Né en 1970 à Ankara / Born 1970 in Ankara

 

Vit et travaille à Londres et New York / Lives and works in London and New York

 

 

Education :

 

2003     Delphina Studio Trust Award, London

 

1997     MFA, The School of the Art Institute, Chicago

 

1996     MA Erasmus, Royal College of Art, London

 

1996     The American Institute of Architects Chicago Awards, First Place, Chicago

 

1995     MFA, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago Trustee Merit Awards, Chicago

 

1993     BFA, Bilkent University, Ankara

 

 

Expositions personnelles (sélection) / Selected Solo Exhibitions :

 

2010     Galerie Bob von Orsow, Zürich

 

Coming Home, Alison Jacques London

 

2009     Reincarnation, Galerist, Istanbul

 

2007     Definition, Galerist, Istanbul

 

They Call It Love, I Call It Madness, Galerie Bob von Orsouw, Zürich

 

Haluk Akakçe, Bernier Eliades Gallery, Athens

 

Moving Trough the Looking Glass, Maison Louis Vuitton, Paris

 

They Call It Love, I Call It Madness, Deitch Projects, New York, book launch

 

2006     Sky is the Limit, Viva Vision Screen, Las Vegas, Creative Time NY in collaboration with the City of Las Vegas Arts Commission and the Freemont Street Experience, public installation to commemorate the 100th anniversary of City of Las Vegas, cat.

 

I Wish I Was..., Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin, cat.

 

2005     Video Installations: Haluk Akakçe, Sheldon Memorial Art Museum, Lincoln, Nebraska

 

Panorámica, Museo Tamayo Arte Contemporaneo, Mexico City

 

Tomorrow is Another Day, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin

 

2004     Birth of Art, Art Now / Light Box, Tate Britain, London

 

Missing Piece, The Approach, London

 

Come To Me And The World Will Be Ours Tonight, Galleria Massimo De Carlo, Milano

 

Blind Date, Nogueras Blanchard, Barcelona

 

Abstract Emotions / Transmental World, Galerist, Istanbul

 

2003     Filme, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin (avec / with Darren Almond, Craig Kalpakjian, Sarah Morris and Paul Morrison)

 

Perfect Coincidence, The Drawing Room, London

 

Art Unlimited, Art 34, Basel

 

Animate Me N°3, Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Basel

 

Haluk AkakçeAnnika Larsson, Bugada & Cargnel (Cosmic Galerie), Paris (avec / with Annika Larsson)

 

2002     lllusion of the First Time, Whitney Museum of American Art at Philip Morris, New York

 

Un Equilibrio Delicato, Centro Nazionale per le Arti Contemporanee, Rome

 

Still Life, Bernier/Eliades Gallery, Athens

 

The Measure of All Things, Talbot Rice Gallery, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh

 

New Work, Platform Contemporary Art Center, Istanbul

 

2001     Blood Pressure, Centre d'Art Contemporain, Geneva

 

No Way Forward, No Way Back, Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Connecticut

 

The Measure of All Things, Kunst-Werke, Berlin

 

Blood Pressure, Deitch Projects, New York

 

Animation, PS1, New York

 

2000     Special Projects Program, PS1 Contemporary Art Center, New York / The Museum of Modern Art, New York

 

Coming Soon, Henry Urbach Architecture, New York

 

 

Expositions de groupe (sélection) / Selected Group Exhibitions :

 

2009     Istanbul Traversée, Lille 3000, Lille

 

Supernova, Glynn Vivian Art Gallery, Swansea

 

In Praise of Shadows, Istanbul Museum of Modern Art, Istanbul

 

2008     Take Me There (Show Me the Way), Haunch of Venison, New York

 

Sammlung als Aleph – Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary, Kunsthaus Graz, Graz

 

            Always There, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin

           

            In Praise of Shadows, IMMA, Dublin

 

2007     The Incomplete, Chelsea Art Museum, New York

 

Time Past – Time Present, Istanbul Museum of Modern Art, Istanbul

 

Generational Issue, Centro Galego de Arte contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela

 

Cosmic Dreams, Centre Culturel Andratx, Andratx

 

Dialogues méditerranéens, La Citadelle, Saint-Tropez, organisée par / curated by Suzanne van Hagen

 

