Ülgen Semerci
1981, Istanbul


Education
M.F.A. 2006-2008 Painting, New York Studio School, New York, NY
B.F.A. 2002-2006 Painting and Drawing, Concordia University, Montréal, QC

Exhibitions
2019 (upcoming group show) Gerald Moore Gallery, London, UK
2019 Sui Generis - Possibilities of a House, Plas Bodfa, Beaumaris, Wales, UK
2019 Fugue, Evliyagil Museum, Ankara, Turkey
2018 X Marks the Spot, NYSS, New York, NY, USA
2018 Part Whole / Parca Butun, Art On, Istanbul, Turkey
2017 Floating Tactics After a Sunken Island, Daire Sanat, Istanbul, Turkey
2017 BAHAR, Sharjah Biennial 13, Istanbul,Turkey
2016 Known, Threatened with Unkown / Malumu Mechulle Tehdit, solo show, artnivo, Istanbul, Turkey
2016 Indie Line / Indie Cizgi, artSumer, Istanbul, Turkey
2015 Contemporary Istanbul, Turkey
2015 in Fog / Siste, two-person exhibition with Burcu Yagcioglu, Operation Room, Istanbul, Turkey
2014 Flooded / Sel Basti, two-person studio exhibition with Burcu Yagcioglu, Arnavutkoy, Istanbul, Turkey
2011 Pleasure and Order / Keyif ve Duzen, Galeri Isik, Istanbul, Turkey
2011 Site of Flesh and Stone / Beden ve Taş Sahnesi, Simotas Building, Istanbul, Turkey
2010 Gittikçe, Bolu artist-in-residence show, Simotas Building, Istanbul, Turkey
2009 35/25, The Painting Center, New York, NY, USA
2008 Thesis Show, New York Studio School, New York, NY, USA
2008 LCU Spring Showcase, New York, NY, USA
2007 Recent Works, with Mary Claire Delony, NYSS, New York, NY, USA
2006 Annual Painting and Drawing Exhibition, Galerie Art Mûr, Montréal, QC, Canada
2005 True Adventures, with Simone Rochon, Belgo Building, Espace 306, Montréal, Canada
2004 Greater than One Interdisciplinary Festival, VAV Gallery, Montréal, Canada

Residencies
2012 Arteles Residency Program, Haukijärvi, Finland
2012 Nes Artist Residency, Skagaströnd, Iceland
2010 Bolu Artist Residency, Bolu, Turkey

Talks and Presentations
2017 Artist talk, Shenkar School of Art, Ramat Gan, Israel
2016 Conversation with Burcu Yagcioglu and Melek Nur Dudu, Acik Radyo, Istanbul http://acikradyo.com.tr/podcast/138820
2016 Nature/Culture panel discussion, Akbank Sanat, Istanbul, Turkey
2012 Artist talk, Pori Art Museum, Pori, Finland