CV

YASEMİN ÖZCAN

  • 1974 Istanbul
  • Lives and works in Istanbul

EDUCATION

  • 1997 Mimar Sinan University – Fine Arts Academy, Ceramics Department, Istanbul-TR

ARTIST RESIDENCY, AWARDS

  • 2019 Artist-in-Residence Stipend Istanbul-Berlin, nGbK-Depo, Berlin-GER
  • 2012 Cité Internationale des Arts Artist Residence, Paris-FR
  • 2009 Can Xalant Center for Contemporary Art, Artist Exchange Programme Mataro-ES
  • 2006 Transfer project, Artist Exchange Programme, North Ren Westfalia-GER
  • 2006 Poyraz, set decoration in cooperation with Budak Akalın, selected for the short film showcase of 59th Cannes Film Festival, Cannes-FR
  • 2005 Sarkis Discussion School, Aksanat, Istanbul-TR
  • 2001 21st Contemporary Artists Exhibition, Success Award, Istanbul-TR
  • 1998 59. State Ceramics Competition, Success Award, Ankara-TR
  • 1996 57. State Ceramics Competition, Success Award, Ankara-TR

ARTIST TALKS, WORKSHOPS

  • 2018 Ambiguous boundaries, Yasemin Özcan & Ege Kanar, Geniş Açı Project Office-DEPO, Istanbul-TR
  • 2018 Füreya: Ceramics from a Studio Practice to the Public Space, Füreya Project, Istanbul-TR
  • 2017 10th Anniversary Symposium, Boğaziçi University Peace Education Application and Research Center, Istanbul
  • 2017 You&I with Elmas Deniz, 5533 İ.M.Ç., Istanbul-TR
  • 2016 Music and Psychoanalysis /7, Istanbul Psychoanalytical Association, Aynalı Geçit, Istanbul-TR
  • 2015 Workshop: Put, Place, Match with Serra Müderrisoğlu A Century of Centuries, SALT Beyoğlu, Istanbul-TR
  • 2015 The World is Spinning, Conversation with Özge Ersoy, SALT Beyoğlu https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M_08XR6KG7A&t=2052s
  • 2015 Talks on Video Art, with Yavuz Parlar, Pera Museum, Istanbul https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lNwnui-JFrk
  • 2015 Architecture Theory and Criticism, ITU, Istanbul https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BslwSoFh6QU
  • 2014 Moving Image, Artinternational Art Fair, Istanbul
  • 2014 Carte Blanche to Nil Yalter, Galerist, Istanbul
  • 2014 Learned Helplessness, Bergsen & Bergsen Gallery, Istanbul
  • 2013 Giving Form to The Impatience of Liberty, with Banu Cennetoğlu WKW, Stuttgart-GRE
  • 2013 Açık Masa, with Ceren Özselçuk, Depo, Istanbul
  • 2013 Project Biennial D-0 ARK Underground Biennale,Tesis D-0 Sarajevo/B&A
  • 2010 Second Exhibition, in collaboration with Banu Cennetoğlu   ARTER, Istanbul-TR
  • 2010 Little Gestures of Cooperation, Dialogue Forum, Cezayir, Istanbul-TR
  • 2009 Best Case Scenario, Manzara-Perspectives, Istanbul-TR
  • 2009 Artist Talk, Can Xalant Center for Contemporary Art, Mataro-ES
  • 2007 Transfer, Artist Talk, Ludwig Forum Museum, Aachen-GRE

LECTURE PERFORMANCE

  • 2017 The Heart of the Flâneuse, French Cultural Center, Istanbul-TR http://bulten.iksv.org/limonatagibihava.pdf
  • 2016 Naming is Death, in collaboration with Sena Başöz PRODUCE 3, Istanbul-TR
  • 2015 Art and Healing, in collaboration with Sena Başöz SPOT Projects, Istanbul-TR

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

  • 2016 Dead-end of Bliss, .artSümer, Istanbul-TR
  • 2012 What is it that you’re worried about?, in collaboration with Banu Cennetoğlu, RODEO, Istanbul-TR
  • 2009 Threehundredandone, Apartment Project, Tünel, Istanbul-TR
  • 2004 Elmaslı Apt., Elmaslı Apartment, Tünel, Istanbul

