Mehmet Ali Uysal
b. 1976, Mersin, lives and works in Paris.
Selected exhibitions include; Don't Abandon Me (solo), Pi Artworks Istanbul, Turkey (2019); A Pillar of
Smoke, Les Rencontres d’Arles, France (2018); Hi! (solo), Sapar Contemporary, New York, USA
(2016); Block (solo), Pi Artworks London, UK (2015); The Past (solo), Pearl Lam Gallery, Shanghai,
China (2014); Pinch Me Awake (solo), Stiftung Starke, Berlin, Germany (2013); Peel (solo), Nesrin
Esirtgen Collection, Istanbul, Turkey (2012); Eyeballing, Contemporary Arts Centre, Ankara, Turkey
(2012), If the Nature is Heaven, the City is Hell, Cer Modern, Ankara, Turkey (2011); Abbara
Kadabra, 1st Mardin Biennial, Mardin, Turkey (2010).
Selected collections including his work; Audi Bank Collection, Beirut, Lebanon; City of Umea
Collection, Umea, Sweden; Chaudfontaine Park Public Collection, Liege, Belgium; Golden Harvest
Group Art Collection, India; Istanbul Modern Collection, Turkey; Vent des Forets Festival Public
Collection, Meuse, France; Ozyegin University Collection, Istanbul, Turkey; Samdani Art Foundation,
Dhaka, Bangladesh and Vehbi Koc Foundation, Istanbul, Turkey.