latest solo exhibition ‘ABSENT PRESENCE’ takes place at Alon Segev Gallery in Tel Aviv between November 3  – December 12, 2016. The show takes its title from the contradiction between Absence and Presence. The juxtaposition of absent and presence encourage the inevitable question of where we are at the very moment we are […]

3.11.2016 / / ARIK LEVY

‘La Ventura’, Ark Kültür, Istanbul, Turkey

Rasim Aksan’s work ‘Untitled’, can be viewed in the group exhibition titled ‘La Ventura’ at Ark Kültür between November 3 – 26,  2016. Curated by Károly Aliotti and Nilüfer Şaşmazer, the show consists of a selection from Tony Ventura’s collection, featuring black-and-white ‘nudes’ of artists from around the world and Turkey.

3.11.2016 / / RASİM AKSAN

Off The Record, Arter, Istanbul, Turkey

Galerist is proud to announce the most comprehensive exhibition by Nil Yalter in Turkey hosted by ARTER between October 14 2016 and January 15 2017. Titled “Off the Record” and curated by Eda Berkmen the exhibition offers an thematic overview of Yalter’s hybrid installations that combine painting, photography, writing, collage, performance, and video. Yalter’s work […]

14.10.2016 / / NİL YALTER

‘Anakara’, Müze Evliyagil, Ankara, Turkey

TUNCA’s work ‘Untitled’ is part of the group exhibition “Anakara”(Mainland) taking place at the Evliyagil Museum, as of October 8, 2016. Spreading over the three floors of the museum space, the exhibition is installed, based on the birth dates of the artists. The works are accompanied with short excerpts from texts on Mainland by three […]

8.10.2016 / / TUNCA

‘Feminist Avant-Garde Of The 1970’s’, The Photographers´ Gallery, London, United Kingdom

Nil Yalter’s works titled ‘The Headless Woman or the Belly Dance’ and ‘Le sexisme dans la cuisine turque ou la volupté culinaire d’un empire’ are part of the group exhibition “Feminist Avant-garde of the 1970’s” taking place at The Photographers’ Gallery, London from October 7, 2016 to January 15, 2017.  Curated by Gabriele Schor the […]

7.10.2016 / / NİL YALTER

‘Because We Are Here Where We Are Not’, Kasa Gallery, Istanbul

  TUNCA is participating in the group exhibition “Because We Are Here Where We Are Not” alongside Hera Büyüktaşçıyan. The exhibition curated by Derya Yücel can be visited at Sabancı University, Kasa Gallery between September 7  – October 22, 2016. TUNCA and Hera Büyüktaşçıyan both  work with the concept of place that crystallizes different layers […]

1.09.2016 / / TUNCA

‘Jikji, The Golden Seed’, Cheongju Art Center, Cheongju, South Korea

Burcu Yağcıoğlu’s series of work titled “The Wonder Book of Animals” is part of the group exhibition titled “JIKJI, THE GOLDEN SEED” at Cheongju Art Center in South Korea. Curated by Stephanie Seungmin Kim, the exhibition celebrates the world’s first book printed with metal moveable type – or Jikji – and the impact that the […]

25.08.2016 / / BURCU YAĞCIOĞLU

‘Open Spaces
Secret Places’, Biennial of Brussels (BOZAR), Brussels, Belgium

Nil Yalter takes part in the group exhibition titled “Open Spaces | Secret Places” as part of the International Photography Biennial of Brussels (BOZAR), curated by Gabriele Schor the exhibition brings together works from the SAMMLUNG VERBUND, Vienna. Through their photographs and installations, contributing artists examine our relationship with space and take the viewer through […]

25.05.2016 / / NİL YALTER

‘Nil Yalter’, Galerie Hubert Winter, Vienna, Austria

Nil Yalter will present paintings from the 1960s, the installation “D´APRES ‘STIMMUNG’”, a 25-part work that reflects on Karlheiz Stockhausen´s composition “Stimmung”, and other works between May 20 and June 25, 2016 at Galerie Hubert Winter, Vienna.

