b. İstanbul, 1969
He is a conceptual artist, who defines his practice in painting, sculpture and performance as 'idea art'. His works are listed in required reading lists at City University, Rice University and UC Santa Barbara. Gulan gave conferences at Yale, School of Visual Arts, Koln University and NYIT.
Genco Gulan was in the Advisory Board of Balkan Biennial Cosmopolis Thessaloniki and International Programming Committee of ISEA Singapore. He is the founder of the Web Biennial, currently teaches at the Mimar Sinan Academy and the Bogazici University.
2020 Abstract Archeology, Contemporary Art Center, Ankara Turkey.
2015 Contrails, Hollows Art Space, Brooklyn New York, USA.
2012 Ich bin ein Museum, Galeri Artist, Berlin Germany.
2011 Future Archeology, Painting and Sculpture Museum, Izmir Turkey.
2008 Orientalist, Artda Gallery, Seul, Korea.
2008 I love You, Foto Galerija Lang, Zagreb, Croatia.
2007 Dream/ Fall, PG Art Gallery, Bebek, İstanbul, Turkey.
2003 Daily Mythologies, National Gallery, Beyoglu, İstanbul, Turkey.
1997 Feel Yourself at Home, Raum für Kunst, Graz, Austria.
1996 Re-Construction, Atatürk Cultural Center, Taksim, İstanbul, Turkey.
2015 Videograma, Museum of Contemporary Art, Bogotá, Colombia
2015 Stay With Me, Museums Weserburg, Bremen; Germany.
2013 Beam me up! Robotarium Space, Lx Factory, Lisbon, Portugal
2009 Güncel Sanat, Zeit Raumexit, Mannheim, Germany.
2008 Save As, Triennale Bovisa, Milano, Italy.
2007 Dialogues Mediterranean, Citadel, Saint Tropez, France.
2004 Call Me Istanbul, Turkey, ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany.
2003 La Isle Speciale, Museum of Modern Art, Rio, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
2000 Mediaterra, Fournos Center, Athens, Greece.
2000 Game Show, Here Arts Center, New York, USA.