Artun Alaska Arasli
b. 1987, Ankara
lives and works in Amsterdam

Education and Residencies

2018-2019     Jan van Eyck Academy, Maastricht
2017              Gastatelier Leo XIII, Tilburg
2012-2014     Fine Arts, class of Willem de Rooij, Städelschule, Frankfurt am Main
2009-2011     Image & Language (Honours), Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam

Selected Exhibitions

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2018             Prose, Kantine, Brussels (solo)

2017             Teetotaller, Gastatelier Leo XIII, Tilburg (solo)
2017             Essays, Lilac, Gastatelier Leo XIII, Tilburg (solo)
2017             Nose To Flees, Rib, Rotterdam
2017             Bad Florist’s Dream, Warming Up, Rozenstraat, Amsterdam (solo)
2017             Intelligent Touch, Project Space Tilburg

2016             Metal Fatigue, The Tip, Frankfurt (solo)
2016             De Appel Curatorial Programme (with Brendan Jaks), De Appel, Amsterdam
2016             The Beauty Commission, (with Brendan Jaks), Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam
2016             Art Cologne (with J. Beckett and D. Jablonowski), Markus Luettgen, Cologne

2015             I Wish I Never Kissed That Frog, Jeanine Hofland Contemporary, Amsterdam
2015             Hospice (with James Beckett) at Markus Luettgen, Cologne (solo)
2015             LLC, Frankfurt am Main, Berlin
2015             FOREVER 21, Cosmos Carl, Online (solo)
2015             The Elephant in the Shipping Room (Simply Wild), Jenifer Nails, Frankfurt (with Brendan Jaks)
2015             How to Disappear in America (Recollection), Intersections, Art Rotterdam (solo)
2015             My, My. A Body Does Get Around, Wilfried Lentz, Rotterdam

2014             Museum of Arte Útil, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven
2014             Rundgang 2014, Städelschule, Frankfurt am Main

2013             Influence, 1m3, Lausanne
2013             FFM:HH, Kunstverein Harburger Bahnhof, Hamburg
2013             Rundgang 2013, Städelschule, Frankfurt am Main
2013             Behind Artun Alaska Arasli’s Daytime Delight..., &Foam, Amsterdam (solo)

2012             We Gon’ Make It In A Second, W139
2012             The Memories Are Present, Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam

2011             I AM HUNGRY, Graduation Show, Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam *

Grants and Prizes

2014 3         Package Deal
2011            Gerrit Rietveld Award for Autonomous Arts

As Curator

2019            Parallax, Wilfried Lentz, Rotterdam
2018            Porcupine, Jan van Eyck Academie
2015            My, My. A Body Does Get Around, Wilfried Lentz, Rotterdam
2013/4         Curator at Amstel 41 (6 exhibitions)


2016            Apocalypse Later, Montez Press Interjection Calendar
2014            Four by Three, P/////AKT and Kunstlicht


2017            Teacher at All Space & Sculpture 3rd and 4th Years, AKI, Enschede