Vortragsreihe Freie Kunst - Banu Cennetoğlu
Banu Cennetoğlu - If you lose your mind come back?
Vortragsreihe / 15.01.2020
Banu Cennetoğlu stellt sich und ihre Arbeiten vor.
15.01.2020, 18 Uhr
Auditorium, Am Speicher XI 8, 28217 Bremen
Banu Cennetoğlu lives and works in Istanbul. Cennetoğlu explores the political, social and cultural dimension of the production, representation and distribution of knowledge and asks how it feeds into a society’s collective thought and becomes part of its ideology.
Solo exhibitions include: K21 Ständehaus, Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf (2019); Sculpture Center, New York (2019); Chisenhale Gallery, London (2018); Bonner Kunstverein, Bonn (2015); Salonul de proiecte, Bucharest (2013); Kunsthalle Basel, Basel (2011).
Selected group exhibitions include: Actually, the Dead Are Not Dead, Bergen Assembly 2019; Beautiful world, where are you?, Liverpool Biennale (2018); documenta 14, Athens and Kassel (2017); The Restless Earth, Fondazione Nicola Trussardi, Milan (2017); 10th Gwangju Biennale (2014); Manifesta 8, Murcia (2010); 53rd Venice Biennale/Pavilion of Turkey (2009); 5th Berlin Biennale (2008); and 1st Athens Biennale and 10th Istanbul Biennial (both 2007). In 2006 she initiated BAS, a project space in Istanbul focusing on collection and production of artists’ books and printed matter. In 2016 she was a guest at the DAAD Artists-in-Berlin Program.
Caption: Banu Cennetoğlu’, 2019, exhibition view, K21 Kunstsammlung NRW,
Düsseldorf. Courtesy: the artist and K21 Kunstsammlung NRW, Düsseldorf;
photograph: Achim Kukulies