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GOKAY BAHADIR

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Exhibitions/Events Bahadır GÖKAY ( 1955, İstanbul)
He graduated from the Department of Graphics in the State School of Higher Education of Applied Fine Arts-Istanbul, in 1982. He was a student yet when he started working as an art director in the distinguished advertising companies. He established his own company in1984 and became the creative director of many significant brands.
In addition to his 12 solo exhibitions in Turkey, Greece and Kosova, he also exhibited his work in VI. International Biennial of Drawing Pilsen - Czech Republic - 2008, Biennale Culture De Nittis,Trani - Italy - 2007, Biennale Internazionale dell’Arte Con-temporanea di Firenze – Italy - 2005 and has participated in many group exhibitions in Turkey, Italy, Argentina and Greece.
He has earned numerous awards in various competitions. His unique style consists of strong figures, design concern and clear colours. He continues working in his atelier in Istanbul and also gives drawing and painting lessons at Erenus Art Gallery.

BIENNIALS
2008 - VI. International Biennial of Drawing Pilsen - Czech Republic
2007 - Biennale Culture De Nittis - Trani - Italy
2005 - Biennale Internazionale dell'Arte Contemporane - Florance - Italy

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2008 - Gallery Ambiente - Prizren - Kosova
2007 - Gallery of Ministry of Culture - Prishtina - Kosova
2007 - Vızioni I Ri 2000 - Gjokova - Kosova
2007 - Galeri Forma Palermo Soho - Buenos Aires - Argentina
2007 - Omma Center of Contemporary Art - Chania - Greece
2006 - Erenus Art Gallery - Istanbul - Turkey
2005 - Myrina Art Gallery - Istanbul - Turkey
2004 - Küyad Art Gallery - Istanbul - Turkey
2004 - Myrina Art Gallery - Istanbul - Turkey
2003 - Küyad Art Gallery - Istanbul - Turkey
2002 - Bilkent Dam Art Gallery - Ankara - Turkey
2001 - Bilkent Dam Art Gallery - Ankara - Turkey

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2008 - Gran Trofeo delle Arti e delle Scienze - Torino - Italy
2008 - Accademia Internazionale Santarita - Torino - Italy
2008 -"Instants" International Painting Exhibition - Istanbul - Turkey
2008 - Moderno '08 - Mar del Plata - Argentina
2007 - 5 th International Art Festival - Chania - Greece
2007 - Villa Victoria Ocampo Museum - Mar del Plata - Argentina
2007 - Art Bosphorus - Istanbul - Turkey
2007 - Real Monte Di Pietta - Barletta - Italy
2007 - Svevo Castle - Trani - Italy
2007 - Moderna '07 - Mar del Plata - Argentina
2006 - The Magic Paths of Art – Ferrara - Italy
2006 - Erenus Art Gallery - Istanbul - Turkey
2005 - Art Forum Plastic Art Fair - Ankara - Turkey
Publications
Galleries/Agents Erenus Art Gallery
Email Address bgokay[AT]superonline.com
Website http://www.bahadirgokay.com
Address Hidiv Kasri Caddesi No.4
Kanlica- Istanbul
Nationality Turkey
EducationBahadır Gökay was born in İstanbul, in 1955. He was graduated from the Faculty of Fine Arts, (now known as Marmara University, Graphic Design) in 1982.
Date of birth 02.07.1955
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