Emine Şahinaz Akalın

1987–1994 Academy for Design Hamburg

Studies with Friedrich Einhoff (painting / drawing), Siegfried Jonas (painting) and Sigrid Sigurdsson (drawing)


1988 Summer academy „Pentiment” Hamburg, studies with Christa Biederbick-Tewes (sculpture and installation)


1996 DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) scholarship


since 1996 freelance artist


1995-1996 Seminar „Direction and production in film and television“ in Studio Hamburg


2001-2005 University of Hamburg, philosophy and art history


2008 Member of artists' collective and art space, Künstlerhaus Hamburg FRISE e.V.


2008 Grant, Office of Culture Hamburg


2008 Member, Association of Visual Artists (Berufsverband bildender Künstler e.V.)


2009 Lecturer, Film and Editing at the Hamburg Media School


since 2010 working as a curtor and publisher 




Selected Exibitions / Publications / Lectures  


2017 Exhibition „Eine Linie ist ein Raum ist ein Objekt“,

Künstlerhaus FRISE, Hamburg 


2017 Exhibition „GOTHAM CITY 10“

Brooktorkai 11, Hamburg 


2016 Exhibition "Petersburger Salon", 

Fleetstreet Theater, Hamburg


2016  Exhibition "global player", Altonale 18, Mercado, Hamburg


2015 Exhibition "Earth“, Fabrik der Künste, Hamburg


2015 Exhibition "dreimal Port", Künstler- und Atelierhaus der Stadt Duisburg


2015 Art Fair B.AGL Art afFAIRs, Berlin 

 

2015 Publication "Floating Volumes #4 - Layering DiverCity.  City and Identity within Artistic Research Textem Publishers Hamburg


2014 Exhibition "Fire“, Fabrik der Künste, Hamburg


2014 Exhibition "40 x 40 x 40“, Levantehaus, Hamburg


2014 curated project: int. exhibition and conference: „Floating Volumes #4 – Layering DiverCity", FRISE, Hamburg, and HfbK-University of fine Arts, Hamburg

 

2014 Exhibition "ABOVE US ONLY SKY“, Bremer Kunstfrühling, Bremen


2013 Exhibition "Water" Fabrik der Künste, Hamburg
 

2013 Exhibition "Niveau de la mer – Meeresspiegel" 

AtelieRnaTional, Marseille

 

2013 Exhibition "Gotham City 6" Open Studios at the Speicherstadt, Hamburg


2012 Exhibition "Petersburger Salon", level one Gallery, Hamburg


 


 


2011 Exhibition „Ach so!?“, Makii Masaru Fine Arts Gallery, Tokyo, Japan 


2011 Exhibition "Kristal Şehir - Crystal City", Architectural Research Studio MARS, Istanbul, Turkey 

 

2011 int. Exhibition and curated project: „Floating Volumes – Hamburg / Istanbul“, #3, FRISE, Hamburg, Germany and „5533“, Istanbul, Turkey at the Gallery Kunst-Nah Galerie, Hamburg, Germany

 

2011 Exhibition „Hamburg, ortsgebunden“, Gallery Pluto, Berlin, Germany


2011 Publication "Floating Volumes #1/#2. City and Identity within Artistic Research - An exchange project by FRISE, Hamburg and 5533, Istanbul including 21 artists.", Textem Publishers Hamburg


 

2010 int. Exhibition and curated project: „Floating Volumes – Hamburg / Istanbul“ #1 and #2, FRISE, Hamburg, Germany and „5533“, Istanbul, Turkey 


2010 Exhibition „Interrobang“, FRISE, Hamburg, Germany


2010 Exhibition „Gegenliebe II - uudelleen rakastaa“, Muu Gallery, Helsinki, Finland


2010 Exhibition „t-e-x-t-p-l-o-s-i-o-n“ Visual artists and philosophers confront to "text". At the Stadtteilarchiv Ottensen, Kesselhaus, Hamburg


2009 Exhibition „Am Ufer der Freiheit“ at “Auf der Freiheit”-Gallery in cooperation with Cultura Vivendi e.V., Schleswig


2009 Exhibition „WHAT IS IMPORTANT“ at Kunsthaus Hamburg (Barlach Hall)


2009 Exhibition at the f & w institution, Hamburg

 

2008 Exhibition "the influence of gender politics in contemporary art" Chiellerie Gallery, Amsterdam

 


2007 Exhibition "Green(c)art" / „close strangers – strange closenesses“ Kunst-Nah Galerie, Hamburg


2007 Annual Exhibition „The Great Mountain Calls“ Works from the year 2007


2007 Annual Exhibition „The Great Mountain Calls“ Works from the year 2007

2006 Annual Exhibition „Come in, we’re open“ Works from the year 2006


2002 Exhibition: Sculpture „Signs of Life“ in Mehringhof / Berlin


1998 Publication in the volume „Interactive Media and their Users“, Nomos Publishers


1997 Lecture at the international conference „Marginale Brüche“ in Cologne, „Cultural Productions of Migrants, Black and Jewish Women in Germany“ in Cologne, speaking topic: „Conventions of Perception and Reception Control in Film“ 


1996 Lecture at the University Siegen, Special Research Division, Topic: „Women and the Internet“


1996 Lecture at the Media Forum Nordrhein-Westfalen on the topic „Internet, Humanity Netted“


1993 Author in „Ponal“ A Collection of Texts, Publisher Martin Hielscher, Edition 406


1992 Exhibition „One Girl’s Day in the Hamburg Borough Wilhelmsburg“ Messehallen Hamburg

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