Vita

Özlem Günyol
1977 born in Ankara, TR, lives and works in Frankfurt, DE
Education
1997-2001 studied in Hacettepe University, Sculpture Department, Ankara, TR
2001-2006 studied in Städel Art Academy -Städelschule-, Frankfurt, DE
2006 Master student by Ayse Erkmen, Städel Art Academy -Städelschule, Frankfurt am Main, DE

Mustafa Kunt
1978 born in Ankara, TR, lives and works in Frankfurt, DE
Education
1996-2001 studied in Hacettepe University Sculpture Department, Ankara, TR
2001-2002 lived and worked in Frankfurt am Main, DE
2002-2009 Johannes Gutenberg University, Sculpture Department, Mainz, DE
2003-2007 studied in Städel Art Academy -Städelschule-, Frankfurt, DE
2008 Master student by Wolfgang Tillmans, Städel Art Academy -Städelschule, Frankfurt am Main, DE

Awards, Grants and Others
2018 YANKÖŞE, art in public space (temporary project), Istanbul, TR
2017 HAP Grieshaber Preis der VG Bild-Kunst 2017, DE
2016 Kunstpfad Mainvorland Competition, art in public space, Rüsselsheim, DE
2016 Artists in Resident, Q21, MuseumsQuartier, Vienna, AT
2015 Hessische Kulturstiftung, Travel Grant 2015-16, DE
2014 SAHA Association, Supported Project; "Hemzemin", Dortmunder Kunstverein, DE
2013 Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach Stiftung,
Ausstellungs- und Katalogförderpreis 2013
2012 ars viva-Preis für Bildende Kunst, DE
2011 Künstlerhaus Schloss Balmoral New York-Grant, New York, US
2010 Artists in Resident, Temple Bar Gallery and Studios, Dublin, IE
2010 Aus der Stadt aufs Land, Freilichtmuseum, Neu-Anspach, DE
2009 J.W. Hector Art Prize - 2nd Award, DE
2008-2010 Charlotte-Prinz-Stipendium, Darmstadt, DE
2008-2009 Basis Studio Residency, Frankfurt am Main, DE
2007-2008 Jurgen Ponto-Stiftung, Work Grant, DE
2005 Städel-Preis 2005, der Delbrück Bethmann Maffei AG, Frankfurt, DE
2001 State Painting and Sculpture Museum Award, Ankara, TR (cat.)

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018 Özlem Günyol & Mustafa Kunt, MAIN TRIANGEL Oberfinanzdirektion, Frankfurt, DE (cat.)
2018 SEPARATELYTOGETHER - letters, numbers, punctuation and other signs, art in public space, YANKÖŞE, Istanbul, TR
2018 Where am I? As if in a dream… Did we arrive?, art in public space, permanent work, Rüsselsheim, DE
2017 Beyond the Horizon, Deutscher Künstlerbund, Berlin, DE
2017 Spread the Word, SHRTLST 2, Adlhochplatz, Frankfurt am Main, DE
2015 minute by minute, Dirimart Gallery, Istanbul, TR
2015 Özlem Günyol & Mustafa Kunt, FAK, Münster, DE
2014 Şip Şak, 90 min. Show, Contemporary Istanbul, TR
2014 Color of Money, Color of Art, Gallery Perpetuel, Frankfurt DE (with Braco Dimitrijević)
2014 Özlem Günyol & Mustafa Kunt, Dortmunder Kunstverein, curated by Sandra Dichtl, DE (cat.)
2014 STAND-BY, Sanat Dünyamiz art Magazine,138. issue Jan-Feb, curated by Necmi Sönmez, TR
2012 State Paintings (permanent work), SKY Lounges in Skylink Terminal, Vienna International Airport with Ohnmacht Flamm Architekten, curated by Dr. Hubert Salden, AT
2012 Özlem Günyol & Mustafa Kunt, Volta New York with Gallery Heike Strelow, New York, US
2012 Dead Zoo, The Return Gallery, Goethe Institute, Dublin, IE
2011 Özlem Günyol & Mustafa Kunt, Contemporary Istanbul with Dirimart Gallery, Istanbu,l TR
2011 Suspicious Activities, Cuchifritos Gallery & Project Space, New York, US
2011 UP!UP!UP!, Project Exhibition at Temple Bar Gallery & Studios, Dublin, IE
2010 Özlem Günyol & Mustafa Kunt, Gallery Heike Strelow, Frankfurt, DE
2010 Özlem Günyol & Mustafa Kunt, Freilichtmuseum, Neu-Anspach, DE
2010 Gisei, Junge Kreative zu Gast, HSE AG, Darmstadt, DE
2009 Zonk Zonk, Outlet Project Room, Istanbul, TR
2008 Vier, Museum für Moderne Kunst-Zollamt, curated by Bernd Reiss, Frankfurt, DE
2007 be-cause, Basis e.V., curated by Felix Ruhöfer, Frankfurt, DE (cat.)
2006 Gold Mine, Gallery Appel, Frankfurt, DE
2004 show, W12, Städelschule, Frankfurt, DE (cat.)
2004 W12, W12, Städelschule, Frankfurt, DE (cat.)
2003 clothes, W12, Städelschule, Frankfurt, DE (cat.)
2003 354512 cm², Altes Hauptzollamt, Frankfurt, DE