19.05.2016 / / NİL YALTER

“Ohne”, Mekan68, Vienna, Austria

Burcu Yağcıoğlu will be participating in a group show titled “Ohne” at Mekan 68 in Vienna between May 18 – June 15, 2016. Curated by Erinç Seymen, the show will include works from 13 artists including Ahmet Doğu Ipek, Leyla Gediz, Hera Büyüktaşcıyan. Based on the concept of “Loosing” contributing artist are commissioned to produce […]

18.05.2016 / / BURCU YAĞCIOĞLU

“An Attempt at Exhausting a Place in New York”, Postmasters Gallery, New York, USA

Ozkaya installed four cameras outside of the four gallery walls and projected the feeds on the walls, respectively. Which means, you can see through the wall! When standing within “An Attempt at Exhausting a Place in New York” you look at projections of live feeds of what is happening right outside, separated by a thin […]

14.05.2016 / / SERKAN ÖZKAYA

“Brella & Et Cetera”, Kunstverein Pforzheim, Pforzheim, Germany

Kunstverein Pforzheim hosts Şakir Gökçebağ’s solo exhibition “Brella & Et Cetera” between April 23 and July 03, 2016. Funded by SAHA, the exhibition is presented in collaboration with Kunstverein Ludwigshafen where the first exhibition entitled ‘Reorientation’ took place between January 23 – April 10, 2016. Gökçebağ’s art engages with “the everyday”; the objects are known […]

23.04.2016 / / ŞAKİR GÖKÇEBAĞ

“Stories of Migration: Contemporary Artists Interpret Diaspora”, George Washington University Textile Museum, Washinton, USA

Hussein Chalayan’s video titled “Afterwords” is part of the group exhibition “Stories Of Migration: Contemporary Artists Interpret Diaspora” at George Washington University Textile Museum between April 16 – September 4, 2016. The exhibition features six invited and 38 juried textile artists who use this intimate and powerful medium to comment on migration. The exhibition is […]

16.04.2016 / / HUSSEIN CHALAYAN

“Becoming-Imperceptible”, Şekerbank Açıkekran New Media Art Gallery, Istanbul

Şekerbank’s New Media Art Gallery is hosting Ali Emir Tapan’s solo show “Becoming- Imperceptible”, between April 27 – May 28, 2016. Curated by Ali Akay, the exhibition showcases four video works – sound composed by Ali Emir Tapan and Utku Öğüt. The selection includes “Nowhere” and “Invisible Lover” as well as his recent video works […]

7.04.2016 / / ALİ EMİR TAPAN

‘States of Portraits’, Açıkekran Levent, İstanbul

Seza Paker is part of the group exhibition ‘States of Portraits’ taking place at Açıkekran Levent between February 17 – April 19, 2016. The exhibition reveals a contemprary approach to one of the oldest style of painting, portraiture focusing on 5 artists from different generations. Curated by Ali Akay, the exhibition brings together painting, photography […]

17.02.2016 / / SEZA PAKER

‘this one is smaller than this one…’, Postmasters Gallery, New York, USA

Serkan Özkaya’s ‘Four Little Dicks on Plate’ is part of the group exhibition of small sculptures and big ideas titled ‘this one is smaller than this one’.  Curated by Paulina Bebecka, the exhibition takes place in Postmasters Gallery between January 30 – March 12, 2016. The works in the exhibition – made from porcelain (both […]

30.01.2016 / / SERKAN ÖZKAYA

‘Nil Yalter’, 49 Nord Est – FRAC Lorraine – Metz, France

49 Nord Est -FRAC Lorraine- Metz hosts Nil Yalter’s first restrospective exhibition  in France between February 2nd and June 6th, 2016.  For the exhibition, Nil Yalter has chosen a set of works that address the question of nomadism, exile, women’s spaces, such as the emblematic ‘Topak Ev’ of 1973 (a major historical piece whose form […]

27.01.2016 / / NİL YALTER

‘Reorientation’, Kunstverein Ludwigshafen Am Rhein, Germany

Şakir Gökçebağ, Kunstverein Ludwigshafen ve Kunstverein Pforzheim işbirliğiyle birbirini takip eden iki kişisel sergi gerçekleştiriyor; 23 Ocak – 10 Nisan 2016 tarihleri arasında ‘Reorientation’ başlığı ile Kunstverein Ludwigshafen’de açılacak sergiyi 23 Nisan – 03 Temmuz tarihleri arasında Kunstverein Pforzheim’da gerçekleşecek  ‘Brella & Et Cetera’ isimli sergi takip edecek. Gökçebağ, hepimizin bildiği ve aşina olduğu gündelik […]

