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Gülsün Karamustafa  1946, TR

(Gulsun Karamustafa)
Rank (2014): 911 

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Video, Installation

to top Most exhibitions in:

Turkey 29
Germany 26
Austria 20
USA 11
Italy 8

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Artist Rank
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Hüseyin Alptekin  5419 19
Hale Tenger  4039 18
Halil Altindere  1435 15

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  Rodeo Gallery, Turkey 5
  Gallery Apel, Turkey 4

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1946 Born in Ankara (TR)

Lives and works in Istanbul (TR)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 151  Please report missing Information

until 7.12.
Description and image  31ª São Paulo Biennial - Bienal de Sao Paulo, São Paulo Send message

until 9.11.
   10th Gwangju Biennale - Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju Send message

until 26.10.
   Kunst/Geschichten - Museum der Moderne, Salzburg Send message


to top Solo shows   20

   A Promised Exhibition - SALT Beyoğlu, Istanbul

   Gülsün Karamustafa - The Apartment Building - National Museum of Contemporary Art - EMST, Athens

   Anti-Hamam Confessions - Rodeo Gallery, Istanbul
Description and image ifa-Galerie BerlinGülsün Karamustafa - Etiquette - ifa-Galerie Berlin, Berlin Send message
   Gülsün Karamustafa - The Monument and the Child - Kupferstichkabinett der Akademie der bildenden Künste Wien, Vienna
   Gülsün Karamustafa - The Monument and the Child - xhibit - Ausstellungsräume der Akademie der bildenden Künste Wien, Vienna
   Gülsün Karamustafa - Etiquette - ifa-Galerie Stuttgart, Stuttgart

   Opening - Rodeo Gallery, Istanbul

   Gülsün Karamustafa - Siyah Beyaz Art Gallery, Ankara
   Gülsün Karamustafa - Konsthall C, Hökarängen
   Gülsün Karamustafa - Mobile Stages - Salzburger Kunstverein, Salzburg
   Gülsün Karamustafa - Bosporus 1954 - Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn

   Memory of a square (perceived from an interior), 2005 - Museum Villa Stuck, Munich
   Gülsün Karamustafa - memory of a square - Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel
   Gulsun Karamustafa - Black and White Visions - Prometeogallery, Milan

   Fragmenting / Fragments - Proje4L/Elgiz Museum of Contemporary Art, Istanbul
   vaat edilmiş resimler - Gallery Apel, Istanbul
   Galata - Genova - Galleria Alberto Peola, Turin

   vaat edilmiş resimler - Gallery Apel, Istanbul

   toprak ve lif 2000 - Gallery Apel, Istanbul


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   Artevida (Política) - MAM - Museu de Arte Moderna Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
   Geste - Württembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart
   Ökonomie Der Aufmerksamkeit - Kunsthalle Wien (Museumsquartier), Vienna
   Meeting Points 7 - 21er Haus, Vienna
Description and image  The Best Of Times, The Worst Of Times Revisited - CAC | Chronus Art Center, Shanghai

   New Continent - A Selection From the Video Collection of the Istanbul Museum of Modern Art - Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai
   Nezaket Ekici, Gülsün Karamustafa, Şükran Moral - Three Turkish Video Artists / Crlab - Winkleman Gallery / Curatorial Research Lab, New York City, NY
   4th Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary - Old Intersections make it new 2 - Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki
Description  Selected Videos From The 1st Kiev Biennale: The Best Of Times, The Worst Of Times - SALT Beyoğlu, Istanbul
   The unanswered question. iskele 2 - - Tanas, Berlin (closed, 2013)
   The Unanswered Question. İskele2 - NBK - Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin
Description and image  The Best of Times, The Worst of Times Revisited: Selected Videos From The 1st Kiev Biennale - MOMENTUM, Berlin
   Good Girls. Memory Desire Power - National Museum of Contemporary Art (MNAC), Bucharest
Description and image  Trade Routes - - Hauser & Wirth, London (closed, 2013)

   Terra Mediterranea – In Crisis Exhibition - The Nicosia Municipal Arts Centre, Nicosia
Description  Arsenale 2012 - ARSENALE - Ukrainian Biennale of Contemporary Art, Kiev
   Care Crisis - Futura, Prague
   Spotlights - Video • Kunst - Sammlung Essl - Kunsthaus, Klosterneuburg

   Constellation (or the inspiration show) - Rodeo Gallery, Istanbul
   some-care-some-less - Extraspazio, Rome
   Seven New Works - Borusan Contemporary, Istanbul
   Dream and Reality - Istanbul Modern, Istanbul
   Becoming Istanbul - SALT Beyoğlu, Istanbul
   Double Crescent - C24, New York City, NY
   Battle, Power and Faith - Museum of Anatolian Civilizations, Ankara
Description and image  Singapore Biennale 2011 - Singapore Biennale, Singapore

