Görkem Ergün:
Görkem Ergün (Ankara,1981) is an artist and also works in a photography archive in İstanbul.
In his lens_based works, Ergün focuses on the relations between culture, design and violence with a body-centered point of view. Scientific developments, new technologies, great destructions and rituals make it possible to create new meanings about the consequences of focused relationships and how these relationships can transform.

Personal Exhibitons:
-2021 March.2 Phase: Repair’ The Empire Project collaboration with March Art Project
-2015 November 'Threshold' The Empire Project
-2014 December 'F.S.T.R' TORUN Gallery-
-2013 January. 'RAW' Poligon 'TheShooting' Gallery

Group Exhibitions.
-2020 June. Crystal Chateau - Evliyagil Museum
-2018 April . Monomyth - Galeri Nev Ankara
-2017 May . A Reflected Assertion - Galeri Siyah Beyaz
-2016 July. Les Glaneurs et Les Glaneuses- Versus Art Project
-2015 December. Istanbul Modern - Habitat
-2015 November. Contemporary İstanbul-(The Empire Project)
-2014 November. Contemporary İstanbul-(with Sekerbank OpenScreen and The Empire
Project)
-2013 November. Contemporary İstanbul-(with BCAC Project and The Empire Project)
-2013 October. 1.Tblisi Trienal 'Acting In The Library' Group Exhibition
-2012 November..Contemporary İstanbul - Book Dummy (with Reccollective)
-2012 May. Siemens Borders Orbits 11-12 Exhibition

Publications:
-Sanat Dünyamız (Yapi Kredi Publication) N:132 / January-February 2012
-Aralik Book. Collective Publishing
-Frankenstein Book Cover . Can Publishing

Artist in Residence:
-BCAC Project/ August-September 2013
-Aksanat - Printmaking Workshop / June-September 2015

Grants
-Siemens Borders Orbits 11-12

www.gorkemergun.com
www.theempireproject.com
gorkemergun@gmail.com