Onur Hastürk, Masa üzerinde çiçekler ile Odalık, 2020, Acrylic, watercolor and 23 K. Gold on Paper (with Muraqqa, Miniature), 64x45cm, close up

Onur Hastürk, Masa üzerinde çiçekler ile Odalık, 2020, Acrylic, watercolor and 23 K. Gold on Paper (with Muraqqa, Miniature), 64x45cm, close up

About

Born in 1983 in Mersin, Onur Hastürk is a visual artist who specializes in the art of classical Ottoman miniature painting and its traditional techniques. In 2008, he was enrolled in BA Traditional Turkish Arts, Illumination and Miniature Art Major in the Faculty of Fine Arts at Konya Selçuk University, achieving the first rank among the students admitted to the under graduate programme. In 2012, he moved to Istanbul and started an MA degree in Illumination and Miniature Art Major programme in the Department of Traditional Turkish Arts, in the Institute of Fine Arts at Marmara University.

He went to Italy in 2014 and stayed there for one year where he furthered his training in Arts and Design at the Accademiadi Belle Arti di Firenze (Academy of Fine Arts of Florence). Upon his return to Turkey, he completed his MA degree in Traditional Turkish Arts, Miniature and illumination Art at Istanbul Marmara University in 2016 and took part in several group exhibitions both at home and abroad. Currently, the artist continues his art practice in Istanbul.

About

Born in 1983 in Mersin, Onur Hastürk is a visual artist who specializes in the art of classical Ottoman miniature painting and its traditional techniques. In 2008, he was enrolled in BA Traditional Turkish Arts, Illumination and Miniature Art Major in the Faculty of Fine Arts at Konya Selçuk University, achieving the first rank among the students admitted to the under graduate programme. In 2012, he moved to Istanbul and started an MA degree in Illumination and Miniature Art Major programme in the Department of Traditional Turkish Arts, in the Institute of Fine Arts at Marmara University.

He went to Italy in 2014 and stayed there for one year where he furthered his training in Arts and Design at the Accademiadi Belle Arti di Firenze (Academy of Fine Arts of Florence). Upon his return to Turkey, he completed his MA degree in Traditional Turkish Arts, Miniature and illumination Art at Istanbul Marmara University in 2016 and took part in several group exhibitions both at home and abroad. Currently, the artist continues his art practice in Istanbul.

More artworks

2019“Olympus Exhibitions I, Portrait”, Curated by Taner Ceylan, Sadık Paşa Mansion, Istanbul, Turkey
Contemporary Istanbul, Anna Laudel, Istanbul, Turkey
2018ODTÜ Art 19, “Yeni Bir Dünya”, Ankara, Turkey
2017Saatchi Gallery, Start Art Fair “Mythology Series”, London, UK
“Past meets Present”, Anna Laudel, Istanbul, Turkey
Design Week Milan 2017, Paper Sculpture Series, Tasarım Vakfı, Milano, Italy
2016Design Week Turkey 2016, Paper Sculpture Series, Tasarım Vakfı, Istanbul, Turkey
Mamut Art Project 2016, “One more Coffee”, Istanbul, Turkey
2014“21st Century Miniature and Illumination Exhibition”, Held under the auspices of the Vatican Embassy, Rome, Italy
“Miniature and Illumination”, Ete Bistro, Florence, Italy
53rd International Bursa Festival Exhibition, Bursa, Turkey
2013“Talismanous Shirts Series”, Mediterranean Games International Exhibition Hall, Mersin, Turkey Rahmi Koç Museum,”Piri Reis- Bir Kâşifin Seyir Defteri”, Istanbul, Turkey
Museum of Casa do Infante, Traditional Turkish Arts Exhibition, Porto, Portugal
2019“Olympus Exhibitions I, Portrait”, Curated by Taner Ceylan, Sadık Paşa Mansion, Istanbul, Turkey
Contemporary Istanbul, Anna Laudel, Istanbul, Turkey
2018ODTÜ Art 19, “Yeni Bir Dünya”, Ankara, Turkey
2017Saatchi Gallery, Start Art Fair “Mythology Series”, London, UK
“Past meets Present”, Anna Laudel, Istanbul, Turkey
Design Week Milan 2017, Paper Sculpture Series, Tasarım Vakfı, Milano, Italy
2016Design Week Turkey 2016, Paper Sculpture Series, Tasarım Vakfı, Istanbul, Turkey
Mamut Art Project 2016, “One more Coffee”, Istanbul, Turkey
2014“21st Century Miniature and Illumination Exhibition”, Held under the auspices of the Vatican Embassy, Rome, Italy
“Miniature and Illumination”, Ete Bistro, Florence, Italy
53rd International Bursa Festival Exhibition, Bursa, Turkey
2013“Talismanous Shirts Series”, Mediterranean Games International Exhibition Hall, Mersin, Turkey Rahmi Koç Museum,”Piri Reis- Bir Kâşifin Seyir Defteri”, Istanbul, Turkey
Museum of Casa do Infante, Traditional Turkish Arts Exhibition, Porto, Portugal