            HatirlamalarHatirlatmalar, Recalls – Reminders, Galerist, Istanbul

 

            Abstraction : Extracting from Reality, Sheffield Galleries, Sheffield

 

2006     Carbonic Anhydride, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin

 

            EurHope 1153, Contemporary Art from the Bosphorus, Villa Manin, Centro d'Art Contemporanea, Codroipo, organisée par / curated by Francesco Bonami, Sarah Cosulich Cannarutto

 

            Nature Attitudes Between Fascination, Domestication and Reconstruction, TB A 21 Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary, Wien

 

Abstract Art Now - Strictly Geometrical?, Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen

 

Opening Up Art, Tate Modern Collection With UBS, Tate Modern, London

 

            British art Show 06, The Whitworth Gallery, Manchester; Nottingham Castle, Nottingham; Spike Island @ A Bond, Bristol, organisée par / curated by Hayward Gallery, cat.

 

2005     British art Show 06, Baltic Gateshead – The Center for Contemporarry Art, Gateshead

 

This Storm is What We Call Progress, Arnolfini Contemporary Art Center, Bristol

 

Centre of Gravity, Istanbul Modern Art Museum, Istanbul, organisée par / curated by Rosa Martinez, cat.

 

Dis-Appearance, Kunsthalle Fribourg, Fribourg, organisée par / curated by Sarah Zuercher, cat.

 

Supernova, SMC CAC Contemporary Art Center Vilnius, Vilnius; Tallin Kunstihoone; Bunker Sztuki Gallery of Contemporary Art, Krakow, organisée par / curated by The British Council, cat.

 

Works on Paper, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin

 

Art Digital Vidéo, MNAC – National Museum of Contemporary Art, Bucharest

 

... Art For 2, Platform Garanti Contemporary Art Center, Istanbul

 

Paris – Londres, Le voyage intérieur, Espace Electra, Paris, organisée par / curated by Alex Farquason, cat.

 

Split, TheApproach, London

 

Sener Őzmen, Erkan Őzgen, Nasan Tur, Haluk Akakçe, Istanbul Modern Art Museum, Istanbul

 

2004     Expander, Royal Academy, organisée par / curated by Mustafa Hulusi, London, cat.

 

            Beck's Future, ICA, Institute of Contemporary Art, London; Center for Contemporary Art, Glasgow, cat.

 

Memory And Landscape / Paisaje y Memoria, CAAM – Centro Atlantico de Arte Moderno, Gran Canaria: La Casa Encendida, Madrid, organisée par / curated by Alicia Chillida, cat.

 

Open House: Working in Brooklyn, Brooklyn Museum of Arts, Brooklyn, organisée par / curated by Charlotta Kotok and Tumelo Mosaka, cat.

 

            Straylight - Territories, Darklight Film Ferstival, Temple Bar, Dublin

 

            Mutaciones Cinematicas, CAAM – Centro Atlantico de Arte Moderno, Las Palmas, Grand Canaria

 

            5th International Film Festival of Jeonju, Jeonju, Korea

 

2003     Art Now, Tate Britain, London

 

Another Zero, GAMEC, Galleria d'arte moderna e contemporanea, Bergamo, organisée par / curated by November Paynter

 

Drawings, Galleria Massimo De Carlo, Milano

 

Art Unlimited, Art Basel 34, Basel

 

Platform 4L, Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul

 

The Moderns, Castello di Rivoli, Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Turin, cat.

 

            Renderings, Delfina Studio Trust, London

 

Animations, Kunst-Werke, Berlin, cat.

 

Thin Skin: the Fickle Nature of Bubbles, Spheres and Inflatable Structures, Chicago Cultural Centre, Chicago, cat.

           

            Son et Art Contemporain, Pénitencier de Valère, Dolmen Production, Sion

 

            Nano, Galerie Fraîch'Attitude, Paris, cat.

 

            Out of Site, Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle

 

            Organized Conflict, Istanbul Museum of Contemporary Arts, Istanbul

 

2002     Media City Seoul, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, cat

           

            Urban Creation, Shanghai Biennial, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, cat.

           

25th Anniversary Selections Show, The Drawing Center, New York

 

Out of Site, The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, cat.

