Genco Gulan
Since 2002
Works in Istanbul Turkey

Genco Gülan is a conceptual artist with an interest in new media and performance art. He studied Political Science and Art at Bogazici University then he pursued an MA degree on Media Studies at New School, New York. He got prizes from BP, New School, Lions, E.M.A.F. Nominated for the European Art prize in 2012 and got selected as a finalist. Gülan made solo shows in Istanbul, Ankara, Graz, Berlin, New York, Seoul and Zagreb. His works are presented in museums such as; Centre Pompidou, Pera, ZKM, MAM, Rio and La Triennale di Milano. He participated to festivals such as; Steirishes Herbst, Ars Electronica, Mediaterra, prog-me, Accente, Balkan Art and Istanbul Festival. His net-art pieces have been exhibited at, and His works listed in required reading lists such as; City University, New York, Rice University and U.C. Santa Barbara. Gülan gave conferences at Yale, School of Visual Arts, Köln University and New York Institute of Technology. Genco Gülan and his art has been referred to by Newsweek, Herald Tribune, NY Arts, Art in America, Art News, Das Kunst, Beaux Arts and Idomenee. His monography edited Dr. Marcus Graf is published by Revolver Berlin the title "Conceptual Colors of genco Gulan". His book "De-Constructing the Digital Revolution" is published by LAP and both of the books are available at Genco Gülan was in the Advisory Board of Balkan Biennial, Thessaloniki and International Programming Committee of ISEA Singapore. He is the founder of the Web Biennial. Currently he teaches at Mimar Sinan Academy and Bogazici University.
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MR.YA @ iS.CaM

Istanbul Contemporary Art Museum, iS.CaM presents:


till December 31st, 2004

Address: galataPerform @ iS.CaM
Buyuk Hendek Caddesi 37/ 1 Kuledibi, Istanbul TR.

Adnan Tonel, Yesim Ozsoy, Gulsun Orhon, Mark Levitas,
Emre Koyuncuoglu, Esen, Zeynep Gunsur, Turan Aksoy,
Yesim Agaoglu, Yael Davids, Gregg Wolf, Utku Omeroglu,
Genco Gulan, Nur Akalin, Burcu Esenler, Togay Basar,
Kivanc Ergun, Yavuz Harani, Insel Inal, Saadet Sorgun,
Gulsun Erbil, Yusuf Murat Sen ve Ferhat Ozgur (Ankara),
Selcuk Gurisik (London).

For more info: Oguz Akyol 90(212) 243 9991
Except Mondays, between: 14:00-20:00



Sat Jan 01, 2005 00:00 - Fri Oct 01, 2004

The Web Biennial 2005 Starts Officially on January 1st 2005. Check out
the only Biennial for and on the WWW at


Comin soon: Web Biennial 2005

Fri May 28, 2004 03:44

The second of the Web Biennial series by the Istanbul Contemporary Art Museum, iS.CaM, will be realised next year in 2005.

Open Call for proposals will start this fall and end late December 2004. This time we will have a theme: "Peace!".

All kinds of online art works are welcome. No commercial sites again but NGO's welcome. This year we will not accept redirection pages as URL's.

Other than these, we will try keep Internet and art as FREE and OPEN as possible.


Istanbul Contemporary Art Museum, iS.CaM.


Contemporary Mythologies that Avoids the Post Modern Trap

At the Istanbul State Fine Arts Museum and Gallery in Beyoglu, between September 22 and October 4th, Genco Gulan