23.01.2016 / / ŞAKİR GÖKÇEBAĞ

’24 Hours Sunrise’, Video Screening and Artist Talk, Soho House Istanbul

“That corpse you planted last year in your garden, ‘Has it begun to sprout? Will it bloom this year?” ‘The Waste Land’  T.S. Elliot Ali Emir Tapan’s video ‘Nowhere’ was presented by Galerist and Soho House, in the Cinema Room of Soho House Istanbul from sunrise January 21 until sunrise January 22, under the event […]

21.01.2016 / / ALİ EMİR TAPAN

‘MyMoon’, ‘9th Poznan Photography Biennial’, Poland

Serkan Özkaya’s ‘MyMoon’ photography series is part of the ‘9th Photography Biennal’, focused on love, fascination and passion themes this year. Özkaya’s, free and interactive mobile app -available for both Android and Apple phones- ‘MyMoon’ was laucnhed for the first time on May 4th 2015. ‘MyMoon’ enables users to look at the world in a new way and […]

11.11.2015 / / SERKAN ÖZKAYA

‘I Saved My Belly Dancer’, Nathalie Obadia Gallery, Paris

Youssef Nabil’s solo exhibition ‘I Saved My Belly Dancer’ takes place at Nathalie Obadia Galerry between November 6, 2015 – January 6, 2016. After his solo show ‘You Never Left’ hosted by Galerist in his pop-up exhibition space in Hasköy in 2012, Nabil presents a new video ‘I Saved My Belly Dancer’,  a poetic depiction […]

6.11.2015 / / YOUSSEF NABIL

‘Port City Talks.Istanbul.Anvers’, Mas Museum, Belgium

Ali Emir Tapan’s vdeo entitled ‘Nowhere’ is part of ‘Port City Talks. Istanbul.Anvers’ exhibition as part of the international arts and culture festival ‘Europalia Turkey 2015’. Curated by Murat Tabanlıoğlu, the exhibition focuses on the decisive role played by the water in Istanbul’s development through centuries to date, highlighting certain points it has in common […]

23.10.2015 / / ALİ EMİR TAPAN

‘Hybridization’, Amir Mohtashemi Gallery, London

Elif Uras participates to the group show ‘Hybridization’ curated by Dalya Islam organized by Madder Red at Amir Mohtashemi Gallery. ‘Hybridization’ brings together artists that exhibit the impact of our increasing coexistence aesthetically. Their work draws motifs and symbols from another culture and combines them with their own.

12.10.2015 / / ELİF URAS

‘1973/2015′, La Verrière, Fondation d’Entreprise Hermès, Bruxelles

Continuing the ‘Gesture, and thought’ season initiated in 2013 at La Verrière – the Brussels art space of the Fondation d’entreprise Hermès – curator Guillaume Désanges invites artist Nil Yalter to present her first solo exhibition in Belgium. For her solo exhibition at La Verrière, entitled 1973 / 2015, Nil Yalter has chosen to present […]

2.10.2015 / / NİL YALTER

‘The Boticelli Renaissance’,Gemäldegalerie – Staatliche Museen Zu Berlin, Berlin

The Florentine painter Sandro Botticelli (1445-1510) is celebrated as one of the most important painters of the Italian Renaissance. His paintings have been endlessly reproduced and interpreted. His motifs – widely borrowed and adapted – have gone out into the world, often at a considerable remove from the originals. Products are named after him, displays […]

22.09.2015 / / YOUSSEF NABIL

‘Artist In Their Time’, Istanbul Modern Museum

Istanbul Modern’s collection exhibition, “Artists in Their Time”, focuses on how artists position their work and themselves within the concept of time. It suggests a conceptual field for examining, and reconciling, the links between an artist’s time and societal, cultural, natural and universal time. Uniting artists from very different periods, geographies and disciplines around common […]

