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Ergin Cavusoglu  1968, BG

(Ergin Çavuşoğlu)
Rank (2014): 2048 – 

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Drawing, Video installation, Sculpture

to top Most exhibitions in:

United Kingdom 27
Turkey 16
Germany 10
Bulgaria 7
Spain 5

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Artist Rank
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Nasan Tur  821 5
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1968 Born in Tirgoviste (BG)

1982 - 1987 Fine Art, I. Petrov College of Fine Art, Sofia

1990 - 1994 BA Painting, University of Marmara, Istanbul

1994 - 1995 MA Fine Art, Goldsmiths College, University of London

2008 - 2009 PhD, University of Portsmouth

Awards 2004 Beck’s Futures awards shortlist, ICA, London

2008 M-tel Awards for Contemporary Art, Bulgaria, nomination

2009 Artes Mundi Prize 2010, shortlist

2012 Future of Europe, Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst / Museum of Contemporary Art, Leipzig, nomination

Lives and works in London, England (UK)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 89  Please report missing Information

to top Solo shows   25

   Adaptation - Cinefication - - RAMPA Istanbul, Istanbul

   Dust Breeding - The Pavilion Downtown Dubai, Dubai
   Alterity - RAMPA Istanbul, Istanbul

   Crystal and Flame - Better Bankside’s Pop-up Space, London (England)
   Crystal and Flame - PEER, London (England)

   Ergin Cavusoglu - Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen
   Tahtakale - Temporary Gallery Cologne, Cologne
   Voyage of no Return - Threshold artspace, Perth (Scotland)

   Ergin Çavuşoğlu - Kunstverein Freiburg, Freiburg

   Ergin Cavusoglu - Quintet Without Borders - - Haunch of Venison - Zürich, Zurich (closed, 2009)

   Ergin Cavusoglu: Poised in the Infinite Ocean - Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds (England)
   Strangers With Angelic Faces - Akbank Art Center, Istanbul
   Point of Departure - John Hansard Gallery, Southampton (England)
   Ergin Çavusoglu - Point of Departure - John Hansard Gallery, Southampton (England)
   Ergin Çavuşoğl - Point of Departure - Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art, Sunderland (England)

   Contaging With Nature - Akbank Art Center, Istanbul

   Ergin Cavusoglu - Poised in the Infinite Ocean - Haunch of Venison - London, London (England)
   Ergin Çavuşoğlu - Entanglement - Visual Research Centre, Dundee (Scotland)

   Resonance - Galerist Istanbul, Istanbul
   FAIR - Royal College of Art Galleries, London (England)

   Ergin Cavusoglu - Bildbegehren - - dontmiss, Frankfurt/Main (closed)

   Ergin Cavusoglu - Vitrine I - - Transit Space, London (England) (closed, 2002)

   Ergin Cavusoglu - Futurer Vision - The Photographers' Gallery, London (England)
   Ergin Cavusoglu - I Swear I won't Hurt You - - Bm-Suma Contemporary Art Center, Istanbul (closed)

   Ergin Cavusoglu - Yapi Kredi Kazim Taskent Art Gallery, Istanbul


to top Group shows   64

Description  Artup! Home/s - Benaki Museum, Athens
   Universal Studio Presents: The Loitering Presence of a Rational Actor - The Artist’s Institute, New York City, NY

   films4peace - Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Puerto Rico - MAC, San Juan
Description  Arsenale 2012 - ARSENALE - Ukrainian Biennale of Contemporary Art, Kiev
   Flashing Eternity - Museum of Modern Art Chicago (MoMAc), Chicago, IL
   Migrasophia - Maraya Art Centre - Barjeel Art Foundation, Sharjah

   Zwölf im Zwölften - - Tanas, Berlin (closed, 2013)
   Quintet Without Borders – Ergin Cavusoglu and Konstantin Bojanov - Eibank Gallery, Sofia
   Seven New Works - Borusan Contemporary, Istanbul
Description  Elodie Pong, Ergin Cavusoglu, Dinh Q. Le - Whitechapel Art Gallery, London (England)
   Paradise Lost - Istanbul Modern, Istanbul
Description ARTIUM - Basque Museum Center of Contemporary ArtMedianoche en la ciudad - ARTIUM - Basque Museum Center of Contemporary Art, Vitoria-Gasteiz Send message
   Art in the Auditorium III - Fundación PROA, Buenos Aires

