Mehmet Gunyeli

Title Words of Love #6
Year 2008
Print Laser, metalic print

Paper size 100 x 135 cm
Price On request

Edition of no 2/5
Print provenance Artist

Markings Signed and numbered by the artist on the verso

Extra print info N/A

Artist Biography

Born in Istanbul. After finishing Saint Joseph High School, Mehmet Gunyeli studied Political Science. He started taking photograph in the 1980s. He has had many solo exhibitions and participated in numerous group exhibitions in Turkey and abroad. He has received several awards. He completed his photograph project “The Colors of Earth”. Günyeli is known as being against cultural globalization. In recent years, he has focused on contemporary and conceptual themes. He has two photography books: Viva Cuba Libre (2004, Istanbul) and India (Istanbul, 2006). In 2008 Günyeli was invited to the Prix Pictet Photography Project. His photographs can be seen in the collections of the Istanbul Modern Museum and the Elgiz Contemporary Art Museum in Istanbul.
2010, The Museum of Fine Arts in Houston will include 3 photos of the Dervishes series by Mehmet Gunyeli to the museum private collection.

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