Hera Büyüktaşçıyan was born in 1984 in Istanbul, where she lives and works.
Among the past residencies she took part in, we recall: Delfina Foundation, London (2014); Villa Waldberta, Munich (2012-13); AIR¬Drop, Stockholm (2012); PiST/// Interdisciplinary Project Space, Istanbul, (2012); and ACSL, Yerevan (2011).
The selected exhibitions include: VA International Irelands Biennal, Limerick City (2016); Land without Land, Heidelberger Kunstverein, Heidelberg, (2016); 1497, Green Art Gallery, Dubai (2016); If you can't go through the door, go through the window, ALT Art Space, Istanbul (2016); Es war einmal ein Land, Heidelberger Kunstverein, Heidelberg (2015); Istanbul: passion, joy, fury MAXXI, Rome (2015); GRANDCHILDREN, New geographies of belonging, DEPO, Istanbul (2015); "Istanbul Biennal" (2015); "Armenian Pavilion" 56th Venice Biennale (2015); A Century of Centuries, SALT, Istanbul (2015); Fishbone, State of Concept, Athens (2015); The Jerusalem show, Jerusalem (2014); The Land across the Blind, Galeri Mana, Istanbul (2014); In Situ, PiST, Istanbul (2014); Envy, Enmity, Embarrassment, ARTER, Istanbul (2013); Blur, Weltraum, Munich (2012); Reflecting on Reflection, Galeri Mana, Istanbul (2012); Looking for Somewhere to Land, Stockholm (2012); The Afternoon Odyssey, SALT, Istanbul (2012); Worthy Hearts, Yerevan (2011).
Texts by Giuliano Gori, Adelina von Fürstenberg and Hera Büyüktaşçıyan
Pistoia, Gli Ori, 2016
Language: Italian and English