Buket Savcı

About

Born in Istanbul, Turkey

Continues to work at her Brooklyn studio.

Education

2012  New York Academy of Art, New York – MFA – Painting

2010  Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York – BFA – Painting with Highest Honors

2006  Mimar Sinan University of Fine Arts, Istanbul, Turkey – Painting

2005  Marmara University,  Fine Arts Department, Istanbul, Turkey – foundation year.

1998  Ege University, Izmir, Turkey – BArch – Landscape Architecture

Selected Exhibitions

2014 

Solo Exhibition, Olcay Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey (upcoming November)

Collaborative Project, curated by Kaitlyn Stubbs and Jofre Oliveras, Bolit Centre d’Art Contemporani Girona, Girona, Spain

Motus in Figuris, Figurative Exhibition, Dacia Gallery, New York, NY

Serendipitous Synergy, Group Exhibition, curated by Lisa Benson, the Kamakura Arts Center, Tokyo, Japan

2013

Mythology and Folklore, Group Exhibition, curated by Jacob Hicks, Big Irv’s Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Contemporary Istanbul, 8th Annual International Art Fair, with Olcay Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey

Curate NYC Online Exhibition, curated by Anna Zekria,

http://www.curatenyc.org/2013/author/azekria

Curate NYC Online Exhibition, curated by Paz Tanjuaquio,

http://www.curatenyc.org/2013/author/ptanjuaquio

Not for Sale, Group Exhibition and art event, curated by Jacob Hicks, the Lounge Underground, Brooklyn, NY

Summer Exhibition; juried by Allegra LaViola, Wendy Olsoff, and Stephanie Roach, Allegra LaViola Gallery, New York, NY

50th Annual Juried Competition Exhibition, juried by George T. M. Shackelford, Masur Museum of Art, Monroe, LA

Alumni of New York Academy of Art, Group exhibition, Studio 7 Art Gallery and Bernardsville Library, Bernardsville, NJ

Spring Fling, the Lounge Underground Artist Collective Group Exhibition and art event, the Lounge Underground, Brooklyn, NY

Single Fare 3, Works on Metrocards Group Exhibition, RH Gallery, New York, NY

Sketchbook Project 2013, Brooklyn Art Library and will be touring in U.S. and Canada

2012

Contemporary Istanbul, 7th Annual International Art Fair, with Olcay Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey

Reunion Show, Wilkinson Gallery, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

Take Home a Nude 2012, Art Auction, Sotheby’s, New York, NY

Things That Go Bump in the Night, Group Exhibition, curated by Jacob Hicks and Kaitlyn Stubbs, Kraine Gallery, New York, NY

Indiewalls Show, two-person show, curated by Tamara Weg, the Bean – East Village, New York, NY

Small Works Summer Salon Show, curated by Shawn James, Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Overhang, Group Exhibition, curated by Kaitlyn Stubbs and Aliene Howell, the Cupping Room, New York, NY

Green Apples, NYAA/CAFA Online Exhibition, curated by Ian Cao, organized between New York Academy Art and Central Academy of Fine Art, China

MFA Thesis Exhibition, curated by Peter Drake and Margaret McCann, Wilkinson Gallery, New York Academy   of Art, New York, NY

Silentnoise, Art Auction, curated by Chris Barreto and Sabrina Smith, Gallery Bar, New York, NY

Southern Graphics Print Conference, with NY Academy of Art, works selected by Fred Mershimer and John Jacobsmeyer, New Orleans, LA

Something About Her, Group Exhibition, curated by Derrick B. Harden and Kaitlyn Stubbs, the Cupping Room, New York, NY

D.I.Y Artist Appreciation Group Artshow, Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Works On Paper, Group Exhibition, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

2011

Put a Bow on It, Group Exhibition, Kraine Gallery, New York, NY

An Inky Void, Printmaking Group Exhibition, Kraine Gallery, New York, NY

Deck the Walls, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

Take Home a Nude 2011, Sotheby’s, New York, NY

NYAA 5th Annual Summer Exhibition; Flowers Gallery, juried by Matthew Flowers, Carter Foster and Julie Heffernan, New York, NY

Group Exhibition, curated by Peter Drake and Catherine Howe, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

Half Way Home, Group Exhibition, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

Single Fare 2: Please Swipe Again, Group Exhibition, Sloan Fine Art Gallery, New York, NY

Monster Truck As a Self-Portrait / I Don’t Wanna Grow Up, Group Exhibition, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

4th Annual Sketch Book Show, Group Exhibition, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

Obsession / Eros, Group Exhibition, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

2010

Deck the Walls, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

Endless Road, BFA Thesis Show, East Hall Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

Artist Talks and Lectures

Kadir Has University Selimpasa Campus, Istanbul, Turkey, May 2014

Professional Experience

Worked with Chinese artist Liu Bolin as his assistant at his  NY Target Series’ and ‘Hiding in New York’ projects, Eli Klein Gallery, New York, NY, August 2014 and June 2013.

Teaching Experience

New York Academy of Art, New York, NY, post-graduate teaching assistant to Prof. Fred Mershimer for Intaglio Printmaking     Jan. 2013 – May 2013.

