Art news from ‘Mabeyn Gallery’

Mabeyn Art Gallery, Istanbul: Wall

Alper Bıçaklıoğlu Wall 10 Apr – 02 May 2013 Play, Mixed media on canvas, 270 x 150 cm, 2013 It is now an accepted fact in the collective world consciousness that war does not consist solely of brutal slaughter, and is not carried out exclusively with guns and

Mabeyn Gallery, Istanbul: Draft

Alper Bıçaklıoğlu "Look", 2012, 90×90 cm, Mixed Media Draft 5-30 June 2012 Participating artists: Alper Bıçaklıoğlu İsmet Değirmenci Alev Gözonar Huri Kiriş Coşkun Sami Emre Tandırlı Murat Tosyalı Pınar Yeşilada Alev Gözonar "Red", 2011, 100 x 100 x 8cm, Polymerclay, layer wire, plexy, laquered wood Mabeyn Gallery Başmabeynci Köşkü Nüzhetiye Caddesi No: 63 Beşiktaş 34357 […]

Mabeyn Gallery, Istanbul: Mount Qaf

"Phoenix", 2012. 120 x 200 cm. 03 May – 31 May 2012 Mount Qaf Ertuğrul Ateş The famous contemporary artist Ertuğrul Ateş meets art lovers with his new exhibition named "Mount Qaf" at Mabeyn Gallery between May 3rd to 31. The artist who previously thematized birds and flight abundantly in his paintings now takes the […]

Mabeyn Art Gallery, Istanbul: The Feather Game Part Two

“Sleep Walk”, 1986. Oil on canvas, 185 x 255 cm The Feather Game Part Two Hunt Slonem 05 Apr – 27 Apr 2012 Hunt Slonem (b.1951) is an artist who combines abstract expressionism and representational imagery. He is best known for his paintings of tropical birds, based on a personal aviary in which he keeps […]

Mabeyn Art Gallery, Istanbul: Pleasure Seeks Eternity

"The Answer", 2012. Oil on canvas, 180 x 160 cm. 08 Mar – 29 Mar 2012 Pleasure Seeks Eternity Turgut Mutlugöz One of the first to discover the importance of sexual desire in human psychological development, Freud makes a bold observation: “The majority of the higher values of our cultural heritage were won at the […]

Mabeyn Gallery, Istanbul: Legal Street

Alper Bıçaklıoğlu, Street 3, 2012. Mixed media on canvas, 100 x 100 cm. Alper Bıçaklıoğlu Legal Street 7 – 28 February 2012 Alper BIÇAKLIOĞLU's fourth solo exhibiton, Legal Street, is displayed within a 110-year-old historical texture, reflects humanitarian values excluding religion and mortal concepts. The artist combines urban art disciplines and techniques with street art […]

Mabeyn Gallery, Istanbul: Yasal Sokak

Alper Bıçaklıoğlu, 63.00 x 46.00 cm., Mixed media Alper Bıçaklıoğlu "Yasal Sokak" 07 – 27 February 2012 Mabeyn Gallery Nüzhetiye Caddesi No:63 Beşiktaş 34357 İstanbul TURKEY

Mabeyn Gallery, Istanbul: Watery Heroes (lame heroes)

Şebnem Somel, "Set Sail", 2011. C-print, Ed. 5, 48 x 100 cm. Şebnem Somel bosporus dreams / watery (lame) heroes 05 – 31 January 2012 In this exhibition I'll be showing some of my works from "Watery Heroes (lame heroes)" section of "Bosporus Dreams" series. "Bosporus Dreams" is a visual accumulation of paintings, illustrations, videos, […]

Mabeyn Gallery, Istanbul: Between “Two” Things

Şive Neşe Baydar, "Circle Series KV.525", 2011. Lavi, 100 x 70 cm Şive Neşe Baydar Between "Two" Things 05 – 31 January 2012 "For me painting, is an area offering mind provoking and encouraging free associations. I'd be interested in anything and everything beyond definition that can revive associations. Likewise the process of painting; there […]