SEÇİL EREL

258A Richmond Road
London UK E8 3QW
www.secilerel.co.uk
secil@secilerel.com

EDUCATION

Mimar Sinan Fine Art University MFA Institute of Social Science, Painting
2004-2007
Mimar Sinan Fine Art University BFA in Painting
1999-2003

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

Collection ABCC, London
2018
Rebuild KA Consultancy, Istanbul
2018
Possibilities Work at the Yard, New York
2017
Collection Farplas Art Space, Istanbul
2017
Barbara Arist Residency LB Art Gallery, Cunda
2016
Bird’s Eye View Siyah Beyaz Gallery, Ankara
2016
As Is Gallery Merkur, Istanbul
2016
Some Of Things Summart Art Center, Istanbul
2015
Territory Gallery Zilberman, Istanbul
2014
The Initial Home - Leia AlanIstanbul , Istanbul
2012
Simple Present Tense CDA Projects, Istanbul
2011
Lonely Moment Mithatpaşa Art Gallery, Ankara
2009
Passion Iş Bank Art Gallery, Izmir
2006
Again Nokta Art and Design, Istanbul
2005
The End Personal Studio Space, Istanbul
2001

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

FICF Germany, Netherland
2018
Less is Bore Artnivo, Istanbul
2018
Interstices Art Else Where, Stour Space Gallery, London
2017
Schnittstelle Istanbul Eller Kultur Bahnhof, Dusseldorf
2017
Imago Mundi Mediterranean Route, Palermo
2017
Artificial Nature Schloss Neersen Gallery, Dusseldorf
2017
No Prescription EkavArt Gallery, Istanbul
2017
Encounter Imoga Art Gallery, Istanbul
2015
20th Anniversary Milli Reasurans Art Gallery, Istanbul
2015
Trelex Art Residency Open Studio and Exhibition, Geneva
2015
The Nominative Case Casa Dell’arte, Torba, Bodrum
2015
Fine Tuned and Multiple Kuad Gallery, Istanbul
2015
Nothing Exceptional Gallery Konrad Moenter, Dusseldorf
2015
Small is Beautiful Kuad Gallery, Istanbul
2014
Topology PG Art Gallery, Istanbul
2014
A Gift For Nazım Nazım Hikmet Culture Center, Istanbul
2014
ODTU Art 14 ODTU, Ankara
2013
Art Platform Los Angeles, Gallery Zilberman, USA 
2012
Now I Am Not Here Kervansaray, Istanbul
2011
Exhibition of the Century Collection of T.C. Ziraat Bank, Cer Modern, Ankara
2010
ManicAttack 216 Thinking And Production Zone, Tüyap, Istanbul
2010
Cold Elements Akademililer Art Center, Istanbul
2010
My Name is Casper 216 Zone, Sümerbank&Karsı Art Works, Istanbul
2009
Summart Campus 09 Moldova
2009
Young Expansion in Contemporary Turkish Art, Pera Museum, Istanbul
2005
Multicultural Idendity: Cultural Heritage, Art, Image Ankara & Eskisehir
2005
Taste Is Bank Parmakkapı Art Gallery, Istanbul
2002

PERFORMANCE

Visibility Project Büyük Sadıkpaşa Apt.,Galata Perform, Istanbul
2003

AWARDS

Artist of The Year Award by Farplas  
2016
RH + Young Artist /2008, Private Award  
2009

ART RESIDENCIES

La Maison de Barbara, Ayvalık, Türkiye  
2016
Trelex Residency, Geneva, Switzerland  
2015

SYMPOSIUM & WORKSHOPS

2nd Workshop of Nilüfer, Bursa  
2017
Boll Werk, Lepsien Art Foundation, Dusseldorf  
2015
Dreams Academy Kaş, Antalya  
2014
Training program with Sarkis, Istanbul Modern Museum
2009
Summart Campus, Moldova  
2009
Litography Workshop, Aksanat, Istanbul  
2004
Iş Bank, Taste Workshop, Istanbul  
2002
Borusan Exlibris Studio, Istanbul  
2002

ARTIST TALKS

United Nation Women Entrepreneurship Day, Aksoy Holding, Istanbul
2016
"As Is", Speakers: Seçil Erel, Emre Zeytinoğlu, Gallery Merkur, Istanbul
2016
"Territory", Speakers : Seçil Erel, Fırat Arapoğlu, Gallery Zilberman, İstanbul
2014

PUBLICATIONS

Seçil Erel Artist Book, Publisher: IMOGA (Istanbul Museum Of Graphic Museum)
2016
Bora Collection, Publisher: Summart
2015
Imoga Mundi, Istanbul Codex, Publisher: Benetton Foundation
2015
Exhibition of the Century”, Publisher: T.C. Ziraat Bank
2010

VOLUNTEERING EXPERIENCE & CAUSES

ecoActive London  
2017
Donation, AÇEV  
2016
Volunteer, Dusler Akademisi (Dreams Academy)  
2014
 
 
 
   
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