BASAKO

Basako was born in Istanbul in 1975. She graduated from Marmara University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Department of Graphics in 1997.

She worked in various advertising agencies between 1997-2001. She founded the Graphic Design Studio Basako Graphics in 2002. Using her graphic design infrastructure in her paintings, the artist produces in many different techniques (collage, typography, digital infrastructure, oil painting, acrylic, watercolor). As an artist living and producing in this geography, the concepts of belonging, home, motherhood, city and migration constitute the content of her art.

She lives and continues to work in Istanbul Kadıköy.

Solo Exhibitions:

2017 “Sırça Fanus”, Artnivo, Adahan, İstanbul

Group Exhibitons:

2009/2010/2011 GMK Exhibition, Mimarlar Odası Sergi Salonu, İstanbul

2011 “Destruction/Yıkım”, İstanbul

2011 “İstanbul Yaz Sergisi”, Antrepo No:5, İstanbul

2012 “Bağlantı/Connection”, Artsuites Gallery, İstanbul

2013-2014 Mixer Gallery/Açık Depo, İstanbul

2014 “Topoloji/Topology” PG Art Gallery, İstanbul

2014 “Anomali/Anomaly” PG Art Gallery, İstanbul

2014/2015 “Taş / Kağıt / Makas”, Artnivo.com

2015 “Yalnız ve Kalabalık” Artnivo, Khas Gallery, Kadir Has University, İstanbul

2015 “Progressive” Türker Art, İstanbul

2016 “Holistik/Holistic” PG Art Gallery, İstanbul

2016 “Masturbation” Mixer Gallery, İstanbul

2016 “Dün Değil/Not Yesterday” Tasarım Bakkalı, İstanbul

2016 “O Zaman Renk” Artnivo, İstanbul

2017 “İnsan Eli Değmiş Gibi”, Contemporary Art Open Air Project, Artnivo, Stroer Kentvizyon, İstanbul

2017 “İhap Hulusi’ye İthafen / Dedicated to İhap Hulusi” Contemporary Art Open Ait Project, Artnivo, Stroer Kentvizyon, İstanbul, Ankara

2018 “Less is a Bore”, Contemporary Art at Tuna Ofis, Artnivo, İstanbul

2019 “Kağıt/Paper” Pilevneli Project, İstanbul

2019 “Aslında / Actually” Kadın Yazısı Festivali Sergisi / Feminaming Writing Festival Exhibition, Karşı Sanat Çalışmaları, İstanbul

2019-20 “Bi Maniniz Yoksa / God’s Guest” Art Factory, İstanbul

2020 ”Asla  Gözlerini Kaçırma /  Never Look Away” Karşı Sanat Çalışmaları, İstanbul

Acrylic

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acrylic pen on paper

50 x 70 cm

2018

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Acrylic

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4.000  + KDV Artist: BASAKO

acrylic pen on paper

50 x 70 cm

2018

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Acrylic

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4.000  + KDV Artist: BASAKO

acrylic pen on paper

50 x 70 cm

2018

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Acrylic

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4.000  + KDV Artist: BASAKO

acrylic pen on paper

50 x 70 cm

2018

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Collage

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1.750  + KDV Artist: BASAKO

pencil collage on paper

35 x 25 cm (framed)

2013

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Collage

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pencil collage on paper

70 x 50 cm (çerçeveli)

2014

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Collage

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collage on paper

50 x 35 cm

2015

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Collage

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collage on paper

48 x 36 cm (framed)

2014

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Collage

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2.500  + KDV Artist: BASAKO

collage on paper

48 x 33 cm (framed)

2014

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Acrylic

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Artist: BASAKO

acrylic pen on paper

50 x 70 cm

2018

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Oil paint

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15.000  + KDV Artist: BASAKO

oil on paper

140 x 100 cm

2013

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Paper

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watercolour on paper

100 x 70 cm

2019

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Paper

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6.500  + KDV Artist: BASAKO

watercolour on paper

100 x 70 cm (framed)

2016

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Collage

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3.000  + KDV Artist: BASAKO

watercolour on paper collage

48 x 36 cm (framed)

2012

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Paper

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7.000  + KDV Artist: BASAKO

watercolour on paper

100 x 70 cm

2017

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Paper

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6.500  + KDV Artist: BASAKO

watercolour on paper

100 x 70 cm

2016

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Paper

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7.000  + KDV Artist: BASAKO

watercolour on paper

100 x 70 cm

2017

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