Encounter by Kazım Karakaya in Istanbul
Encounter by Kazım Karakaya in Istanbul
A leading figure in Turkey’s sculpture scene, Kazım Karakaya’s pieces will be on view at Istanbul’s Bozlu Art Project Nişantaşı with his new exhibition “Encounter” between Sept. 6 and Oct. 13.

Taking human and animal states, their encounters, and notions such as the meeting of two different elements as a point of departure for his exhibition, Kazım Karakaya offers a concrete embodiment of this conception of his through his sculptures in which he brings together metal and stone materials.

Kazım Karakaya was born in Ankara in 1971. He graduated from the Sculpture Department in the Faculty of Fine Arts at Hacettepe University in 1998. Between 1993 and 2003, he worked with sculptor Mehmet Aksoy. Since 1997, Karakaya has participated in numerous group sculpture exhibitions and symposiums in Turkey and abroad. He has also had his solo exhibitions in Istanbul and Ankara. Currently, Karakaya continues to work in Istanbul.

Bozlu Art Project

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