CV / Ceren Oykut



Born in Istanbul, 1978. 
Graduated from Mimar Sinan University Painting Department on 2002. 
Lives and works in Berlin since 2017.

Kişisel Sergiler / Solo Exhibitions

2018   -Still Here, Apartment Project, Berlin, Germany
2016   -Swimmers In The Field, Comic Salon Erlangen, Germany
          -You Are Here, Gallery Herold, Bremen, Germany
2015   -Konstantiniye Ve Ayasofya Defterleri/ Scetchbooks Of Constantinople And Hagia Sophia, Galata Greek                                                     School, Istanbul
          -Tarlada Yüzenler/ Swimmers In The Field, x-ist, Istanbul
2013   -What Is My Name, solo project in Present Future exhibition, Artissima art Fair, Torino, Italy
          -Hayal Meyal / Indistinct, x-ist, Istanbul
2011   -Mayom İçimde*/ With Bathing Suit On Underneath, artSümer, Istanbul
2010   -Orijinal, Altyazısız / Original, No Subtitles, artSümer, Istanbul
2008   -Kayıp Pasaport / Lost Passport, Kibla Multimedijski Center, Maribor, Slovenya / Slovenia
2006   -Müzikal Desenler, Karaburun Festivali, Izmir
          -Şehir Konservesi / City Can, Under Construction Contemporary Art Space, Istanbul
          -Şehir Konservesi Kuştepe Şubesi/City Can Kuştepe Bench, Under Construction Contemporary Art Space,
           Istanbul
2005   -Ütopya / Utopia, Karaburun Festivali, Izmir2002   

Seçme Karma Sergiler / Selected Group Exhibitions

2017   -Rumble In The Jungle, Gallery Neurotitan, Berlin, Germany

·               -SİS, Depo, Istanbul, Turkey
·               -No Matter, Apartment Project, Berlin,Germany
2016   -Don't Be Late Home, Istanbul Modern, Iatenbul, Curated by Cem Sorguç
          -Inverse Grayscale, Passinger Fabrik, curated by Ceren Erdem, Munich, Germany
          -Stay With Me, Artist Diaries From İstanbul, 21er Haus, Wien, Austria, project leader Selda Asal
2015   -Line, Art Rooms, Kyrenia, Cyprus, Curated by Basak Senova
          -Kentsel Adalet, Cer Modern, Ankara
          -Istanbul, Passion, Joy, Fury, MAXXI, Rome, Curated by Hou Hanru and Ceren Erdem
2014   -Stay With Me, Apartment Project, Berlin
          -Jerusalem Show, part of Qualandia International, curated by Basak Senova
          -The Nature Of The Material, Polistar, İstanbul, curated by Adnan Yildiz
          -A Universe Supplementary To This One, curated by Fatoş Üstek, x-ist, Istanbul
2013   -Online, Kuad Gallery, Istanbul
          -Kirli Çıkı, Bant Mag mekan, Istanbul
2012   -Journeys. Wanderings in contemporary Turkey, curated by Hervé Mikaeloff, Espace Culturel Louis 
            Vuitton, Paris
          -Hesaplaşma/Aftermath, curated by Başak Şenova, Akbank Kültür Ve Sanat Merkezi, Istanbul
          -Siyah/White, curated by Başak Şenova, CDA Projectis, Istanbul
2011   -La Production de l’Espace: Kent Üzerine Bir Sergi, ALANistanbul, Istanbul                  
          -Destroy Istanbul, organized by Bant Magazine, Neurotitan Gallery, Berlin
2010   -Le Strade / Roads, Fondazione Teseco per l’Arte, Pisa
          -Diverçity: Learning from Istanbul, Centrum Sztuki Współczesnej Zamek Ujadowski, curated by Serra 
           Özhan and Kaja Pavelek, Warsaw
          -Park:bir ihtimal / Park: a possibility, curated by Can Altay, Maçka Cumhuriyet Parkı, Istanbul
2009   -İz Sürmek / Tracing, Kasa Galeri, Istanbul
          -The Spectacle Of The Everyday, 10. Uluslararası Lyon Bienali / 10th International Lyon 
           Biennial,curated by Hou Hanru, Lyon,
          -Quel Istanbul?, curated by François Saint Pierre, Centre de Photographie de Lectoure, Lectoure
          -Telaşa Mahal Yok / No Room For Panic, Galeri Outlet, Istanbul
          -I Dream But..(with Selda Asal and Serdar Ateşer) Maison Folie Moulins de Lille, Lille
          -Istanbul Traversée, curated by Caroline Naphegyi, Palais des Beaux-Arts de Lille, Lille
2008   -Zig-Zag, Curated by Koray Kantarcıoğlu and İnci Furni, Hafriyat Karaköy, Istanbul
          -Index. Zeichen des Alltags, curated by Deniz Ova and Daniela Gregori, Kunstraum Palais Porcia, Vienna
          -İstanbul Üzerine Olasılıklar, Sezgiler, Kurgular/Coincidences, Intuitions, Fictions on Istanbul, curated 
           by Deniz Erbaş, Atlas Pasajı, Istanbul
          -Save as..., curated by Derya Yücel, Trienniale Bovisa, Milano / Milan
2007   -Allah Korkusu, Hafriyat Karaköy, Istanbul
          -Işık, Aydınlanma ve Elektrik / Light, Illumination and Electricity, curated by başak şenova, Enerji 
           Müzesi, Istanbul
          -Slow Space Fast Pace,curated by Rana Öztürk, Cork
          -2+1, Nice Kids, with Selda Asal and Neriman polat, 10th Istanbul Biennial, curated by Hou Hanru, 
           Istanbul
          -Hafriyat Group Exhibition, Hafriyat Karaköy, Istanbul
          -Sahibinden Manzaralı / From The Owner With View, curated by Derya Yücel, Ortaköy, Istanbul
          -Hiç Bir Şey Yolunda Gitmiyor / Nothing Is Going To Be Allright, Apartment Project,Istanbul
          -Ardından Değil Karşısına, street exhibition organized by Radikal Newspaper, curated by Övül 
           Durmuşoğlu, Istanbul.
2006   -Herşey Çok Güzel Olacak / Everything’s Gonna Be Allright, Apartment Project, Istanbul
          -Tepki Nöbetleri / Rejection Episodes, curated by Basak Senova,  Vooruit Arts Center, Ghent, Belçika / 
           Belgium
          -Yerel Cennet / Local Heaven, Hafriyat Group Exhibition, Diyarbakır
          -Topkapı, Spedition, Bremen, Almanya / Germany
          -Yalanla İlgili Her Şey / All About Lies, Apartment Project, Istanbul
          -Postcards from Stockholm/Istanbul, Botkyrka Konsthall, Stokholm / Stockholm,(with Selda Asal)
          -İstanbul Defterdarları, Karşı Sanat, Istanbul
2005   -Procje: İmalat Hatası / Project: Production Fault, Hafriyat Group Exhibition, Antrepo, Istanbul
          -Young Art Europe, Museum of Young Art, Viyana / Vienna
          -Öcü, Neurotitan Gallery, Berlin
          -Hırsız Kent / Thief City, curated by Levent Çalıkoğlu Aksanat, Istanbul
2004   -Ziyaretçi / The Visitor, curated by Emre Baykal and Rob Peree Galerist, Istanbul
          -23. Uluslararası Günümüz Sanatçıları Sergisi / 23. International Contemporary Artists Exhibition,
           curated by basak senova, Eyal Danon, Istanbul-Diyarbakır
          -Sıkıntı ve Gökkuşağı, Aksanat, Istanbul
2003   -Belvü Apartmanı / Belvü Apartment, Istanbul
2001   -Dükkan Dövmeciyan, Anabala Han, Istanbul