 

            Metropolitan Iconographies, XXV Sao Paulo Biennial, Sao Paulo

 

Thin Skin: The Fickle Nature of Bubbles, Spheres and Inflatable Structures, AXA Gallery, New York, cat.

 

            Comic Release: Negotiating Identity for a New Generation, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, cat.

 

            Fair, Royal College of Art, London, cat.

 

2001     Animations, PS1 Contemporary Art Center, New York, cat.

 

            Casino 2001, Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Gent, cat.

 

            Painting at the Edge of the World, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, cat.

 

             Neue Welt, Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt / Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt, cat.

 

            Future Bodies, The Academy of Media Arts, Cologne

           

Die Sammlung Olbricht Teil 2, Without Hesitation, Gesellschartf für Aktuelle Kunst and the Neues Museum Weserburg, Bremen

 

Teil von...?, Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Wien

 

2000     Strange Paradises, Casino/Forum d'Art Contemporain, Luxembourg, cat.

 

            DNAid Billboards, Creative Time, New York

           

            Dusk, I-20 Gallery, New York, cat.

 

1999     The Passion & The Wave, 6th International Istanbul Biennial, Dolmabahce Cultural Center, cat.

 

1998     Selections, The Drawing Center, New York

           

            La Jalousie, MFA exhibition Gallery 2, Chicago

 

 


Bibliographie sélective / Selected Bibliography :

 

2009     "Reincarnation", Gallerist Ed., Istanbul

 

            LAUER Caleb, "Time Traveller", in Canvas, novembre – décembre 2009

 

2007     "Haluk Akakçe – Sky is the Limit", Creative Time Ed., New York, 2007

 

20006   "Carbonic Anhydride", Max Hetzler Ed., Berlin, 2006

 

"EurHope 1153, Contemporary Art from the Bosphorus", Villa Manin, Centro d'Art Contemporanea, Codroipo, Francesco Bonami, Sarah Cosulich Cannarutto Ed., 2006

 

"Haluk Akakçe – I Wish I Was", Max Hetzler Ed., Berlin, 2006

 

"Abstract Art Now - Strictly Geometrical?", Wilhelm-Hack-Museum Ed., Ludwigshafen, 2006

 

2005     "British Art Show VI", Hayward Gallery Ed., London, 2005

 

"Works on Paper", Max Hetzler Ed., Berlin, 2005

 

REEDA Jana, “The Shifting Nature of Reality”, in Tema Celeste, janviervrier 2005

 

2004     "Another Zero", GAMEC, Galleria d'arte moderna e contemporanea di Bergamo Ed., Bergamo, 2004

 

LACK Jessica, “Preview: Haluk Akakçe, The Approach”, in The Guardian, 12 mai 2004

 

            HERBERT Martin, “Review: Haluk Akakçe, in Time Out, London, 9 – 16 juin 2004

 

            FARQUASON Alex, “Out of Time, Haluk Akakçe”, in Frieze, mars 2004

 

            WILLIAMS Eliza, “Haluk Akakçe at the Approach”, in Art Monthly, juinjuillet 2004

 

            Dream Works: Haluk Akakçe”, in Tattler, mai 2004

 

            “Profile: Haluk Akakçe”, in Sleaze Magazine, avril 2004

 

2003     “Cream 3”, Ed. Phaidon

 

FALCONER Morgan, “Free Form”, in What's in London, 29 octobre 2003

 

“Amazing Sight”, in Boiler, juinseptembre 2003

 

“Reviews: Haluk Akakçe at Cosmic Galerie”, in Tema Celeste, may – juin 2003

 

P.F, “Animations”, in Style, mai 2003

DREYFUS Laurence, “Haluk Akakçe : Les Frontières du visible”, catalogue Nano, Galerie Fraîch'Attitude, Paris, 2003

GISBOURNE Mark, “Animations”, in Contemporary, n°50, 2003

BOESEN Lotte, “Birth of Art and The Fiction of an Isolated Object”, at www.synesthesie.com, janvier 2003

 

LAGANDRÉ Cédric, “Équilibres délicats : Haluk Akakçe à la Cosmic Galerie”, at www.mouvement.net, 12 février 2003

 

            McBREEN Ellen, “Haluk Akakçe”, in Tema Celeste, n°97, mai - juin 2003

 