22.09.2015 / / HUSSEIN CHALAYAN

‘Future Fossils’, Dutton Gallery, New York

Ali Emir Tapan participates to the group exhibition, ‘Future Fossils’, curated by Tess Thackara and Yulia Topchiy, taking place at Dutton Gallery between September 9 – September 20. ‘Future Fossils’ takes an environmental theme, exploring states of erosion and decay, adaptation in the face of climate change, and the afterlife of objects. Hailing from the U.S., […]

9.09.2015 / / ALİ EMİR TAPAN

‘(re)present exhibist:2 years’ , Mixer

Arslan Sükan’s ‘Untitled 6’ is part of the group exhibition ‘(re)present exhibist:2 years’ curated by Anna Zizlsperger, taking place in Mixer between September 1 and October 11, 2015. Organized to mark the second anniversary of exhibist magazine and showcasing 14 of the up-and-coming artists featured in the publication, this exhibition presents a diverse selection of contemporary art […]

1.09.2015 / / ARSLAN SÜKAN

‘Home Ground: Contemporary Art From The Barjeel Art Foundation’, Aga Khan Museum, Toronto

Youssef Nabil’s video entitled ‘You Never Left’ is being exhibited in ‘Home Ground’, a group show curated by Suheyla Takesh at Aga Khan Museum, Toronto. The exhibition birngs together works by 12 artists such as Khaled Jaar, Adel Abidin and Raafat Ishak, who examine how private life is shaped by current political events. In ‘You […]

21.08.2015 / / YOUSSEF NABIL

‘RockStone198′, Domaine du Muy, Contemporary Sculpture Park

Arik Levy’s ‘RockStone198’ is part of the 2015 Itinerary at Domaine du Muy, Contemporary Sculpture Park, between mid July and beginning of October 2015. Located between Monaco, Marseille and Aix-en-Provence, close to St-Tropez and Nice, the Domaine du Muy is a sculpture park dedicated to showcasing contemporary artists, whether established or emerging. Founded in 2014 […]

21.08.2015 / / ARIK LEVY

‘New Photography’, Alan İstanbul

Arslan Sükan participates to the group exhibition, ‘New Photography’ between May 12th and June 27th at Alan Istanbul. This project-exhibition brings Istanbul-based contemporary artists together with a selection of internationally renowned artists. The selection of works transforms the presentation of images on a bright screen into an installation with emphasis on space. Each photograph is printed […]

12.05.2015 / / ARSLAN SÜKAN

‘MyMoon’, 21C Museum, Louisville

Serkan Özkaya launched his latest project MyMoon, a free and interactive mobile app available for both Android and Apple phones, for the first time on May 4th in 21c Museum. MyMoon enables users to look at the world in a new way and experience a public art piece that employs augmented reality at the intersection of the […]

12.05.2015 / / SERKAN ÖZKAYA

‘Nicaea’, The Aldrich Museum, Connecticut

The Aldrich Museum hosts Elif Uras’ solo exhibition ‘Nicaea’, curated by Amy Smith-Stewart, between May 3rd and October 25th. Uras, for this exhibition transforms a gallery into an interior courtyard featuring domestic objects and architectural motifs, including a ceramic fountain, a tiled niche, and a large-scale tile mural. The ceramics made by Elif Uras merges […]

3.05.2015 / / ELİF URAS

‘Sculpture and Performance at Gudenau Castle’ , Gudenau Castle

Şakir Gökçebağ participates to the exhibition ‘Sculpture and Performance at Gudenau Castle’ taking place at Gudenau Castle, a lowland water castle founded in the 13th century, between the April 16th and June 21st 2015. Works by 24 international artists are installed in the entire building and the park.