   Manifesta 8 - Manifesta - European Biennial of Contemporary Art, Murcia
   Medianoche en la Ciudad - Centre d’Art la Panera, Lleida
Description and image  Port Izmir 2 - Silence_Storm - Port Izmir, Izmir
   Diverçity. Learning From Istanbul -  Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw
   ID’s please! - Cer Modern, Ankara
   fast forward 2. The Power of Motion - Media Art Sammlung Goetz - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
   Indefinite Destinations – Sofia Version - The Red House - Centre for Culture and Debate, Sofia
   Itinéraires de l’élégance entre l’Orient et l’Occident - Villa Empain - Boghossian Foundation, Brussels
   Distance and Sensibility - Calvert22, London (England)
Description and image  Artes Mundi 4 - Arts of the World - National Museum Cardiff, Cardiff (Wales)
Description  The first Haifa Mediterranean Biennale - Mediterranean Biennale, Haifa
   Journeys With No Return - - A Foundation - London, London (England) (closed)
   HomeLessHome - Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem
   Indefinite Destinations - Depo, Istanbul

   Cinematic - Threshold artspace, Perth (Scotland)
   Reflection of tomorrow - Art Today Association - Center for Contemporary Art, Plovdiv
   The Temptation of CHALGA - Sofia Art Gallery, Sofia
   Traum und Wirklichkeit. Zeitgenössische Kunst aus dem Nahen Osten - Zentrum Paul Klee, Bern

   There is No Road (the road is made by walking) - Laboral - Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial, Gijón
   Wie du mir - Minoriten Kultur, Graz
   Peace And Agriculture In A Pre-Romantic Idea Landscape Without Sublime Terrors - - Haunch of Venison - Berlin, Berlin (closed, 2010)
Description  Z E R O G R A V I T Y - The architecture of the social space - Art Today Association - Center for Contemporary Art, Plovdiv
   M-tel Awards for Contemporary Bulgarian Art - Art Today Association - Center for Contemporary Art, Plovdiv
   Gone City - Magazin4 - Bregenzer Kunstverein, Bregenz
   The Morning After - Videoarbeiten der Sammlung Goetz - Weserburg | Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen
   Night A time Between - Royal West of England Academy, Bristol (England)
   Screenings - Haunch of Venison - London, London (England)
   All-Inclusive - Die Welt des Tourismus - Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt/Main
   The Temporary Zones - Open Space - Zentrum für Kunstprojekte, Vienna

   Quintet Without Borders - Eibank Gallery, Sofia
   Unfinished - - Bm-Suma Contemporary Art Center, Istanbul (closed)
   Every Wind That Blows - Smart Project Space, Amsterdam
   Entre fronteras - MARCO Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo, Vigo

   British Art Show 6 - Arnolfini, Bristol (England)
   Forest Man - The New Gallery, Jerusalem
   British Art Show 6 - Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester (England)

   Something of the Night 1875-2005 - Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds (England)
Description and image  British Art Show 6 - BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead (England)
   Der Knochen der Zunge - Kunstverein Medienturm, Graz
   On Patrol - de Appel Boys' School, Amsterdam

   Perspective - - Ormeau Baths Gallery OBG, Belfast (Northern Ireland) (closed, 2011)
   Festival of Video Art - Armenian Center for Contemporary Experimental Art - ACCEA, Yerevan
   Whitstable Biennale 2004 - Whitstable Biennale, Ramsgate (England)
Description  Beck's Futures 2004 - Centre for Contemporary Arts (CCA), Glasgow (Scotland)
Description and image  Beck's Futures 2004 - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London (England)
Description and image  Brittania Works - Group Show - Ileana Tounta Contemporary Art Centre, Athens
Description and image  3. Berlin Biennale für Zeitgenössische Kunst - berlin biennale für zeitgenössische kunst, Berlin

   Real McCoy - K2 Contemporary Art Center, Izmir
   8th International İstanbul Biennial 2003 - International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul
Description and image  50th International Art Exhibition Venice Biennale / Biennale di Venezia - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice

   Look Again - Proje4L/Elgiz Museum of Contemporary Art, Istanbul


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 Kunstverein Medienturm, Graz


 FRAC - Alsace, Sélestat


 Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen
 Sammlung Goetz, Munich


 Borusan Contemporary, Istanbul
 Istanbul Modern, Istanbul
 Proje4L - Elgiz Museum of Contemporary Art, Istanbul

United Kingdom

 Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds (England)


 Museum of Modern Art Chicago (MoMAc), Chicago, IL


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