Ahmet Kavas

Ahmet Kavas (1989-Denizli Turkey) graduated from Department of Fine Arts Education at Muğla University/Turkey in 2010. He received his master degree from Painting Department in Faculty of Fine Arts at Hacettepe University in Ankara in 2014 and he received a scholarship for a semester in Faculty of Art and Design at Jan Evangelista Purkyne University in the Czech Republic in 2012. His practice ranges from performance to temporary installation, photo, video, drawing-painting, and object. His artworks generally take a critical view of social, political and cultural issues. His first solo exhibition is “Mommy when will I get married” Third Space, Helsinki, FIN 2017. Selected group exhibitions he participated in include:”Immer Ärger mit den Großeltern” Kunsthaus Dresden, DE; “Desintegriert Euch!” 3. Berliner Herbstsalon, Kronprinzenpalais, Berlin, DE 2017; “You left behind” Kasa Gallery İstanbul, TR 2017; “Public Keys” Baumwollspinnerei Leipzig, DE; “Geography” LGBT Pride Week Exhibition, GaleriBu, İstanbul, TR 2017; “Çanakkale Art Walk: Homeland” Kunsthalle, Osnabrück, DE 2017; “Akbank Contemporary Artists Prize Exhibition” İstanbul, 2017; “Acting Space – Bauhaus Goes Kunstfest” Kunstfest, Weimar, Germany, 2016. He is pursuing his MFA in Public Art and New Artistic Strategies at Bauhaus University in Weimar. He lives and works in space.