16.04.2015 / / ŞAKİR GÖKÇEBAĞ

‘While You Are Surfing’, ISTANBUL’74 Karaköy

ISTANBUL’74, is pleased to present Arslan Sükan’s fifth solo show ‘While You Are Surfing’, in collaboration with GALERIST, on view between April 16th – May 24th, 2015 at ISTANBUL’74 Karakoy. Sükan’s new photographic body of work explores the conscious and unconscious gestures between the physical and digital worlds, ‘While You Are Surfing’ meets the local […]

16.04.2015 / / ARSLAN SÜKAN


:mentalKLINIK’s first solo exhibition at the Louise Alexander Gallery (Porto Cervo, Italy) titled 83% SatisfactionGuaranteed can be viewed between 25 June- 26 July 2015. “Functionality—or lack thereof—is a core aspect of :mentalKLINIK’s 83% SatisfactionGuaranteed. These objects are fantastic failures that cannot perform their duties and so leave us desperately wanting more. Each is heavy with the burden of […]

24.03.2015 / / :MENTALKLINIK

‘Rituels, Répétitions, Contraintes, Tentations’, MRAC

Nil Yalter participates to the group exhibition entitled ‘Rituels, Répétitions, Contraintes, Tentations’ taking place at MRAC between March 15th and June 7th, 2015 with her video ‘Headless Woman’. The practice of the participating artists focus on the stages of time or the gestures forming a ritual. Referecing to rituals, repetitions, constraints, tentations, in their works […]

15.03.2015 / / NİL YALTER

‘The Feminist Avant-Garde of the 1970’s’, Hamburger Kunstalle

Hamburger Kunstalle hosts the exhibition entitled ‘The Feminist Avant-Garde of the 1970’s between March 13th and May 31st, 2015. Curated by Dr. Gabriele Schor, Nil Yalter takes part with her video ‘Headless Woman’. Featuring more than 30 international women artists, this wide-ranging exhibition highlights the early days of the feminist art movement. With over 150 […]

13.03.2015 / / NİL YALTER

‘Neo-Neon’, Plato Sanat

Ali Emir Tapan participates to the group exhibition, ‘Neo-Neon’, curated by Marcus Graf, taking place at Plato Sanat between February 19 and April 19, 2015. The exhibitions aims to present a foresight of the interpretation of neon by contemporary artists. The expression ‘neo’ in front of each word stands for the new and additional signification […]

26.02.2015 / / ALİ EMİR TAPAN


Galerist is happy to announce :mentalKLINIK’s first solo exhibition in the U.S titled “Co-operation Would be Highly Appreciated,” at The SCAD Museum of Art, Georgia. Transforming the Jewel Boxes into large candy-colored reflective ‘paintings without painting,’ the duo use robotic moving lights, associated with nightclubs and concerts, that are computer programmed into an endless, looping choreography mimicking […]

24.02.2015 / / :MENTALKLINIK

‘Nil Yalter’, MOT International, London

MOT International hosts Nil Yalter’s first exhibition in London between February 6 and March 28, 2015. A key figure in the feminist art movement in France during the 1970s, Yalter’s exhibition focuses on significant installations from this period that engage with themes of gender, displacement and cultural identity. The exhibition presents a selection of her […]

6.02.2015 / / NİL YALTER

‘While You Are Surfing’, Five Eleven, New York

Arslan Sükan’s first solo exhibition in New York, While You are Surfing’, curated by Kathy Battista, was on view between January 16th – February 7th, 2015 at Five Eleven. Sukan’s new photographic body of work explores the conscious and unconscious gestures between the physical and digital worlds. In his ‘While you are Surfing’ series, Arslan […]

16.01.2015 / / ARSLAN SÜKAN

‘The Chronist’, Künstlerhaus Stuttgart

Künstlerhaus Stuttgart hosts Viron Erol Vert’s solo exhibition entitled ‘ The Chronist’ between September 24th and November 9th 2014. Through its title, the exhibition refers to the Ottoman court chronicles (vakanüvis), which are the official accounts of the imperial history, recorded by the sultan’s court chronicler. Relating this metaphor with the methodological aspects of Vert’s […]

24.09.2014 / / VİRON EROL VERT

‘Forever II’, DNA Berlin

Merve Morkoç takes part of a group exhibition, entitled ‘Forever II’, in DNA Berlin with her recent works between September 17th and October 19th, 2014.  Using a variety of techniques and materials, the artist reflects the disruption of the relationship between the figure and its living space and gathers beauty and foulness in harmony on […]

17.09.2014 /


‘Crossing The Line’, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London

Stephen Friedman Gallery hosts  Kendell Geers’ fifth exhibition following his recent major retrospective at the Haus der Kunst in Munich. ‘Crossing the Line’ presents a powerful and poetic new direction for the artist’s work. Simultaneously captivating and unnerving, Geers’ continues to push the boundaries of his practice while questioning our preconceptions of contemporary and traditional […]