GROUP EXHIBITIONS (selected)

2018

Büyük Çayır 2018 Sergileri | Large Meadow 2018 Exhibitions , Ark Kültür, organized by Norgunk, Istanbul, TR
Appropriation?/Case?, Yapı Kredi Kültür Sanat, curated by Nazlı Pektaş, Istanbul, TR (cat.)
How Will the Weather Be Tomorrow?, Between Bridges, organized by Özlem Günyol & Mustafa Kunt, Berlin, DE
NOTHING until now!!, KULTURHAUS, Stuttgart, DE

2017
In Fact, Project 4L Elgiz Contemporary Art Museum, curated by Selin Turam, Istanbul, TR
A4, Marmara University Cumhuriyet Museum and Art Gallery, curated by Nazlı Pektaş, Istanbul, TR
35/35, Sculpture Department Gallery, Hacettepe University Fine Art Faculty, Ankara, TR
ZEIGEN. Eine Audiotour durch die Sammlung der GfZK von Karin Sander,
Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst (GfZK), Leipzig, DE
Beauty of Concept,Plato Sanat,curated by Marcus Graf,Istanbul TR
Tu m’arcel, Ariel Sanat, Istanbul TR

2016
Lines of Passage (in medias res), a selection from Elgiz Contemporary Art Museum Collection, Municipality of Mytilene Art Gallery, Halim Bey Mansion, curated by Basak Senova, Lesvos, GR (cat.)
MOMENT.MOVEMENT, Akademie der bildenden Künste Wien, Vienna, AT
As rights go by / On loss of rights and lack of rights, Freieraum, MuseumsQuartier, curated by Sabine Winkler, Vienna, AT
Memory and Continuity, A Selection from the Huma Kabakcı Collection, Pera Museum, curated by Huma Kabakci and Esra Alicavusoglu, Istanbul, TR (cat.)

2015
Crossing Lines, The Gallery on the Corner, London, UK
Je me souviens - La Traverse - centre d'art contemporain d'Alfortville, Alfortville, FR
Parfümiert mit Dynamit, Basis e.V., Frankfurt am Main, DE
Mythologies, 3rd Mardin Biennial, Mardin, TR (cat.)
Je me souviens du génocide arménien... I remember and I demand...,Sobering Gallery, Paris, FR
SMALL FACES, LARGE SIZES, Project 4L Elgiz Contemporary Art Museum, Istanbul, TR
New Frankfurt Internationals: Solid Signs, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt a.M / Nassauischer Kunstverein, Wiesbaden, DE (cat.)

2014
Who Shall Deliver Us From the Greeks and Romans?, Gallery Mana,Istanbul,TR
Freilichtmuseum Hessenpark – 40 Jahre entdecken, Freilichtmuseum, Neu-Anspach, DE
There is a madness in my mind, Gülin and Emre Dökmeci Art Collection, CerModern, Ankara TR (cat.)