SELECTED EXHIBITION

  • 2017 Flâneuses, French Cultural Center, Istanbul-TR
  • 2017 Floating Tactics After a Sunken Island, Daire Sanat, Istanbul
  • 2017 Printed’17, The Multiplier Effect Mixer, Istanbul
  • 2017 Ways Out From The World, Cappadox, Nevşehir-TR
  • 2017 Harbor, Istanbul Modern, Istanbul
  • 2017 The Beauty of Concept, Plato Sanat, Istanbul
  • 2016 A Sharp Cliff After A Soft Landing, Gaia Gallery, Istanbul
  • 2016 stay with me, Corridor project space-Amsterdam
  • 2016 stay with me, Kunstraum MOM-Hamburg/GER
  • 2015 stay with me, Aparman Project Berlin, DEPO, Istanbul
  • 2015 stay with me, Museums Weserburg, Bremen-GRE
  • 2015 Kiev, Moscow and Beyond – 20 years of springerin, DEPO-Istanbul
  • 2015 A Century of Centuries, SALTBeyoğlu, Istanbul-TR
  • 2015 Are you talking to me?, Wilhelm Hack Museum, Ludwigshafen-GRE
  • 2014 stay with me, Apartman Project Berlin, Berlin-GRE
  • 2014 Artists Pick Artists, .artsümer, Istanbul
  • 2014 Sinopale 5, Clusters and Crystals: Observing at Point Zero, Sinop-TR
  • 2014 this secret world that exists right there in public, Rampa, Istanbul
  • 2014 Carte Blanche to Nil Yalter, Galerist, Istanbul
  • 2014 Learned Helplessness, Bergsen & Bergsen Gallery, Istanbul
  • 2014 What Is It That You Are Worried About?, RODEO, Istanbul
  • 2013 Giving Form to The Impatience of Liberty, WKV, Stuttgart-GRE
  • 2013 Unrest of Form/Imagining the Political Subject, Secession, Vienna-AT
  • 2013 Project Biennial D-0 ARK Underground Biennale, Tesis D-0, Sarajevo
  • 2013 Sail Away, We Must!, CDA projects, Istanbul
  • 2012 Turkish Art New and Superb, Tanas, Berlin-GRE
  • 2011 Exhibition: Apricot City A4, DEPO, Istanbul
  • 2011 Fanzine: Apricot City A4, Leaf, 7th issue, Istanbul
  • 2011 Where Fire Has Struck, HRFT 20th Anniversary, DEPO, Istanbul
  • 2010 Second Exhibition, ARTER, Istanbul
  • 2010 it’s in my nature!, Kasa Galeri, Istanbul
  • 2009 Best Case Scenario, Manzara-Perspectives, Istanbul
  • 2009 Unfair Provocation, Hafriyat Karaköy, Istanbul
  • 2009 I am not there, CCS BARD, New York-USA
  • 2008 Save As…, Triennale Bovisa, Milano-ITL
  • 2008 accumulated: put aside, left aside, 5533 i.M.Ç., Istanbul
  • 2008 Video-Ist, Goethe Institute, Istanbul
  • 2007 Transfer Türkiye-NRW, santralistanbul, Bilgi University, Istanbul
  • 2007 Video-Ist, Istanbul Modern Cinema, Istanbul
  • 2007 From Owner With Views, Ortaköy, Istanbul
  • 2007 Transfer Türkiye-NRW, Ludwig Forum Müseum, Aachen-GRE
  • 2007 Transfer Türkiye-NRW, Bochum Museum, Bochum-GRE
  • 2007 Transfer Türkiye-NRW, Kunsthalle Münster-GRE
  • 2006 Tr-answer, Jülicher Str., Aachen-GRE
  • 2006 Meltem of Istanbul, Project 4L, Istanbul
  • 2006 Distilled, K2 Contemporary Art Center, Izmir-TR
  • 2005 Between Two Sides, Aykut Barka Ferry, Istanbul
  • 2005 Art-Actually, Galata-Istanbul
  • 2005 LabPlace, with Philippine Hoegen, Tünel, Istanbul
  • 2005 1000 Lies of Identity, Siemens Sanat, Istanbul
  • 2004 Elmaslı Apt. Elmaslı Apartment, Tünel, Istanbul
  • 2003 What’s Missing?, Karşı Sanat, Istanbul
  • 2003 Families Only, Karşı Sanat, Istanbul
  • 2003 XX2., 22. Contemporary Artists Exhibition, Aksanat, Istanbul
  • 2002 In Image We Trust 2, DSM, Diyarbakır
  • 2002 New Suggestions – New Proposals 8, Borusan Sanat Galerisi, Istanbul
  • 2001 21. Contemporary Artists Exhibition, AKM, Istanbul
  • 1998 19. Contemporary Artists Exhibition, AKM, Istanbul
  • 1997 Kaos, Youth Action 3, Tüyap, Istanbul

SELECTED WRITINGS