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ARHUN AKSAKAL

lives and works in Frankfurt, Germany

 

 

1995

 

studied from/at

2014-2016

 

2017-2019

 

 

 

2018-2018

DAAD

 

 

2019-2020

Erasmus

 

2020

born in Offenbach/Main, Germany

 

 

Geology, Goethe-University Frankfurt, Germany

 

Academy of Art Kassel, Germany

Class of Pauline Curnier Jardin,

Class of Andrea Büttner

Academy of Art Sulaimani, autonomous Region Kurdistan

 

 

Università Iuav di Venezia, Italy

Class of Alberto Garutti

 

Academy of Art Staedelschule, Frankfurt/Main

Class of Willem de Rooij,

Guest Prof. Cyprien Gaillard

 

 

exhibitions:

 

 

 

 

2021

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2020

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2019

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Talks / Symposiums

 

 

Don't fuck with the user

Arhun Aksakal, Timon & Melchior Grau

saasfee*pavillion 4th Triennale RAY Fotografieprojekte

Frankfurt/RheinMain, Germany

 

PREMIERE, Class Willem de Rooij

Kressmann-Halle, Offenbach/Main, Germany

 

Raum I7, Class Willem de Rooij,

Rundgang 2021

Städelschule, Frankfurt/Main, Germany

 

simulacrum (solo), Arhun Aksakal

Rundgang 2021,

Städelschule, Frankfurt/Main, Germany

 

 

MusraraMix Festival 20 - Student Competition

Musrara, Naggar School of Art and Society,

Jerusalem, Israel

 

Arhun Aksakal - ubiquity, invisibility and oblivion of a phenomenon

L187, Offenbach/Main, Germany

 

Alienation

KW 36 - Kasseler Woche der Museen

Galerie Haus&Wirt, Kassel, Germany

 

Fremder Blick

7. Marta Hoepffner-Preis für Schwarzweiß-Fotografie 2020 cat.

Hofheim/Taunus, Germany

 

Betriebsausflug, der Klasse Büttner

Fabrik für Allerlei, Kassel, Germany

 

 

Terreno Comune

SdS Università Iuav di Venezia, Venice, Italy cat.

 

SCALA B

Spazioscalalab, Mestre, Italy

 

excerpts of exchange
36th Kasseler Dokfest curated by Annagenia Jacobs, Marlon Middeke

Kassel, Germany cat.

 

l’établissement spécial
Galerie Gravieranstalt, Aachen, Germany

 

Rundgang 2019

Kunsthochschule Kassel, Germany cat.

 

Galeriefest 2019

Galerie Haus&Wirt, Kassel, Germany

 

 

Learning from Tropical Islands - Flamingo in Aspik,

35th Kasseler Dokfest curated by Pauline Curnier Jardin,

text by Becket Mingwen Flannery, Kassel, Germany cat.

 

in der Kubatur des Kabinetts, Fluc+Fluc Wanne,

Vienna, Austria

 

Rundgang 2018

Kunsthochschule Kassel, Germany

 

Learning from Tropical Island - Flamingo in Aspik, Galerie LAGE EGAL

curated by Pauline Curnier Jardin, Berlin, Germany cat.

 

 

Zukunftsforum-Energiewende

documenta-Halle, Kassel, Germany cat.

 

the case of hope for climate change

KMMNspace, Interim am Kulturbahnhof Kassel, Germany

Project for documenta14

 

Rundgang 2017

Kunsthochschule Kassel, Germany

mal was frisches auf die Säule

Säulengang Kassel, Germany

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Axiom

Radio X, Frankfurt/Main, Germany, 2020

 

10sqm

Terreno Comune Issue #1, Università Iuav di Venezia, Italy, 2019

 

Der Wahlraum

Rundgang 2019 Kunsthochschule Kassel, Germany, 2019

 

concepts of critique

Academy of Art Sulaimani, autonomous Region Kurdistan, 2018

 

Zukunftsforum-Energiewende

documenta-Halle, Kassel, Germany, 2017

 

Vollversammlung - AUTONOMIE

Academy of Art Kassel, Germany, 2017