2013
ars viva 12/13 – Systeme, Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz, LI (cat.)
New Kids of the Block, Tanas, Berlin, DE (cat.)
ars viva 12/13 – Systeme, Kunsthalle zu Kiel, Kiel, DE (cat.)
Alienation/Estrangement, Proje 4L, Elgiz Contemporary Art Museum, Istanbul, TR

2012
Tektipleşme / Uniformisation, film screening, Istanbul Museum of Modern Art,
Istanbul, TR
Vordemberge-Gildewart 2012, Museum Wiesbaden, Wiesbaden, DE (cat.)
ars viva 12/13 – Systeme, Neues Museum Nürnberg, Nuremberg, DE (cat.)
km 500 5, Kunsthalle Mainz, Mainz, DE (cat.)
IT DOESN’T ALWAYS HAVE TO BE BEAUTIFUL, UNLESS IT’S BEAUTIFUL,
Muslim Mulliqi Prize International Exhibition 2012, The Kosova Art Gallery, Prishtina, Kosovo
Lines of Thought, Parasol Unit, London, UK
İSTANBUL EINDHOVEN-SALTVANABBE POST ’89, SALT, Istanbul, TR

2011
Untitled, 12th International Istanbul Biennnial, Istanbul, TR (cat.)
Heimatkunde, Jewish Museum Berlin, Berlin, DE (cat.)
Benimde Kalbim Var, Yüksel Street, Kizilay, Ankara, TR (cat.)
We are Nowhere and its Now, OCCUPY Space, Limerick, IE

2010
VIDEFESTA'10 International Festival of Media Arts, Goethe Institut, Ankara, TR
Invisible Play, Tophane, Istanbul, TR
2nd International Antakya Biennial, Antakya, TR (cat.)
Silence _ Storm, 2nd Port Izmir International Triennial, Izmir, TR (cat.)
When Ideas Become Crime, Tobacco Warehouse, Istanbul, TR (cat.)
Feeding the World, Basis, Frankfurt am Main, DE
Unerwartet/Unexpected, Kunstmuseum Bochum, Bochum, DE (cat.)
Enovos Preis Junge Kunst 2010, Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen, DE (cat.)

2009
Hector Kunstpreis 2009, Kunsthalle Mannheim, Mannheim, DE (cat.)
El Dorado, About the promise of Human Rights, Kunsthalle Nürnberg, Nürnberg, DE (cat.)
Grenzland, Römer9, Frankfurt, Kunstverein Aschaffenburg, Aschaffenburg, DE (cat.)
VIDEO ODASI/VIDEO ROOM-35 VIDEOS FROM 35 YEARS OF VIDEO ART IN TURKEY, 20th International Ankara Film Festival, Ankara, TR

2008
Moment of Agency, Kunsthalle Basel, Kunstmuseum Bern, CH
Making a Scene, Fondazione Morragreco in Naples, IT (cat.)
Sampling, Locus Athens, GR (cat.)

2007
Selection 2007, Project 4L Elgiz Contemporary Art Museum, Istanbul, TR
Here..There..Abroad, IFA Galerie Berlin & IFA Galerie Stuttgart, DE
Be a realist, demand the impossible!, Karsi Sanat Gallery, Istanbul, TR (cat.)
Hit The Road Jack, Absolventen, Staedel museum, Frankfurt am Main, DE
Türkisch Delight, Städtische Galerie Nordhorn, Städtische Galerie, Backnang, DE (cat.)
Joung Art from the Städelschule, German Embassy, London, UK
Photo Biennial Dunaujvaros 2007, Institute of Contemporary Art, Dunaujvaros, HU (cat.)
Alman Mali, Kunstverein München, Munich, DE

2006
MeltemofIstanbul, Project 4L Elgiz Contemporary Art Museum, Istanbul, TR (cat.)
Goods to Declare, Ben-Gurion Airport, Tel Aviv, IL (cat.)
The Graduates, Staedel museum, Frankfurt am Main, DE
Gut ist was gefällt, Museum of Modern Art, Frankfurt am Main, DE (cat.)

2005
Academy Remix, Portikus, Frankfurt, DE
Free Kick, 9th. International Istanbul Biennial, Hospitality Zone, Antrepo 5, Istanbul, TR (cat.)
no big deal, Kunstverein Gelsenkirchen, Gelsenkirchen, DE
Dream Universe, Yoko Ono, Portikus; Frankfurt am Main, DE
Academy Remix, Museum of Kosovo, Prishtina, Kosovo
Stimmen, nachdurchwachsen, Stränge, Borusan Art Gallery, Istanbul, TR (cat.)n Art Gallery, Istanbul, TR (cat.)