9.09.2014 /


Nil Yalter’s ‘Le Chevalier d’Eon’ at Gwangju Biennale

Nil Yalter’s installation ’Le Chevalier d’Eon’ will be displayed during the 10th Edition of Gwangju Biennale, entitled ‘Burning Down the House’, curated by Jessica Morgan. ‘Burning Down the House’ , taking place between September 5 to November 9, 2014, explores the process of burning and transformation, a cycle of obliteration and renewal witnessed throughout history. […]

5.09.2014 / / NİL YALTER


Within the scope of its 10th year, Istanbul Modern presents “Plurivocality”, an exhibition investigating the interrelations between auditory and visual arts through a selection of contemporary artwork in Turkey. Exploring the close bond the visual arts have established with sound and music from past to present, “Plurivocality” reveals the special personal and social roles music plays […]

27.06.2014 / / :MENTALKLINIK

‘The Sea is My Land, Artists From the Mediterranean’, Triennale di Milano

Arslan Sükan takes part in the group exhibition ‘The Sea is My Land. Artists from the Mediterranean’ that is on view at Triennale di Milano Museum between  June 17 – August 24, 2014 with his works from the series Seascape. Curated by Francesco Bonami and Emanuela Mazzonis, the exhibition brings together the important representators of […]

17.06.2014 / / ARSLAN SÜKAN


Curated by Jerome Sans , Carpenters Workshop Gallery’s project  ‘Rock the Casbah | When Home Designed by Artists’ includes works by :mentalKLINIK and Kendell Geers. The show is on view between June 16 – 22 2014 during Design Miami / Basel.

16.06.2014 / / :MENTALKLINIK

‘The Mechanical Corps. On the Trail of Jules Verne’ , Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin

Künstlerhaus Bethanien in Berlin hosts the exhibition entitled ‘The Mechanical Corps. On the Trail of Jules Verne’ between June 6th – August 3rd 2014. Curated by Peter Lang and Christoph Tannert the exhibition exploring the paradox caused by progress and cilivizing development, includes Viron Erol Vert’s installation ‘Abraham1’.

6.06.2014 / / VİRON EROL VERT

‘Steven Tool, The Art Lover’, Cabinet Magazine

Serkan Özkaya’s ‘Steven Tool The Art Lover’ series, exhibited for the first time during the artist’s recent solo show ‘Today Was Really Yesterday’ (2014) at Galerist, has been published Cabinet Magazine’s Artist Project section. Defining himself as “an adventurist who takes fiction more seriously than his experiences and pursues the former” Serkan Özkaya focuses on […]

28.05.2014 / / SERKAN ÖZKAYA


:mentalKLINIK’s solo exhibition entitled ‘Thank You For Your Cooperation’ takes place between May 27th and July 28th at Isabel Van Den Eynde Gallery. ‘Thank You For Your Cooperation’ will be followed by the artist duo’s next solo show at Galerist in fall 2014. :mentalKLINIK play with colorful reflective surfaces, billboard type signs and rhetorical operations […]

27.05.2014 / / :MENTALKLINIK

‘Carte Blanche To Nil Yalter’, Artist Talk

Moderated by Melis Tezkan, the artist talk will take place on May 22nd ,18:00 with the kind participation of Didem Erk, Hélène Hourmat, Yasemin Özcan, Dilek Winchester and Nil Yalter.

22.05.2014 / / NİL YALTER

‘At The Crossroads 2: Contemporary Art From Istanbul To Kabul’, Sotheby’s London

Sotheby’s London ‘At The Crossroads 2: Contemporary Art from Istanbul to Kabul’, an innovative selling-exhibition organized by Sotheby’s will take place between 27 March and 1 April 2014 at Sotheby’s London. Showcasing top-end contemporary works from the countries of the Caucasus, Central Asia, Turkey and Iran, the exhibition includes works of Nil Yalter and Hussein Chalayan. […]

12.03.2014 / / HUSSEIN CHALAYAN

“The Divine Comedy: Heaven, Hell, Purgatory revisited by Contemporary African Artists”, Museum for Moderne Künst Frankurt

