Eda Emirdağ

Eda Emirdağ was born in 1986 in Istanbul. She studied International Relations at St. Kliment Ohridski University in Sofia. In 2013, she won a full scholarship to Bahçeşehir University, department of Photography and Video. In addition to social issues such as women’s politics and refugee issues, the artist works on topics such as photography ethics, presentation aesthetics, image representation, archives; and conducts essays in video, photography, collage, and performance.

She has participated in exhibitions such as MamutArt Project, Contemporary Istanbul, Young Photographers Award, New Generation Contemporary Artist From Turkey, Tuyap Art Fair and participated in exhibitions in Sweden, Wales, Denmark, France, Italy, Holland, Germany and Pakistan. Emirdağ was also selected as a participant in the artist residency program Kultivera in Sweden. She had her first solo exhibition in Sweden which dealt with the Syrian refugee issues. Her second solo exhibition took place at GaleriBu in İstanbul. Her third solo exhibition was a project exhibition on the theme of Anatolian mourning traditions. In 2019, with the participation of 22 artists and academicians in the field of independent art space named PASAJ, she started and coordinated an art project GALIP is about photographic heritage, archive, suicide.

Personal Exhibitions:

2019-“To The North”, Eriksbergs Museum, Kultivera ,Tranås, Sweden
2019-“Mourning Home” Adahan İstanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
2019-“Galip Project”, PASAJ, Istanbul, Turkey
2017-”Introspective ”, GaleriBu Galata, Istanbul, Turkey
2017-”Open Your Eyes”, Österängens Konsthall, Jönköping, Sweden

Group Exhibitions:

2019-“Blended”, Mixer Gallery, Istanbul,Turkey
2019-“Taşeron Art Initiative”, Tüyap Art Fair, Istanbul, Turkey
2019-“GALİP’’, Istanbul Photobook Festival, Istanbul, Turkey
2019-“Down to Earth”, Büyük Efes Sanat-Han Spaces, Muğla, Turkey
2019-”Solstice”, PopArt_ist Project, Dada Salon Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
2019-”All in One’1’‘, GaleriBuPavilion, Istanbul, Turkey
2019-“Pop-up”, Step Istanbul, Büyükdere35, Istanbul, Turkey
2019-“Things of Now” GaleriBu Pavilion, Istanbul, Turkey
2019-“Kabutar” Exchange Exhibition Project, Pakistan- Italy-France-Holland-Turkey
2019-“Kadınlar Yaşasın diye”, KargaArt, Istanbul,Turkey
2019-“From Artist to Artist”, Büyükdere35, Istanbul,Turkey
2019-“Horizon”, Fotini Istanbul, Turkey
2018-“Artist 2018”, Tasarım Bakkalı, Tüyap Art Fair, Istanbul, Turkey
2018-“Artist 2018”, Compartminds, GaleriBu, Tüyap Art Fair, Istanbul, Turkey
2018-”Dinamo”, Swiss Otel, Izmir, Turkey
2018-”Gang”, Sanayi Project, Istanbul Turkey
2018-”Ungt Rum: Åbningsevent & Fotomarked”, Fotografsk Center, Copenhagen,Denmark
2018-”Storgatan38”, Kultivera, Tranås, Sweden
2018-”Becoming: Cure as Care ”, Daire Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
2018-”Vardiya Etkinliği” #freeosmankavala, Depo Istanbul, Turkey 2018-”Distortion”, Milli Reasurans, Istanbul, Turkey
2018-”Bir Kelime Bin Mesele”, GaleriBu Galata, Istanbul,Turkey
2017-”Utopia”, Artist 2017 Tuyap Art Fair, Istanbul, Turkey
2017-”Life”, Art50.net, Hilton Bomonti Hotel, Istanbul, Turkey
2017-”Reflections”, Art50.net, İKUSAG, Istanbul, Turkey
2017-”Sanatabiyer”, Doğan Holding, Bomontiada, Istanbul, Turkey
2017-”Self-Service Art, ”Performance Days”, Palazzo Tibaldi, Istanbul, Turkey
2017-“Rethink Heritage”, 3D Collage, Efolt Projects, Büyük Valide Han, Istanbul, Turkey
2017-”City Textures’‘, Istanbul Berlin Rome, Berlin, Germany
2016-”Çorbada Tuzun Olsun”, PasajIST, Kaset Mitanni – Istanbul, Turkey
2016-”Profiler”, Art50.net, Galeri Bu Galata, Istanbul
2016-”Her Yön Sanat’‘, MixerArt, Kanyon, Istanbul
2016-”Alien Self Disorder’‘, Kultivera, Tranås Stadsbibliotek, “Smatten”, Tranås, Sweden
2016-”Up In The Air’‘, Art50, Vogue Restaurant , Istanbul , Turkey
2016-”Berlin Istanbul Urban Photography”, Make City Project, Berlin, Germany
2015-”Oblivion’‘, BauExp Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
2015-”Young Photographers Award”, The Turkish American Society, Istanbul, Turkey (finalist)
2015-”New Generation Contemporary Artist From Turkey”, Od’A-Ouvroir d’Art, Franche-Turkey (finalist)
2014-”Women In Cinema and Psychiatry”, Psikeart Magazin, Bilgi University ,Turkey
2014-”Olduğu Kadar Tarlabaşı’‘, Jurnal Bar, Istanbul,Turkey
2014-”Open Studio Days”, Istanbul, Turkey
2014-”Papergirl Istanbul”, Istanbul, Turkey
2013-”Black Sea”,The Kickplate Project , United Kingdom, Wales
2013-”Mamut Art Project Competition”, Istanbul, Turkey (finalist)
2013-”Open Space”, Mixer Gallery’, Istanbul, Turkey
2013-”International Ege Art Days”, Izmir, Turkey
2012-”Contemporary İstanbul Art Fair”, respresented by Buryos Fine Arts, Istanbul, Turkey
2012-”Izmir Alaçatı Young Art Days”, Izmir, Turkey

Photography

Kaleidoscope

1.750  + KDV Artist: Eda Emirdağ

digital photo and fine art print

30 x 40 cm (framed)

2012

This work includes a certificate of authenticity.

Photography

Ask To Road II

1.750  + KDV Artist: Eda Emirdağ

Digital photo and fine art print

24 x 35 cm (framed)

2012

This work includes a certificate of authenticity.

Photography

Wound With Book

1.750  + KDV Artist: Eda Emirdağ

digital photo and fine art print

40 x 30 cm (framed)

2013

This work includes a certificate of authenticity.

2.250  + KDV Artist: Eda Emirdağ

digital photo and fine art print

30 x 43 cm (framed)

2011 – 2018

This work includes a certificate of authenticity.

2.250  + KDV Artist: Eda Emirdağ

digital photography

30 x 43 cm (framed)

2011 – 2018

This work includes a certificate of authenticity.

1.750  + KDV Artist: Eda Emirdağ

digital photography

28 x 40 cm (framed)

2013

This work includes a certificate of authenticity.