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
2017 upcoming group show, Daire Sanat, Istanbul
2017 BAHAR, Sharjah Biennial 13, Istanbul
2016 Known, Threatened with Unkown / Malumu Mechulle Tehdit, solo show, artnivo, Istanbul
2016 Indie Line / Indie Cizgi, artSumer, Istanbul
2015 Contemporary Istanbul
2015 in Fog / Siste, two-person exhibition with Burcu Yagcioglu, Operation Room, Istanbul
2014 Flooded / Sel Basti, two-person studio exhibition with Burcu Yagcioglu, Arnavutkoy, Istanbul
2011 Pleasure and Order / Keyif ve Duzen, Galeri Isik, Istanbul
2011 Site of Flesh and Stone / Beden ve Taş Sahnesi, Simotas Building, Istanbul
2010 Gittikçe, Bolu artist-in-residence show, Simotas Building, Istanbul
2009 35/25, The Painting Center, New York, NY.
2008 Thesis Show, New York Studio School, New York, NY.
2008 LCU Spring Showcase, New York, NY.
2007 Recent Works, with Mary Claire Delony, NYSS, New York, NY.
2006 Annual Painting and Drawing Exhibition, Galerie Art Mûr, Montréal, QC.
2005 True Adventures, with Simone Rochon, Belgo Building, Espace 306, Montréal, QC.
2004 Greater than One Interdisciplinary Festival, VAV Gallery, Montréal, QC.

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

Talks and Presentations
2017 upcoming lecture, Shenkar School of Art, Tel Aviv
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
2012 Artist talk, Pori Art Museum, Pori, Finland