M. Cevahir Akbaş
M. Cevahir Akbaş) was born in 1985, and raised in Istanbul. I have been working with the photography since 2010. My academic career started in 2013 at the Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University’s Photography program, after taking a break I began my pursuing my Masters degree in 2018.. Lives and works in Istanbul
Exhibitions; Mekân Aşırı, Simbart, (2019); Gabrovo Bienali, Bulgaristan (2019); Istanbul Express Ways, 4. Mardin Bienali (2018); Hidden, BASE, Galata Rum Okulu (2018); Sadece Bana Bakın, De Montfort University, Leicester (2018); Loading, PASAJist Nimet Han (2018); Hunter, ODTÜ Sanat (2018); Patika, International Meeting of Photography, Plovdiv (2017); Patika, Mamut Art Project (2017); Minutes of Hearing series, Cosmos Arles Book Festival, France (2016)
Within my practice i draw from my memories and work to depict them by challenging the possibilities of technology and using different techniques of making and focusing on bringing forth the causality principle. Currently, I pull from memories I’ve had in the past and work to depict them within the context of today's language, at times having to challenge the possibilities of technology and work with different disciplines of art-making to keep the causality principle alive.