Tuğçe Diri, Untitled, 2020, acrylic, ink on paper, 100×70 cm

Tuğçe Diri, Untitled, 2020, acrylic, ink on paper, 100×70 cm

About

Tuğçe Diri was born in Eskişehir in 1984. She graduated from Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University in 2010, with a degree from Applied Lithography Atelier and Painting. Diri’s first solo exhibition entitled “Loop” took place at Anna Laudel in 2016. Diri’s works were included in group shows in different art spaces such as Akademililer Art Center, Contemporary Istanbul, Artist 2010, Galeri Selvin. Tuğçe Diri’s works, which consist from different series with diverse mediums such as drawing on paper, canvas and lace, acrylic on canvas, all nourish each other and evolve into a whole body of work in an organic way. The artist describes her work as an effort to place her vital reality plastically, which is based on her experience and geography that she lives in. Traditional arts that embody certain cultural infrastructures and always require meticulousness, patience and attention to detail, are the starting point of the artist who moves towards contemporary forms of expression. She lives and works in Istanbul.

About

Tuğçe Diri was born in Eskişehir in 1984. She graduated from Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University in 2010, with a degree from Applied Lithography Atelier and Painting. Diri’s first solo exhibition entitled “Loop” took place at Anna Laudel in 2016. Diri’s works were included in group shows in different art spaces such as Akademililer Art Center, Contemporary Istanbul, Artist 2010, Galeri Selvin. Tuğçe Diri’s works, which consist from different series with diverse mediums such as drawing on paper, canvas and lace, acrylic on canvas, all nourish each other and evolve into a whole body of work in an organic way. The artist describes her work as an effort to place her vital reality plastically, which is based on her experience and geography that she lives in. Traditional arts that embody certain cultural infrastructures and always require meticulousness, patience and attention to detail, are the starting point of the artist who moves towards contemporary forms of expression. She lives and works in Istanbul.

More artworks

Solo
2018 ‘Another World’, Anna Laudel, İstanbul, Turkey
2016 Loop‘, Anna Laudel, İstanbul Turkey
Group
2019 ‘Housewarming II’, Anna Laudel, Düsseldorf, Germany Step İstanbul Art Fair, Anna Laudel, İstanbul, Turkey “Öğrenebileceğim Yer”, Endless Art Taksim, İstanbul, Turkey
2018 Contemporary İstanbul, Anna Laudel, İstanbul, Turkey
‘Küçük Resmi Görmek’, Akademililer Art Center, İstanbul, Turkey
2017 İdeal Bir Sanatçı Olmanın 21 Yolu, Akademililer Art Center, İstanbul, Turkey Contemporary İstanbul, Anna Laudel, İstanbul, Turkey
‘Rooms and Walls’, Anna Laudel, İstanbul, Turkey
‘Karmaşık’, Imoga Art Space, İstanbul, Turkey
2011 9th International Monastir Art Festival Exhibition, Monastir, Tunusian
Küçükçekmece Municipality Painting Competition Exhibition, Küçükçekmece Cennet Culture and Art Center, İstanbul, Turkey
2010 Artist 2010 Art Fair, TÜYAP Beylikdüzü, İstanbul, Turkey
2009 İpek Ahmet Merey Painting Competition Exhibition, Osman Hamdi Bey Hall, İstanbul, Turkey ARTSHOW Art Galleries Meeting, Galeri Selvin, İstanbul, Turkey
Solo
2018 ‘Another World’, Anna Laudel, İstanbul, Turkey
2016 Loop‘, Anna Laudel, İstanbul Turkey
Group
2019 ‘Housewarming II’, Anna Laudel, Düsseldorf, Germany Step İstanbul Art Fair, Anna Laudel, İstanbul, Turkey “Öğrenebileceğim Yer”, Endless Art Taksim, İstanbul, Turkey
2018 Contemporary İstanbul, Anna Laudel, İstanbul, Turkey
‘Küçük Resmi Görmek’, Akademililer Art Center, İstanbul, Turkey
2017 İdeal Bir Sanatçı Olmanın 21 Yolu, Akademililer Art Center, İstanbul, Turkey Contemporary İstanbul, Anna Laudel, İstanbul, Turkey
‘Rooms and Walls’, Anna Laudel, İstanbul, Turkey
‘Karmaşık’, Imoga Art Space, İstanbul, Turkey
2011 9th International Monastir Art Festival Exhibition, Monastir, Tunusian
Küçükçekmece Municipality Painting Competition Exhibition, Küçükçekmece Cennet Culture and Art Center, İstanbul, Turkey
2010 Artist 2010 Art Fair, TÜYAP Beylikdüzü, İstanbul, Turkey
2009 İpek Ahmet Merey Painting Competition Exhibition, Osman Hamdi Bey Hall, İstanbul, Turkey ARTSHOW Art Galleries Meeting, Galeri Selvin, İstanbul, Turkey