BIOGRAPHY

TANER CEYLAN

(1967)

Lives and works in Istanbul

EDUCATION

1986 – 1991

Mimar Sinan University, Fine Arts Faculty, Painting Department

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017

Latest Works from Golden Age Series
Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York / USA

2016

I Love You
S2 Gallery, London / UK

2015

We Now Must Say Goodbye
Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York / USA

2013

Lost Painting Series
Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York / USA

2009

Abstraction of Nothing
I-20, New York / USA

2005

De-Composed
Galerist, Istanbul / TURKEY

2002

1997 / 2002
Galerist, Istanbul / TURKEY

1997

More
Derimod Art Gallery, Istanbul / TURKEY

1996

Steven Maurice
Meannertreu, Nürnberg / GERMANY

1995

The Monte Carlo Style
Devlet Han, Istanbul / TURKEY

1994

Young Osman
Armenian Catolic Monastery, Istanbul / TURKEY

1992

Private Party
Derimod Art Gallery, Istanbul / Turkey

1991

Scandal
Galerie Fliederlich, Nürnberg / GERMANY
Mannsbild
Galerie Hemdendienst, Nürnberg / GERMANY

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017

Ğ – the soft g, Queer forms migrate
Schwules Museum, Berlin / GERMANY

2016

Contemporary Artists vs. The Masters: Homage, Battle, Reclamation
Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Vermont / USA

2015

14th Istanbul Biennial, SALTWATER: A Theory of Thought Forms
drafted by Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev
Istanbul / TURKEY

2015

Artinternational Istanbul
Paul Kasmin Gallery, Istanbul / TURKEY

2014

Artinternational Istanbul
Paul Kasmin Gallery, Istanbul / TURKEY

2013

Frieze New York
Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York / USA

2012

Istanbul Modern – Rotterdam
Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam / NETHERLANDS
Art Basel Miami Beach
Paul Kasmin Gallery, Miami / USA

2011

Confessions of Dangerous Minds, Contemporary Art from Turkey
Phillips De Pury & Company Rooms, Saatchi Gallery, London / UK
Art Basel
Galerist, Basel / SWITZERLAND
Art Hong Kong
Galerist / HONG KONG

2010

New Works, New Horizons
İstanbul Museum of Modern Art, İstanbul / TURKEY
İstanbul Next Wave
Martin Gropius Bau, Berlin / GERMANY

2009

“Naked’
Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York / USA
Art Basel
Galerist, Basel / SWITZERLAND
Contemporary Istanbul
Galerist, Istanbul / TURKEY

2008

Art Basel
Galerist, Basel / SWITZERLAND

2007

The Armory Show
Galerist, New York / USA
ARCO
Galerist, Madrid / SPAIN

2006

Works on Paper
Galerist, Istanbul / TURKEY
Art Basel
Galerist, Basel / SWITZERLAND

2005

Liaisons
Stephane Ackermann, Agence D’Art Contemporain / LUXEMBOURG
Liste Basel
Galerist, Basel / SWITZERLAND
9th International Istanbul Biennial, FREE KICK
Istanbul / TURKEY

2003

Families Only / Aileye Mahsus
Karşı Sanat, Istanbul / TURKEY
İstanbul Art Fair
İstanbul / TURKEY
8th Istanbul Biennial, POETIC JUSTICE
curated by Dan Cameron
Istanbul / TURKEY

2002

Contemporary Istanbul
Galerist, Istanbul / TURKEY

1997

Dangerous Things, curated by Levent Çalıkoğlu
Karşı Sanat, Istanbul / TURKEY

1995

Performance Days
Darphane, Istanbul / TURKEY
Young Artists Exhibition
Istanbul / Turkey

1993

Youth Events / Genç Etkinlik
TUYAP, Istanbul / TURKEY

1991

Recollection Memory 2 / Ani Bellek 2
Akaretler, Istanbul / TURKEY
Memory, Memoir
Istanbul / TURKEY
Kassel Exhibition
Kassel / GERMANY

1990

Mixed Eight / Sekizli Karma
Mimar Sinan University, Istanbul / TURKEY
Mixed Contemporary
Cemal Resit Rey, Istanbul / TURKEY

LECTURES

2011

Relationship between Artist, Gallery and Collector
İstanbul Museum of Modern Art, Istanbul / TURKEY

2010

Istancool
LTMH, Istanbul / TURKEY

2006

Artistic Reflections of Personal Experiences
Kaos GL, Ankara / TURKEY

2001 – 2003

Lecturer
Yeditepe University Fine Arts Faculty, Istanbul / TURKEY

1999

Homosexual Esthetic throughout Art History
Non Studio, Istanbul / TURKEY

1991

Anselm Kiefer
Mimar Sinan University – Auditorium, Istanbul / TURKEY

1990

Joseph Beuys
Mimar Sinan University – Auditorium, Istanbul / TURKEY
Dokumenta Kassel
Mimar Sinan University – Auditorium, Istanbul / TURKEY