GENCO GÜLAN

Genco Gulan is a multiple media contemporary conceptual artist, who defines his practice in painting, sculpture, performance and new media as ‘idea art‘. Gulan got prizes from BP 1993, New School 2000, selected as a finalist for Sovereign Art Foundation European Art Prize in 2011 and got Master Award from Ege Art in 2015. His works are presented in museums such as; Centre Pompidou, Pera, ZKM, MAM, Rio and La Triennale di Milano. He participated to festivals such as; Steirishes Herbst, Ars Electronica, Mediaterra, prog-me, Accente, Balkan Art and Istanbul Theatre. He is in collections such as Rhizome.org at the New Museum, İstanbul Modern, Museum Oswald, Davis Museum, and State Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki. His works listed in required reading lists at; City University, Rice University and U.C. Santa Barbara. Gulan gave conferences at Yale, School of Visual Arts, Köln University and NYIT. Genco Gülan was in the Advisory Board of Balkan Biennial Cosmopolis Thessaloniki and International Programming Committee of ISEA Singapore. He is the founder of the Web Biennial, currently he teaches at Mimar Sinan Academy and Bogazici University.