Burcu Gökçek exhibit at artSümer
artSümer is hosting Burcu Gökçek’s second solo exhibition “Us” up to Nov. 9. Analyzing the relationship between soul, mind, and body by utilizing various techniques, Burcu Gökçek recreates the invisible portrait of the visible in her new exhibition at artSümer.
“Us” consists of portraits of mutant characters on canvases of photo-collage transfer and acrylic paint.
Burcu Gökçek was born in Ankara in 1979. She graduated from the Painting Department of Pratt Institute of New York in 2003. She had her first solo show “Çok güzel çinekop var!” at artSümer in 2012. Her video “A Tea Monologue” was screened at the New York and Los Angeles Film Festivals, “White Room” was screened at the Rio de Janeiro Video Festival, and “Self-portrait” was on display in an artSümer exhibition in 2012. Gökçek lives and works in Istanbul.