            DOUGLAS Sarah, “Haluk Akakçe: Withney Museum at Philip Morris”, in Flash Art International, n°228, janvier - février 2003

 

2002     LASTER Paul, “Haluk Akakçe, Illusion of the First Time”, in Time Out New York, 26 décembre, 2002 – 2 janvier 2003

 

DIAMOND Sarah, "Spotlight: Media City Seoul", in Flash Art International, décembre 2002

 

FOGLE Douglas, "Curating Painting, Panel Discussion", in Flash Art International, décembre 2002

 

HIGGING Ned, "Split Screen Dream : Haluk Akakçe", at Artnet.com, décembre 2002

 

Persona” (photography project), in Tema Celeste, n°94, novembre - décembre 2002

 

Vitamin P: New Perspectives in Painting, Phaidon, 2002

 

“Reviews: Haluk Akakce at the Aldrich Museum”, in Sculpture, vol 21, n°3, 2002

 

FARR Sheila, "Reviews : Out os Site", in The Seattle Times, novembre 2002

 

HUNT David, "Focus Painting Part 1 : Contemporary Painting Today", in Flash art International, octobre 2002

 

WILLIAMS Gregory, “Critics Picks: Out of Site”, in Artforum, été 2002

 

GELLATLY Andrew, “Sao Paolo Biennial”, in Frieze n°68, 2002

 

COTTER Holland,Architectural Visions Keep Dreamers Awake”, in The New York Times, 12 juillet 2002

 

WILLIAMS Gregory, "New York Critics' Pick : Out of Site", in Artforum.com, juillet 2002

 

NOBEL Philip, “Previews: Out of Site”, in Artforum, mai 2002

 

WATERMAN Heather, “Techno-Surrea: Haluk Akakce's Video Installations”, in RES, vol.5, n°1, janvier 2002

 

"Haluk Akakçce at the Aldrich Museum, in Sculpture, vol 21, n°3

 

2001     QUEMIN Alain, “Mondialisation, Globalisation, Metissages”, in Art Press, special issue n°22, décembre 2001

 

“Art at the Edge of the Law”, in NYArts, septembre 2001

 

“Haluk Akakce: Virtuelle Zeitreisen”, in Schweizer Illustrierte,18 juin 2001

 

MATHONNET Philippe, “Beaux-Arts Review”, in Le Temps, 5 juin 2001

 

HENRY Max, “When Painting Meets Digital”, in Tema Celeste, n°85, mai - juin 2001

 

SUGATSUKE Masanobu, “Haluk Akakce : Superflat Syncronities” , in Composite, mai 2001

 

Haluk Akakce”, in The New Yorker, 23 avril 2001

 

SONNA Brigit, “Haluk Akakce : Mentale Tabuzone Zwischen den Ohren”, in Frame, mars - avril 2001

 

Haluk Akakce : Jack of Spades”, in Vogue USA, mars 2001

 

“Postcard from the Edge of the World”, in Talk, février 2001

 

FOGLE Douglas, “Haluk Akakce”, in Artforum, vol.39, n°5, janvier 2001

 

BESINGER Ken, “Whose Art is it Anyway”, in The Wall Street Journal, 19 janvier 2001

 

Painting at the Edge of the World”, in CVA, n°32, 2001

 

2000     TURNER Grady T., “Dusk”, in Flash Art, novembre - décembre 2000

 

HUNT David, “Ouverture: Haluk Akakce”, in Flash Art, n°214, octobre 2000

 

SIMPSON Bennett, “Haluk Akakçe: Mart Nouveau”, in Artext, n°70, août – octobre 2000

 

CANIGLIA Julie, “Haluk Akakce”, in Art Forum, mai 2000

 

PHILIPS Christopher, “Istanbul Biennial”, in Art in America, avril 2000

 

COTTER Holland, “Art in Review”, in The New York Times, 3 mars 2000


HUNT David, “Coming Soon”, in Time Out New York, février 2000

 

HIGGIE Jennifer, “Sixth International Istanbul Biennial”, in Frieze, n°50, janvier 2000

 

KRYZA Darlene,Sixth International Istanbul Biennial”, in New Art Examiner, février 2000

 

1999       HEARTNEY Elenor,Sixth International Istanbul Biennial”, in Art Press, décembre 1999