Long Island University, Brooklyn, NY, teaching assistant to Prof. Hilary Lorenz for Intermediate Printmaking       Sep . 2012 – Dec. 2012.

Awards and Honors

New York Academy of Art scholarship, NY, 2010-2012

Pratt Circle, Pratt Institute, NY, 2010

Presidential Merit Based Scholarship, Pratt Institute, NY, 2007-2010

Pratt Grant and President’s List, Pratt Institute, NY, 2007-2010

Selected Bibliography

The Figure: Painting, Drawing, and Sculpture, Donald Kuspit, Irving Sandler, Margaret McCann, Skira Rizzoli, September 2014,

Poets and Artists Magazine issue #52, curated by Daniel Maidman, June 2014

Olcay Art Contemporary Istanbul Catalog, Mart Matbaa, Istanbul, 2013. pp 26-29.

Contemporary Istanbul 2013 featured artworks;

http://bayaiyi.com/yakin-menzil/contemporary-istanbul-2013.html

Afterwards Contemporary Istanbul 2013 written by Yasemin Semercioglu;

http://www.ekavart.tv/Yazi/contemporary-istanbul-13-un-ardindan-yazan-yasemin-semercioglu

Contemporary Istanbul 2013 favorite artworks;

http://www.themagger.com/contemporary-istanbul-2013-favori-eserlerim

Olcay Art Contemporary Istanbul Catalog, Mart Matbaa, Istanbul, 2012. pp 36-39.

Interview, Ekav Art TV, Turkey’s primary online Art TV, 2012; “Portre Buket Savci Atature      http://www.ekavart.tv/sanatcilar/diger/portre-buket-savci-atature

Indiewalls Blog, 2012; “New Exhibition Buket Savci Atature at the Bean on 2nd Ave”

http://indiewalls.com/blog/new-exhibition-buket-savci-atature-at-the-bean-on-2nd-ave/

Pratt Success, Featured Artist/Designer, 2012; “Buket Savci Atature

http://www.prattsuccess.com/p/featured-artistdesigner.html

Art-Rated article, Studio Visit – the Lounge Underground, 2012;

http://art-rated.com/?p=624

Studio Visit Magazine, Volume 18, A Juried Selection of International Visual Artists, the Open Studios Press, 2012. pp 8-9.

Flowers Gallery, NYAA 5th Annual Summer Exhibition, 2011; http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fCNUDTR3yHM

Kraine Gallery blog, “An Inky Void”, 2011;

http://krainegallery.blogspot.com/2011/11/111611-inky-void-9-til-11.html

Curate NYC, 2011, A Juried Exhibition of New York City Visual Artists;

http://www.curatenyc.org/index.php/painting/item/1938-buket-savci-atature-hold-me-thrill-me-kiss-me

LIST OF ARTWORK
Roommates 2, 2014, oil on canvas, 70 x 52 inches, Olcay Art
Chain, 2014, oil on canvas, 51 x 70 inches
Warm, 2014, oil on canvas, 48 x 36 inches
Roommates, 2013, oil on canvas, 66 x 60 inches, in a private collection, Istanbul, Turkey
Candy Crushed, 2013, oil on canvas, 48 x 70 inches, in a private collection, Istanbul, Turkey
Untitled, 2013, oil on canvas, 54 x 52 inches
Secret Garden, 2013, oil on canvas, 48 x 70 inches, Olcay Art
Play (with Me), 2012, oil on canvas, 68 x 54 inches, Olcay Art
Picnic, 2012, oil on canvas, 60 x 40 inches, in a private collection, Istanbul, Turkey
Ice Cream 2, 2012, oil on canvas, 42 x 54 inches
Pure Happiness (Ice Cream), 2012, oil on canvas, 43 x 53 inches
Comfort Zone, 2012, oil on canvas, diptych 20 x 68 inches (left piece 20 x 30 and right piece 20 x 38 inches)
Coupling, 2012, oil on canvas, 52 x 39 inches
Untitled (Pillow), 2011, oil on canvas, 24 x 28 inches
Mirror Mirror, 2011, oil on prepared paper mounted on wood panel, 18 x 25 inches
Your Hands Holding Me, 2011, oil on canvas, 14 x 22 inches
Hold Me Thrill Me Kiss Me, 2011, oil on canvas, 17 x 24 inches
Pink Room 1, 2011, oil on canvas, 16 x 22 inches
Pink Room 2, 2011, oil on canvas, 16 x 30 inches, in a private collection, New York, NY

INTAGLIO PRINTS

Two Of Us, 2011, intaglio print with line etching and aquatint, 8 ¼” x 11 ½”, edition of 50
The Room with the Balcony, 2012, intaglio print with line etching and aquatint, 7 ¾” x 10 ½ ”, edition of 25
Our Place For A Couple Of Days, 2011, intaglio print with line etching and aquatint, 11 ½” x 8 ¼”, edition of 50
Butterfly Valley, 2011, intaglio print with line etching, 11 ¼ ” x 8 ½ ”, edition of 50
Lycia, 2011, intaglio print with line etching and aquatint, 8 ½” x 11 ¾”, edition of 25

Contact us

Fowler Arts Collective, 67 West St. #216,

Brooklyn, NY

347 738 8817                                                                   

buketsart@gmail.com