Kendell Geers and Youssef Nabil will be participationg to “The Divine Comedy: Heaven, Hell, Purgatory revisited by Contemporary African Artists”, at the Museum for Moderne Künst Frankurt  which will serve as a stage for Dante’s Divine Commedy. On three floors, one each devoted to heaven, hell and purgatory, works in a variety of media will […]

12.03.2014 /


‘One and Three Pasta’, Postmasters Gallery, New York

Serkan Özkaya and  George L.Legendre’s  ‘One and Three Pasta’ entitled installation which was exhibited for the first time as  part of  the group exhibition,  ‘Le Jardin de la Spéculation Cosmique’ curated by Fatos Üstek at Galerist, can now be seen at New York Postmasters Gallery between 15 march and 19 April 2014. The gallery space […]

12.03.2014 / / SERKAN ÖZKAYA

‘There Is A Madness In My Mind’, Gülin and Emre Dökmeci Art Collection, CerModern, Ankara

Gülin and Emre Dökmeci’s Modern Art Collection created in a period of 20 years will  be exhibited for the first time in CerModern between 27th February and 20th April of 2014. The collection is coming to light with a special anthology in the Ali Akay’s curatorship. The exhibition entitled “There is a madness in my mind” features contemporary […]

27.02.2014 / / ALİ EMİR TAPAN

‘Ruffneck Constructivists’, Institut Of Contemporary Art, University Of Pennsylvania

‘Ruffneck  Constructivists’, a group exhibition curated by Kara Walker, brings together Kendell Geers and other 10 international artists in order to define a contemporary manifestation on urban architecture and change. On view in ICA’s First Floor Space from February 12 through August 17, 2014, the exhibition features sculpture, photography, and video. The interaction between these very divergent […]

12.02.2014 /


‘Neighbours’, İstanbul Modern

Nil Yalter’s installation and video work, Nomad’s Tent will be featured in ‘Neighbors: Contemporary Narratives from Turkey and Beyond,’ at Istanbul Modern. The exhibition brings together artists from neighboring geographies that have historical, political, and cultural ties with Turkey: the Balkans, the Caucasus, and the Middle East. ‘Neighbors’ explores practices that relate to social life in the […]

24.12.2013 / / NİL YALTER

‘Are You As Great As My Shade?’, CerModern, Ankara

The opening of the exhibition Are You As Great As My Shade? takes place at Hub, the recently-launched contemporary art space within CerModern, on the 17th of December. The exhibition brings together some of the well-known artists of the contemporary art scene in Istanbul; Arda Yalkın, Hande Şekerciler, Ali İbrahim Öcal, Guido Casaretto, Ayça Telgeren […]

17.12.2013 / / AYÇA TELGEREN

‘Endoambivalenz Christmas / Plastikove Vanoce’, Kwadrat, Berlin

The works of Viron Erol Vert are featured in a group exhibition, ‘Endoambilavenz Christmas/Plastikove Vanoce’, at Kwadrat in Berlin. Curated by Peter Land and Pavel Vancat, these two exhibitions, which are only slightly different in context and content, take place in two galleries; one in Prague and the other one in Berlin. The exhibitions present […]

7.12.2013 / / VİRON EROL VERT

‘Minus Green’, Galleri 0047, Oslo

Viron Erol Vert’s work titled “Mercury Reversed” is part of  the group exhibition ‘Minus Green’, which takes place in Galleri 0047, Oslo. The exhibition presents a narration of alienated creatures distanced from stereotyped aesthetic images. In this exhibition, curated and produced by Daisuke Kosugi and Ina Hagen, the textile work of Viron Erol Vert, is […]

28.10.2013 / / VİRON EROL VERT

‘While/Stocks/Last’, Beyoğlu Zografyon High School

While / Stocks / Last, an installation by Viron Erol Vert will be on view from September 14th to October 22nd in the garden of Beyoglu Zografyon Highschool. The project, which is an oversized replica of a typical counter of a travelling merchant, was realized by Vert in collaboration with doorandmountainproject, Greek Community Foundations Society, […]

12.09.2013 / / VİRON EROL VERT

Galerist in Collaboration with French Institute

French Institute, Istanbul will be presenting the video works by Seza Paker and Nil Yalter in collaboration with Galerist, on the occasion of 13th Istanbul Biennial. “Untitled (Park)” (2011) by Seza Paker will be on view together with “Harem” (1979), “Shaman” (1979) and “Lord Byron meets Shaman Woman” (2009) by Nil Yalter.

