Özgür Kar *1992, Turkey. Lives and works in Amsterdam

CV

    2024

    • Ten Thousand Suns24th Biennale of Sydney, Sydney group, upcoming
    • NOCTURNEFRAC Champagne-Ardenne, Reims solo
    • Court PlayHartwig Art Foundation, Amsterdam group

    2023

    • ROTÉdouard Montassut, Paris solo
    • Der pinkelnde Tod or what the dead doKunstverein Bielefeld, Bielefeld group
    • BaroqueChamp Lacombe, Biarritz group
    • DAWN REDUXFridericianum, Kassel solo
    • GOOD NIGHTThe Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth solo
    • FALLBasement Roma, Rome solo
    • Pas de deux: Cyclodrama(with Jacqueline de Jong), Château Shatto, Los Angeles solo
    • DAWNThe Renaissance Society, Chicago solo

    2022

    • Live Without Dead TimeGhost2565:, Bangkok group
    • Optimized Fables about a Good LifePlato, Ostrava group
    • Cassandra ComplexBasis, Frankfurt group
    • Manifesto of FragilityBiennale de Lyon, Lyon group
    • 24hBraunsfelder, Cologne group
    • AT THE END OF THE DAYStedelijk Museum, Amsterdam solo
    • Des corps, des écritures Musée d'Art moderne de Paris, Paris group
    • Fata MorganaMusée du Jeu de Paume, Paris group

    2021

    • It’s just a PhaseKjøpmannsgata Ung Kunst, Trondheim group
    • STORAGE DRAMAEmalin, London solo
    • MACABREFondation Louis Vuitton, Paris solo
    • GrimLiebaert Projects, Kortrijk solo
    • The Architecture of ConfinementBNKR, Munich group
    • MACABREKunstverein Gardenhaus, Vienna solo
    • Open StudiosRijksakademie, Amsterdam group

    2020

    • Open StudiosRijksakademie, Amsterdam group
    • AnticorpsPalais de Tokyo, Paris group
    • A Decade of SubmissionÉdouard Montassut, Paris solo
    • Sâr Dubnotal, en quête de l’étrangeCAC, Bretigny, Brétigny-sur-Orge group
    • Volkskrant Visual Arts PrizeStedelijk Museum, Amsterdam group

    2019

    • The Watermill CenterTabula Rasa, New York group
    • A New StartUKS, Oslo solo
    • Kaoru Arima, Sitara Abuzar Ghaznawi, Özgür KarÉdouard Montassut, Paris group
    • Exposed(Public space installation), Europarådets plass, Oslo solo
    • Noise!Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem group

    2018

    • Archive FeverEmalin, London group
    • Cruising PavilionSpazio Punch, Venice group
    • I sit down and they tell me lemme tell you they sayFuture Gallery, Berlin group

    2017

    • Finally you are in meTaylor Macklin, Zurich solo

Education

  • 2020 Resident at the Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten, Amsterdam

  • 2018 Sandberg Instituut, Amsterdam

  • 2015 Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam

Awards

  • 2020 Volkskrant Visual Arts Prize, Netherlands

Selected Press

Collections

  • Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam

  • Musée d’Art Moderne de Paris, Paris

  • Centre national des arts plastiques, Paris

  • FRAC Nouvelle-Aquitaine MÉCA, Bordeaux

  • FRAC Champagne-Ardenne, Reims

  • FRAC Picardie, Amiens