Atilla Galip Pınar
He was born in Ankara in 1978. He studied painting in Marmara University Atatürk Education Faculty, between 1996 – 1997 then he studied sculpture in Mimar Sinan University of Fine Arts, between 1997- 2003, After graduating, he mostly concentrated on painting. In 2004,he received the first prize in the “Individual Disarmament” painting competition, which was organized by the Umut Foundation. In 2018 he received ‘Akbank Contemporary Artist’s Prize’. Beside his personal exhibitons, he also participated many group exhibitions, symposiums and art fairs. His works can be seen in many national and also international private collections.
In his works, he reflects the anxious mood of the individual, who is aware of his inevitability, solitude and captivity against the existence, by detailed and high energic compositions which are occures of figures,colours and forms that have been choosen meticulously. He works and lives in İstanbul.
2016- ‘Hope Whispers’ -Gallery Ilayda/Istanbul
2015- ‘Essence’ – Gallery Ilayda/Istanbul
2014- ‘Aware’ -Gallery Ilayda /Istanbul
2012- ‘Close Danger’ – Artpoint Gallery/Istanbul 2011- ‘Captive’ – Gallery Ihlamour /Istanbul
2018 – Akbank Contemporary Artist’s Prize
2012 -Küçükçekmece Painting Competition – 3rd Award
2004 -‘Individual Disarmament’ Painting Competition by Umut Foundation – 1st Award