CV



Sümer Sayın

Education
1985 born in Istanbul
2003-2007 Marmara University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Painting Department, Istanbul
2005-2006 Ecole Nationale des Beaux Arts de Lyon, Erasmus
2008-2010 Oslo National Academy of the Arts (KHIO), Master of Fine Arts

Awards and Prizes
2010 Bolu International Artist in Residence Program by Among Other Things, Turkey
2009 Res Artis Award in Skopje Biennial 2009, Artist in Residence program in New York by freeDimensional
2009 Artist in Residency in Wasan Island, Canada, by freeDimensional
2008 KUNO grant, workshop at Valand School of Art, Gothenburg

Solo Exhibitions
2012 For A Moment, Art ON, Istanbul
2010 Reverse Angle, Akershus Kunstsenter, Oslo
2010 2,5 D, Soapbox Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
2010 Chronic Longing For A Way Out, Gallery 21.24, Oslo
2009 The Third Option, Gallery 21.25, Oslo
2008 Within the System, One Night Only Gallery, Oslo

Group Exhibitions
2012 Sinopale 4, Turkey
2012 Coca-Cola Red Gallery, Istanbul
2011 Crossroads, Art ON, Istanbul
2011 The Knowledge Series 1 / Production, Plato Sanat, Istanbul
2011 Kat/Fold, Proje 4L, Elgiz Museum of Contemporary Art, Istanbul
2010 Gittikce, Simotas Building, Istanbul
2010 The Bibliotheca Alexandrina 4th International Biennale for the Artists Book, Egypt
2009 Sympathy for the Devil, Contemporary Art Museum, Oslo
2009 Herre I Eget Hus, Galleri BOA, Oslo
2009 Skopje Biennale 0909
2008 Athens Video Art Festival, Greece
2007 Borders and Orbits Contest Exhibition, Siemens Art Gallery, Istanbul
2007 Nothing Is Alright, Apartment Project, Istanbul
2006 Everything Is Gonna Be Alright, Apartment Project, Istanbul