   Sharing Waters - Depo, Istanbul
Description  Live Cinema/In the Round: Contemporary Art from the East Mediterranean - Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
Description and image  When Ideas Become Crime - Depo, Istanbul
Description  Tarjama/Translation - Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Ithaca, NY
   Sinopale 3 - Sinopale - International Sinop Biennial, Sinop
Description  Starter Works from the Vehbi Koç Foundation Contemporary Art Collection - ARTER - space for art, Istanbul
   A Dream...but not Yours: Contemporary Art from Turkey - National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC
   tanzimat - - Augarten Contemporary, Vienna (closed, 2011)
Description and image  Quartet–Four Biennials Reflected in Prints - International Centre of Graphic Arts (MGLC), Ljubljana

   Play Van Abbe - Part 1 - The Game and the Players - Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven
   Istanbul Modern Berlin - Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin
   Black Little Curly Hair - Kappatos Gallery, Athens
Description and image  City_net Asia 2009 - Seoul Museum of Art (SeMA), Seoul
   Mobile Archive - Art in General, New York City, NY
   Who killed the Painting? - Weserburg | Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen
   Emotional Community - Monitor, Rome
   CULTURE INDUSTRY - VOX, Iera Odos 16, Keramikos
   Rebelle - Kunst & Feminisme 1969 - 2009 - Museum voor Moderne Kunst Arnhem - MMKA, Arnhem
Description and image  Tarjama/Translation - Queens Museum of Art (QMA), New York City, NY
   The view from elsewhere - Sherman Contemporary Art Foundation - SCAF, Sydney, NSW
   From Place to Place, Part 2 - New Acquisitions and Projects - Skissernas museum - The Museum of Public Art, Lund

Description and image  11th International Cairo Biennale - International Cairo Biennale, Giza
   Close to home - Georgian National Museum Tbilisi History Museum, Tbilisi
   „Who killed the painting?“ Werke aus der Sammlung Block im Neuen Museum in Nürnberg - Neues Museum - Staatliches Museum für Kunst und Design in Nürnberg, Nuremberg
   RO-MD/Moldova in Two Scenarios - [KSA: K] Center for Contemporary Art, Chisinau
   Close To Home - International Exhibition of Photography and Video Art - Armenian Center for Contemporary Experimental Art - ACCEA, Yerevan
   49th October Salon - Oktobarski Salon / October Salon, Belgrade
   if tomorrow never comes - Rodeo Gallery, Istanbul
   The 3rd Guangzhou Triennial - Guangzhou Triennial, Guangzhou, Guangdong
   OPEN SKY. Räume jenseits ihrer Praxis - Kunstverein Medienturm, Graz
   Triennale - Triennale Bovisa, Milan
   Candid Stories - Insa Art Space, Seoul

   Türkisch Delight - Galerie der Stadt Backnang, Backnang
   Türkisch Delight - Städtische Galerie Nordhorn, Nordhorn
   This Then That - Rodeo Gallery, Istanbul
Description and image Galerie im TaxispalaisThere is no border...* - Galerie im Taxispalais, Innsbruck Send message
   The Space Between - The Petach Tikva Museum of Art, Petach Tikva
  P74 Center and GallerySuitcase Illuminated#5 Parallel Economies - P74 Center and Gallery, Ljubljana Send message
   Passion for Art - 35 Jahre Essl Museum - Sammlung Essl - Kunsthaus, Klosterneuburg

   Wahre Bilder - FO.KU.S - Foto Kunst Stadtforum, Innsbruck
Description  THE 1980s - A TOPOLOGY - Museu Serralves - Museu de Arte Contemporânea, Porto
   Contemporary Art from the Bosphorus - Villa Manin. Centro d'arte contemporanea, Codroipo, UD
   47th October Salon - Oktobarski Salon / October Salon, Belgrade
Description  Art Without Borders - Armenian Center for Contemporary Experimental Art - ACCEA, Yerevan
   Soleil Noir - Salzburger Kunstverein, Salzburg
Description and image  The Grand Promenade - National Museum of Contemporary Art - EMST, Athens
   Why Pictures Now - Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig - MUMOK , Vienna
   People Land State - The Israeli Center for Digital Art, Holon
   NowHere Europe - Trans:it. Moving Culture Through Europe - National Museum of Contemporary Art (MNAC), Bucharest