11.09.2013 / / NİL YALTER

‘Premiere of Mirage’ at Postmasters Gallery, New York

Postmasters Gallery, New York opened their new Tribeca space with the premier of “Mirage”, Serkan Özkaya’s new video installation. The installation, which was shown between July 30th – August 3rd, gives permanence to the instant of an airplane’s passage by using its shadow as the only object. As a man-made machine, the airplane has been […]

30.07.2013 / / SERKAN ÖZKAYA

‘The Sea is My Land’, MAXXI, Roma

Arslan Sükan takes part  in the group exhibition ‘The Sea is My Land. Artists from the Mediterranean’ that is on view at Roma MAXXI Museum between  July 4 – September 29, 2013 with his works from the series Seascape. Curated by Francesco Bonami and Emanuela Mazzonis, the exhibition brings together important representators of video and […]

4.07.2013 / / ARSLAN SÜKAN

‘Palm Trees, Palms And Palmettes’, Musée Massena, Nice

Youssef Nabil takes part in the group exhibition titled ‘Palm Trees, Palms and Palmettes’ in Musée Massena, Nice. The exhibition explores the relation of Nice and Matisse through the works of participating artists, influenced by the form of the signature palm trees around Villa Masséna, which is considered as one of the most significant residences […]

21.06.2013 / / YOUSSEF NABIL

Hot Spot Istanbul, Museum Haus Konstrüktiv, Zürih

Works by Arslan are on view in ‘Hot Spot Istanbul’, exhibition curated by Dorothea Strauss at Museum Haus Konstruktiv, Zürich between June 6 and September 22 2013.  The project’s starting point is the development of Turkish abstract, concrete, conceptual and contemporary art  since the end of the 1940s and the impact. The exhibition includes works […]

6.06.2013 / / ARSLAN SÜKAN

‘Tea With Nefertiti’, L’Institut Du Monde Arabe, Paris

Works by Youssef Nabil are included in the exhibition titled “Tea with Nefertiti” in L’Institut Du Monde Arabe in Paris. Taking the metaphoric elements of the Nefertiti bust and the comparative history of Egyptian Museum since 19th century under consideration, the exhibition focuses on display tecniques, cultural representation and institutional critique as a way of […]

23.04.2013 / / YOUSSEF NABIL

‘Safar/Voyage: Contemporary Works By Arab, Iranian And Turkish Artists’, The Museum Of Anthropology, Vancouver

Works by Youssef Nabil are on view in an exhibition titled “Safar/Voyage” in the Museum of Anthropolgy, Vancouver. This comprehensive exhibition curated by Dr. Fereshteh Daftari, of MOMA, NY includes works by contemporary Arab, Iranian and Turkish artists. The exhibition includes works by 16 international artists including Adel Abidin, Nazgol Ansarinia, Kutlug Ataman, Mona Hatoum, […]

20.04.2013 / / YOUSSEF NABIL


Curator: Marlies Wirth Florist: Jérémy Martin (Paris) Sound: Orkun Şentürk & :mentalKLINIK MAK NITE Lab, MAK Columned Main Hall MAK- Austrian Museum of Applied Arts / Contemporary Art FRESHCUT invites its audience to the flowers’ enchanting world of small wonders and transforms them into actors of an augmented cinematic reality. Bringing under the magnifier a […]

26.03.2013 / / :MENTALKLINIK

Elif Uras’ ‘Janet (Mihrisah Sultan) at Shanghai Biennale

Elif Uras’  ceramic sculpture ‘Janet (Mihrisah Sultan)’ was exhibited in the Istanbul Pavillion during the Shanghai Biennale, consists of a life-size replica of an 18th century chair imported to Turkey from France for use in Ottoman palaces, around the time when Turks were moving from the low seating cushions (“sedir”), into the more westernized high […]

1.10.2012 / / ELİF URAS