Leyla Emadi

She was born in 1977 in Ankara. In 1995, Los Angeles Pierce Collage, Faculty of Science and Arts, Department of Three Dimensional Art started and completed in 1996. She was found in the Mürteza Fidan Workshop in 1999. In 2000, she continued her education at the T.C Yeditepe University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Department of Plastic Arts Painting. She started her graduate education in 2004 at the T.C Yeditepe University, Institute of Social Sciences, Plastic Arts Painting Department. Then, in 2015, T.C Yeditepe University, Institute of Social Sciences, Faculty of Plastic Arts, started the Proficiency in Art program and completed it in 2020. In the artist’s works; Violence, oppression and cruelty have always been the main theme of her work, blending it with a plastic language.

She took human as the main issue. The gender, religion, politics, ideology and stereotyped thoughts that the individual is attached to are the second important item of her works. She aimed to question, shatter, and break down these patterns where necessary.

Solo Exhibitions:

2017-Wounds, Büyükdere35, Curator: Marcus Graf
2011-Blockade, Alanistanbul.

Solo Exhibitions:

2020-The Goddess Inside-Swissotel Istanbul + Art 50 / Istanbul
2020-Artist to Artist 2-Bazaart / Büyükdere 35 / Istanbul
2019-ArtSunday 2 Community Volunteers Foundation- PG Art Pop Up / Istanbul
2019-100. Year Collection Exhibition-Cadde Cultural Center / Istanbul
2019-Standard-Eldem Art Space / Eskisehir
2019-Encounters-Hisar Schools Cultural Center / Istanbul
2019-Winter Is Coming-Merdiven Art Space / Mebusan 25 / İstanbul
2019-Contemporary Istanbul-Rampano Space Project / Istanbul
2019-Down To Earth-Büyük Efes Sanat / Han Spaces / Göcek
2019-Step Istanbul-Tomtom Red / Istanbul
2019-Standard-Adas / Istanbul
2019-Art Weeks Akaretler-Merdiven Art Space / Istanbul
2019-100th Year Collection Exhibition-Yeditepe University / Istanbul
2019-Galip Project- Pasajist / Istanbul
2019-We will stop femicide platform- social responsibility project- Karga Art
2019-From Artist to Artist-Bazaart / Büyükdere 35 / Istanbul
2018-Community Volunteers Foundation-PG Art Gallery Pop Up / Istanbul
2018-Common Borders-Farahani Foundation / Iran
2018-Dinamo 3 – Swiss Hotel Buyukefes / Izmir
2018-GANG by Sanayi Project / Istanbul
2018-Contemporary Istanbul
2018-Mixer / Istanbul
2018-One Word, Thousand Matters-Gallery Bu / Istanbul
2018-There is No Error in Rosary-Mixer / İstanbul
2018-I am coming with a tea! -Galeri Ark / Istanbul What is
2017A4? – Marmara University Republic Museum / Istanbul
2017-Woman on the Corner-Kare Art / Istanbul
2017-METU Art 18-METU Culture and Congress Center / Ankara
2016-25 / 25 -Ekavart Gallery / Istanbul
2016-Contemporary Istanbul 2016 -Artnivo / Istanbul
2016-Name / City / Violence-Yıldız Technical University Yüksel Sabancı Art Center
2016-Special Politic-GalleryBu Galata / Istanbul
2015-40 Meters / 4 Walls / 8 Cubes-Artnivo / Istanbul
2015-Artalem-O’art gallery / Istanbul
2015-Time 5 at Yeditepe – Ekavart Gallery / Istanbul
2015-Dinamo 2-SwissOtel Büyük Efes / İzmir
2015- “Celebration & Memories” Lucca Bebek- Artnivo / Istanbul
2014- “Celebration & Memories” Lucca Bebek -Artnivo / Istanbul
2014-30th Year Exhibition # 3- Teşvikiye Art Gallery / Istanbul
2014-Contemporary Istanbul Art Fair / Istanbul
2014-Mülksüzleş 24th International Art Fair- Artist- Curator Ali Şimşek / Istanbul
2014- “The Children Inside Us Meet A Day” – Teşvikiye Art Gallery / Istanbul
2014- “I” Art212 Art and Culture Platform / Bodrum
2014-Download by Artnivo-The Sofa Hotel Nisantasi Hallarts / Istanbul
2014- “The Feeling of Happiness” -Homa Art Gallery / Tehran / Iran
2013-23. International Istanbul Art Fair -Artist- Curator Ali Şimşek / Istanbul
2013-ArtBosphorus Contemporary Art Fair / Istanbul
2013-The Face of Time I 5.Alimini Baku Biennial Turkey Selection -Merhart Gallery
2013- “I Love You More Than Art” Ekavart Gallery / Istanbul
2012’5. Aliminium Baku Biennale- “Face of Time” – Curator: Dilara Vagabova / Baku
2012- “22. International Istanbul Art Fair- Artist- Tuyap / Istanbul
2012-‘Reality Terror 2012’ Asfalt Gallery Kadıköy / İstanbul
2012-‘Reality Terror 2012’ Depo İstanbul / İstanbul
2012-‘Attention Woman’ Icel Art Club Exhibition Hall – Curator Denizhan Özer / Mersin
2012-‘Attention Woman’ Onat Kutlar Exhibition Hall Foyer -Curator Denizhan Özer / Gaziantep
2011-‘Attention Woman’ EKAV Foundation Ekavart Gallery- Curator Denizhan Özer / Istanbul
2011-Art Beat Istanbul-Lütfi Kırdar Congress and Exhibition Center- Casa Dell Arte / Istanbul
2011-Art Alaçatı Summer Fest-Alaçatı / İzmir
2011-1.Istanbul Summer Exhibition-Antrepo 5 Art Port / Istanbul
2010-Young New Different- Casa dell Arte Gallery-CDA Projects / Istanbul.

3.500  + KDV Artist: Leyla Emadi

marker on paper

40 x 32,5 cm. (framed)

2017

This work includes a certificate of authenticity.

Mixed technique

Love

7.500  + KDV Artist: Leyla Emadi

pleksi, halat, boya

36 x 64 x 3 cm

2018

This work includes a certificate of authenticity.

3.500  + KDV Artist: Leyla Emadi

Drawing with framed

40 x 33 cm (framed)

2017

This work includes a certificate of authenticity.

Artist: Leyla Emadi

Drawing with framed

40 x 33 cm (framed)

2017

This work includes a certificate of authenticity.