Description and image  ATTITUDE 2005 - Cultural Center “Magaza”, Bitola
   Threat Zone - TPS - Triangle Project Space, San Antonio, TX
   EindhovenIstanbul - Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven
   Projekt Migartion - Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne
   Centre of Gravity - Istanbul Modern, Istanbul
   Contour - 2nd Biennial for Video Art - Contour - Biennial for Video Art, Mechelen
   5. Cetinje Biennale - Cetinje Biennale of Visual Arts, Cetinje
Description  Gegenwartskunst vom Balkan aus der Sammlung Essl - Österreichisches Kulturforum - Rakouské kulturní fórum, Prague
   SomeStories - Magazin4 - Bregenzer Kunstverein, Bregenz
Description  Karou Arima - How latitudes become forms - Arte en la era global - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey MARCO, Monterrey, NL
   ...Art for 2 - - Platform Garanti Contemporary Art Center, Istanbul (closed, 2010)

   PATHOS/GEFÜHLE - Basis Frankfurt, Frankfurt/Main
   How Latitudes Become Forms. Arte en la era global - Museo Tamayo, Mexico City
Description  Ethnic Marketing - Centre d´Art Contemporain Geneve, Geneva
   1 Bienal Internacionál de Arte Contemporaneo de Sevilla - BIACS - Fundación Bienal Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo de Sevilla, Sevilla
Description and image  How Latitudes Become Forms: Art in a Global Age - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX
   Exciting Europe - Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst - GfZK, Leipzig
Description  Flexibilität als Richtlinie für Kultur, Wirtschaft und Politik - Kunstverein Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg
Description and image  Call me ISTANBUL ist mein Name - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
   Ko to tamo pjeva? - Art Gallery of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Sarajevo

   8. Bienal de La Habana - La Bienal de La Habana, Havana
Description and image  In den Schluchten des Balkan - Eine Reportage - Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel
   How Latitudes Become Forms: Art in a Global Age - Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin
Description and image  Blut & Honig - Zukunft ist am Balkan - Sammlung Essl - Kunsthaus, Klosterneuburg
Description and image  50th International Art Exhibition Venice Biennale / Biennale di Venezia - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
   Breaking the Law - Sparwasser H Q - Forum for contemporary art, Berlin
   Here - - Platform Garanti Contemporary Art Center, Istanbul (closed, 2010)
   How Latitudes Become Forms: Art in a Global Age - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN

   Routes - Grazer Kunstverein, Graz
Description and image  in search of Balkania - Neue Galerie Graz - Universalmuseum Joanneum, Graz
   Babel 2002 - National Museum of Contemporary Art Korea, Gwacheon
   3 + 1: Drei Künstlerinnen aus Istanbul - Galerie Inge Baecker, Bad Münstereifel

   Halil Altindere, Tuncay Boztepe, Gülsün Karamustafa & Miriam Rhomberg - Künstlerhaus Palais Thurn & Taxis BV:BKV, Bregenz
   Becoming a Place - Proje4L/Elgiz Museum of Contemporary Art, Istanbul
   Lost and Found - Apexart, New York City, NY
   Im Zeichen der Stadt; Zeitgenössische Kunst aus der Türkei - Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn

Description and image  Negociations - CRAC - Centre Régional d'Art Contemporain de Sète, Sète
   Trans-actions, ou les nouveaux commerces de l’art - Galerie Art & Essai, Rennes
Description  Erken bahar - Kunsthallen Nikolaj, Copenhagen
   3rd Gwangju Biennale - Man+Space - Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju

   Multiples for Body and Soul - - Borusan Sanat Galerisi / Borusan Art Gallery, Istanbul (closed, 2006)
   stills, cuts & fragments... Aktuelle türkische Kunst - ifa-Galerie Stuttgart, Stuttgart
   ULEMA - Hohenthal und Bergen, Berlin
   "Dream City"-ein Münchener Gemeinschaftsprojekt - Kunstverein München, Munich
Description and image Galerie im TaxispalaisFreizeit und Überleben / Leisure and Survival - Galerie im Taxispalais, Innsbruck Send message

   damak - Gallery Apel, Istanbul
   moneynations@acces - Shedhalle, Zurich
   Echolot oder neun Fragen an die Peripherie - Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel

   Kültür - Shedhalle, Zurich

Description  4. International İstanbul Biennial - International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul
   Aussendienst - Shedhalle, Zurich

   3. International İstanbul Biennial - International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul

   2. International İstanbul Biennial - International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul


 Dealer Directory  2


 Gallery Apel, Istanbul
 Rodeo Gallery, Istanbul


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 Essl Museum - Kunst der Gegenwart, Klosterneuburg


 Borusan Contemporary, Istanbul
 The Dağhan Özil Collection, Istanbul
 Istanbul Modern, Istanbul
 Proje4L - Elgiz Museum of Contemporary Art, Istanbul


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