Residences

2017   Guest artist, 11.11.2017/15.11.2017, Künstlerhaus Bremen, Germany
2010   Le Strade / Roads, Fondazione Teseco per l’Arte, Pisa, İtalya / Italy
2009   hosted by Lille3000 for the exhibitions "I dream but.." and "Istanbul Traversée", Lille
2007  -Light, İllumination and Electricity, Santral Istanbul, Istanbul           
         -Topkapı, Spedition, Bremen  
         -Open Sound Studio, with Anabala, Townhouse Gallery, Cairo
2005   K-34 Köln/Istanbul Partnership Project, Turkis-German artists colaboration, hosted by Stad Köln, Köln
2004   K-34 Köln/Istanbul Partnership Project, Turkis-German artists colaboration, hosted by Stad Köln, Köln
2003   K-34 Köln/Istanbul Partnership Project, Turkis-German artists colaboration, hosted by Stad Köln, Köln
2002   K-34 Köln/Istanbul Partnership Project, Turkis-German artists colaboration, hosted by Stad Köln, Köln

Publications

-Roll, İstanbul (2004-2009)
-Express, İstanbul (2004-2005)
-Bant, İstanbul (2006-2011)
-Bir-Bir, İstanbul (2010-2011)
-Radikal Newspaper (2010, 2012)
-Vs. Dergi, İstanbul (2004)
-L-inc Magazine For Contemporary Drawing, Wien (2006)
-KONTROL, perspectives on control in the course of contemporary art, culture, technology, information  
 channels, and politics, internet magazine (2006)
-Fuct-D Magazine For Contemporary Drawing, Berlin (2007)
-Visitor guide for the group exhibition “Istanbul Traverseé”, Lille (2009)

Books Contributed

-Hurrem, Writer: Barış Pirhasan, İletişim Yayınları (2011)
-Lapses, Editor: Başak Şenova,Venice Biennal Turkish Pavillon (2009)
-Istanbul Zombi 2066, Mery Cuesta, Tan cemal Genç, Göksu Gül, Emir Yardımcı, Cem Dinlenmiş, Ceren Oykut  
 (2010)
-Define Bahçesi, Writer: Görkem Yeltan, Büyülü Fener Yayınları (2007), Kırmızıkedi (2013)
-Hafriyat Ameleleri, Derleme, Hafriyat Yayınları (2007)
-İstanbul Defterdarları, Compilation, Collector: Tan Cemal Genç, Hafriyat Yayınları (2006)



Salıncak/Swing, 2006