Born in 1982 in Çorlu, Erman Özbaşaran completed his Bachelor’s Degree in the Department of Painting, Faculty of Fine Arts at the Marmara University. He participated in residence programs both at School of Visual Arts in New York in 2012 and at Fondazione II Bisonte in Florence in 2015. He had two exhibitions in the past years titled “Opere d’Arte su Carta” (Robert F. Kennedy International House, Florence, 2015) and “The Prospect of Hope” (Art On İstanbul, 2017). The artist continues to work from his studio in Istanbul. 

b.1982/ Çorlu, Turkey
Lives and works in Istanbul, Turkey.

Education
2000-04 Marmara University Faculty of Fine Arts, Painting Department, Istanbul, Turkey

Solo Exhibitions
2019 Axis, Art On Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
2017 The Prospect of Hope, Art On Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
2015 Opere D’arte su Carta, Robert F. Kennedy International House, Firenze, Italy

Group Exhibitions
2019 Constructing a Sentence, Art On Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
2018 99 Square, Art On Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
2018 No Story, Art On Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
2017 Places That Were Never Yours, ARK Kültür, Istanbul, Turkey
2017 Crossroads V, Art On Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
2016 Crossroads IV, Art On Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
2015 Heavy Burden, Art On Istanbul Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
2013 Metabolite, Gallery 44/A, Istanbul, Turkey
2005 Young Artist of the Year, contest exhibition Ancient Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
2004 The new recommendations-new propositions, Borusan Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
2004 Shaman Diary, Project 4L, Istanbul, Turkey
2003 3.International Student Triennial M.Ü.G.S.F., Istanbul, Turkey

Artist Residency Program
2012 Open Studios, School of Visual Arts Summer Residency Program, New York, USA

Art Fairs
2019 Contemporary Istanbul, Art On Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
2019 Step Istanbul, Art On Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
2018 Contemporary Istanbul, Art On Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
2017 Contemporary Istanbul, Art On Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
2016 Contemporary Istanbul, Art On Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey