MURAT GERMEN | STAIRWAY: STEP BY STEP

06.11.2019 – 14.12.2019   Merdiven Art Space celebrates its second anniversary with Murat Germen’s solo exhibition. Germen, known with the works which focus on concepts such as possession/dispossession, overurbanisation, participatory citizenship, the devastation of nature, climate change and global warming; and where he uses photography as a tool for expressing and research, this time presents […]

AHMET ÖĞÜT | THE MISSING T

05.09.2019 – 05.10.2019 Merdiven Art Space welcomes the new season with two different exhibitions simultaneously opening its doors. Hosting Ahmet Öğüt’s solo show in the gallery space, Merdiven introduces an ostentatious group show titled “Winter is Coming” to the audience at the #mebusan25, the nearby independent building. The exhibitions, included among the parallel events of […]

SUSAN HEFUNA | SCREENS

29.05.2019 – 20.07.2019 Merdiven Art Space hosts Susan Hefuna’s solo exhibition titled “Screens” between May 29 and July 20. The artist, interpreting the images of two different continents from her memory, with her productive practice ranging from drawing to sculpture, installation, video, photograph, and performance, brings together a selection of her works which she called […]

SWADDLING THE BABY | GÜLSÜN KARAMUSTAFA

28.02.2019 – 04.05.2019 Merdiven Art Space is pleased to announce the exhibition titled “Swaddling the Baby” by Gülsün Karamustafa, one of the most prominent artists of the contemporary art scene in Turkey, between February 28 and April 13. The artist, focusing on the striking events of recent history, whose practice ranges from video to sculpture, […]

IN THE BEGINNING DAZZLING NIGHT | BERAT IŞIK & SARKIS

21.12.2018 – 26.01.2019 Merdiven Art Space presents a collaboration between two great contemporary artists from different generations, between December 21 and January 26. The exhibition titled “In the Beginning Dazzling Night,” conceived with Sarkis’ participation upon the invitation of Berat Işık, opens its doors for the spectators on the longest night of the year. Berat […]

RECURRENCE | NESLİHAN BAŞER

  26.04.2018 – 02.06.2018 Merdiven Art Space, 26 Nisan – 2 Haziran tarihleri arasında, dokuma ve dikiş pratiğini üretimlerinin temeline yerleştiren Neslihan Başer’in kişisel sergisine ev sahipliği yapıyor. Sanatçının, Londra Camberwell College of Arts’da başladığı yüksek lisans programı için geliştirdiği projeye ışık tutan “Tekrar” başlıklı sergi; anılar, deneyimler ve bunların psikoloji üzerindeki etkileri çerçevesinde şekilleniyor. […]

MERCILESS | NERİMAN POLAT

09.11.2018 – 08.12.2018   Merdiven Art Space hosts Neriman Polat’s solo exhibition titled “Merciless” between November 9 and December 8. The artist who focuses on themes such as sociological layers, urban, woman, and gentrification, questions the discrimination and violence against children in the city. “Merciless” which is designed as a site-specific installation by bringing together […]

RESURRECTION: An Attempted Siege By Three Generations

FERHAT ÖZGÜR – KIVANÇ GÖKMEN – MUSTAFA KULA 21.09.2018 – 27.10.2018 Merdiven Art Space welcomes the new season with a site-specific installation aiming to examine three generations of student-professor solidarity. The exhibition bringing together the works resulting from Ferhat Özgür’s collaboration with Kıvanç Gökmen and Mustafa Kula, who were his students at different time periods, […]

‘MIDDLE EAST DREAMIN’ | ORTADOĞU

  12.01.2018 – 24.02.2018 Merdiven Art Space is proud to announce the artist duo, ORTADOĞU’s very first solo exhibition in İstanbul, as a part of its embracing programme. The show titled “Middle East Dreamin’” which has been designed as a site-specific installation, meets the viewers between the dates of January 12-February 24, 2018. Through their […]

LOVEGAME | İPEK DUBEN

03.11.2017 – 15.12.2017 In an attempt to support the growing of the creative and independent production field free from the commercial concern, Merdiven starts off with İpek Duben’s “LoveGame” installation which is again on view after a long time. The art space, aiming to enable every kind of contrarian and mindful voice that stands on […]