Yesim Akdeniz

1978,Turkey
lives and works in Istanbul, Turkey

1998-2002 Art Academy Düsseldorf, Germany
2002-2004 deAteliers stipendium Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2006-2007 Peter Mertes stipendium, Bonnerkunstverein, Bonn, Germany
2010 studio residency at Platform lstanbul, Turkey
Solo exhibitions
2016 ''Club Dystopia'' Pi Artworks Istanbul, Turkey
2015 ''The Secret Life Of My Coffee Table'' Pi Artworks London, UK
2014 ''Those Opposing and Those Sympathizing'' Dirimart, Istanbul, Turkey
2011 ''A Dream Within a Dream'' PAK Kunstverein, Hamburg, Germany
2011 ''The Tell-Tale Heart'' Dirimart, Istanbul, Turkey
2011 ''Ulalume'' Fons Welters, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2009 ''A World Full of Lies'' Galerist, Istanbul, Turkey
2008 ''The New Professionals'' Fons Welters, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2007 ''Sterblichkeit hat ihren Preis'' Produzentengalerie, Hamburg, Germany
2007 ''Trying to Grow'' Peter Mertes Stipendium 2006, BonnerKunsverein, Bonn, Germany
2006 ''The Man'' West London Projects, London, UK
2005 Open Space / Art Cologne, Germany
2005 ''Atlas Shrugged'' Galerist, Istanbul, Turkey
2005 Tue Greenfort ? Yesim Akdeniz Graf : curated by Nicolas Schafhausen,
Beaumontpublic + Königbloc, Luxembourg
2002 ''Cocaine Nights'' Galerie Klinkhammer und Metzner, Düsseldorf, Germany
2000 ''Hotel' Villa de Bank, Enschede, The Netherlands

Selected Group Exhibitions
2016 ''Future Landscape(s)'' Laurence Bernard, Geneva, Switzerland
2015 ''German Promises'' Ornis A. Gallery, Amsterdam,The Netherlands
2015 ''Sanat International'' 12 Star Gallery, London, UK
2013 ''Le peintre de la vie moderne'' Jochen Hempel, Leipzig, Germany
2013 ''Signs Taken in Wonder'' Museum für angewandtekunst/ MAK, Vienna, Austria
2013 ''Wir Drei'' Guggenheim Gallery, Los Angeles, USA
2012 ''Sexy Boyfriend'' Jb Jurve, Los Angeles, USA
2012 ''Reality Terror'' Depo, Istanbul, Turkey
2012 ''Encounters: Turkish Contemporary Art in Korea'' Seoul, Korea
2012 ''Who Left What Behind'' Plevne, Bulgaria / Ankara,Turkey
2011 ''Soft City'' curated by Nihan Çetinkaya, publicsphere, Istanbul, Turkey
2011 ''Confessions of a Dangerous Mind'' Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
2008 ''Between the Lines'' Elisabeth Kaufmann, Zurich, Switzerland
2008 ''18'' Center, Berlin, Germany
2007 ''Wunderbare Begebenheinten und andere Maerchen'' General Public, Berlin,
Germany
2007 ''Less is more ? More could be less'' Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
2007 ''Cultural Confusion'' Elisabeth Kaufmann, Zurich, Switzerland
2006 ''Auch das unnatuerlichste ist die Natur'' Michael Neff, Frankfurt, Germany
2006 ''Wild at Heart'' KunstRai, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2005 ''Le peintre de la vie moderne'' Museum de Paviljoens, Almere, The Netherlands
2005 ''Regarding Düsseldorf'' 701 e. V. Düsseldorf, Germany
2004 ''20/20 Vision'' Stedelijk Museum CS, The Netherlands
2003 ''Deutchemalereizweitausenddrei'' KunstvereinFrankfurt, Germany

Yesim Akdeniz represented by PI Artworks Istanbul/London


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