Baris Gokturk, Arts Center Residency 2019


Baris Gokturk is a Brooklyn-based artist born in Turkey. He reconstructs two-dimensional historical documents, photographs and archival imagery about events or individuals overlooked by the mainstream history in three-dimensional layers, hybrid fragments and installations that oscillate between drawing, painting and sculpture.
His exhibitions and publications include:
BOMB Magazine, Fall 2018, Interview by Sabine Russ
Mektep Meydan Galatasaray, Pera Museum, curated by Celenk Bafra, Istanbul, 2018
S. y Su Apocalipsis with Marcos Castro, Spring Break Art Show, New York, 2018
The artist held a residency at:
Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Maine, 2016
YADDO Residency, Saratoga Springs, 2018
SOMA, Mexico City, Mexico, 2018

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Untitled (Tatlin), 78x30x30IN, 2018, cement, polyurethane, ink, clay, joint compound